Sturgill Simpson Stops Concert To Break Up Fighting Fans

If their is any country singer who isn’t afraid to let his opinion be known, it’s Grammy Award-winning recording artist Sturgill Simpson. Footage of the country singer breaking up fights during his packed shows have recently resurfaced and they are quite possibly the most badass thing ever. At a concert back in 2015, Simpson abruptly […] More

Sturgill Simpson Admits He May Miss The ‘Grammys’

When Sturgill Simpson woke up on Tuesday morning (December 6) he was surprised with the news that his album, A Sailor’s Guide to Earth, had been nominated for two Grammy Awards. The album earned a nomination in the Best Country Album category, and is nominated alongside Maren Morris‘ Hero, Keith Urban‘s Ripcord, Brandy Clark’s Big […] More

Unexpected Country Artist Snags Impressive Total Of ‘Grammy’ Nominations

In the music industry, one of the highest honors you can receive is a Grammy Award. Artists from all genres are nominated in a variety of categories, and country music is always well-represented. After months of anticipation, the Grammys finally announced which country artists are nominated for the 2017 Grammy Awards. Some of today’s biggest […] More

Following Attack On ACM, Country Singer Says He’ll Be “Blackballed”

Just yesterday he launched a full-on assault on the Academy of Country Music, condemning them for their “meat parade” and “pageantry, and now he’s acknowledging the fallout… Sturgill Simpson, known for his classic country sound and connections to legendary artists like Merle Haggard, took up his issues with the ACM (and other major country organizations) in […] More

Country Singer ‘Utterly Disgusted’ With ACM Over Merle Haggard Award

He’s tearing the Academy of Country Music apart for their “meat parade” and “high school pageantry” following their announcement of the new ‘Merle Haggard Spirit Award’. Literally just a couple of minutes before the Academy announced that Miranda Lambert would be the first-ever recipient of the ‘Merle Haggard Spirit Award’, country crooner Sturgill Simpson (and […] More