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MUSIC ICON STEVEN TYLER EARNS REMARKABLE DEBUT WITH #1 COUNTRY ALBUM

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NASHVILLE, TN (July 26, 2016) – Iconic songwriter and prolific singer Steven Tyler’s highly anticipated first solo album WE’RE ALL SOMEBODY FROM SOMEWHERE on Dot Records, underneath the Big Machine Label Group umbrella, debuted at #1 on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart and earned the #1 spot on the iTunes Top Country Albums charts in both the US and Canada. Released Friday (7/15), the album quickly resonated among fans and critics alike proving “Tyler didn’t just parachute into Nashville for a visit, but walked around and breathed the air” (The Boston Globe). The album is available worldwide now: http://smarturl.it/STWereAllSomebody. Penning 12 out of the 15 tracks, Tyler also co-produced the album alongside legendary musicians/producers T Bone Burnett and Dann Huff in addition to Marti Frederikson and Jaren Johnston (The Cadillac Three). Highlights include “It Ain’t Easy” that “just about touches on brilliance” (Sounds Like Nashville) and the unifying …

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FLORIDA GEORGIA LINE SOARS AS “H.O.L.Y.” TOPS BOTH COUNTRY RADIO AIRPLAY CHARTS

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Nashville, TN (July 25, 2016) – History-making duo FLORIDA GEORGIA LINE is once again on top as “H.O.L.Y.” takes the #1 spot on both Billboard Country Airplay and Mediabase charts this week. The lead single from DIG YOUR ROOTS – arriving August 26 on Big Machine Label Group – has also dominated the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart for 11 weeks. “H.O.L.Y.” marks FGL’s eleventh #1 single collectively as artists and songwriters.

“From the college guys we were when ‘Cruise’ came out to starting our families, it’s been really cool to see our fans and radio embrace the music BK and I make,” said Tyler Hubbard. “’H.O.L.Y.’ is personally so special to us … thank you to everyone who took it to the top!”

FGL continues to unveil new phases musically across the 15 genre-defying tracks on their third studio album, giving listeners a richer look into their lives and …

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TRENT HARMON EXTENDS TALENTS TO FILM WITH “DREAM WEAVER” RENDITION FOR ICE AGE: COLLISION COURSE

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NASHVILLE, TN (July 25, 2016) – TRENT HARMON offers a bonus to fans eager to hear new music: he recorded “Dream Weaver” as an additional track on the digital version of the Ice Age: Collision Course soundtrack, available now. Amidst introducing his debut single “There’s A Girl” to Country radio and recording tracks for his forthcoming Big Machine Records debut, Harmon worked with producer Ross Copperman to put his own spin on the 1975 hit. Ice Age: Collision Course is now in theaters.

In just two weeks after premiering the “enamoring” music video on Rolling Stone Country, the Arkansas native celebrates another milestone with “There’s A Girl” surpassing 116,000 views. Harmon shared details about filming his first music video as well as the story behind the song, which he co-wrote with Laura Veltz (Eli Young Band, Marren Morris) and Jimmy Robbins (Thomas Rhett, Blake Shelton).

Last week, Harmon traveled …

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BRANTLEY GILBERT DROPS “THE WEEKEND” ON COUNTRY RADIO

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Nashville, TN (July 22, 2016) – It all starts with a couple notes on wah-wah guitar, a little bit of electric banjo and that signature growl. Welcome to “The Weekend,” the first single from the always hard-rocking Brantley Gilbert. The rowdy tune is available now and has already climbed into the iTunes Country Top 10. Dropping straight into the last moments before the work week ends, the twice platinum outsider offers, “heeyyyyyeeeeee…” as electric guitars burn and he gravels his way through the opening salvo: “Tick Tock, I’m on the clock / And I’m feelin’ like this job’s / just nine to fivin’ my life away.”

Today iHeartCountry World Premiered “The Weekend” across more than 140 radio stations throughout the country and on iHeartRadio, iHeartMedia’s digital music and streaming radio service. The premiere opens the next chapter of Gilbert’s hard-lived career ahead of its official August 8 impact date. Veering …

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RASCAL FLATTS MARK 10TH ANNIVERSARY OF ESPN’S “MY WISH” SERIES WITH SPECIAL NEW RECORDING OF TITLE TRACK

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NASHVILLE, TN (July 22, 2016) – Superstar vocal group Rascal Flatts are recognizing the 10th Anniversary of ESPN’s “My Wish” series with a newly recorded version of the band’s smash-hit song of the same name. The series follows the “Make-A-Wish” foundation as they fulfill the one true wish of a child with a life-threatening medical condition. Fans can catch the trio talk about the series during a special feature airing tonight (7/22) at 6:00P ET on ESPN’s SportsCenter. Their interview is also available now to watch here.

Rascal Flatts has sold over 23.1 million albums, over 31 million digital downloads worldwide and earned over 40 trophies from the ACAs, ACMs, AMAs, CMAs, People’s Choice Awards and more, making them the best-selling and most awarded Country group of the past decade. The trio recently added to their many accolades, scoring their 16th #1 single with the summer anthem “I Like …

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STEVEN TYLER FORAYS INTO COUNTRY WITH STELLAR REVIEWS

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NASHVILLE, TN (July 19, 2016) – Iconic songwriter and prolific singer Steven Tyler’s highly anticipated first solo album WE’RE ALL SOMEBODY FROM SOMEWHERE on Dot Records, underneath the Big Machine Label Group umbrella is available worldwide now: http://smarturl.it/STWereAllSomebody. Released Friday (7/15), the album quickly resonated among fans and critics alike, earning the #1 spot on the iTunes Top Country albums chart and #7 All Genre.

Penning 12 out of the 15 tracks, Tyler also co-produced the album alongside legendary musicians/producers T Bone Burnett and Dann Huff in addition to Marti Frederikson and Jaren Johnston (The Cadillac Three). Highlights include “It Ain’t Easy” that “just about touches on brilliance” (Sounds Like Nashville) and the unifying title track which showcases “…the perfect merge of Steven Tyler and country music” (Radio.com).

WE’RE ALL SOMEBODY FROM SOMEWHERE has already collected rave reviews:

‘”We’re All Somebody from Somewhere” – Tyler’s first solo album – …

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