- Eli Young Band will host their first annual House Party Nov. 9 at Rangers Ballpark in their hometown of Arlington, TX. The event takes place on the infield and includes performances from EYB, Thompson Square, Easton Corbin and the Josh Abbott Band. More here.
- Lee Brice raised more than $28,000 for ACM Lifting Lives during his show Friday (8/16) at Joe's Bar in Chicago. This marks the third time the bar, co-owned by ACM board member Ed Warm, held an event to raise money for the charity. Past performers include LeAnn Rimes and Gary Allan.
- Randy Houser has received platinum certification from the RIAA for "Runnin' Outta Moonlight." This is Houser's first million-selling single.
Noel Haggard (9/4)
Thursday (9/5): Taylor Swift, The Ellen DeGeneres Show.
This Week's Album Releases
Sandra Boynton Frog Trouble (WMN)
For children of all ages, Alison Krauss, Brad Paisley, Darius Rucker, Dwight Yoakam, Josh Turner, Kacey Musgraves and more contribute to songs written by the author and illustrator responsible for the children's books Moo Baa La La La and Oh My Oh My Oh Dinosaurs.
Craig Morgan The Journey (Livin' Hits) (Black River)
Co-produced with longtime collaborator Phil O'Donnell, Morgan created four new tracks for the album featuring the single "Wake Up Lovin' You." The album also contains new recordings of eight hits including, "That's What I Love About Sundays."
Upcoming Album Releases
Keith Urban Fuse (9/10)
Sheryl Crow Feels Like Home (9/10)
George Jones Amazing Grace (9/10)
Chris Young A.M. (9/17)
Billy Currington We Are Tonight (9/17)
Justin Moore Off The Beaten Path (9/17)
Will Hoge Never Give In (10/15)
Robertson Family Duck The Halls (10/29)
Jake Owen Days Of Gold (12/3)