The lineup for the 2015 Country Music Association Festival was announced this morning. The four day event which culminates each night at LP Field in Nashville, features a number of huge names including Keith Urban, Brad Paisley, Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean, and many more.
Over the past couple of weeks multiple high profile country artists have made the decision to remove parts of their music catalogs from the streaming service Spotify. The first to do so, Taylor Swift, set the precedent. Shortly after, Jason Aldean pulled his most recent record Old Boots, New Dirt and this week both Brantley Gilbert and Justin Moore pulled their most recent releases from the streaming service. So why are popular artists choosing to remove their most recent releases from the popular service?
Former college football player and rising country music star Sam Hunt released his debut EP on Monday. The project titled “X2C” features four tracks including his current single “Leave the Night On”. Sam Hunt isn’t making traditional country music. It’s a pure mix of country lyrics and pop beats. Continue reading Sam Hunt’s Debut EP Shines