Latest Country Music News Stories


• Carrie Underwood Takes Mobile Gym On Tour
Carrie Underwood is widely known for having two of the most good looking legs in country music

• Charles Kelley Explains Miranda Lambert Collaboration
Charles Kelley is no stranger to sharing the microphone with a beautiful woman

• Kacey Musgraves Reveals New Song 'Five Finger Discount'
Don't mess with Kacey Musgraves or she will write a song about you.

• Maren Morris Releases 'My Church' Music Video
Maren Morris is bringing her church to you in the video for her debut single.

• Joey Martin Feek Preparing Her Family For Her Death
As Joey Martin Feek approaches the end of her life, she's been sharing precious memories and reminders with her family

• Tim McGraw Releases 'Humble And Kind' Video
Tim McGraw has unveiled a new music video for his track 'Humble And Kind.'

• Florida Georgia Line Star Visits African Prison Nominated For A Grammy
Florida Georgia Line's Tyler Hubbard and his wife Hayley have been traveling across Africa for the past two weeks

• Darius Rucker Announces Good For A Good Time Tour
Darius Rucker is hitting the road with Michael Ray and Dan+Shay in 2016

• Reba McEntire Releases 'Just Like Them Horses' Video
Reba McEntire just posted a new, personal music video for her song 'Just Like Them Horses.'

• Dierks Bentley, Eric Church Lead Kris Kristofferson Tribute Lineup
Dierks Bentley, Eric Church, Darius Rucker, Willie Nelson, Trisha Yearwood, Lady Antebellum, Ryan Bingham, Rosanne Cash, Emmylou Harris and Jamey Johnson are scheduled to perform at an upcoming Kris Kristofferson tribute

• Jason Aldean, Brooks & Dunn, Tim McGraw For FarmBorough
The second annual FarmBorough Festival announced its 2016 lineup Wedneday (Jan. 20).

• Charles Kelley Performs New Song 'Leaving Nashville'
Charles Kelley is sharing another song from his upcoming solo debut, The Driver.

• Granger Smith Releases 'Backroad Song' Video
Going for a drive? Get ready to crank up your stereo for this feel good country tune that's all about–wait for it–driving.

• Dierks Bentley Announces Tour And Streams New Single
Dierks Bentley has new music and he's ready to bring it to you.

• Jason Aldean and Thomas Rhett '1994' Performance Goes Online
Jason Aldean kicked off his We Are Here tour last week with Thomas Rhett and A Thousand Horses

• Brett Eldredge Releases Humorous 'Drunk On Your Love' Video
Brett Eldredge has released a music video for his track 'Drunk On Your Love.'

• Charles Kelley Performs New Song Atop The Capitol Records Building
Charles Kelley took to the top of the iconic Capitol Records building in Hollywood to perform a new track

• Blake Shelton Wants Good Reason Why Tim Tebow Is Not In The NFL
Blake Shelton took to social media on Thursday (Jan. 14) afternoon to talk sports, specifically why quarterback Tim Tebow is not currently playing in the NFL

• Tori Kelly Performs 'Girl Crush' With Karen Fairchild
Tori Kelly is full of surprises. Last night (Jan. 12), she played an impromptu show at Nashville's High Watt

• Thomas Rhett Announces Fitness Boot Camps
Thomas Rhett wants you to get fit. The singer will be hosting five boot camps around the country

• Keith Urban Talks To Ellen About His Late Father
Keith Urban stopped by The Ellen DeGeneres Show to talk about a slew of topics

• Brett Eldredge Explains His Flower Bombing
Brett Eldredge took to the streets of Nashville to flower bomb random strangers

• Keith Urban, Brett Eldredge, Maren Morris Cover Adele
Keith Urban and his tour openers Brett Eldredge and Maren Morris stopped by Nashville's Sirius XM studios

• Chris Young Fan Asked For Bra She Tossed On Stage Back
Fans at a recent Chris Young show got a bit overly excited, prompting the crooner to tweet about a 'record number' of bras thrown onstage that night.

• Luke Bryan Goes Star Wars To Announce New Tour Dates
Luke Bryan has added additional dates to his Kill The Lights Tour. To make the announcement Bryant utilized a parody of the Star Wars' films

• Loretta Lynn: Still a Mountain Girl Documentary Coming To TV
Loretta Lynn: Still a Mountain Girl is a new documentary about the country legend

• Willie Nelson Announces Gershwin Covers Album
Willie Nelson will released Summertime: Willie Nelson Sings Gershwin on February 26th

• Joey+Rory's Joey Martin Feek Tired Of Fighting Cancer
Joey+Rory's Joey Martin Feek is tired of fighting cancer

• Dierks Bentley Announces New Album 'Black'
A new album is on the way from Dierks Bentley. Black, which Bentley is calling a 'relationship record,'

• Chris Janson Releases 'Power of Positive Drinkin" Video
Chris Janson has released a music video for the 'Power of Positive Drinkin'.'

