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Saturday, 16 September 2017 10:00

730 CKDM Top 20 Week Of September 18 and New Adds

WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 18, 2017 730 CKDM TOP TWENTY MUSIC DIRECTOR: BRUCE LEPERRE The Parkland's Best...730 CKDM TW LW WO TITLE/ARTIST/LABEL WEEKS @ #1 1 2 12 Small Town Boy – Dustin Lynch (Broken Bow) 1 2 1 15 No Such Thing As A Broken Heart – Old Dominion (RCA Nashville) 2 3 3 10 Heartache On The Dance Floor – Jon Pardi (Capitol Nashville) 4 4 7 All The Pretty Girls – Kenny Chesney (Blue Chair/Columbia) 5 5 9 They Don’t Know – Jason Aldean (Broken Bow) 6 6 7 What Ifs – Kane Brown ft. Lauren Alaina (RCA Nashville) 7 7 10 More Girls Like You – Kip Moore (MCA Nashville) 8 9 4 Motel Flamingo – Madeline Merlo* (Open Road) 9 10 8 Every Little Thing – Carly Pearce (Big Machine) 10 11 5 On Me – Andrew Hyatt* (WAX) 11 12 5 Fix A Drink –…
Thursday, 14 September 2017 08:31

MUSIC NEWS: THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2017

MUSIC NEWS: THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2017 ECHOSMITH - ALBUM RELEASE - TOUR Echosmith is pushing back its album release and tour because, in their words, they are ``overrun with inspiration.'' They were planning to release their ``Inside a Dream'' album on September 29th, but instead they have cut it to a seven-song E-P. The full album will come out in the spring. Echosmith is delaying the tour to coincide with the album. It will start April 4th in San Francisco. --- LEE BRICE - CHARITY Lee Brice sponsored two recent events that raised 100-thousand dollars for a veterans charity. He held a guitar pull in Nashville on Sunday that included Jerrod Niemann, Tyler Farr, Lucas Hoge and Charles Esten from the T-V show ``Nashville.'' On Monday, he led a clay shoot that include Hoge, Esten, Craig Campbell and members of 3 Doors Down. The money will go to Folds Of…
Wednesday, 13 September 2017 08:41

MUSIC NEWS: WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2017

MUSIC NEWS: WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2017 HURRICANE FUNDRAISER Dozens of stars turned out to sing, tell stories and plead for support for hurricane victims on Tuesday, in a one-hour televised benefit that had raised 14.5 million dollars U-S by the time cameras were turned off. With Stevie Wonder singing ``Lean on Me'' and Usher and Blake Shelton joining for ``Stand By Me,'' the message was clear: Americans were being asked to help those whose lives were upended by wind and rain. Originally conceived as a benefit for victims of Hurricane Harvey in Texas, the ``Hand in Hand'' telethon was expanded to help people in Florida and the Caribbean devastated in recent days by Irma. --- KID ROCK - NO ANNOUNCEMENT So much for Kid Rock letting the rest of the world in on his political ambitions. He promised to say something about whether he'd be seeking elective office during his…
Tuesday, 12 September 2017 08:26

MUSIC NEWS: TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2017

MUSIC NEWS: TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2017 HURRICANE BENEFIT Tonight's hurricane relief telethon will feature George Strait as the closing act, live from his benefit concert in San Antonio. ``Hand In Hand: A Benefit for Hurricane Relief'' will air live and commercial-free on the four major U-S networks and cable affiliates as well as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. Others who will make appearances include Beyonce, Kelly Rowland, Gwen Stefani, Tim McGraw and Faith Hill, Drake, Barbra Streisand, J Balvin, Questlove, Blake Shelton, Joe Jonas, Sean ``Diddy'' Combs, Canada's Justin Bieber and organizer Bun B. It was originally supposed to benefit victims of Hurricane Harvey. Organizers say they're keeping an eye on Hurricane Irma to see where help is needed there. --- PUBLIC MEMORIAL - TROY GENTRY The Grand Ole Opry in Nashville will host a public memorial Thursday for Troy Gentry of Montgomery Gentry. He was killed in a helicopter crash…
Monday, 11 September 2017 08:41

