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Lady Antebellum Launches Take Me Downtown Tour Tonight with Kip Moore and Kacey Musgraves

Capitol NashvilleLady Antebellum launches their Take Me Downtown tour Friday night with special guests Kip Moore and Kacey Musgraves. The trek marks a reunion for Lady A and Kacey, who toured together in Europe last year, but this is the group’s first time hitting the road with Kip. Lady A’s Charles Kelley thinks the three of them will offer something for everybody who’s a country fan.

He tells ABC News Radio, “Kip, he puts on such a high-energy show. He’s got a ton of number ones. It’s like, you get a little taste of what …read more

ACM Announces Eight New Artist of the Year Semi-Finalists

ACMThe eight semi-finalists for ACM New Artist of the Year have been announced. Lee Brice, Brett Eldredge, Tyler Farr, Justin Moore, Kip Moore, Kacey Musgraves, Thomas Rhett, and Parmalee made the cut. The final three nominees will be determined by a fan vote starting Tuesday, January 21 at and The winner will be announced during the 49th Annual ACM Awards Sunday, April 6 at 8 p.m. ET on CBS.

Great American Country will air the ACM Showcase special featuring all eight semi-finalists on Monday, January 20 at 8 p.m. ET. A second special featuring …read more

Kip Moore's Late Father Inspired the New Song, "Comeback Kid," on His Next Album

MCA NashvilleKip Moore grew up watching his late father work long hours for little pay on blue-collar jobs to support their large family. Seeing his father struggle like that has informed a lot of Kip’s writing, including a new song, “Comeback Kid,” on his upcoming sophomore album.

Kip tells Billboard, “I wrote a song ['Comeback Kid'] really speaking to those people doing the daily grind, getting by, with big families — the construction workers, the factory workers, those kind of people. I wrote that for them, straight to the heart.”

Kip is …read more

Lady Antebellum Promises Big Surprises on Take Me Downtown Tour

Capitol NashvilleLady Antebellum has released a new teaser video for their Take Me Downtown tour launching January 10 in Illinois. The clip includes footage of their recent tour rehearsals in Nashville, and the group promises big surprises this time with an all-new set list and stage design. The show is so huge, they need eight trucks and eight buses just to haul it all.

Lady Antebellum’s Take Me Downtown tour will be on the road through an April 26 date in Charlotte, NC. Kip Moore and Kacey Musgraves are in the opening slots.

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Kip Moore Heads to Hawaii Today to Catch Some Waves

MCA NashvilleNow that he’s celebrated Christmas with his family, Kip Moore is headed to Hawaii once again for a little surfing to close out the year.

He tells ABC News Radio, “That’s my time to go surf, you know. I pack up the day after Christmas, and I’m gone for two weeks.”

Kip recently took a trip to check out the surfing in Costa Rica and had a great time. Still, there’s something about the waves in Maui that rejuvenates his spirit and helps him deliver his A-game on stage.

“I’ll come back and be ready for the Lady [Antebellum] …read more