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Brett Eldredge’s “Mean to Me” Grabs the #1 Spot!

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“Mean to Me” from Brett Eldredge officially claims the #1 spot on this week’s Mediabase country radio chart. In doing so, it becomes his third consecutive chart-topper.

Jason Aldean’s “Just Gettin’ Started,” which claimed #1 on last week’s chart, slips to number two this week.

Other top 5 songs this week include Cole Swindell’s #3 “Ain’t Worth the Whiskey”, Chris Young’s #4 “Lonely Eyes” and Darius Rucker’s #5 “Homegrown Honey”.

Darius Rucker Announces Sixth Annual “Darius And Friends” Benefit Concert

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For the sixth year in a row, Platinum-selling country artist Darius Rucker will host his annual “Darius and Friends” benefit concert in Nashville, Tenn. on Monday, June 8 at the Wildhorse Saloon, benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. The event has received an overwhelming response in past years, with consistent sellouts and over $439,000 raised in total, and fans have come to look forward to kicking off CMA Fest with Rucker and his friends. Friends performing with Darius in past years have included Luke Bryan, Radney Foster, Randy Houser, Jamey Johnson, Charles Kelley (Lady Antebellum), Dustin Lynch, Justin Moore, Jerrod Niemann and Kenny Rogers, among others. The lineup for this year’s event will be announced in the coming weeks.

An exclusive pre-sale for Darius Rucker Fan Club members will begin Wednesday, March 11 at 11 a.m. CDT with general on sale opening at 11 a.m. CDT on Friday, March 13. A sixth consecutive sell-out is inevitable, so fans are encouraged to purchase their tickets early. Prices start at $35 for General Admission and go up to $100 for VIP table options. Tickets will be available through the Wildhorse Saloon box office (615-902-8200 x1),, and

The Darius and Friends Celebrity Golf Tournament will take place June 9. Last year, the charity concert, auction and celebrity golf tournament raised over $120,000 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, shattering previous years’ records. Rucker hopes to top past year’s totals to further benefit the pediatric treatment and research facility.

Darius and Friends Annual Tee-Off benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is sponsored by State Water Heaters.
For more information on “Darius and Friends,” please visit

Jason Aldean’s “Just Gettin’ Started” Sits at #1 at Country Radio


Jason Aldean’s “Just Gettin’ Started” has claimed the #1 spot at country radio. Jason takes the #1 spot from Blake Shelton’s “Lonely Tonight (featuring Ashley Monroe),” which descends to #2 this week.

Other top five songs this week: Brett Eldredge’s “Mean to Me” (#3), Chris Young’s “Lonely Eyes” (#4) and Darius Rucker’s “Homegrown Honey” (#5).

Brett Eldredge to Open for Darius Rucker on ‘Southern Style’ Tour

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Brett Eldredge is set to hit the road with Darius Rucker’s “Southern Style” 2015 tour!!!

The tour kicks off on May 14 at the PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, New Jersey.  For a complete list of the “Southern Style” tour dates, check out Darius Rucker’s official homepage.

To learn more about Brett Eldredge, visit his website.

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