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ANOTHER BILLIE BANGER? (UPDATE)
Are you free Wednesday afternoon? (11/12a)
BIEBER BY CHRISTMAS?
How's that for a tease, Bieber Nation? (11/12a)
NEAR TRUTHS: MEET
THE NEW BOSSES
Not the same as the old bosses (11/12a)
CMA CENTERPIECE
CARRIE UNDERWOOD
This sure feels like her moment. (11/12a)
WHO'S GETTING ZERVAS?
It's down to two bidders. (11/12a)
THE GRAMMY NOMINATIONS
They'll soon be here, and then we can start obsessing about who'll win.
U.K. SPECIAL
Forget Brexit--it's our yearly survey of doings in Blighty. And if you still can't forget Brexit, try drinking.
ZERVAS STATION
Who's going to land the hottest unsigned property in music?
WEED!
That's what Hollywood smells like. Seriously. 24/7.
THE B-SIDE
Ryan Hurd (Sony Music Nashville)
11/13/16

WHAT IT IS: Ryan Hurd has written songs that have been recorded by Blake SheltonDierks BentleyJake OwenMaren MorrisTim McGraw and FGL, among many others. In 2015, he celebrated his first #1 single as a songwriter with the Grammy & CMA-nominated duet, “Lonely Tonight,” which was recorded by Shelton and Ashley Monroe. Now, the Kalamazoo, MI native is lending his own voice to the songs on his forthcoming debut album. Following a unique strategy of releasing music and videos without radio or downloads available, “We Do Us”—the first song released on Spotify—received 2m+ streams in just three weeks. Hurd has also joined an elite group of artists of all genres to be featured in Vevo’s dscvr program (Sam SmithHalseyLeon BridgesHozier). He was included in Rolling Stone Country’s “Artists You Need to Know” list, and CMT named him one of their “Listen Up” Artists of 2016. 
ALBUM: TBA 
Single: TBA 
LIVE: Direct support for Chase Rice all of Fall 2016; direct support for Maren Morris in February; on the Thomas Rhett Home Team Tour Feb.-April 
INTERNET: As of 10/27, three songs have been released for streaming only; 6m+ total streams in eight weeks; videos released for “We Do Us” (Vevo dscvr live video), “Love in a Bar” (official video), “City Girl” (official video) 
RADIO: TBA 
PRESS: Features from Rolling Stone CountryTaste of CountrySounds Like Nashville (including their “10 Songs You Should Be Listening To”), Whiskey Riff (“11 Artist To Look Out For in 2016”), No Limits NashvilleRated Red, more 
BOOKING: WME 
PUBLISHING: UMPG 
MANAGEMENT: Triple 8