Little Big Town’s “Girl Crush” & Country Radio: A Case Of Closed-Mindedness? A Data-Based Look

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A data-based look into market impact and airplay performance of Little Big Town’s “Girl Crush” in the wake of debate over whether anti-gay prejudice is holding it back on country radio.

Gary Overton To Exit As Head Of Sony Nashville: What Happened & What’s Next?

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Here’s a look at Gary Overton’s tenure as chairman/CEO of Sony Nashville, what his impending departure from the label means for the likes of Carrie Underwood, Casey James, and The Swon Brothers, and some thoughts on who might succeed him in the role. What was the state of the label when he began, and what is the state of the label as his tenure there comes to an end? Come on in and join the discussion.