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Parmalee rolls out “Sunday Morning” as wake-up call to sophomore album

BBR Music Group Parmalee‘s new single from their forthcoming sophomore album is “Sunday Morning,” a tune co-written by lead singer Matt Thomas.

“The song is about getting back to that one person who makes you feel easy… the one that brings the crazy down a notch,” Matt says. “It’s kinda like waking up on a calm Sunday morning.”

The new track is available to stream or download now. You can also check out an audio-only version of “Sunday Morning” on YouTube.

The sophomore album from the North Carolina band is due sometime this …read more

I’m No Angel: Chris Stapleton unleashes “Broken Halos” as first track from second album

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ABC/Image Group LAChris Stapleton first premiered his new song, “Broken Halos,” last December on Dolly Parton‘s Smoky Mountains Rise telethon to help victims of the East Tennessee wildfires. Now, it’s also the first studio track you can hear from the Kentucky native’s forthcoming sophomore album.

You can check out an audio-only version of the opening song on From A Room: Volume 1 on YouTube, or you can instantly download the track by pre-ordering the follow-up to Traveller.

The new album is due May 5, with a second set also recorded at historic RCA Studio …read more

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Country star trivia

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Comstock/ThinkstockLoretta Lynn scored her most recent #1 with the title track of this album from 1977. Can you name it? ANSWER: Out of My Head and Back in My Bed.

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Why Thomas Rhett Owes His Love for the Bee Gees to His Grandma

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Monty Brinton/CBS Sunday night, some of the biggest names in country music pay tribute to the brothers Gibb, as Thomas Rhett, Kelsea Ballerini, Little Big Town and Keith Urban perform on the CBS special, Stayin’ Alive: A Grammy Salute to the Music of the Bee Gees.

“I’m going to be doing ‘To Love Somebody,’” Keith reveals. “I remember hearing the song a lot when I was growing up and always loving it. It’s such a simple song. It’s just beautiful,” he adds.

Thomas Rhett, on the other hand, didn’t come to the Bee Gees quite as easily as …read more

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Report: Sam Hunt rumored to be tying the knot this weekend

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ABC/Mark LevineBy the end of the weekend, Sam Hunt is likely to be a married man, according to TMZ.

The “Body Like a Backroad” hitmaker is rumored to be tying the knot with his longtime love, Hannah Lee Fowler, Saturday in a small ceremony in his hometown of Cedartown, Georgia.

Hannah was both the inspiration for Sam’s breakthrough Montevallo album, and the woman he serenaded with his hit single at the ACM Awards earlier this month.

TMZ reports that Nashville bridal designer Olia Zavozina, who was responsible for Sam’s ACM outfit, will also do the clothes for …read more

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Pomp’s Tire Text to Win on 103-FXD – This Week’s Winner – Tyler in Iron River

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Marquette, Michigan – April 14th, 2017 — Tyler in Iron River is this week’s winner of Pomp’s Tire Text to win on 103-FXD! Play along all next week with me, Eric Scott in the 7am hour for your chance to win! Text the keyword to 361-WFXD that’s 361-9393. It’s a free oil change from Pomp’s […]

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Two Trishas, No Garth: Madame Tussauds Nashville opens for business

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ABC RadioThursday evening in Music City, Trisha Yearwood became the final celebrity to come face-to-face with her double, before the opening of Madame Tussauds Nashville.

Dressed almost identically to her wax likeness, the two-time CMA Female Vocalist of the Year inspected her carefully crafted facsimile before wielding a pair of giant scissors to open Nashville’s newest tourist attraction.

“This is my first ribbon-cutting ever!” Trisha exclaimed after performing her duties.

The first Madame Tussauds to ever focus solely on music, the Nashville location includes legends you might expect like Hank Williams Sr., Loretta Lynn, Tammy Wynette, Waylon Jennings and …read more

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Nashville notes

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Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockZac Brown Band‘s Jimmy De Martini and his wife Stacey welcomed their fourth child on Tuesday, their first daughter, named Jonelle. She joins big brothers James, Joseph and Jackson.

Ty Herndon will put on his second Concert for Love & Acceptance Thursday, June 8 at the Wildhorse Saloon in Nashville. CMT’s Cody Alan will emcee the benefit for at-risk youth.

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Tucker Beathard – “Momma and Jesus” 103-FXD Song of the Day

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Marquette, Michigan – April 14th, 2017 – Tucker Beathard – “Momma and Jesus” is your new music add and song of the day for this Friday on 103-FXD! Tucker Beathard – “Momma and Jesus” is a powerful new song from Tucker Beathard and can be heard today on 103-FXD. #1 in NEW Country – 103-FXD […]

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