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Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Restless Heart kicks off its 35th Anniversary Tour January 27 with an appearance at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium on the Grand Ole Opry .

The stars of Nashville have added two more shows to their Farewell Tour in the UK and Ireland. Clare BowenChris CarmackCharles EstenJonathan Jackson and Sam Palladio will play Dublin on April 23 and Belfast on April 24. They’ve also opened up more seats for their April 21 show in London.

Don’t forget to watch for LANCO on Monday’s episode of The Bachelor. The reality dating extravaganza starts at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.

“California, Missouri” is the first release from new Universal Nashville artist Kassi Ashton. You can check it out via an audio-only clip on YouTube.

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ABC/Image Group LA Just as Kelsea Ballerini’s “Legends” is making a place for itself in country’s top five, the newly-married Mrs. Morgan Evans is also gearing up for her headlining tour in support her second album, Unapologetically.  Meanwhile, the singer is learning a lot about her fans, based on the feedback they're giving her on the album.

“The favorites that I've gathered so far are the sass bomb called 'Get over Yourself'...[and] my favorite, which is called 'In Between' seems to be resonating really well," Kelsea tells ABC Radio. "And then, a song called 'Miss Me More,' which is another sassy one. So they seem to like the sassy ones.”

The Knoxville, Tennessee native reveals she’s planning something a little different for the Unapologetically Tour.

“You know, this album is a concept album,” she explains. “It's a story, and I think I'm gonna play it like a story. I think I'm gonna play the record in order and really tell the story of how I wrote it.”  

The Unapologetically Tour kicks off February 8 in Birmingham, Alabama, with “You Broke Up with Me” hitmaker Walker Hayes opening. This summer, Kelsea heads out on the Graffiti U World Tour with Keith Urban.   

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ABC/Image Group LA She's still riding the wave of her first solo #1 on the country chart, but Maren Morris now has new music coming. It won’t be from her own album though: It’s a collaboration with hitmaking deejay/producer Zedd and electronic duo Grey.

Both Maren and Zedd shared the news of their collaboration on social media, along with the artwork for the song, “The Middle,” which features an exploding flower. We’ll be able to hear the song for the first time on Tuesday.

Zedd, who’s made a name for himself as a record producer, has teamed up with Ariana GrandeHailee SteinfeldAlessia Cara, and Paramore's Hayley Williams in the past. This won’t be Maren’s first time coloring outside the country lines, either: She also duets with pop star Niall Horan on “Seeing Blind” from his Flicker album.

Across the board, there’s no shortage of genre-bending country/pop crossovers these days. "Cruise" hitmakers Florida Georgia Line currently have two:  “Meant to Be” with Bebe Rexha and “Let Me Go” with Hailee Steinfeld, Alesso, and watt.

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ABC/Image Group LA “Take a little bit of my heart tonight,” Keith Urban invites listeners, in his new song “Parallel Line.”

The new tune is the second track the Aussie superstar has released from his forthcoming album Graffiti U, following “Female,” which is still scaling the U.S. chart. “Parallel Line” is Keith’s lead single in his native Australia.

“Maybe it’s time we put our hearts in a parallel line,” he sings in the romantic, percussion-driven number that’s laced with seductive harmonies. “Parallel Line” is available to stream or download now, or you can check it out via a new lyric video on YouTube.

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Warner Music NashvilleNewcomer Ashley McBryde’s Warner Nashville debut, Girl Going Nowhere, is set to arrive March 30.

The album takes its title from a track the Arkansas native performed during her Grand Ole Opry debut, one inspired by a bad experience in high school algebra class.

“…We were going around the room saying what we wanted to do when we grew up,” Ashley recalls. “When it got to me, I said, ‘I’m going to move to Nashville and write songs, and they’re going to be on the radio.’ The teacher looked at me and said, ‘That won’t happen and you better have a good backup plan.’”

