On Tuesday, the CMA announced a slate of artists who will appear on the free stages: Kassi Ashton, Kelleigh Bannen, Dillon Carmichael, Travis Denning, Cale Dodds, Love and Theft, Muscadine Bloodline, Brandon Ratcliff, Tenille Townes and Rachel Wammack are among the names set for the Chevy Breakout Stage at Walk of Fame Park, opposite the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum.Read More
A new year brings with it a renewed sense of hope, promise and resolve, both personally and professionally. 2019 could be the year for any number of up-and-coming artists -- but The Boot staff is placing bets on these men, women and groups.
The Boot's 2019 Artists to Watch are a diverse group: Some lean to the poppy side of country; others are as traditional-sounding as they come. They all, though, have cultivated a style and sound that is all their own, and they're demanding fans' attention.Read More
Country newcomer Kelleigh Bannen's song, "Happy Birthday," is incredibly relatable, and the accompanying music video is the same. She says in a press release, “There’s something about birthdays that are so nostalgic… even if it’s just in an ‘I wonder how they’re doing’ kind of way. The details of this song are really personal, and I think that is why this song has connected with so many people. It’s just a really truthful song.”Read More
On the night of the CMT Artists of the Year festivities, while many of her country music friends were sitting in sparkly gowns with glasses of champagne in their hands, Kelleigh Bannen was sitting in a 12-passenger van towing a U-Haul trailer, on the way home from a show in Kentucky.
Glamorous, right?Read More
Kelleigh Bannen has a hard time letting love go in her CMT Next Women of Country performance of "Happy Birthday.Read More
The 3rd season of This Nashville Life is out now! This season we’ll uncover just how serendipitous, arduous, and downright accidental the life of a song really is.Read More
Kelleigh Bannen Brings “Happy Birthday” to CMT’s “Hot 20 Countdown”Read More
After almost a year of telling you guys that the podcast is coming out soon, it’s actually coming out soon now! In two weeks, we will be releasing Season Three of This Nashville Life and we will be telling the story of three super famous songs from beginning to end. Tune in two weeks from now and listen to the new season of This Nashville Life!Read More