Joe Nichols, ‘Sunny and 75′ – Exclusive Song Premiere
"Like a postcard out of nowhere, you get to me / You give me that smile / And I'm somewhere, somewhere sunny and 75 / You and me on a beach chair / Yeah, I'm so there / Every time I look in your eyes" It only takes one glance at a special lady to get Joe Nichols daydreaming about warm, blissful weather in his brand-new single, "Sunny and 75...
Taylor Swift Twitter, Chart Rankings Continue to Skyrocket
It's Taylor Swift's world; we're just dancing in it. Last week, the music superstar surpassed YouTube to become the sixth most-followed Twitter account in the world. With almost 26.7 million followers (and about 50,000 new followers per day), she is now just behind Rihanna on the social network site...
George Jones Hospitalized
George Jones was admitted to a Nashville hospital Thursday (April 18) for observation. His publicist released a statement reporting that during a routine checkup, the country legend was "running a slight fever with irregular blood pressure."
Tennessee ‘Ag Gag’ Bill Infuriates Carrie Underwood
Both the Tennessee state House and Senate have approved the Animal Cruelty and Abuse bill, which declares that anyone who photographs or films video of acts of animal cruelty must turn their material in to police within 48 hours. While supporters argue this prevents animal cruelty, many animal advocacy groups are outraged...
Brad Paisley, ‘Wheelhouse’ Is in Country Chart’s Penthouse
Brad Paisley's Wheelhouse claims the No. 1 spot on the country albums charts this week. According to Nielsen Soundscan data, the singer's eighth studio effort sold more than 100,000 copies in its first week. Wheelhouse is the country superstar's most lyrically and sonically daring project to date, as some of its tracks provoke meaningful conversation, and some tackle a more eclectic sound than he'
Sarah Darling Engaged to British Beau
Photo Courtesy Sarah Darling Sarah Darling is officially off the market! The country songbird said "yes" to boyfriend James Muriel's proposal during a romantic vacation in Key West, Fla. over the weekend. Though they didn't start their long-distance courtship until just over a year ago, the "Home to Me" singer and British graphic design executive actually met a few years ago th
Kellie Pickler, Best Friend Summer Plan Cancer-Free Trip
Kellie Pickler has raised a lot of money and awareness for the fight against breast cancer over the years. On top of her involvement with several fundraisers and events, like the special "Opry Goes Pink" show, the singer-songwriter went so far as to shave her head last year, in support of her best friend, Summer Holt Miller, who is battling the devastating disease...
Charlie Worsham Answers the Country Call
Charlie Worsham is walking around with a perma-grin on his face these days. The Mississippi native is living his dream, touring the country in support of his first Top 40 hit, "Could it Be." His full debut album is expected to follow later this year, after years of honing his craft playing in various bands (including KingBilly) and playing as a studio musician for other artists... Read M
ACM Awards Album of the Year 2013 Is Eric Church’s ‘Chief’
Eric Church's critically-acclaimed, platinum-selling Chief has yet another award: 2013 ACM Album of the Year honors. "I can't believe I just met John Fogerty, we should hang out later!" the elated singer said to the rock legend, who along with Miranda Lambert presented the trophy to Eric...
Ronnie Dunn, ‘Hey Haggard’ Lyric Video – Exclusive Premiere
What kind of birthday present do you get for the guy who has everything? If it's Ronnie Dunn, anything Merle Haggard-related would be perfect. The singer-songwriter remembers one recent birthday when his wife gave him a Haggard Telecaster guitar, signed by the Hag himself...