UK Country Music show presented by CMA member Ben Atkinson and broadcast on stations across the UK and Ireland since 2008. We feature the best in country, roots, americana and bluegrass, plus news from Nashville and Billboard charts.

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Missed a show? No problem. Now you can listen again online! Below you can catch up on previous editions of Ben’s Country Music Show starting from January 2018. Each week the latest show will be uploaded to this page and over the next few months, we’ll be uploading some archive shows and special documentaries from throughout the last 10 years!

1st July 2019

Join Ben for Ben's Country Music Show, featuring two hours of the best in country, roots, americana and bluegrass each week across the UK and Ireland. This week, Ben has a review of Carrie Underwood's recent Glastonbury set, plus the tracklist reveal for Trisha Yearwood's upcoming album 'Every Girl'. If that's not enough, there's news of Alabama's upcoming 50th anniversary tour at the Bridgestone Arena. The show also features your This Week in Country Music History and Billboard Charts.

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28th June 2019

On this week's show, Ben's album of the week is the new record from Aaron Watson, Red Bandana. The album is another great collection of songs from the Texas star and you can hear a selection, plus Ben's review, throughout the show. Plus, there's also plenty of news from Nashville, This Week in Country Music History and the Billboard Charts.

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17th June 2019

Ben has two hours of the best in country, roots, americana and bluegrass for you on the show this week! There'll be songs for the summer, to wash away all of that bad weather and a look ahead to the Black Deer Festival which is taking place in Kent this weekend. There's also your Billboard Charts for this week and This Week in Country Music History.

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10th June 2019

This week, Ben has songs from Luke Combs' new EP, The Prequel, plus full coverage of this week's CMA Fest which took place in Nashville, TN. If that's not enough, there's new music from Tanya Tucker and a classic from Alan Jackson. The show also features your This Week in Country Music History and Billbaord Charts.

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3rd June 2018

On this week's show, Ben looks back on the recent Girl UK World Tour, when Maren Morris played with RaeLynn across the country, plus there's new music from Vince Gill, some of the best songs to get you through the workday on the 9 to 5 playlist, a special celebration of Brad Paisley's debut album and an album of the week from Thomas Rhett as we're on Center Point Road. The show also includes your Billboard Charts and This Week in Country Music History.

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27th May 2019

This week there's another chance to hear a special show recorded in September 2018 to mark the 10th anniversary of Ben's Country Music Show. The show is presented by Leicester based musician, John Montague, and John interviews Ben about his ten years in broadcasting country music, memories and some of his favourite tracks.

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20th May 2019

Join Ben for this week's edition of Ben's Country Music Show, where there's new music from Vince Gill, Thomas Rhett and Lady Antebellum. Plus, the album of the week is UK singer/songwriter Steve Hewitt's album 'Bigger Than Words' ahead of its UK release in June 2019. The show also features your This Week in Country Music History and the Billboard Charts.

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13th May 2019

On this week's show, Ben brings you two hours of the best in country, roots, Americana and bluegrass. There's also your This Week in Country Music History, Billboard Charts and plenty of news from Nashville throughout the show.

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