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Watch Kenny Chesney Throw a Colossal Beach Party

November 24, 2014

While his latest radio release, "Til It's Gone" climbs the charts, Kenny Chesney is releasing a video for a different track on The Big Revival album. "I always thought 'Flora-Bama' was one of those songs people will know and sing, live and breathe...


Jake Owen Joins Kenny Chesney's 'Revival'

November 12, 2014

When future country superstar Kenny Chesney first arrived in Nashville, he was pitching his songs to music publishers and playing for tips down on lower Broadway. As he has risen through the country-music ranks on tour, the east Tennessee native...


Kenny Chesney, Jason Aldean Plot Summer Stadium Tour

October 27, 2014

For the past two summers, Jason Aldean has been following in Kenny Chesney's stadium-sized footprint, playing some of the nation's largest venues. But next summer, he'll be walking right alongside country's king of summer when the two launch their first-ever...


Watch Kenny Chesney Strip Down New Single For Intimate Show

October 13, 2014

 Kenny Chesney only played two shows this summer, choosing to focus on his new album — the chart-topping The Big Revival — instead of continuing a summertime tradition that dates back to 2001. As to be expected from someone who's spent...


Hear Kenny Chesney's Dynamic 'Revival'

September 10, 2014

With his latest single, "American Kids," Kenny Chesney already has a Number One hit from his yet-to-be-released album, The Big Revival. Now, in anticipation of the LP hitting stores September 23rd, the country superstar has released the audio for...


Kenny Chesney Announces His Only Show of 2014

July 17, 2014

Kenny Chesney may not be touring this summer, choosing to press "pause" on his annual stadium treks while he finishes up his new album, The Big Revival, but that hasn't stopped him from scheduling one special show. On August 16th, the "American Kids"...


Off-Broadway Goes Country

June 23, 2014

Over the past decade, Broadway has seen its share of musicals based on the country songbook. The short-lived Ring of Fire wove its story around the hits of Johnny Cash. Million Dollar Quartet focused on songs by Cash, Elvis Presley,...


Kenny Chesney Is Tops in Touring

May 28, 2014

Kenny Chesney is officially king of the country road. The Tennessee native is the only country artist in the Top 10 of Billboard's list of the highest-grossing touring artists of the past quarter century. He has raked in a cool $753 million in that time,...


George Jones' Farewell Concert Will Now Be an All-Star Tribute

May 7, 2013

What was supposed to be George Jones' farewell show in Nashville this November has been turned into an all-star tribute that will feature performances from artists including Garth Brooks, Kid Rock and Charlie Daniels. "Everyone has been...


John Mayer to Join Brad Paisley Onstage at ACM Awards

April 5, 2013

John Mayer has been added to the Academy of Country Music Awards ceremony on April 7th, where the singer, songwriter and guitarist will join Brad Paisley onstage for a special performance. Other performers include co-hosts Luke Bryan and Blake Shelton,...


Dixie Chicks to Headline Canadian Festival

December 26, 2012

The Dixie Chicks will make an increasingly rare live appearance next summer, headlining Canada's Craven Country Jamboree. The country trio will replace Lady Antebellum, who have canceled upcoming tour dates around singer Hillary Scott's pregnancy. The...


Kenny Chesney Taps Eric Church as Special 'Revival' Guest

November 10, 2014

Kenny Chesney was a big fan of Eric Church's songwriting before tapping him to open his 2013 No Shoes Nation Tour, but watching his tourmate's show night after night brought his respect for the "Talladega" singer to a whole new level. "Doing it...


Kenny Chesney Returns to the Road

October 24, 2014

Fresh off the triumphant debut of The Big Revival, his 13th Number One country album debut, Kenny Chesney is returning to the road. The country superstar visited ABC's Good Morning America on Friday to announce the Big Revival Tour, which will hit arenas,...


Kenny Chesney Is 13-Time Country Album Chart Topper

October 1, 2014

Kenny Chesney's 15th album, The Big Revival, debuted at Number Two on the Billboard 200 chart this week, barely missing the top spot. Co-produced by Chesney himself and loaded with guest appearances by Alison Krauss, Dan Tyminski and Grace Potter...


Kenny Chesney Co-Produces Football Film

July 30, 2014

Kenny Chesney is moonlighting for ESPN again. Teaming up with lauded Nashville filmmaker Shaun Silva, the country star and avid football fan has co-produced a documentary on one of the most legendary NCAA figures of all time, former Florida Gators and...


Rivers Rutherford Tells Wild Stories Behind Hits

July 7, 2014

Growing up three blocks from Graceland, Rivers Rutherford's early musical ambitions were pretty much a given. Songwriter Spotlight: Luke Laird "On the gates of Graceland, there's (an iron sculpture of) Elvis playing guitar. We'd drive past it every...


Kenny Chesney's New Album: Second Time's the Charm

June 12, 2014

To call Kenny Chesney's upcoming album a labor of love might be a bit of an understatement. The country superstar known for his massive summer tours took a break from the road this year to concentrate on the new music, and reports he's been in the studio...


Swift, Chesney Top Billboard's Money-Maker List

March 11, 2014

Taylor Swift owned the top spot of Billboard's highest-paid musicians of 2013, raking in $39,699,576.60, which was plenty to best second and third place finishers Kenny Chesney and Justin Timberlake who earned $32,956,240.70 and $31,463,297.03. Using...


Kid Rock, Brad Paisley to Perform at George Jones' Funeral

May 1, 2013

Kid Rock and Brad Paisley are among the acts that will perform at George Jones' funeral. The country legend will be honored tomorrow at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville. In addition to Rock and Paisley, Alan Jackson, Ronnie Milsap, Randy Travis,...


Springsteen MusiCares Tribute to Feature Neil Young, Mumford & Sons

January 2, 2013

Neil Young, Mumford & Sons and Eddie Vedder are among the performers paying tribute to Bruce Springsteen when he's honored as the 2013 MusiCares Person of the Year February 8th in Los Angeles. Elton John, Jim James, Tom Morello,...