The Associated Press
CMT Music Awards Performers Confirmed: Taylor Swift, Luke Bryan, Hunter Hayes & More
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Taylor Swift leads a list of country's hottest stars set to perform at the CMT Music Awards next month.
Pistol Annies, ‘Annie Up': Trio Gains Confidence on New Album
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - When the women in Pistol Annies get together, song ideas just fall out.
Country Singer Kree Harrison Advances to ‘American Idol’ Finale
LOS ANGELES (AP) - "American Idol" finalist Angie Miller won't be tickling the ivories on this season's final showdown.
Country Stars Share Their Reactions to NYC’s New (and Only) Country Station, NASH FM 94.7
NEW YORK (AP) - Even though a cowboy hat sighting on Fifth Avenue is still pretty rare, country music has made an important move into New York City.
Lady Antebellum Tops the Charts With New Album ‘Golden’
Donn Jones/Invision/AP NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Lady Antebellum's last album "Own the Night" opened on top of the charts, spawned two No. 1 hits and has sold more than 1.8 million copies.
Carrie Underwood to Sing ‘Sunday Night Football’ Theme
NEW YORK (AP) - Carrie Underwood will take over the theme song for "Sunday Night Football," with NBC sticking to the formula of a female country music star for its intro. Underwood steps in for Faith Hill, who announced last month that she would not be back for a seventh season...
George Jones’ Planned Concert to Go On As Star-Studded Tribute
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Before he passed away last month, George Jones had scheduled a star-packed final concert for November. It turns out the show will go on. Jones' widow, Nancy, said Tuesday that Garth Brooks, Kid Rock and several more performers have agreed to keep the Nov...
Shania Twain Announces New Las Vegas Show Dates
Shania Twain has announced 22 new show dates this fall to round out the first year of her two-year Las Vegas Strip residency.
CMT Award Nominations Announced: Miranda Lambert, Luke Bryan and More Up for Honors
Getty NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Eric Church, Luke Bryan and Miranda Lambert are the lead nominees for this year's CMT Music Awards.
2013 ACM Awards: Men of Country Dominate Star-Studded Lineup
LAS VEGAS (AP) - More than a few people have suggested to the producers of the Academy of Country Music Awards that they extend the broadcast delay for Sunday night's show - just in case. With Blake Shelton and Luke Bryan co-hosting, everyone expects the unexpected - and several off-color, unscripted moments - as country music's biggest cut-ups collide on stage...