• Randy Houser Announces New Album 'Fired Up'
New music from Randy Houser is on the way! Fired Up, was produced by Derek George

• Lady Antebellum's Charles Kelley Announces 'The Driver' Release Date
Lady Antebellum's Charles Kelley announced the release date for his first ever solo album, The Driver

• Rachel Reinert Leaves Gloriana To Go Solo
After eight years together, Rachel Reinert has left Gloriana.

• Shooter Jennings Announces Giorgio Moroder Tribute Album
Shooter Jennings will release his seventh studio album on pink vinyl Feb. 26 and on CD March 11

• Chris Lane Releases Music Video For 'Fix'
Chris Lane has released a music video for his current single 'Fix.' Chris is opening for Dustin Lynch on his Hell Of Night Tour

• Miranda Lambert Announces Special Unplugged Gig
Miranda Lambert will play a special unplugged gig in Nashville, TN to benefit her Lambert's Women Creators Fund which provides scholarship at Belmont University

• Thomas Rhett Bails Dierks Bentley Out at Grocery Store
Nashville is a big city with a small town feel. It's common place to see Vince Gill having breakfast at a local diner or run into Keith Urban at Whole Foods

• Jason Aldean And Lee Brice To Be Part Of Tyler Farr's Redneck Wedding
Tyler Farr is looking forward to his big 'redneck wedding,' the Georgia native tells Taste of Country Nights

• Brad Paisley Does Surprise Little Jimmy Dickens Tribute Performance
Brad Paisley made a surprise appearance on the Grand Ole Opry this weekend to pay tribute to the late country legend Little Jimmy Dickens

• Country Music Star Craig Strickland Found Dead
Country singer Craig Strickland has been found dead. The country singer had been missing since December 27th.

• Miranda Lambert Divorce Inspiring New Music From Blake Shelton
Blake Shelton is working on new music that he assures will be a personal project. Shelton said he hopes to have a new single in January, followed by the album in May

• Miranda Lambert Shares Photo With New Boyfriend Anderson East
Miranda Lambert has a new boyfriend. The songstress posted a photo with her new beau Anderson East on Instagram

• Blake Shelton Hitting The Big Screen In Angry Birds Movie
Blake Shelton will be hitting the big screen for the upcoming Angry Birds movie. Not only does Shelton voice a character in the film, but he also contributes music

• Search Continues For Missing Country Singer Craig Strickland
Craig Strickland's wife, Helen Strickland, is calling on fans to pray for the safe return of the Backroad Anthem singer, who went missing during storm Goliath in Oklahoma over the weekend

• Eric Church, Jake Owen and Florida Georgia Line Lead Country Thunder
Eric Church, Jake Owen and Florida Georgia Line will be headlining both installments of the Country Thunder music festival in 2016

• Miranda Lambert, Zac Brown, Chris Stapleton Lead Concept Album Lineup
Producer Dave Cobb will be releasing a star-studded concept album entitled 'Southern Family' on March 18th, 2016. Cobb has already worked with some of the biggest contemporary stars of country music

• Keith Urban Streaming New Song 'Break On Me'
Keith Urban has released the lyric video to his latest single 'Break On Me.' Written by Ross Copperman and Jon Night, the single is the latest from Urban's highly anticipated 2016 release, Ripcord

• Ronnie McDowell Announce North American Tour Dates
Ronnie McDowell has announced the initial tour dates for a North American trek that he will be launching with a special New Year's Eve show in Florence, AL

• Willie Nelson's Cover Of John Lennon's 'Imagine' Goes Online
Willie Nelson was one of numerous artists who performed at John Lennon's 75th Birthday Concert in New York earlier this month

• Dolly Parton Reveals Christmas Wish For A Friend
Dolly Parton has been sharing Christmas stories recently to promote her television movie 'Coat Of Many Colors' but this week she shared a personal holiday wish to help find an organ donor for a friend

• Brantley Gilbert Gives Toys For Tots $10.5 Million
Brantley Gilbert is accustomed to playing for arenas full of country fans. This year, he's playing Santa Claus to the countless children served by the Marine Toys for Tots charity

• Brett Eldredge Spreads Holiday Cheer Dressed As Buddy The Elf
Brett Eldredge brought some holiday cheer to the people of Nashville on Saturday night.

