top of page

1/31 Weekly Industry Insider


  • Amethyst Kiah, Callista Clark, Camille Parker, Julia Cole, Laci Kaye Booth, Madeline Edwards, Miko Marks, Morgan Wade, Jenna Paulette, and Lily Rose were named to CMT’s Next Women of Country Class of 2022. Click here to read more about the rising stars on the roster.

  • Kid Rock revealed his plans for his 2022 Bad Reputation Tour. The tour, beginning April 6th, will feature Foreigner and Grand Funk Railroad. Tickets go on sale Friday, January 28th.

  • The 64th Grammy Awards have been rescheduled for 8 pm April 3rd and will air live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. The CMT Music Awards will also move to another date in April, which will be announced shortly.

  • Thomas Rhett announced his 2022 Bring the Bar to You Tour. Parker McCollum and Conner Smith are set to open the tour. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Friday, January 28th.

  • Trisha Yearwood raised more than $38,000 for animal charities as part of the Betty White Challenge.

  • Luke Combs and his wife Nicole revealed on social media that they are expecting their first child - a boy.

  • Country singer Meghan Linsey and Tyler Cain shared photos of their elopement on Instagram.

  • Maddie & Tae singer Tae Dye and her husband Josh Kerr shared that they welcomed their baby girl on January 17th.


Fresh new songs to check out this week

  • Texas Hill released their debut full-length album, Heaven Down Here.

  • Chris Janson released the title track from his next album, All In.

  • Kip Moore dropped a fresh re-recording of “Crazy One More Time (Revisited).”

  • Dustin Lynch revealed that his fifth studio album, Blue in the Sky, is due February 11th.

  • Restless Road released their newest single, “Growing Old With You.”

  • Priscilla Block released her new single, “My Bar” from her upcoming Welcome To The Block Party album.

  • Jessica Willis Fisher shared her empowering new single, “Fire Song.”

  • Erin Grand dropped her new EP Anything But Casual.

  • Ryan Hurd released a new video for his song, “What Are You Drinking.”

  • Presley & Taylor shared their single, “The Storm.”

  • Abby Anderson released her new single, “Be That Girl.”

  • Julia Cole, a CMT’s 2022 Next Women of Country class member, released her acoustic track, “Phoenix.”

  • Joy Okladokun released “Keeping the Light On.”

Listen to new music out this month on our All Country News Spotify playlist. Check out all upcoming album releases here.


"Never Say Never" - Cole Swindell and Lainey Wilson




Hosted by Backstage Bobbi, this month's Country Confidential episode features

Lindsay Ell, Reyna Roberts, Tenille Arts, Sacha, Tiffany Woys and Abby Anderson!

This Tuesday, listen as Rebecca Porter chats with country music artist Jacob Bryant on the weekly All Country News Podcast! Tune in for everything you need to know in country music this week. New episodes every Tuesday. Hosted by Rebecca Porter | Theme Music by Track45

Does your organization or artist have something to promote? Submit to us at

Does your organization or artist have something to promote?
Submit to us at

bottom of page