The Academy of Country Music announced today that Dierks Bentley, new Country Music Hall of Fame inductees Brooks & Dunn, Brandi Carlile, Eric Church, Kelly Clarkson, Luke Combs, Dan + Shay, Florida Georgia Line and Ashley McBryde have been added to the lineup of performers for the 54th Academy of Country Music Awards.
You may not know Dean Dillon, but you know his songs. He's written more than 30 No. 1 hits for artists ranging from George Strait to Kenny Chesney, which is one reason a movie has now been made about him.
There's no doubt about it, social media has changed our world. And nowhere is that more apparent than in music. That wasn't the case when Ronnie Dunn began his music career, but he's certainly come to embrace it, sometimes in controversial fashion.