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Runaway June Continues to Make History With “Buy My Own Drinks”

Country trio, Runaway June is continuing to make history with their latest single “Buy My Own Drinks.” Jennifer Wayne, Naomi Cooke and Hannah Mulholland make up the trio that have been making history as the first 3 female trio in over 14 years to reach the top 10 since SHeDAISY in 2005. There have been several female duo’s over the years, but female trios are harder to come by. Pistol Annies has been active over the last few years, but have not yet reached the top 30.

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This is the first top 10 hit for Runaway June who has been on an all female tour with Carrie Underwood and duo Maddie & Tae. Lead singer, Naomi Cooke told Billboard :

“It’s a truly incredible feeling to be celebrating our first top 10. We are overwhelmed. This has been such exciting year: being on the road with Carrie and releasing our first album. It feels so good to be able to swing open the door wider for female artists.”

Previous singles for the trio include “Lipstick” which reached the top 30 and “Wild Wild West” that reached the top 40. Along with the success of their current single, the trio also released their debut alum Blue Roses which debuted in the top 5 in Country Album sales.

“Buy My Own Drinks” is still climbing the charts, rising to #9 last week and looking to reach #8 soon. Their touring mate, Underwood is also in the top 10 at #6 with “Southbound.” What a tour!

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Spring Has Sprung at ACM Awards!

The biggest night in country music gave us plenty to talk about at the water cooler this week. The performances were on fire, (some literally, like Miranda Lambert) they had us singing along, dancing, laughing, and even tearing up. Reba was the “Hostess with the mostest” as she delivered some zingers throughout the night and laid down some truths about women in the industry.

Speaking of zingers, how about this truth bomb from Reese Witherspoon.

It may be hard out there for a female country artist, but boy do they look good doing it! The red carpet and stage were filled with looks we loved.  Spring has sprung with the theme of pastels and bright colors, which gave us major style inspo. Check out our favorite looks below:

Lindsay Ell 

Maren Morris

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Carly Pearce

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Lauren Alaina

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Kacey Musgraves

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Reba

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Mickey Guyton

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Maddie & Tae

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Miranda Lambert

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What were some of your favorite looks? Sound off below!

CMA Fest Announces Cracker Barrel Country Roads Stage at Ascend Amphitheater!

CMA Fest Announces Cracker Barrel Country Roads Stage at Ascend Amphitheater 
CMA Fest is only 50 days away and with it approaching another stage has been announced! Cracker Barrel is returning as title sponsor for the country roads stage at Ascend Amphitheater.

Thursday June 7th, 2018 
7:00pm-7:30pm Everette
7:30pm-8:00pm Runaway June
8:00pm-8:30pm Lindsay Ell
8:30pm-9:00pm Chase Bryant
9:00pm-9:30pm Craig Campbell
9:30pm-10:00pm Granger Smith
10:00pm-10:30pm Chase Rice
Friday June 8th, 2018 
7:00pm-7:30pm Clare Dunn
7:30pm-8:00pm Drake White
8:00pm-8:30pm Maddie & Tae
8:30pm-9:00pm Tyler Farr
9:00pm-9:30pm Lee Brice
Saturday June 9th, 2018 
7:00pm-7:30pm Tegan Marie
7:30pm-8:00pm Cale Dodds
8:00pm-8:30pm Morgan Evans
8:30pm-9:00pm Michael Ray

Country Stars Band Together To Benefit ‘Orlando’s Night Of Healing And Country Music’

On Tuesday June 21st, 2016 country stars will come together to raise money for the victims and their families of the Orlando tragedy.

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Orlando’s Night Of Healing & Country Music is sponsored by Orlando radio station K92.3. All proceeds from ticket sales and parking fees will go to the ‘OneOrlando Fund‘ which was announced by the Mayor in the wake of the Tragedy at Pulse nightclub this past weekend.

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Performers slated to preform are Billy Currington, Easton Corbin, Parmalee, Cole Swindell, Tyler Farr, Maddie and Tae, Jerrod Niemann, Canaan Smith and Michael Ray

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Tickets are available for purchase on Ticketmaster.com for $20.00 (plus tax) with Ticketmaster fees waved. The event will be held at CFE arena on the campus of the University of Central Florida. Once again Country artisits and the music industry prove that they’re always there to help out in a time of need.