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GRAMMY AWARDS! 5 Female Winners Under 25!

January, 19 2018

  With the 60th Annual Grammy Awards just around the corner (January 28th 2018 on the CBS Network) We thought it would be fun to celebrate some of our favorite female artists who in the …read more

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Legendary Music Producer Rick Hall Leaves His Legacy!

January, 10 2018

  Rick Hall, known as the “Father of Muscle Shoals Music,” died at 85 years old on Tuesday January 2. 2018. Hall founded FAME studios, which made Muscle Shoals, Ala., synonymous with southern sounds of …read more

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Top Christmas Songs Of 2017!

December, 19 2017

Top Christmas Songs Of 2017! Check out Holiday albums with a twist- by Lindsey Stirling, Sia, Gwen Stefani this Christmas season! 

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CMA Christmas!!!

December, 15 2017

    The Annual CMA Christmas will air Thursday Dec. 21 at 9/8c on the ABC Television Network! Make sure to tune in for memorable holiday performances by host REBA along with Luke Bryan, Alan …read more

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Ask Norm! Topic: Copyright!

December, 06 2017

  Ask Norm: It’s one of the most popular features we’ve ever published…in Blogs, newsletters and even email questions from individual songwriters and lyricists. And so we go again, with the ParamountSong Blog. The first …read more

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Getting Started, According To The Late Tom Petty!

November, 29 2017

  Often, when getting started in the music business, songwriters first question is “Do I need a demo?”The answer is yes and here’s why! A demo is a physical or digital reference of a song. …read more

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Chris Young’s Newest Album, Losing Sleep Debuts as Top Country Album

October, 31 2017

Chris Young is on top of the world! His newest album, Losing Sleep, debuts at No. 1 this week on Billboard‘s top country albums chart. This is Young’s seventh studio album and his second time being …read more

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Remembering Glen Campbell

August, 14 2017

We are saddened to hear that music superstar Glen Campbell was laid to rest on Wednesday (Aug. 9) during a private ceremony in Delight, Arkansas. According to a Facebook statement, “The Campbell family would like to thank everyone …read more

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Happy CMA Fest!

June, 09 2017

  It’s CMA Fest week! The Ultimate Country Music Fan Experience officially kicked off on June 8th, and will wrap up on June 11th in Downtown Nashville. The last few days have been jammed packed …read more

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Lori McKenna: Songwriter Of The Year!

April, 03 2017

Last night, songwriter Lori McKenna made history by becoming the first woman in history to win the Songwriter of the Year Award at the 2017 Academy of Country Music Awards. McKenna has worked hard over …read more

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