Country Music’s Best Four-Part Harmonies Envelop Acoustic Recordings at Famed Studio

NASHVILLE, TN (December 15, 2017) – Originally planning to only record “Silent Night” at the famed Nashville studio, DELTA RAE was inspired to spend the entire evening capturing and producing additional songs that hold special meaning for them, juxtaposing vibrancy and intimacy across four tracks. The band wraps their abundant harmonies around THE BLACKBIRD SESSIONS EP, out today on The Valory Music Co.

“I wrote our current single ‘No Peace In Quiet’ from the heartache that can come when you feel truly alone. Going into the holidays, we wanted to record a hopeful Christmas carol to release alongside it,” shares Eric Hölljes. I”n November we went into Blackbird Studios – a magical place where so many great artists and musicians have recorded – and after finishing ‘Silent Night’ we felt inspired to see what else might happen if …

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Big Machine Label Group Signs Tyler Rich


NASHVILLE, TN (December 14, 2017) – Big Machine Music and The Valory Music Co. proudly announce the signing of TYLER RICH to both publishing and recording deals. The California native will now be aligned with the label’s star-studded artist lineup as well as expand on his songwriting sensibilities. While introducing his amplified sound and infectious energy to Country fans from coast to coast, the 2018 CMT Listen Up Artist has become a road warrior performing alongside some of the genre’s top acts including Sam Hunt, Brett Eldredge, Justin Moore, Cole Swindell, Dan + Shay. He is currently on the road with Dustin Lynch’s THE RIDE OR DIE TOUR.

The Valory Music Co. GM George Briner comments, “Tyler Rich is a great performer and his talents shine through in quick fashion. He’s already built a strong social following and we’re excited for everyone to hear why all of us at …

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Entertainer Shares Fan-Submitted “If Heaven Wasn’t So Far Away” Stories This Holiday Season to Honor Loved Ones


NASHVILLE, TN (December 13, 2017) – The Valory Music Co.’s Justin Moore took to social media sharing his story of who he misses most during the holiday season. “This holiday season a lot of us are often left missing someone who sadly is no longer with us,” says Moore. “For me that’s my Grandfather, Tom Moore.”

Moore knows he’s not alone. To help fans remember lost loved ones throughout the holidays, he’s decided he’d like to tell others’ stories as well. Over the course of the next 12 days, individuals are encouraged to submit a story about a late friend or family member who they wish they could spend time with this holiday season. At the end of each day, Moore will choose a story and share it on his socials.

Fans …

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Big Machine Records / John Varvatos Records’ Act Introduces Rock Vibe with Carnal Video Featuring Actor Johnny Galecki

Photo Courtesy of Big Machine Records / John Varvatos Records


NASHVILLE, TN (December 11, 2017) – Inaugural artist on the newly-created Big Machine Records / John Varvatos Records, Badflower premiered the music video for their single “Heroin” today ( The California Rock band mixes carnal scenes following frontman Josh Katzthrough a turbulent yet passionate relationship with the lead female subject, Kaylen Ostapovich. The Big Bang Theory star and friend of the band, Johnny Galecki, makes a cameo appearance in the band’s first release.

“I just wanted to make an unconventional love story, where things like sexual anxiety and infidelity come together to progress a relationship rather than destroy it,” Katz explains of the band’s intriguing and powerful new video.

Filmed in New York City alongside director Jordan Wolfbauer, the daring cinematic …

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Pictured (L-R): Reba McEntire, Sheryl Underwood, Sharon Osbourne, Julie Chen and Eve

Photos Courtesy of The Talk

Pictured (L-R): Sheryl Underwood, Reba McEntire, Kate Hudson, Sharon Osbourne, Eve and Julie Chen

Iconic Entertainer Joins Lively Daytime Show to Dish on Christmas & Grammy® Awards Nomination   Chats with Acclaimed Actors Morgan Freeman & Kate Hudson


NASHVILLE, TN (December 8, 2017) – Iconic entertainer REBA MCENTIRE returned to The Talk this afternoon as a guest co-host – filling in for Sara Gilbert – to discuss her Grammy® Awards nomination forBest Roots Gospel Album with SING IT NOW: SONGS OF FAITH & HOPE (Nash Icon Records / Capitol Christian Music Group). The double-disc collection was previously named GMA Dove Awards Bluegrass/Country/Roots Album of the Year and topped both the Billboard Country and Christian/Gospel charts for multiple weeks, marking her thirteenth summit.

During the last show of the season, she also helped spread …

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Watch Exclusively on Amazon Music Chart-Topping Entertainer’s Current Single “Like I Loved You” Goes GOLD

Cover Art Courtesy of BMLG Records

BMLG Records President/EVP Big Machine Label Group Jimmy Harnen with Brett Young last night in Dallas

Photo Credit: Shy Blakeman

NASHVILLE, TN (December 8, 2017) – MULTI-PLATINUM-selling artist Brett Young released the music video today for his gorgeous version of “O Holy Night,” premiering exclusively on Amazon Music. The video gives a behind-the-scenes look at Young recording in the studio alongside producer Dann Huff and a 10-player string section. Watch now:

“‘O Holy Night’ has always been one of my favorites – it’s such a beautiful song,” Young said. “I loved getting to work with the amazing Dann Huff to come up with this unique arrangement, and having these incredible string players join us in the studio gave me goosebumps.”

The track is available through all digital outlets. …

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