New Album

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How A Friend’s NON-Smoking Smoke Breaks Helped Inspire Carrie’s Latest Hit

Pat and I had the chance to speak to Carrie Underwood this week about her new single Smoke Break and loved the story behind it. The inspiration, she told us, came after she and her […]

New Country 105.1 KNCI–08/25/2015

Carrie Underwood

Why Carrie Underwood’s Next Album Will Be ‘The Most Amazingest Album Ever’

Carrie Underwood says her next album in the works is “the most amazingest album ever.”


Darius Rucker

Darius Rucker Talks Collaboration Limits And Reveals Dream Duet Partner

From rock to country, Darius Rucker is one diverse singer but despite being able to make a place for himself in assorted genres of music, it seems this former Country in the Park singer isn’t […]


Reba McEntire

New Reba McEntire Album On The Way

Reba McEntire has just announced on her website that she is releasing her new album Love Somebody on April 14. Her excitement is evident, as she revealed that the album has been in the works […]

New Country 105.1 KNCI–02/17/2015

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Watch Kelly Clarkson’s Baby Dance To Her New Song! [VIDEO]

The release of Kelly Clarkson’s as-yet-untitled album is coming right up. She decided to reward fans’ patience with the most adorable teaser video ever: in it her baby River Rose dances up a storm to […]

New Country 105.1 KNCI–01/12/2015

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Carrie Underwood On Baby Names And Decade-Long Success

Carrie Underwood chatted with Today Show host Matt Lauer this morning to talk about how far she’s come in the past decade since her win on American Idol—and of course possible names for her new […]

New Country 105.1 KNCI–12/09/2014

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Maddie & Tae Break Billboard Record

This duo makes a break on the Billboard Airplay chart– the first to do so in nearly 8 years! The hit song, “Girl in a Country Song” went from number 11 to 9 just last week, […]

New Country 105.1 KNCI–10/28/2014

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Welcome To New York Preview

Even though the young singer turned pop this year, we still love her. Taylor Swift’s album 1989 will be officially released next Monday, October 27th, according to The singer however has slowly been releasing […]

New Country 105.1 KNCI–10/21/2014

Zach and Colton Swon hanging out at KNCI's Golf and Guitars last spring

The Swon Brothers: The Best Place To Settle Our Disagreements Is…

Zach and Colton Swon say they both have to agree on a song, or it won’t get cut. “We both have to love it” Zach told KNCI’s Pat and Tom. Added Colton, “..there’s no ‘ifs’. […]

New Country 105.1 KNCI–10/16/2014

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Kelly Clarkson Hinting At A New Album?!?

Kelly Clarkson’s last studio album came out on October 21, 2011. Since that time, Kelly has sang the Star-Spangled banner for the superbowl, she has collaborated with Blake Shelton on various songs, released her first […]

New Country 105.1 KNCI–09/25/2014