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Country at the Grammys

The 2015 Grammy  Awards will be held on February 8, but today the nominations are being handed out and that means it’s time for country’s elite to be nominated. Below are the country artists nominated for awards:

Best Country Song: 

“Give Me Back My Hometown” – Eric Church

“Automatic” – Miranda Lambert

Meanwhile Back at Mama’s” – Tim McGraw feat. Faith Hill

“American Kids” – Kenny Chesney

“I’m Not Gonna Miss You” – Glen Campbell

Best Country Album

The Outsiders – Eric Church

Riser – Dierks Bentley

Platinum – Miranda Lambert

12 Stories – Brandy Clark

The Way I’m Livin’ – Lee Ann Womack

Best Country Solo Performance

“Something in the Water” – Carrie Underwood

“Invisible” – Hunter Hayes

“Give Me Back My Hometown” – Eric Church

“Automatic” – Miranda Lambert

“Cop Car” – Keith Urban

Best Country Group/Duo Performance

“Gentle on My Mind” – The Band Perry

“Somethin’ Bad” – Miranda Lambert with Carrie Underwood

“Day Drinking” – Little Big Town

“Meanwhile Back at Mama’s” – Tim McGraw feat. Faith Hill

“Raise ‘Em Up” – Keith Urban featuring Eric Church

Best New Artist 

Brandy Clark¹


¹ Brandy Clark was the only country artist nominated in this category.

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Updated: The Big Revival Tour

The Big RevivalUPDATE: Old Dominion was dubbed as a fifth act for many of Chesney’s stadium tours next summer. The indie group will be on the bill for seventeen dates including both nights at Gillette Stadium.

 

The Big Revival Tour is coming to the Northeast sooner than expected. Kenny Chesney and Chase Rice will perform for two nights at Mohegan Sun Arena on April 24 and 25.

Kenny Chesney has once again enlisted Eric Church as an opener. Church will join The Big Revival Tour for 5 stadium dates including Atlanta, Indianapolis, Pittsburgh, Detroit, and Philadelphia.

Kenny Chesney has added a second date at Gillette Stadium on August 29. The show will include Brantley Gilbert, Cole Swindell, and of course Jason Aldean. Tickets for the show go on sale the same day as the Friday show (November 7).

Wednesday morning Kenny Chesney announced that Brantley Gilbert will join the Big Revival Tour for 15 stadium dates. This is in addition to the previous announcement that Jason Aldean would be joining the tour.

Kenny Chesney has announced that he will play 10 stadiums with Jason Aldean. Dubbed “Two Tours One Night,” Jason’s Burn It Down Tour will team up with Kenny’s The Big Revival Tour. Dates include Gillette Stadium on August 28 and MetLife Stadium on August 15 among others. Tickets for Gillette Stadium will go on sale in a couple weeks. The remaining stadium dates will include another superstar in front of Kenny.

Kenny Chesney announced this morning that he is going on tour next year. The Big Revival tour will hit 55 cities in the United States making it his biggest tour since 2009. The tour features stops at about 20 stadiums with the remaining dates being played at amphitheaters and arenas across the country. Kenny will announce the opening acts for the tour within a month as well as specific cities and dates. While no specific artists were named as openers Chesney did say that he’s going to mix it up. Some artists will be on the tour full-time while others will be added for specific markets.  The tour will begin on March 26 in Nashville at the Bridgestone Arena.


The Big Revival is Exactly What Country Needs

The Big RevivalKenny Chesney will released his much anticipated album The Big Revival on September 23. After more than a year between releasing new music, Chesney took his time to ensure that he got this right. And did he ever. All eleven songs are good, something ever so rare in today’s country music. From the new single “Til It’s Gone” to “Wild Child” which features a guest appearance from Grace Potter The Big Revival is everything country music needs.

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