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RIAA Certified Lady Antebellum’s “Need You Now” Triple Platinum!

Tuesday, October 19th, 2010

RIAA Certified Lady Antebellum’s “Need You Now” Triple Platinum!

Things really have been happening in 3s for Monty. First the Country Music Association awards him a Triple Play Award for his hat trick of hits with Keith Urban and now LADY ANTEBELLUM’s “Need You Now” CD is certified Triple Platinum! Monty co-wrote two songs on the mega release—“Stars Tonight” and “If I Knew Then”. Just in from a recent run in the northeast, the band and Monty have been stocking up on a stash of great new tunes! More to come!

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World Premiere of Keith Urban’s “Put You In A Song”

Friday, October 15th, 2010

Monty makes and appearance in Keith Urban’s world premiere of the “Put You In A Song” music video.  See if you can spot him HERE

CMA Triple Play Awards given to Artists & Writers with #1 Hits in a 12 month period

Friday, October 15th, 2010

The CMA Awards are still a few weeks away, but the Country Music Association has already presented several trophies at a special ceremony paying tribute to some of country music’s most successful artists and songwriters in the past year.

Triple Play Awards were bestowed upon those artists who have achieved three No.1 hits in a 12-month period, with Keith Urban, Taylor Swift, Darius Rucker, Carrie Underwood, Brad Paisley, Alan Jackson and Dierks Bentley all on hand to personally receive the honor. Speaking to a room full of CMA executives, hit songwriters and fellow artists, each recipient used their turn at the podium to express gratitude to those who have helped them achieve their success.

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Ole Signs Hit Songwriter Monty Powell!

Thursday, September 2nd, 2010

CMT Music Awards Vote! Till Summer…

Tuesday, May 11th, 2010

The CMT Music Awards pride themselves on being the only fan-voted awards show in country music. On June 9, all the winners will be announced on Country Music Television at 8 p.m. ET, in a live ceremony hosted by Kid Rock.

The nominees:
Male Video of the Year
• Jason Aldean – “The Truth” • Billy Currington – “People Are Crazy”
• Toby Keith – “American Ride”
• Tim McGraw – “Southern Voice”
• Keith Urban – ” ‘Til Summer Comes Around”
Fans can vote online at through June 8 to determine the winners. The final nominees for Video of the Year will be announced at the beginning of the live show, and fans can then vote at and via text message throughout the live broadcast (ET/CT only) to determine the night’s big winner.

Keith & Monty’s song goes #1 in Canada!

Friday, April 16th, 2010

Keith’s latest single, “Til Summer Comes Around” goes #1 on the Canadian radio charts. Thank you for all of your support!

“Til Summer Comes Around” Vote!

Friday, April 16th, 2010

“Til Summer Comes Around” is nominated for 2 CMT Awards; Video Of The Year & Male Video Of The Year! Please vote today @