“It didn’t put the fire out, it just added to it,” the “Little Dive Bar in Dahlonega” hitmaker explains.

Girl Going Nowhere’s lead single is one of four tracks available to stream or download now, including the just-released “American Scandal.” You can check out the song’s new music video on YouTube.

Ashley’s set to make her TV debut Tuesday when she plays Late Night with Seth Meyers, which airs at 12:35 a.m. ET on NBC. From there, she hits the road with Luke Combs on his Don’t Tempt Me with a Good Time Tour, while also squeezing in some March dates on Miranda Lambert’s Livin’ Like Hippies World Tour. 

Here’s the complete track listing for Ashley McBryde’s Girl Going Nowhere:

“Girl Goin’ Nowhere”
“Radioland”
“American Scandal”
“Southern Babylon”
“The Jacket”
“Livin’ Next to Leroy”
“A Little Dive Bar in Dahlonega”
“Andy (I Can’t Live Without You)”
“El Dorado”
“Tired of Being Happy”
“Home Sweet Highway”

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ABC/Image Group LA Miranda Lambert’s already adopted eight rescue dogs herself, and she’ll continue her animal activism on her new Livin’ Like Hippies Tour.

At the entrance to each venue on the trek, her “Little Red Wagon” will be set up to accept dog food, treats, supplies and donations to benefit a local shelter, through her MuttNation Foundation non-profit. Fans who participate will be rewarded with the chance to win a meet-and-greet with the reigning CMA Female Vocalist of the Year.

“I always try to combine my two passions, which are music and mutts,” Miranda says. “I’ve gotten to meet some amazing people that run shelters in the communities where we perform, and I always love connecting with other dog-loving fans.”

Jon Pardi joins Miranda on her 2018 trek, which covers Greenville, SC; Orlando, FL; and Atlanta, GA on its first weekend, before heading to the Northwest the first of February.

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Comstock/ThinkstockCountry-Music-Hall-of-Famers The Oak Ridge Boys scored their first #1 on the country chart in 1978 with this song. Can you name it? ANSWER:  "I'll Be True to  You."

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Warner Music Nashville“All on Me” hitmaker Devin Dawson grew up in California, used to be in a successful rock band, and realized not long ago that he’s happier wearing all black and white.  So when it came time to create the cover art for his debut album, it’s no surprise that he decided to color outside the lines, so to speak.

“I just had this vision of doing something a little different,” Devin tells ABC Radio. “[Album covers for] new artists, country or whatever, usually [are] a picture of your face and a logo. And there's reasons for that, because people don't know who you are, so they need to see your face, y'know? But I wanted to do something a little different that still kind of satisfied that.”

So Devin hired a talented illustrator to draw him, and ended up with a striking image that’s part puzzle, part map of the album.

“He drew my face in the middle of it. It's kind of like this stylized version of me,” Devin explains. “And it's surrounded with what I call 'nuggets' from the record… all of those lyrics are kind of represented on this album cover."

"So, hopefully [listeners] can see what lyric means what, from what piece of the art and how they all work together," he adds. "Hopefully people can...dive into it and keep discovering something new every day.”  

Dark Horse is new in stores and online today, and features Devin’s breakthrough top-15 hit, “All on Me.”

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Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Brett Young’s fourth single from his self-titled debut album will be the project’s closing track, “Mercy.”

Country-Music-Hall-of-Famers The Oak Ridge Boys will release their new album, 17th Avenue Revival, on March 16.

If you missed the TV debut of Dierks Bentley’s new single, “Woman, Amen,” on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, you can watch it online.

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CMTOn Thursday’s new episode of Nashville on CMT, in spite of their awkwardness and apprehension, Deacon Claybourne and Jessie Caine continue to pursue their new romance -- though not without some hiccups.

Deacon’s stepdaughter Daphne Conrad is none too happy to discover the couple having coffee at one of her favorite haunts. Though Daphne insists she honestly wants Deacon to find happiness, her sister Maddie Jaymes finds her in tears, again voicing her dislike for Jessie.

