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Jake Owen & Girlfriend Erica Hartlein Get Engaged

Jake Owen & Girlfriend Erica Hartlein Get Engaged

Jake Owen and girlfriend Erica Hartlein are engaged. Jake revealed the news via Instagram on Nov. 30 with a couple of photos in his Stories. One photo depicted Erica sporting a diamond ring, while a second photo showed Jake’s jeans with one muddy knee. Jake and Erica have been dating since 2017. The couple welcomed…MORE

Morgan Wallen Makes History on the Billboard Hot Country Songs Chart

Morgan Wallen Makes History on the Billboard Hot Country Songs Chart

Morgan Wallen made history on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart (streaming, sales and airplay-based) this week as two of his new songs debuted in the Top 10. Morgan is the first artist in the 62-year history of the chart to have two songs simultaneously debut in the Top 10. “Somebody’s Problem” debuted at No.…MORE

Watch Kelsea Ballerini Perform “Santa Baby” at “CMA Country Christmas”

Watch Kelsea Ballerini Perform “Santa Baby” at “CMA Country Christmas”

Thomas Rhett and wife Lauren Akins co-hosted the 11th annual CMA Country Christmas TV special on ABC on Nov. 30. This year’s lineup featured Thomas Rhett, Dan + Shay, Gabby Barrett, Lady A, Tim McGraw, Florida Georgia Line, Kelsea Ballerini, Little Big Town, and Darius Rucker with Lindsey Stirling. Kelsea performed “Santa Baby,” which was penned…MORE

Watch Tim McGraw Perform “It Wasn’t His Child” at “CMA Country Christmas”

Watch Tim McGraw Perform “It Wasn’t His Child” at “CMA Country Christmas”

Thomas Rhett and wife Lauren Akins co-hosted the 11th annual CMA Country Christmas TV special on ABC on Nov. 30. This year’s lineup featured Thomas Rhett, Dan + Shay, Gabby Barrett, Lady A, Tim McGraw, Florida Georgia Line, Kelsea Ballerini, Little Big Town, and Darius Rucker with Lindsey Stirling. Tim McGraw performed “It Wasn’t His Child,”…MORE

Lady A Drops Family-Friendly Video for New Holiday Tune, “Christmas Though Your Eyes” [Watch]

Lady A Drops Family-Friendly Video for New Holiday Tune, “Christmas Though Your Eyes” [Watch]

Lady A released a deluxe version of their 2012 holiday album, On This Winter’s Night, on Oct. 30. On This Winter’s Night Deluxe features the 12 tracks from their 2012 album, with four new recordings: “Wonderful Christmastime,” “Little Saint Nick,” “That Spirit of Christmas” and “Christmas Through Your Eyes,” which the trio co-penned. “We’ve always…MORE

Everything You Need to Know About Carrie Underwood’s New Holiday Special

Everything You Need to Know About Carrie Underwood’s New Holiday Special

Here’s everything you need to know about Carrie Underwood’s new holiday special, My Gift: A Christmas Special From Carrie Underwood. Premiere Date: Dec. 3 Streaming: HBO Max What to Expect: Carrie will be performing holiday classics along with new Christmas songs from her No. 1 album, My Gift, which was released in September. Accompaniment: Carrie’s…MORE

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Dave Daniels

Dave Daniels

The 2018 Academy of Country Music Small Market Personality! It’s a great honor to be recognized for the work we do on air and around our community. We have only been here a short time in Ventura County, taking up residence in Camarillo. My wife and I are starting to find our favorite places to…

Dakota

Dakota

Well, hello there! I’m so excited to hang out with you Monday through Friday from 10am to 3pm. My life is busy as I balance two jobs with getting a master’s degree in Journalism but being busy keeps me out of trouble. I’ve been lucky enough to work as a radio DJ in Bakersfield, Los…

Chad Taylor

Chad Taylor

Get the most out of your ride home from work with Chad Taylor!

Nights With Elaina

Nights With Elaina

California native, Elaina D. Smith has become one of the strongest female presences on Country Radio. While working at Entertainment Tonight and The Insider in L.A., Elaina found her true passion when she got an opportunity to work with the wildly popular Dave, Shelly and Chainsaw morning show. Elaina caught the radio “bug” and never…

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