Brooks and Dunn Bring the Pardi and More to CMT Crossroads [WATCH]

Brooks & Dunn with Jon Pardi on CMT Crossroads My Next Broken Heart

While some country music fans feel that “real country music” is a thing of the past and that the only music being made in Nashville is a pop or urban-infused derivative of country, Brooks and Dunn has provided evidence that the format is alive and well, and they threw a party with Pardi in downtown … Read more

Zac Brown Band Release New Single, Announce 2019 Tour Dates

Zac Brown Band New tour New single

Zac Brown Band are gearing up for a busy 2019 with new music and a tour. Friday (Nov. 9), the country act released an EDM-flavored single titled “Someone I Used To Know.” The track was co-written with their “CMT Crossroads” collaborator Shawn Mendes. “It’s been a long time comin’ / Couldn’t keep on runnin’ / … Read more

[Watch] Luke Combs and Leon Bridges Jam Out On “When It Rains It Pours”

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Luke Combs recently joined forces with Texas soul singer Leon Bridges for the latest episode of “CMT Crossroads.” While their collaboration premieres on June 28, country fans can get a sneak peak of the hour-long special thanks to a new clip from CMT. Luke invited country fans in town for the 2018 CMA Music Festival … Read more

Cam and Smokey Robinson Singing “I Second That Emotion” Will Give Your Day The Jump Start it Needs

Cam singing with Smokey Robinson for CMT Crossroads

It was a dream come true for Cam, when she teamed up with the legendary Smokey Robinson for an episode of CMT Crossroads. The two joined forces singing each others hits, including Cam’s “Burning House” and current single “Diane,” as well as Smokey’s “Tears of a Clown” and “I Second That Emotion.” “Pinching myself right … Read more

Backstreet Boys Sang “As Long As You Love Me” With Florida Georgia Line and We Can’t

I don’t care who you are or where you’re from, you have to recognize that the Backstreet Boys and Florida Georgia Line make up quite the supergroup. The combined number of accessories alone make up monumental numbers when matched with album sales, streams and tickets sold. The now legendary supergroup not only teamed up for … Read more

Darius Rucker’s “Crossroads” Performance of “Shining Star” with Earth, Wind & Fire was So, So Good

Once again, Darius Rucker took the stage on CMT’s “Crossroads” and once again, Darius Rucker proved he is one of the most versatile performers in any genre of music. Rucker’s latest go-around on the hit show was with legendary R&B-soul-funk-pop-rock group Earth, Wind & Fire. Rucker and the group performed “Shining Star,” which was originally … Read more

You Have to Hear Darius Rucker and John Mellencamp Sing “Pink Houses” Together (And Just Wait for That Fiddle Solo)

CMT’s “Crossroads” is truly one of the best things ever. Especially, when the show pairs together two legends like Darius Rucker and John Mellencamp. And especially when their duet of “Pink Houses” features the most badass fiddle solo to ever be featured on the program. Rucker and Mellencamp traded verses on the 1983 hit in … Read more

Maren Morris Teams Up with Alicia Keys for Epic Performance of “’80s Mercedes”

I’m a few years older than Maren Morris, but I can only assume that like me, she listened to a lot of Alicia Keys in her youth. I was on board for Keys’ first hit with “Fallin‘” in 2001 and I imagine by the time Maren was a little older and “No One” came out … Read more

7 CMT “Crossroads” Performances That’ll Make You Real Thankful for Music

Music is really cool. It’s one of those things in life that can bring all different types of people together and unite them in ways they didn’t know possible. CMT’s “Crossroads” is a great example of music reaching across boundaries and people types for the common love of– music. 7 CMT “Crossroads” Performances That’ll Make … Read more

DANG: You Have to Hear Alicia Keys and Maren Morris Sing “No One,” “Girl On Fire” and “My Church”

If I was making a list of the coolest people in the history of the world, Alicia Keys would be right up there with the best of them. And if we were making a list of badass chicks currently on top of the world and Nashville– Maren Morris might be up there all alone. So, … Read more

Luke Bryan and Jason Derulo Perform “Talk Dirty” for CMT

We learned last summer that Luke Bryan really loves Jason Derulo, but it was doubly confirmed when CMT announced a “Crossroads” pairing between the two sexy singers. According to CMT, “Great music knows no boundaries. CMT ‘Crossroads’ shows the far-reaching roots of country music by pairing country artists with musicians from other genres.” Not sure … Read more