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!

9th April 2018

Join Ben for this week's show featuring the very best in country music, roots, americana and bluegrass from the USA and the UK. There's new music from the Elton John tribute album, Restoration, courtesy of Dierks Bentley and classic tracks from The Oak Ridge Boys, Crystal Gayle and Kenny Rogers. The show also features your This Week in Country Music and Billboard Album and Airplay charts.

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2nd March 2018

Ben features the brand new record from Kacey Musgraves, Golden Hour, at the Album of the Week and brings you the latest news on the upcoming ACM Awards which will take place in Las Vegas later in April. Plus, there's music from the new inductees into the Country Music Hall of Fame and your This Week in Country Music History and Billboard Charts.

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26th March 2018 (Kenny Foster Interview)

On this week's show, Ben Atkinson speaks to Nashville singer-songwriter Kenny Foster about his new album "Deep Cuts" as part of his UK tour. There are songs from the album and conversation with Kenny about his writing, influences and musical journey. The show also features new music from Gretchen Peters and details of the upcoming Black Deer festival in the UK this summer.

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19th March 2018

Ben's Country Music Show features the best in country, roots, americana and bluegrass each week. In this show Ben features the new album from Scotty McCreery, "Seasons Change", which is his first album in 2013. For Ben Scotty's music brings back happy memories of when he lived in the USA and this album is no different. The show also features your Billboard Charts and This Week In Country Music History.

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12th March 2018

On this week's show, Ben reviews the recent C2C Country2Country Festival and plays songs from some of the performers. There's also classic tracks from The Band, Patsy Cline, George Strait and many more. The show also includes your This Week in Country Music History and Billboard Charts for this week.

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5th March 2018

On this week's show, Ben brings you news of all the nominees for the 2018 ACM Awards and reveals which big Country superstar will be returning to the UK in the autumn for a special tour of concert halls. There is also new music from 90's superstar David Lee Murphy and your This Week in Country Music History and Billboard Album and Airplay charts.

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26th February 2018 (C2C 2018 Special)

Join Ben Atkinson for what has become a tradition on Ben's Country Music Show in the past few years, the Country2Country special. This week on the show Ben brings you all the details of the 2018 festival, including music from the headline acts and some of the other music you can hear across the weekend. He'll have a guide on what's on offer, and some personal recomendations about what you don't want to miss during C2C 2018. The show also features your This Week in Country Music History and Billboard Charts.

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19th February 2018

Ben's Country Music show features the best in country, roots, americana and bluegrass each week. On this show, Ben plays tracks from some of his favourite artists coming out of Nashville today, plus there's a classic track from Toby Keith and new music from John Prine and Justin Timberlake feat. Chris Stapleton. The show includes This Week in Country Music and the Billboard charts.

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