The Country Music Association Presents The CMA Foundation Humanitarian Award to Music Health Alliance’s Tatum Allsep and Shelia Shipley Biddy

NASHVILLE—The Country Music Association recently presented industry honors to six highly-deserving individuals during the organization’s Board of Directors meetings. During an intimate CMA Board reception, Country icon Dolly Parton as well as Music Health Alliance’s Tatum Allsep, Founder/CEO, and Shelia Shipley Biddy, COO/Certified Senior Advisor, were honored with the CMA Foundation Humanitarian Award. DOLLY PARTON,… Read more »

Julien’s Auctions Announces “Music Health Alliance Second Annual Handwritten Lyrics Online Charity Auction” Launching On Heal The Music Day Friday, Oct. 15

 A Spectacular Collection of Lyrics to Some of the Most Popular Hits of All Time and New Classics: Cyndi Lauper’s “Time After Time,” Faith Hill’s “This Kiss,” Carrie Underwood’s “Before He Cheats,” Frankie Valli’s “Can’t Take My Eyes Off You,” Lee Ann Womack’s “I Hope You Dance,” Dan & Shay with Justin Bieber’s “10,000 Hours,”… Read more »

Music Health Alliance Announces New Hires

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Music Health Alliance (MHA), named to Billboard’s Country Power Players list in 2021 and highlighted as Activists in 2020’s Billboard Women in Music list, announced today two new hires at the Nashville-based non-profit. Industry radio and promotion vet Denise Roberts and Sophia Rhoades have been added as Managers of Advocacy & Insurance. They join the incredible 10-person team of advocates who have worked… Read more »

AVAILABLE NOW FOR ONLY TWO WEEKS: Rodney Crowell and His All-Star Friends Release Songs From Quarantine Benefitting Music Health Alliance

13-song Compilation of Rarities Available for a Limited Time Features Rosanne Cash with John Leventhal & The Milk Carton Kids, Ry Cooder, Elvis Costello, Ronnie Dunn, Steve Earle, Emmylou Harris, Joe Henry, John Hiatt, Taj Mahal, Jeff Tweedy, Keith Urban and Lucinda Williams Nashville, Tenn. — February 5, 2021 — Grammy-winning artist and long-time Music Health… Read more »

Music Business Association Partners With Scars Foundation and Music Health Alliance to Establish Mental Health Fund

Newly formed fund will help provide struggling Association 
members with essential mental health services January 28, 2021 — The Music Business Association (Music Biz) today announces the formation of the Music Business Mental Health Fund, established in partnership with Music Health Alliance (MHA) and the Scars Foundation. The fund was created to help Association members… Read more »

CMA Funds Nonprofit Groups with $3 Million COVID-19 Relief Effort

  The Country Music Association furthered COVID-19 relief action Monday by funding five nonprofit organizations aiding those impacted by the health crisis. The relief comes as part of a $3 million effort — called Music Industry COVID Support (MICS) — launched by the CMA in 2020. Nonprofit groups benefitting from CMA funding specialize in food insecurity, health… Read more »