- Jason Aldean will perform with Lenny Kravitz during the 2013 CMT Music Awards. Additionally, Florida Georgia Line will perform with Nelly. The show airs live from Nashville's Bridgestone Arena June 5.
- Carrie Underwood's The Blown Away Tour: Live DVD will be released Aug. 13. The disc includes her performance from Ontario, CA, behind-the-scenes footage, interviews and music videos.
- Easton Corbin performed as a part of Southwest Airlines’ Live at 35 program Thursday (5/30) in association with Taylor Guitars. The travel-sized guitar he used will be given away in a sweepstakes held now through June 14. More here.
Don Reid of The Statler Brothers (6/5)
Tuesday (6/4): Blake Shelton, Cassadee Pope, The Voice (ABC); LeAnn Rimes, The Tonight Show With Jay Leno (NBC); Lady Antebellum, Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC).
Wednesday (6/5): LeAnn Rimes, The Wendy Williams Show; 2013 CMT Music Awards; Gretchen Wilson, Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson (CBS); LeAnn Rimes, Chelsea Lately (E!).
Thursday (6/6): Gretchen Wilson, The Talk (CBS).
This Week's Album Releases
Lonestar Life As We Know It (4 Star)
The first full-length from the band in more than three years, this album marks the return of original lead singer Richie McDonald and features 12-tracks including the single "Maybe Someday."
LeAnn Rimes Spitfire (Curb)
“This album is a peek into my world; who I am, what I’ve gone through, what my emotions are," says Rimes. "It’s an intimate conversation between me and whoever’s listening." The 14-track album features appearances from Alison Krauss, Dan Tyminski, Rob Thomas and Jeff Beck.
Dee Jay Silver Country Club - EP (Sony)
Mash-ups from popular artists create the four-song album that features "Two Black Cadillacs/Jolene (Dee Jay Silver Edit)" by Carrie Underwood and Dolly Parton.
Upcoming Album Releases
Ash Bowers Ash Bowers (6/11)
Hunter Hayes Encore (6/18)
LoCash Cowboys LoCash Cowboys (6/18)
Various Artists Live From The Archives of 650 AM WSM - Volume 1 (6/25)
Gwen Sebastian Gwen Sebastian (6/25)
Travis Tritt The Calm After ... (7/9)
Joey + Rory Inspired Songs of Faith and Family (7/16)
Brett Eldredge TBD (8/6)
Keith Urban Fuse (9/10)
Sheryl Crow Feels Like Home (9/10)