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Image Courtesy Capitol NashvilleLady Antebellum will release their fifth album, 747, on September 30 featuring the hit title track “Bartender.” That up-tempo lead single is an indication of what listeners can expect on the rest of the project.

Lady A’s Hillary Scott says, “We are pushing ourselves as a band and as songwriters…taking ourselves out of our comfort zone and not taking ourselves too seriously. There’s an urgency and an energy to it that we’ve never released before.”

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Image Courtesy Greenroom PRJason Aldean, Miranda Lambert, Blake Shelton, Dierks Bentley, and Brantley Gilbert are headed to Sin City for the Route 91 Harvest festival October 3 through 5. The event takes place at The Lot across from Luxor Hotel & Casino on the Las Vegas Strip.

Tyler Farr, Randy Houser, Dustin Lynch, Dwight Yoakam, Dan + Shay, and Nashville‘s Charles Esten and Clare Bowen are also on the bill.

Tickets go on sale Friday, August 1 at RT91Harvest.com.

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Comstock/ThinkstockWhat is Taylor Swift‘s young brother’s name? ANSWER: Austin.

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Image Courtesy Capitol NashvilleGarth Brooks is returning to the road this September, and he’s put all other country artists on notice that he’s ready to raise the stakes when it comes to the live concert experience. That challenge is not news to Keith Urban, though.

“You won’t find a country artist who thinks that’s not the case,” Keith tells ABC News Radio. “We all know that. It’s Garth, you know? He hasn’t toured in thirteen years. So, the anticipation and expectation — all of that’s phenomenal. He’s a phenomenal live performer. People know …read more

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Nigel PerryTim McGraw appears to have slapped a woman in the face during his concert this past Sunday after she reportedly tried to make contact with his private parts, according to TMZ.

The gossip website obtained a video of McGraw’s concert at Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood, in Atlanta. The clip shows the singer walking into the crowd as he sings his hit, “Truck Yeah.”

At 44 seconds into the clip, a woman appears to slap McGraw, first in the knee and then a little bit higher. At 50 seconds, Tim looks like he’s …read more

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Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockHunter Hayes has signed on to perform at the 2014 NAB Marconi Radio Awards Dinner & Show September 11 in Indianapolis. The event is part of the 2014 Radio Show taking place in the city September 10 through 12.

George Strait‘s Ocean Front Property was the first album Jerrod Niemann ever bought.

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Image Courtesy CMAA few country stars have earned nods in the Teen Choice 2014′s second wave of nominations.

Luke Bryan is up against the likes of Justin Timberlake, One Direction, Katy Perry and Beyonce and Jay Z for Choice Summer tour. Florida Georgia Line is up for Choice Summer Music Star: Group, and they’re also nominated for Choice Country Song with Luke Bryan on “This Is How We Roll.” Luke’s solo hit, “Play It Again,” gives him a second nominee in the Country Song category along with “Bartender” by Lady Antebellum, Jake Owen‘s “Beachin’” and “Somethin’ Bad” by Miranda …read more

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Image Courtesy Capitol NashvilleLittle Big Town will serve as battle round mentors for Blake Shelton‘s team on the upcoming season of NBC’s The Voice. The band made the announcement by posting a photo with Blake on their Instagram account.

Stevie Nicks will mentor Adam Levine‘s team, and rocker Gavin Rosdale will help out his wife Gwen Stefani‘s group. The mentor for new coach Pharrell Williams hasn’t been announced yet.

Season seven of The Voice premieres September 22 on NBC.

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Image Courtesy: Katie Storr/Stuart Cove’s Dive BahamasBrett Eldredge made good on his promise to go shark diving if his latest single reached the top of the charts, taking the plunge off the coast of the Bahamas Wednesday. The trip was planned with the non-profit organization Rock the Ocean in celebration of his latest #1 hit, “Beat of the Music.” Brett even took the plaques commemorating his gold-selling hit down with him for an underwater photo op.

Brett tells People, “The people who ran it told us the sharks are curious and …read more

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Image Courtesy Allister Ann/Blue Chair/SonyWristbands for Kenny Chesney‘s free Flora-Bama-Jama show were gone just five minutes after fans could sign up for them at Kenny’s site Thursday morning. The show is set for August 16 at the Flora-Bama on the Florida-Alabama line on Perdido Key. Kenny will preview songs from his upcoming album, The Big Revival, due out September 23.

This concert is the only show Kenny is performing in 2014. He says with a laugh, “Maybe the fans are as hungry to see me as I am them. ‘Cause I can’t wait …read more

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