• Merle Haggard Says That He Was Nearly Dead
Merle Haggard checks in from the hospital, after being admitted earlier this month. 'A couple weeks ago I came in the hospital here, and I guess I was nearly dead,' he said in a recent radio interview

• Brantley Gilbert Releases 'Stone Cold Sober' Video
Brantley Gilbert has released the music video for 'Stone Cold Sober', a track that comes from the Platinum Edition expanded reissue of his 'Just As I Am' album

• Suspects In Country Producer's Assault Claim Self Defense
Producer Dave Brainard, who has worked with Brandy Clark, Jamey Johnson and Jerrod Niemann, was physically assaulted along with his friend Deborah DeLoach on Sept. 27

• Luke Bryan Talks Real 'Reason For The Season' With His Kids
Luke Bryan is looking forward to spending the holiday with his sons Bo and Tate and nephew Til

• Dolly Parton's Coat of Many Colors Getting Christmas Encore
If you were not part of the 15.6 million people that tuned in to watch 'Dolly Parton's Coat of Many Colors' earlier this month, the network has a special Christmas present for you

• Jason Aldean Surprises Generous 10-Year-Old GirlPresents
The Las Cruces Sun Times reports that Lillyanna Martinez decided to donate her birthday presents this year to homeless children at a local shelter

• Miranda Lambert Song Featured in 'Fuller House' Trailer
Netflix's Fuller House trailer arrived this week, and it's already got fans excited for the show's Feb. 26 premiere.

• ACM Party For A Cause Headliners Announced
Carrie Underwood, Dierks Bentley and Kenny Chesney have been tapped to headline the 4th annual ACM Party For A Cause Festival next April

• Billy Currington Announces 2016 U.S. Tour
Country music star Billy Currington will be bringing a little to heat to fans in various markets across the U.S. next February when he launches his Summer Forever tour

• Luke Bryan Does Archery Kart Battle On Dude Perfect
The guys of Dude Perfect, a YouTube show that has five guys doing different stunts, recruited Luke Bryan for an archery kart battle.

• Dierks Bentley and Luke Bryan To Co-Host ACM Awards
It's official, Luke Bryan will have a new co-host at the 51st ACM Awards next year. Dierks Bentley will join Bryan as co-host of the annual country music awards event

• Dolly Parton Shares Dolly-Mama Story
Lately Dolly Parton has made the rounds promoting Coat of Many Colors, an NBC movie based on her life story

• Eric Church Inspired Cam's 'Untamed' Album
Cam is making waves with her current single 'Burning House,' earning a Best Country Solo Performance Grammy nomination and currently sitting in the Top 5 on the country charts

• Charles Kelley Hints At Miranda Lambert Collaboration
Lady Antebellum's Charles Kelley is already gaining momentum with his solo project, earning a GRAMMY nod for 'The Driver' with Dierks Bentley and Eric Paslay

• Jason Derulo Releases Cartoonish 'Get Ugly' Video
Jason Derulo may have released his album Everything is 4 back in May, but that doesn't mean the fun has to stop. The singer shared his music video for the track 'Get Ugly' on Monday

• Craig Morgan Enlists Famous Friends For Selfie Video
Craig Morgan has enlisted a few of his famous friends for a selfie video of his new single 'When I'm Gone' which features a wide range of country music stars

• Lady Antebellum's Charles Kelley Reschedules Tour Dates
Bad news for fans hoping to see Lady Antebellum's Charles Kelley play solo dates on the road before the end of the year.

• Garth Brooks And Trisha Yearwood Celebrate Their 10th Anniversary
Happy anniversary to Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood. The pair tied the knot on Dec. 10, 2005 and have been going strong ever since

• Brett Eldredge and Thomas Rhett Cover Drake and Kanye West
Country artists Thomas Rhett and Brett Eldredge collaborated on a massive medley spanning hip-hop, pop and soul for their November 21 show

• Dolly Parton Shares A Favorite Christmas Memory
Dolly Parton was raised in rural East Tennessee with few luxuries. The story of her young life came to tv Thursday night when Dolly Parton's Coat of Many Colors aired.

• Joey + Rory's Joey Hopes To Live To See The Grammy Awards
Joey + Rory's Joey Martin Feek's battle with cancer has taken it toll. In October, she decided to discontinue treatment and at that time she was given six to nine months to live.

• Kacey Musgraves Says Emo-Country Album Comin' Your Way
Kacey Musgraves had a lot to celebrate this week. She was nominated for the Best Country Album GRAMMY alongside Chris Stapleton, Ashley Monroe, Little Big Town and Sam Hunt

• Dolly Parton Features Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton In Instagram Debut
How does a bona fide national treasure announce her arrival to Instagram? When you're Dolly Parton, you do it in style--and get a little help from your friends

• Cyndi Lauper Reveals Cover Of Dolly Parton's 'Hard Candy Christmas'
Dolly Parton's 'Hard Candy Christmas' isn't your typical holiday tune. The song is from the musical and film The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas and comes (spoiler alert) at a low point in the story

• The Oak Ridge Boys Christmas TV Special Airing This Month
'Tis the season for giving, and the legendary group The Oak Ridge Boys are on a mission to give back to our nation's servicemen and women.

