Unifying global superstar Dennis Quaid released “Friends," a song meant to unify and celebrate individuality, ethnicity and heritage as this tumultuous year comes to an end. Writer Tina Benitez Eves of American Songwriter lauds, "'Friends,” a song celebrating individuality and unity flooded out... encapsulating differences in heritage and ethnicity and the different people in his life, also acknowledging those true friendships."
Unifying global superstar Dennis Quaid will release “Friends," via Audio Up Records, this Friday, Nov. 27, a song meant to celebrate individuality, ethnicity and heritage as this tumultuous year comes to an end. CLICK HERE to pre-save "Friends." This Wednesday, Nov. 25 Quaid will perform "Amazing Grace" during The Great American Foodathon on Fox at 7:00 p.m. EST. The show will raise money for two very important organizations, No Kid Hungry and City Harvest NYC, that help feed families and children struggling with hunger during this pandemic. Check your local Fox listings or tune in online at AmericanFoodathon.org.
MIRANDA LAMBERT CONTRIBUTES NEW TRACK “CHAMPION” TO SEASON FINALE OF AUDIO UP MEDIA’S CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED SCRIPTED PODCAST MAKE IT UP AS WE GO CREATED BY SCARLETT BURKE AND JARED GUTSTADT
The season finale to the critically acclaimed scripted musical podcast Make It Up As We Go, created by Scarlett Burke and Audio Up Media CEO Jared Gutstadt, has released today from Audio Up Media through iHeartRadio and everywhere else podcasts are heard. In conjunction, Audio Up and Sony Music Nashville today released the official podcast soundtrack featuring an elite class of country music’s finest including: acclaimed singer, songwriter, actor, co-creator and director of the series, Scarlett Burke; multi-platinum, award-winning country-music superstar and series executive producer Miranda Lambert; chart-topping country singer, Lindsay Ell; Valory Music artist Tyler Rich; and GRAMMY®-nominated songwriter and producer, Nicolle Galyon. Lambert’s triumphant new track “Champion” (written by Galyon, Gutstadt, Burke and Jeff Peters) premiered today in the series finale and is also featured on the soundtrack.
Revered international music icons, the Bellamy Brothers, are often celebrated for their trailblazing career as a pop, rock and country crossover duo. Today, global superstars and Big Machine Records recording artists, Tim McGraw and Midland, are tipping their hats to the Bellamys with a re-recording of the Bellamys' No. 1 smash, "Redneck Girl."
Fresh off the highest RIAA® certified 13x Diamond-certified song in history and worldwide smash, “Old Town Road,” which garnered two GRAMMY® Awards, four Billboard Music Awards, two MTV Video Music Awards, two BET Hip Hop Awards, a CMA Award, a Teen Choice Award and an American Music Award, among others, global multi-hyphenate superstar Billy Ray Cyrus returns with The Singin’ Hills Sessions - Mojave. But like the lead lyric of the project says, “don’t call it a comeback.” Cyrus has been in the spotlight since his 1992 No. 1 debut of Some Gave All on the all-genre Billboard album chart, which stayed there for a record-breaking 17 weeks as the top-selling album from a solo artist. The multi-media megastar has churned out 16 albums over the years and with Mojave, it all comes full circle.
GRAMMY®, ACM and CMA winning Shenandoah gears up for the release of Every Road on Nov. 13 via Foundry Records through the final instant-grat track, "Then A Girl Walks In" with Blake Shelton, available now. Every Road also includes star power collaborations with Luke Bryan, Ashley McBryde, Dierks Bentley, Lady A, Zac Brown Band, Carly Pearce, Cody Johnson and Brad Paisley.
Live From The Troubadour, the new album from original female outlaw and country music icon Tanya Tucker is out today via Fantasy Records. It's Tanya’s first release since winning two GRAMMY® Awards earlier this year for While I’m Livin’, and today, October 16th, marks the one-year anniversary of the historic set from which Live From The Troubadour originates. Stream and/or download Live From The Troubadour, HERE.
Tune in: Naomi Judd to Present During The American Humane Hero Dog Awards on Hallmark Channel Oct. 19 at 8/7c
Six-time GRAMMY®, nine-time CMA and seven-time ACM Award-winning entertainer, Naomi Judd, will appear during the The American Humane Hero Dog Awards on the Hallmark Channel Monday, Oct. 19 at 8/7c. Naomi will present an award to service dog service dog Dolly Pawton and her handler. The American Humane Hero Dog Awards is an annual, nationwide competition that recognizes the heroes on both ends of the leash. Seven courageous canines will be featured, and only one dog will be awarded the 2020 American Hero Dog title. Annually, the event is a formal gala at the Beverly Hilton, but this year the event is virtual due to COVID-19. For more information and to donate, visit herodogawards.org.
SHENANDOAH AND LADY A TO PERFORM “EVERY TIME I LOOK AT YOU” ON THE KELLY CLARKSON SHOW MONDAY, OCT. 12
GRAMMY®, ACM and CMA winning Shenandoah will perform "Every Time I Look At You" with five-time GRAMMY® winning country trio Lady A on "The Kelly Clarkson Show" Monday, Oct. 12. The collaboration, penned by Charles Kelley, Hillary Scott and Dave Haywood of Lady A, as well as Dallas Davidson, is the second track from Shenandoah's forthcoming album, Every Road, available everywhere Nov. 13 via Foundry Records.
Multi-hyphenate superstar Dennis Quaid continues to connect with audiences of all facets of his legendary career, as he releases "America, I Love You, Too," a LIVE performance track originally aired during CMT's 2020 Concert for Love & Acceptance with a message of unity and patriotism.