Meanwhile, Maddie grows closer to pop star Jonah Ford, recording a song with him and hanging out with his entourage. A run-in with the paparazzi, however, has her re-thinking whether she’s ready to have a part of her personal life again play out in the media.

Juliette Barnes continues to be drawn in by Darius Enright, though Avery Barkley is not having it, even after meeting with the self-help guru himself. While Avery tries to remain supportive yet protective of Juliette, Darius’s control over the troubled star only seems to grow.

Both Will Lexington’s health and his emotions are at a crossroads, as his ex, Zach Welles, decides to return to California to run for office. Will tries once more to get through to Zach, but Zach’s current boyfriend gets in the way. Will throws himself into his workout routine to try to cope, but both his doctor and roommate Gunnar Scott discover he’s been taking human growth hormone and steroids to increase his gains -- and Will is starting to notice some unwelcome side effects.

Find out what happens next on the final season of Nashville, Thursdays at 9 p.m. ET on CMT.

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ABC/Image Group LA When LANCO decided they wanted to name their debut album after one of their songs, the closing track, “Hallelujah Nights,” ended up being the hands-down favorite.  “That song kind of just encompasses the themes of the album,” lead singer Brandon Lancaster explains.

“We just wanted this album to reflect who we are and our relationships and our circumstances, and the things we've gone through," Brandon says.

"But at the same time, still living in that moment, still looking around you and savoring all the moments that you're given, and knowing that these people that you're around and these moments that you're given...one day they'll just be memories," he adds. "And they go by way too fast.”

With their first #1, “Greatest Love Story,” already in the history books, Brandon confesses that the five friends are getting a little sentimental.

He says, “We already can look back, and we already kind of are nostalgic about certain times, when there were four out of five of us living in one house, or just certain things like that.”

That sense of nostalgia, Brandon says, underlines the album's theme of living in the present, but celebrating and cherishing the past.

Hallelujah Nights, new in stores and online today, also features LANCO's new single, “Born to Love You," which opens the record.

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ABC RadioChris Janson’s February 5 show at Nashville’s historic Ryman Auditorium is a sell-out.

That accomplishment is especially sweet for the “Fix a Drink” hitmaker, since he started his career playing across the alley from the Ryman, at the famed Tootsie’s Orchid Lounge.

“I could not be more grateful and excited to headline this sold-out show in town,” Chris says. “This is a highlight night in my career. I remember playing nights in the bar, seeing stars walk up the back steps and just thinking, ‘Will I ever get there?’ It means a lot.”

Following his show at the “Mother Church of Country Music,” Chris will hit the road with Lauren Alaina and his label mate Cole Swindell on the Reasons to Drink tour.

The second single from Chris’s Everybody album, “Drunk Girl,” is currently climbing the chart.

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ABC/Mark LevineIf you’re hoping Maren Morris’s next single will be the first taste of new music from her sophomore album, well, you’ll likely have to wait a little longer. The Texas native tells Billboard she expect to release a fourth single from her 2016 debut, Hero, as the follow-up to her #1, “I Could Use a Love Song.”

With that self-penned tune becoming her first solo chart topper, Maren says she hopes the climate for female artists on country radio is improving.

“It’s maybe a little healthier, but we definitely have a ways to go,” she tells Billboard. “When you look at the chart, there’s just Kelsea Ballerini and me in the top 20, so we still have work to do.  Hopefully Kelsea’s ‘Legends’ will go to #1 soon.”

“What makes me the most happy,” Maren says of "Love Song" going #1, “is that it means that you can just be yourself, not compromise your art and still be successful at radio. I am hoping it’s not just a step forward for me, but for other female artists as well.”

“I Could Use a Love Song” is competing in the category of Best Country Solo Performance Grammy at the Grammys on January 28 in New York City.  Meanwhile, Maren tweeted she’ll definitely be immortalizing her first #1 with a tattoo -- and added the hashtag "#SorryDad."