• Keith Urban's Father Loses Long Battle With Cancer
Keith Urban's father lost his long battle with cancer on Saturday (Dec. 7). Robert Urban encouraged his son to pursue a life in music, which also led to his wife Nicole Kidman

• Chris Young Postpones Final Tour Dates Due to Illness
Chris Young is off the road for the rest of the year. The 'I'm Comin' Over' singer shared via social media last week that he had a to cancel a date in Duluth, Minn., due to strep throat,

• Dustin Lynch Benefit Concert Raises $18,000 For Hometown Kids
Dustin Lynch is giving back to his hometown of Tullahoma, Tenn. The 'Hell of a Night' singer raised $18,000 with his second annual Dustin Lynch & Friends acoustic benefit concert

• Keith Urban's Father Enters Hospice Care
As Keith Urban was celebrating the opening of his temporary exhibit at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, he was also processing the fact that his father, Robert Urban, has entered hospice care

• Kristian Bush Reveals New Song 'Thinking About Drinking For Christmas'
Kristian Bush has released a new Christmas song that puts a humorous spin on the challenges of spending the holidays with your family

• Dierks Bentley Receives Birthday Present From Fan Club
Dierks Bentley fans celebrated the star's 40th's birthday by finding him the ideal gift: boots

• Carrie Underwood and James Corden Team For Carpool Karaoke
Carrie Underwood joined James Corden for the latest installment of 'Carpool Karaoke' on the Late Late Show

• Jennifer Nettles Streaming New Single 'Unlove You'
Sugarland vocalist Jennifer Nettles has release a stream of her new solo single titled 'Unlove You.' The country music star's new album is slated for early 2016

• Chris Janson Reveals Clever 'Power of Positive Drinkin" Lyric Video
Chris Janson has released the clever lyric video for his new single, 'Power of Positive Drinkin'.' Rather than have lyrics scroll across the screen, the clip features beer labels personalized with each line of the tune

• Miranda Lambert Speaks Out On Fan Reaction To Divorce
Miranda Lambert opens up about her divorce from Blake Shelton in her Cosmopolitan cover story

• Carrie Underwood Performs 'Heartbeat' On X Factor
Carrie Underwood reunited with former American Idol judge Simon Cowell to perform her new single 'Heartbeat' on his current singing competition show X Factor

• Dolly Parton To Perform On The Voice
Country music legend Dolly Parton has announced that she will be performing her song 'Coat of Many Colors,' on the Tuesday, Dec. 8 (8-9 p.m.) live telecast of NBC's musical competition series 'The Voice.'

• Hank Williams Biopic 'I Saw The Light' Trailer Released
The first trailer for the new Hank Williams biopic I Saw The Light premiered on Tuesday (Dec 1). The film is set to hit theaters in March of 2016

• Miranda Lambert Opens Up About Divorce From Blake Shelton
Miranda Lambert graces the cover of Cosmopolitan's December issue, where she opens up about the naturally difficult road following divorce

• Asleep At The Wheel, Randy Owen Coming To Larry's Country Diner
RFD-TV's 'Larry's Country Diner' variety show has revealed their holiday guest lineup which will include country music guests Exile, Randy Owen, David Ball, Mo & Holly Pitney and Asleep At The Wheel

• Clint Black Announces Short Christmas Tour
Clint Black will hit the road on Dec. 1 for a 12-city Christmas tour. The holiday themed concerts will include songs from both of his Christmas album and most recent studio effort

• Sam Hunt Meets 9-Year-Old Fan Battling Cancer
Earlier this year, nine-year-old Cadence Fox missed Sam Hunt's performance in Atlanta because her radiation treatment had been moved up

• Miranda Lambert Joins Ashley Monroe On Stage For 'Heart Like Mine'
Ashley Monroe welcomed her dear friend and fellow Pistol Annies member Miranda Lambert to the stage during her sold-out performance in Nashville on Friday

• Chris Young Says 'I'm Comin' Over' Not Necessarily A Breakup Song
Chris Young is introducing his latest album, I'm Comin' Over, which was released earlier this month, with a bang

• Lady Antebellum's Hillary Scott Making A Gospel Album
Lady Antebellum's Hillary Scott is keeping herself busy during the band's winter hiatus. She's recording a gospel album with her parents

• Vince Gill Streaming New Single 'Take Me Down'
Country artist Vince Gill announced his first solo album since his 2011 release Guitar Singer. Titled Down to My Last Bad Habit, the new 12-track album will be available on February 12

• Nashville Star Chris Carmack Announces New EP 'Pieces of You'
Fans of ABC's Nashville have heard Chris Carmack perform as the show's young hat act Will Lexington for the past several years, but now the actor is sharing his own voice