Release Date: June 2, 2023
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Save Me (feat: Lainey Wilson)
On a Roll: How CMA’s New Artist of the Year Made It to the Top
“[It’s the] same approach that I’ve had from being a 15-year-old kid passing out mixtapes in Antioch High School to right now, same approach,” DeFord tells the Scene by phone from the road. He’s on his way to show 50 of 55 on the Backroad Baptism Tour, a tour that has seen him sell out amphitheaters and arenas across the country. “Dealing with people the same way. Creating relationships, loving all people, just being who I am all the time.” DeFord’s Nashville roots are as deep as his success is unlikely. The first decade of his career was spent deep in the Tennessee hip-hop underground, during an era when the Nashville industry was dismissive if not openly hostile to hip-hop, homegrown or not. The outside world was not much more receptive to the idea of rap from the country music capital of the world. He was making stark, dark, confrontational Southern hip-hop while critics — this one included — were enamored with shutter shades and Daft Punk samples. Read the full story HERE.
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Nominees For The 66th Grammy Awards Announced
Jelly Roll is nominated for:
** Best New Artist
** Best Country Duo/Group Performance for ‘Save Me’ with Lainey Wilson
The show will take place on Sunday, Feb. 4, 2024, at Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles. For a full list of this year’s finalists, visit grammy.com. Read the full story HERE.
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Jelly Roll Announces His Holiday Toy Drive
As part of Jelly Roll’s ongoing efforts to provide support to the underserved youth of Nashville and the surrounding communities, the country star has pledged to host the largest holiday toy drive effort in Music City’s history. Starting November 1 through December 15, toy bins can be found at eight mega-retailer Walmart’s Nashville-based locations, where collected toys will be donated to the Metro Nashville Police Department’s Christmas Charities and the Nashville Fire Department for distribution this holiday season. Click HERE for a complete list of toy drive locations. For those looking for another way to get involved, Jelly Roll has also teamed up with the Nashville Predators Foundation empowered by SmileDirectClub to collect toys on December 2 during the Preds game at 3:30 p.m. CT when the Nashville hockey team plays against the New York Rangers. Fans can purchase tickets to the game by visiting NashvillePredators.com/Tickets. Read the full story HERE.
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The full lineup has been announced for the 2024 Gulf Coast Jam
The full lineup has been announced for the Gulf Coast Jam, presented by Jim Beam, taking place May 30 – June 2, 2024 in Panama City Beach, Florida. Nearly two dozen artists will join already-announced headliners Morgan Wallen, Jelly Roll, Cody Johnson and Parker McCollum for four days of music, including Corey Kent, Russell Dickerson, Billy Currington, Nate Smith and more. See the full lineup HERE.
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Morgan Wallen Extends ‘One Night At A Time Tour’ Into 2024
Morgan Wallen has added 10 additional stadium shows to his “One Night At A Time World Tour” in 2024, including a stop at Nashville’s Nissan Stadium. A rotating lineup of guests including Bailey Zimmerman, Jelly Roll, Jon Pardi, Lainey Wilson, Nate Smith, Bryan Martin, Lauren Watkins and Ella Langley will join for support on the added dates. Three dollars of every ticket sold for U.S. dates benefits the Morgan Wallen Foundation, which supports programs for youth with a focus on sports and music. Read the full story HERE.
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Luke Bryan Announces 2024 Crash My Playa
After nine consecutive sold out events, Luke Bryan announces the return of Crash My Playa, his annual concert vacation. The event will take place January 17-20, 2024 at the Moon Palace Cancún. The 2024 event weekend features headliners Luke Bryan for two nights, Jelly Roll and Jon Pardi with performance by Bailey Zimmerman and the return of Dustin Lynch’s all-day pool party. The full lineup of artists, pool parties, activities, and local adventures will be announced soon. All-inclusive Crash My Playa 2024 event packages will go on sale via crashmyplaya.com. Read the full story HERE.
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