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Frankie Ballard with E&L

Detroit Is The Place That Frankie Ballard Proudly Calls ‘Home!’

Frankie Ballard is definitely on a major roll with back-to-back #1 records with “Helluva Life” and “Sunshine & Whiskey!” Currently burning up the charts with “Young & Crazy,” this Michigan native tells Edwards & Lee that he is “proud to call Detroit home!”

99.5 WYCD Detroit’s Best Country–05/19/2015

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A WYCD Exclusive! Faster Horses Ticket Pre-Sale

Here’s your chance to spend more time with your favorite WYCD loving country music fans.


Tim McGraw

54 Reasons For Tim McGraw To Celebrate Tonight At Faster Horses!

Tim McGraw just scored his 54th career “Top 10” country hit this week as his current single “Meanwhile Back At Mama’s” (featuring Faith Hill) continues to climb the charts! I betcha Tim will be in extra good spirits tonight at Faster Horses Festival and we will certainly be there to show our Detroit love for him and his music too! Check out this impressive list of his 54 top ten hits!

99.5 WYCD Detroit’s Best Country–07/18/2014

Faster Horses lineup Tim McGraw, Keith Urban, Miranda Lambert

Know Before You Go: Faster Horses Festival

Faster Horses Festival is back for its second year on July 18, 19, and 20th. Before you head out to enjoy three days of amazing country music, it is a good idea to know these things before you go.

99.5 WYCD Detroit’s Best Country–07/11/2014

Photo by Rob Stone/CBS Radio Detroit

Interview: Paulina Jayne Talks To Rob Stone And Performs Live!

Detroit’s own Paulina Jayne just got back from her audition for NBC’s “The Voice” in Nashville, Tennessee and she came into the 99.5 WYCD studio last night to tell us all about it! Listen to our full interview to […]

99.5 WYCD Detroit’s Best Country–02/06/2014

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Interview: Chase Rice On New CD And Playing in Detroit

Chase Rice fans get ready! The last time he was in Michigan, he rocked Faster Horses Festival and he’s coming back this Saturday to St. Andrews Hall with Detroit’s own Paulina Jayne. His new album “Ready […]

99.5 WYCD Detroit’s Best Country–10/16/2013

Jake Owen practicing trust

Jake Owen Tells Us What It’s Like Playing At Sold Out Stadiums!

Jake Owen put has been a busy man this summer and just put on another great show at Faster Horses this past weekend! Jake is touring this summer with Jason Aldean, who headlined the first-ever country concert at Boston’s Fenway Park, with 2 back-to-back shows that broke the single-night attendance record set by Paul McCartney, as well as the two-night record held by Dave Matthews! While Jake loves to play whenever and wherever he can…he tells us that playing at a sold-out stadium is hard to beat…

99.5 WYCD Detroit’s Best Country–07/24/2013

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Faster Horses Festival Shines During It’s First Year

The inaugural Faster Horses Festival brought three days of country music to Brooklyn, Michigan this past weekend. Those in attendance were amazed by performances from Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley, Luke Bryan, Jake Owen, Kix Brooks, Chris Young, Florida Georgia Line, Colt Ford, Thompson Square, Jerrod […]

99.5 WYCD Detroit’s Best Country–07/22/2013

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Faster Horses Festival – Sunday Photos

Check out all the photos from Sunday at the first ever Faster Horses Festival!

99.5 WYCD Detroit’s Best Country–07/21/2013

(Photo by Steve Wiseman / 99.5 WYCD)

Faster Horses Festival – Saturday Photos

Check out all the photos from Saturday at the first ever Faster Horses Festival!

99.5 WYCD Detroit’s Best Country–07/20/2013