NASHVILLE NEWS & NOTES – THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2018!

Florida Georgia Line and Bebe Rexha continue to make history.  “Meant to Be” is at the top of the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart for the 40th week.  The last record was set by Sam Hunt with “Body Like a Back Road.”  That song spent 34 weeks at number one.
Thomas Rhett is releasing a deluxe version of his latest album, ‘Life Changes.’  The deluxe version will be out on September 21st and will include a few new songs.
With country artists and pop artists teaming up lately, Kelsea Ballerini has teased she could be teaming up with the Chainsmokers for a new project.  The artists teased fans on Twitter this week with a possible collaboration.  The Chainsmokers first tweeted Ballerini, asking if she thought “people were ready,” and she replied, quote, “I’ll tell you a story before it tells itself….” followed by a winking emoji.