2020 Billboard Music Awards were last night.  Luke Combs is the big Country winner.  He won Top Country Artist, Top Country Male Artist, and Top Country Album What You See Is What You Get.

Maren Morris won Top Country Female Artist. Dan + Shay won the Top Country Duo or Group and Top Country Song for 10,000 Hours with Justin Bieber. And Top Country Tour was George Strait.

Dolly Parton's latest holiday album, A Holly Dolly Christmas, debuted at No. 1 on the Country and Holiday charts, making Parton the second artist in history with Top 10 albums across seven decades – following only Willie Nelson – and Dolly’s 46th Top 10 album.

Brad Paisley, has been added to the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum's Big Night (At the Museum) lineup Oct. 28

The free virtual fundraiser will feature artists playing historic instruments from exhibit cases, including guitars from Jimmie Rodgers and Carter Family’s Mother Maybelle Carter.

Among the pairings are Kane Brown singing a Randy Travis song with accompaniment on Travis’s Gibson J-185KOA guitar;

Miranda Lambert playing John Prine’s David Russell Young custom-made guitar;

Ashley McBryde playing Loretta Lynn’s 1956 Gibson J-50 guitar;

Tim McGraw playing Keith Whitley’s C.W. Parsons acoustic guitar;

and Paisley playing Don Rich’s 1964 Fender Telecaster.

Viewers will be encouraged to donate to the Museum through You Tube Giving

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