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Luke Reflects On 1st CMA Win

Luke Reflects On 1st CMA Win

| February 1, 2015

It was his greatest CMA victory, and at the same time, it was his first CMA victory!  It’s been three months since Luke Bryan was named CMA Entertainer of the Year.  Lots of time to think and reflect on the big night.  He shares some great memories with Country Countdown USA’s Lon Helton this week.  For example, […]

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2015 ACM Awards Nominations

2015 ACM Awards Nominations

| January 30, 2015

ENCINO, CA (January 30, 2015) – Nominations were announced today for the 50th ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS, Country Music’s Party of the Year®, honoring country music’s superstars and hottest emerging talent. Hosted by ACM Award winners Blake Shelton and Luke Bryan, the ACM Awards are produced for television by dick clark productions and will […]

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Carrie Won't Go To Super Bowl

Carrie Won’t Go To Super Bowl

| January 26, 2015

Every week this fall, Carrie Underwood sang the theme for NBC’s Sunday Night Football.  And when the Super Bowl begins this Sunday night on NBC, Carrie will once again sing the theme.  But she told Country Countdown USA’s Lon Helton she won’t actually attend the game in Phoenix: “I am going to be insanely pregnant!  […]

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Eric Church: No To Stadiums

Eric Church: No To Stadiums

| January 26, 2015

It was just announced that Eric Church will join Kenny Chesney for five stadium shows this summer.  It will make a return for Church to stadiums, which he did in 2013. Country Countdown USA’s Lon Helton asked Eric if he’d like to headline stadiums himself:  “No.  For the type show we do, we are trying to […]

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Eric Church: Grammy Or Baby?

Eric Church: Grammy Or Baby?

| January 26, 2015

The main thing on Eric Church’s mind right now is the personal and professional convergence that’s about to take place.  He & his wife are expecting their second child, and Eric is performing at the Grammy Awards, where he’s got four nominations.  Eric told Country Countdown USA’s Lon Helton they might happen at exactly the same […]

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Eric Church Co-Hosts 1/24-25

Eric Church Co-Hosts 1/24-25

| January 21, 2015

Eric Church co-hosts the Countdown this week.  His current Top 5 hit is “Talladega.”  He is nominated for FOUR Grammy Awards, including Best Country Album for “The Outsiders.”  Eric just announced another four months of The Outsiders World Tour.  Plus Eric will join Kenny Chesney on five of his stadium concerts this summer.  Eric tells Lon about singing […]

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Carrie Underwood's Song Cabin

Carrie Underwood’s Song Cabin

| January 18, 2015

Carrie Underwood’s latest album, “Greatest Hits: Decade #1,” features more than Carrie’s voice.  She also wrote the majority of the songs on the project.  Many of those hits were written in a secluded cabin near Nashville that she owns specifically for writing songs.  She spoke with Country Countdown USA’s about her little getaway: A few […]

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Carrie: New Music This Year

Carrie: New Music This Year

| January 18, 2015

Carrie Underwood’s latest album is “Greatest Hits: Decade #1,” covering ten years of hits, two CDs, and 25 songs.  But when does Carrie begin Decade #2?  Carrie tells Country Countdown USA’s Lon Helton that she hasn’t actually set a deadline: “I hate stamping a done date on things before it’s done, but it’s always been […]

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Carrie: Mike Likes The Name "Bo"

Carrie: Mike Likes The Name “Bo”

| January 17, 2015

Carrie Underwood and her husband Mike Fisher are expecting their first child, a boy, in a few months.  Carrie told Country Countdown USA’s Lon Helton that she and her husband have already had some conversations about raising their son: “He keeps trying to push the name “Bo” for our little guy.  I just won’t have […]

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Carrie Underwood Co-Hosts 1/17-18

Carrie Underwood Co-Hosts 1/17-18

| January 13, 2015

Carrie Underwood co-hosts the Countdown this week.  Her current hit is “Something In The Water,” and it’s part of her new album Greatest Hits: Decade #1. Carrie updates us on all the preparations for her first child, and how it will affect her plans for the rest of 2015.  She says she’s received advice from other […]

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