Category Archives: Country

2018 CCMA Awards ceremony Shania Twain win four awards

2018 CCMA Awards ceremony hosted by Shania Twain

The 2018 CCMA Awards ( Canadian Country Music Association Awards ) ceremony was hosted by country music superstar Shania Twain on Sunday the 10th of September at the FirstOntario Centre in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. The venue, which has the capacity of 19,000, opened in 1985 and is home to junior ice hockey team, Hamilton Bulldogs. […]

Lady Antebellum move to a new record label

Lady Antebellum has moved to a new record label, Big Machine Records

Lady Antebellum has moved to a new record label, Big Machine Records, after eleven years with Capitol Nashville. The American country music trio made up of Hillary Scott, Dave Haywood and Charles Kelley, formed in 2006 and signed with Capitol Nashville a year later. During their time with the label they have released six albums: […]

Mike Kennedy George Strait’s drummer dies in crash

Mike Kennedy, George Strait's drummer is killed in crash

George Strait’s long-serving drummer, Mike Kennedy, died in a car crash on Friday the 30th of August aged 59. The accident took place in Lebanon, Wilson County, Tennessee, United States. The Tennessean newspaper reported that he was driving his SUV heading west on Highway 40 when the tragedy, which blocked several lanes of the highway, […]