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Photo Credit: David McClisterMiranda Lambert is excited to release her new studio album, Platinum, next week, but all the TV appearances and interviews that go into promoting the project are distracting the singer from her favorite new hobby — horse-riding competitions. She recently picked up a few ribbons in her first competition, and Miranda is planning her upcoming Platinum tour around even more horse shows.

She says with a laugh, “I’m trying not to let myself take away from my career, but I already marked on the calendar, ‘Cannot tour this weekend and this …read more

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Capitol NashvilleGet well wishes go out to Luke Bryan, who fell off the stage during his Thursday night concert in Charlotte, NC. A fan video captures the moment Luke fell into the pit while performing a cover of the Macklemore & Ryan Lewis pop hit, “Can’t Hold Us.” He later tweeted, “I’m good. Few stitches.”

Luke plans to continue his That’s My Kind of Night tour with a two-night stand in Bristow, VA Friday and Saturday night.

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Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockAlabama will kick off the CMA Music Festival’s nightly concerts Thursday, June 5 with a full performance at LP Field. This appearance marks Alabama’s first time performing at CMA Music Festival, formerly known as Fan Fair, in 19 years.

Luke Bryan will serve as the grand marshal for the FedEx 400 benefit Autism Speaks NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Dover International Speedway Sunday. The race starts at 1 p.m. ET on FOX.

Joe Nichols joins Lady Antebellum for a trio of concert dates this weekend starting Friday night in Cincinnati.

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Warner Music NashvilleAs Brett Eldredge watched his breakthrough hit, “Don’t Ya,” climbing the charts, he promised to go skydiving if the song went to #1. He made good on that promise when that song hit the top spot. Now he’s made a bet to go shark diving if his latest single, “Beat of the Music,” becomes his second #1 hit. That song is in the top five now, so Brett is sweating bullets about a potential trip to swim with the sharks.

“I can’t believe I actually might go shark diving,” Brett says, adding …read more

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CMTKacey Musgraves and Katy Perry‘s CMT Crossroads episode doesn’t premiere until June 13, but a sneak peek of their duet on Katy’s song “Roar” is now posted at People.com.

In addition to that pop hit, Kacey and Katy trade vocals on Kacey’s breakthrough single “Merry Go Round” and later hit “Follow Your Arrow.” Covers of Bonnie Raitt‘s “I Can’t Make You Love Me” and Dolly Parton‘s “Here You Come Again” round out the Crossroads set list.

This installment of CMT Crossroads marks the show’s 50th episode.

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Sony Music NashvilleEven though he’s taken the year off the road, Kenny Chesney is still being recognized for his achievements in the touring industry. Just this week, Billboard named Kenny the only country artist in the top 10 touring acts from 1990 to 2014, with nearly 13 million tickets sold. That puts Kenny at #9 on the list, behind the likes of the Rolling Stones, U2, and Bruce Springsteen.

Kenny has been using his time off the road to work on a new album, and fans can expect to hear those songs on the …read more

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CMTRascal Flatts, Cassadee Pope and LeAnn Rimes are among the first presenters announced for the 2014 CMT Music Awards next week in Nashville. Actors Beth Behrs, Brooklyn Decker, James Van Der Beek, and Kate Walsh will also hand out trophies, along with CMT’s Broken Skull Ranch host Steve Austin.

Blake Shelton, Brantley Gilbert, Eric Church, Carrie Underwood, Florida Georgia Line, Little Big Town, Miranda Lambert and Keith Urban are all performing on the show, along with several of country’s other top stars. Fan voting for the 2014 CMT Music Awards is now open at CMT.com.

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People CountryLuke Bryan has been named People Country‘s Sexiest Man 2014, and in the cover story, he opens up about what he finds sexy in a woman.

“Confidence, and the ability to wing it and the ability to get fancied up and pretty,” Luke says. “I love the whole girl-next-door thing, the whole thing of, you know you’re pretty but not going too far with it.”

Of course, Luke’s wife Caroline embodies all of these qualities, and she’s not asking for much from Luke in return. She just wants him to stay off his mobile phone …read more

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Comstock/ThinkstockWhat is the title of the first Pistol Annies album? ANSWER: Hell on Heels.

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EB Media PRRandy Houser, Love and Theft, Cassadee Pope, Jon Pardi, Casey James, and Big & Rich have joined the lineup for the 2nd Annual Pepsi Gulf Coast Jam Labor Day weekend, August 29 through 31 in Panama City Beach, FL. Carrie Underwood, Blake Shelton and Dierks Bentley were previously announced as this year’s headliners.

Tickets for the event are available at GulfCoastJam.com.

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