COMPLETE LIST OF 2017 CCMA AWARD WINNERS

COMPLETE LIST OF 2017 CCMA AWARD WINNERS #CCMAawards 2017 CANADIAN COUNTRY MUSIC HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES ARTIST INDUCTEE Paul Brandt STAN KLEES BUILDER AWARD – BUILDER INDUCTEE L. Harvey Gold CCMA AWARDS OF ACHIEVEMENT SLAIGHT MUSIC HUMANITARIAN AWARD Country 105 Caring For Kids Radiothon LEONARD T. RAMBEAU INTERNATIONAL AWARD Franck Boucheraud ARTIST AWARDS APPLE MUSIC FANS’ CHOICE AWARD Dean Brody ALBUM OF THE YEAR Side Effects – Dallas Smith FEMALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR Meghan Patrick MALE ARTIST OF THE YEAR Brett Kissel GROUP OR DUO OF THE YEAR The Road Hammers SINGLE OF THE YEAR Autograph – Dallas Smith VIDEO OF THE YEAR I Didn’t Fall In Love With Your Hair – Brett Kissel SONGWRITER OF THE YEAR presented by ole Dean Brody Song: Time (Performed By: Dean Brody) ROOTS GROUP OF THE YEAR The Washboard Union INTERACTIVE ARTIST OF THE YEAR Brett Kissel SIRIUSXM RISING STAR Meghan Patrick…
WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 11, 2017 730 CKDM TOP TWENTY MUSIC DIRECTOR: BRUCE LEPERRE The Parkland's Best Music ... 730 CKDM TW LW WO TITLE/ARTIST/LABEL WEEKS @ #1 1 1 14 No Such Thing As A Broken Heart – Old Dominion (RCA Nashville) 2 2 2 11 Small Town Boy – Dustin Lynch (Broken Bow) 3 3 9 Heartache On The Dance Floor – Jon Pardi (Capitol Nashville) 4 7 6 All The Pretty Girls – Kenny Chesney (Blue Chair/Columbia) 5 6 8 They Don’t Know – Jason Aldean (Broken Bow) 6 8 6 What Ifs – Kane Brown ft. Lauren Alaina (RCA Nashville) 7 9 9 More Girls Like You – Kip Moore (MCA Nashville) 8 12 10 Chris Lane – For Her (Big Loud Records) 9 16 3 Motel Flamingo – Madeline Merlo* (Open Road) 10 11 7 Every Little Thing – Carly Pearce (Big Machine) 11 13 4…
730 CKDM has learned that Troy Gentry of the duo Montgomery Gentry was killed in a crash involving a helicopter. At this point in time there isn't a lot of information available. 730 CKDM has also heard that the legendary Gentle Giant Don Williams, who was recently inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame, has also past away at the age of 78 after a brief illness. Williams had a wealth of radio hits including "Tulsa Time" and " It Must Be Love".
Friday, 08 September 2017 08:58

MUSIC NEWS: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER, 2017

MUSIC NEWS: FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER, 2017 JANET JACKSON - HOUSTON TONIGHT Janet Jackson says she is bringing music _ and more _ to the people of Houston tonight. She says she will keep her commitment to play the concert _ but doesn't want to just hit the stage, do the show and hop back on the tour bus. She says she plans to visit some of the victims of the massive storm _ and let people know she cares about their plight. Jackson laid out her plans in a video she posted online to address talk that she was going to skip the Houston gig. --- GEORGE MICHAEL - NEW SINGLE George Michael died last Christmas Day. And now, fans are getting a chance to hear some new music from the pop star. The tune is called ``Fantasy'' _ and it was first recorded in the late 1980s. It has been…
Manitoba Music Export Puts Local Music on the National and International Stage Over a Dozen Manitoba Artist Entrepreneurs to Make Music Business Connections in Nine Cities Over the Next Three Months Winnipeg, MB – Manitoba Music is gearing up to launch Manitoba Music Export, a packed season of export and market development events, across nine cities in three months featuring over a dozen local acts. The not-for-profit, member-driven music industry association will be presenting opportunities for several export-ready music entrepreneurs and connecting homegrown talent to influential industry contacts in key music markets in Canada, the U.S., and Germany. Things will kick off south of the border with a return to music mecca Nashville for the AmericanaFest. Manitoba Music will combine its exporting power with prairie counterparts SaskMusic and Alberta Music to present events during the massive fest under the BreakOut West banner. The September 14 showcase at East Nashville haunt,…
Thursday, 07 September 2017 08:41

MUSIC NEWS: THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2017

MUSIC NEWS: THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2017 FREE UNITY CONCERT - CHARLOTTESVILLE Last month when the world looked in on Charlottesville, Virginia, the scene was anything but unifying and uplifting. But later this month, a group of musicians will try to make the city see more harmonious than it did during the white supremacist march that left one woman dead. The Dave Matthews Band is teaming up Justin Timberlake, Pharrell Williams and Ariana Grande at a free show. It will be held Sept. 24th and will be free. However, those who attend will ask to make a donation to a charity that helps victims of the August violence and the first responders who came to their aid. --- KID ROCK - RACE Is Kid Rock a ``dog whistler?'' A civil rights group in Detroit says he is and wants to see the cancellation of the musician's shows in the city next…
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