Taking place Sept. 8 in Nashville, the ACM Honors is an annual showcase paying tribute to special award recipients including Carrie Underwood, Toby Keith, Kris Kristofferson and the late “Cowboy” Jack Clement.
He just released the acclaimed “Band of Brothers,” but already Nelson is looking ahead to future projects–and to the next gig on his seemingly endless road tour.
Their collaborative song is inspired by the beloved childhood film.
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Nelson says he and the “Merry Go Round” singer are going to cut one of his old songs together. Musgraves calls the song “the realest s–t you’ll ever hear.”
Brian Wilson is tapping into some powerful guest vocalists for his upcoming album.
The list also includes legends such as Bill Monroe, Ernest Tubb and Kitty Wells alongside such contemporary stars as Taylor Swift, Eric Church and Kacey Musgraves.
“Traditionally, country music is a truth-telling, adult format,” Clark tells Radio.com. “I always want my music to be truthful and a dark comedy. Happy and sad. High and low.”
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“Country music is America’s music,” Carrie Underwood said, and the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum is “the pride of Nashville.”
“I thought it’ll be a cool, intimate evening on a large scale for people to learn something about songs they love,” Urban told Radio.com about tonight’s concert, which benefits the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum.
“I’m so proud to be here representing country music,” Musgraves said from the stage. “And I just want to ‘cheers’ everybody in this room that ‘follows their arrow.'”
“Regardless of your political beliefs, everybody should be able to love who they want to love and live how they want to live,” Musgraves told Radio.com.
The Zac Brown Band will kick off the Great American Road Trip Tour this May in Nebraska. The bandmates will also introduce fans to their newest member, bassist Matt Mangano.