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ABC/Image Group LA While we know that Keith Urban’s new album will be called Graffiti U, we don’t know exactly when his follow-up to Ripcord will be out.  However, in addition to “Female” -- his lead single in the U.S. -- we will soon be able to hear another new track from the record.

The Aussie superstar has been sharing glimpses at his new Australian single, “Parallel Line.” First, Keith shared a short video accompanied by a slow, guitar-and-percussion-driven instrumental piece. Later, he followed up with a silent clip that likely reveals some of the lyrics: “It’s time to break the chains that held me back from you.”

“Parallel Line” is set to be released worldwide Friday.

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RCA NashvilleChris Young loves the Jumanji sequel, Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle -- and it turns out The Rock loves Chris Young, too.

“Ok…. the new Jumanji movie is insanely good… Well done!!” the “Losing Sleep” hitmaker tweeted, tagging the star of the film, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson.

The movie star not only tweeted back, he took it one step further.

“Thank ya man. Glad you loved #JUMANJI as much as I did making it,” he said. “And for the record, ‘The Man I Want to Be” came along at the perfect time. Helped me get thru some tough times, but that’s for another conversation over tequila,” The Rock closed, adding a wink and a fist bump emoji.

Now, it sounds like Chris and The Rock will be getting together for some expensive tequila.

“Anytime man!” Chris responded. “I love that song… Don Julio 1942 on me…”

“The Man I Want to Be” hit #1 for Chris in 2009, and is the title track from his sophomore album.

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle is currently the #1 movie in America, and has earned over $700 million worldwide.

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ABC/Image Group LA As Jason Aldean unveils plans for his High Noon Neon Tour with Luke Combs and Lauren Alaina, he’s also giving us a preview of his new album.

“We named this tour after a song that’ll be on my next record,” the two-time ACM Entertainer of the Year says. “It reminds me of the bars I grew up playing in Georgia when I was getting started. We’re going to bring some of that raw energy out this summer with Luke and Lauren -- I know we’re all ready.”

The 34-city trek will kick-off May 10 in Kansas City, Missouri, with tickets going on sale for select cities on January 26. So far, we don't know the timeline for a new album or single from the "Any Ol' Barstool" hitmaker.

Here’s a look at the full itinerary for Jason Aldean's High Noon Neon Tour:

5/10 -- Kansas City, MO, Sprint Center
5/11 -- Peoria, IL, Peoria Civic Center Arena
5/12 -- Des Moines, IA, Wells Fargo Arena 
5/17 -- St. Louis, MO, Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
5/18 -- Chicago, IL, Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
5/19 -- Indianapolis, IN, Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center
5/25 -- Hartford, CT, XFINITY Theatre
5/26 -- Mansfield, MA, Xfinity Center 
5/27 -- Bangor, ME, Darling's Waterfront Pavilion
7/13 -- Bethel, NY, Bethel Woods Center for the Arts
7/14 -- Bristow, VA, Jiffy Lube Live
7/15 -- Saratoga Springs, NY, Saratoga Performing Arts Center
7/21 -- Atlanta, GA, SunTrust Park
7/25 -- Tuscaloosa, AL, Tuscaloosa Amphitheater
7/26 -- Orange Beach, AL, The Amphitheater at the Wharf
7/27 -- Brandon, MS, Brandon Amphitheater
7/28 -- Dallas, TX, Starplex Pavilion
8/10 -- Darien Center, NY, Darien Lake Amphitheater
8/11 -- New York, NY, Madison Square Garden
8/17 -- Charlotte, NC, PNC Music Pavilion
8/18 -- Raleigh, NC, Coastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut Creek
8/19 -- Virginia Beach, VA, Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater at Virginia Beach
8/23 -- Cleveland, OH, Blossom Music Center
8/24 -- Pittsburgh, PA, KeyBank Pavilion
8/25 -- Philadelphia, PA, BB&T Pavilion
9/7 -- Nashville, TN, Bridgestone Arena
9/13 -- Cincinnati, OH, Riverbend Music Center
9/14 -- Clarkston, MI, DTE Energy Music Theatre
9/15 -- Toronto, ON, Budweiser Stage
9/20 -- San Diego, CA, Mattress Firm Amphitheatre
9/22 -- San Bernardino, CA, Glen Helen Amphitheater
9/27 -- Sacramento, CA, Toyota Amphitheatre
9/28 -- Mountain View, CA, Shoreline Amphitheatre
9/29 -- Irvine, CA, FivePoint Amphitheater

