Jana Kramer to Star in Musical Drama

Warner Music GroupJana Kramer has signed up for a role in an upcoming musical film, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Country Crush will focus on a city girl named Nancy Taylor who falls for a guy, Charlie, she meets while en route to a party in the country. He joins her in New York City as her music career takes off.

Kramer will play Charlie's sister-in-law in the drama. The lead role of Nancy Taylor will be filled by newcomer Madeline Merlo.

Kramer's most notable film credits include Click and Prom Night. She also had roles on the TV series One Tree Hill, 90210, Friday Night Lights and Entourage.

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Dierks Bentley Scores First #1 Hit He Didn’t Write Himself with “Say You Do”

Image Courtesy Nino Munoz/CapitolDierks Bentley is no stranger to scoring #1 hits, but his latest single, "Say You Do," is the first of his chart-toppers that he didn't write himself. He's thankful to Nashville-based songwriters Shane McAnally, Matt Ramsey and Trevor Rosen for letting him record the song.

Dierks says, "This town has of some of the most talented songwriters anywhere and they help guys like me live our dreams every night out on the road with their songs."

"Say You Do" is the third-consecutive single from Dierks' album Riser to score multiple weeks at #1 on the country songs chart. He'll be singing those hits on the 2015 Sounds of Summer tour, launching June 5 in Raleigh, North Carolina.

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Luke Bryan’s “Crash My Party” Is Now His Biggest-Selling Album Ever

Image Courtesy Capitol NashvilleLuke Bryan's latest studio album, Crash My Party, is now his biggest-selling release ever. According to Billboard and Nielsen Music, Luke's fourth project has now sold 2.432 million copies, beating his previous bestseller, Tailgates & Tanlines, which has sold 2.429 million copies so far.

Crash My Party produced six hit singles, including Luke's latest #1 hit, "I See You."

Luke is working on the follow-up to Crash My Party in-between tour dates. He plays a two-night stand in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada this Wednesday and Thursday.

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Tyler Farr Wants to Leave a Lasting Impression in Country Music

Image Courtesy Sony Music NashvilleTyler Farr is riding high on the country chart again with his latest single, "A Guy Walks into a Bar," a sad ballad that fits in with Tyler's overall goal of building a lasting legacy in the country format. Even though he speaks in a gravelly mumble he compares to Billy Bob Thornton's character in Sling Blade, Tyler possesses one of country's most expressive singing voices. He hopes his voice becomes his calling card in the years ahead.

"I want to be known as a stylist," Tyler tells Rolling Stone. "I want to become a known voice in country music. That's what I moved here for. I didn't move here to [Nashville to] be mediocre."

Tyler's sophomore album, Suffer in Peace, is now on sale. He's on the road with Jason Aldean for the rest of the year.

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Eric Church Adds Second Solo Acoustic Show July 31 at Nashville’s New Ascend Amphitheater

Image Courtesy Mike Coppola/Getty/EB Media PREric Church has added a second solo acoustic show at Nashville's new Ascend Amphitheater after the first concert on July 30 sold out. The new July 31 date goes on sale Thursday, May 7 through Ticketmaster.

Of the second show, Eric says, "I wouldn’t be where I am today if I didn’t listen to my fans, and this time they spoke up loud and clear. I am keeping with the tradition of The Outsiders Tour in that no show will be the same, but I am adding a second night to ensure we can get all our friends in for this performance.”

Eric's concerts will officially open Nashville's Ascend Amphitheater, located on the bank of the Cumberland River.

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Randy Houser Engaged to Australian Girlfriend, Tatiana Starzynski

Image Courtesy Stoney Creek RecordsCongratulations to Randy Houser on his engagement to his Australian girlfriend, Tatiana Starzynski. According to People, the 39-year-old singer has kept his relationship with the 21-year-old Starzynski off the radar to let Randy's three-year-old son, West, and the rest of his family get to know her.

Randy's fiancée is the sister-in-law of hit songwriter Dallas Davidson. Randy announced his split from former wife Jessa Lee Yantz nearly a year ago after three years of marriage.

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