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ABC/Image Group LA For the next few days, the biggest party in country music is in Riviera Maya, Mexico, as stars like Sam HuntBlake SheltonDustin LynchMaren Morris, and Brett Young head to the Caribbean for Luke Bryan’s Crash My Playa getaway vacation.

Dustin, who’s a veteran of quite a few tours with Luke, is already expecting the unexpected.

“I caught Luke talking some smack, that he has some surprises for me when I get to Mexico this year, and I don't know what those are gonna be," he laughs. "But coming from him, they're probably gonna be at my expense, of some sort. But we'll see what it is."

Dustin’s become such a staple of the Crash My Playa experience that they’ve nicknamed him “the Ambassador of Fun.”

“To go down there, you get the invite four years in a row, is an honor,” Dustin says. “It's gonna be a blast. We've made it...my band and crew's vacation together, so I'll have the whole band and crew down there. Even my bus driver is coming down to hang out in the pool for awhile.”

“I’d Be Jealous Too,” Dustin’s third single from his Current Mood album, is now making its way up the chart.  

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Comstock/ThinkstockMarie Osmond scored her first country #1 in 1973 with "Paper Roses." She wouldn't land another solo #1 until she topped the chart in 1985 with this song. Can you name it? ANSWER:  "There's No Stopping Your Heart."

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The Recording AcademyThis Grammy Awards will feature past and present nominees coming together to honor those who lost their lives to gun violence and terrorism at various music events last year.

Brothers Osborne, Maren Morris and Eric Church, all of whom performed at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas in October, will team up for this touching segment.  On October 1, during Jason Aldean's set at the festival, gunman Stephen Paddock opened fire ot the crowd from his room at the Mandalay Bay hotel.  Nearly 60 people were killed and more than 500 injured.

In May of 2017, 23 were killed in a terrorist bombing outside a concert venue in Manchester, England where pop star Ariana Grande was performing.

In a statement, Recording Academy president Neil Portnow said, "Live music events have always provided a safe space for fans to gather in a shared celebration of music. Sadly, that wasn't always the case this past year. We believe it's incredibly important to pay tribute to those who lost their lives in these senseless tragedies and to remind musicians and music lovers alike that live music will continue to be a powerful force that unites us all."

Brothers Osborne, nominated this year for Best Country Duo/Group performance, are making their Grammy debut this year.  Past winner Maren Morris is nominated for Best Country Solo Performance.  Other stars performing at this year's Grammys include Little Big Town, Bruno Mars, Elton John, Lady Gaga and Pink.

The 60th Annual Grammy Awards air live from New York City Sunday, January 28 on CBS.

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Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock 2001 CMA Female Vocalist of the Year Lee Ann Womack shared a snippet of her new music video on Instagram. The full clip for “All the Trouble” will be available exclusively on Apple Music for the next two weeks.

Old Crow Medicine Show will celebrate their 20th anniversary by releasing their new album, Volunteer, on April 20. The lead single, “Flicker & Shine,” comes out on Friday.

Blake Shelton’s second single from his Texoma Shore album will be the track, “I Lived It.”

Ricky Skaggs discusses the father of bluegrass music, Bill Monroe, in a chat with the website Reverb. You can watch the conversation on YouTube.

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