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  • Tim McGraw, 'Damn Country Music' (2015)

    Tim McGraw reveals 'Damn Country Music' cover, track list

    Tim McGraw is sitting on "Top of the World" these days. As his current single is burning up the radio charts, the hat-wearing legend has set his sights on his fourteenth studio album, titled Damn Country Music. The singer, who has charted such notable hits as "Meanwhile Back at Mama's," "Shotgun...
  • Watch: Carrie Underwood performs at 2015 Apple Music Festival

    Watch: Carrie Underwood performs at 2015 Apple Music Festival

    Carrie Underwood brought the spirit of country music to this year's Apple Music Festival in London this week. Performing a slew of her biggest hits, as well as deep cuts like "I Know You Won't" and "Flat on the Floor" (from 2007's Carnival Ride), the powerhouse dazzled the crowd for over an hour...
  • Carrie Underwood bringing country music to Europe in ‘Country to Country’ shows

    Carrie Underwood bringing country music to Europe in ‘Country to Country’ shows

    When you think of country music festivals, you likely think of Stagecoach in Indio, California, CMA Music Festival in Nashville, Faster Horses Festival in Brooklyn, Michigan, and other multi-day celebrations of country music held in the U.S. But what about festivals in Europe? From March 11-13, the...
  • Listen: Lauren Alaina returns with her self-titled EP

    Listen: Lauren Alaina returns with her self-titled EP

    Lauren Alaina isn't afraid to take the "Road Less Traveled," as she proclaims on the opening track of her brand-new, self-titled EP (which dropped this week). The five-track project, which also features her new single "Next Boyfriend" and the ESPN anthem "History," witnesses a more mature singer...
  • Jennifer Nettles

    'CMA Country Christmas' to be taped at Grand Ole Opry instead of prior venue

    Christmas in Nashville is something many look forward to each year, especially Christmas country music. “CMA Country Christmas” is one thing that seems to be a staple among country music fans all over the country. Jennifer Nettles has hosted in the past, and many hope she will be there again this...
  • Carrie Underwood

    Stagecoach Day Two features the triumphant return of Carrie Underwood

    The first time Carrie Underwood played the Stagecoach Country Music Festival in 2008, she was but one of the many draws on a packed Sunday schedule. When she makes her return next year, it will be as one of the main attractions. On Monday, Stagecoach organizers revealed the lineup for the show’s...
  • 2015 CMA Awards to feature must-see opener with Eric Church and Hank Williams Jr

    2015 CMA Awards to feature must-see opener with Eric Church and Hank Williams Jr

    If you can only watch part of the 2015 Country Music Association Awards next month, make sure it’s the first 15 minutes. The county music extravaganza is set to to deliver a must-see opener, with one of the night's biggest nominees, Eric Church, collaborating with country rock legend Hank Williams...
  • Sam Hunt confirmed as background vocalist on Carrie Underwood's 'Heartbeat'

    Sam Hunt confirmed as background vocalist on Carrie Underwood's 'Heartbeat'

    Carrie Underwood strips it back with her new song "Heartbeat" groove, a countdown release from her forthcoming Storyteller album. When the track hit iTunes on Friday (Oct. 9), speculation began to swirl regarding the mysterious male singing background. Initially, reports indicated that one of the...
  • Alan Jackson set to release a 3-disc box set of music spanning his 25-year career on Nov. 7.

    Alan Jackson to release 3-CD anthology with hit-filled track list and new music

    Alan Jackson no longer chases that neon rainbow; he caught it. It has been 25 years since the release of his debut album Here in the Real World went gold (by 1994, it reached double-platinum status.) He followed up this success with Don’t Rock the Jukebox, which catapulted him into super-stardom...
  • Eric Church and Hank Williams Jr. will open the CMA Awards together

    Eric Church and Hank Williams Jr. will open the CMA Awards together

    Eric Church and Hank Williams Jr. will be taking the stage to kick off the 2015 CMA Awards. Rolling Stone shared the news that the pair will be joining up to start up the nights performances when they team up on Neil Young's "Are You Ready for the Country" which is a song that became a hit in 197...
  • Luke Bryan will close out the 2016 Stagecoach Festival

    Luke Bryan will close out the 2016 Stagecoach Festival

    Luke Bryan, Carrie Underwood and Eric Church are set to be the headlining acts at the Stagecoach Festival's 10th anniversary celebration. Billboard shared the news that the three superstars will be taking part in the music festival that kicks off on April 29, 2016 and runs through May 1, 2016. The...
  • 2015 CMA Awards: Keith Urban, John Mellencamp to perform together

    2015 CMA Awards: Keith Urban, John Mellencamp to perform together

    The 49th annual Country Music Association Awards show just got a lot hotter. Event organizers have announced that country music’s Keith Urban will perform with rock’s John Mellencamp during the show. The news of the collaboration was announced Oct. 14 via CMA’s website and official Facebook page...
  • Danielle Bradbery, 'Friend Zone' (2015)

    Watch: Danielle Bradbery skates and hulas in 'Friend Zone' video

    Danielle Bradbery takes a funky ride with her new hip-hop-spun country single "Friend Zone," the first taste of her yet-untitled sophomore album. Featuring a talk-sing breakdown, the track is a distinct sonic departure from her self-titled 2013 debut album (on Big Machine Label Group), which...
  • The Band Perry, 'Heart+Beat' (2015)

    The Band Perry reveal tribal-like cover art for 'Heart+Beat' album

    The Band Perry proclaim they'll "Live Forever" with their boisterous pop-country anthem, the lead sample to their forthcoming third studio album. The record is titled Heart+Beat, and the trio dropped the official cover art on Saturday afternoon (Oct. 10). Featuring tribal paint and an Instagram...
  • Country to Country 2016: Eric Church, Miranda Lambert join performance lineup

    Country to Country 2016: Eric Church, Miranda Lambert join performance lineup

    If you want to see performances by Carrie Underwood, Miranda Lambert, Eric Church, Little Big Town and many other musical acts, then you might want to grab your passport and purchase tickets. Event organizers of Country to Country 2016 have announced the full performance lineup, and shows will be...
  • Watch: Carrie Underwood performs new song 'Heartbeat' for Target

    Watch: Carrie Underwood performs new song 'Heartbeat' for Target

    Carrie Underwood is set to drop her brand-new fifth studio album Storyteller on Friday (Oct. 23), and ahead of tomorrow's superstar release, the Oklahoma native performs one of the R&B-leaning cuts called "Heartbeat." Partnering with Target stores for an exclusive deluxe edition, featuring an...
  • Listen to Carrie Underwood's sweet 'What I Never Knew I Always Wanted' ode

    Listen to Carrie Underwood's sweet 'What I Never Knew I Always Wanted' ode

    Carrie Underwood is never one to get overtly corny or sentimental in her music, save for "Mama's Song" (from 2009's Play On album), a dedication to her mother. She also doesn't typically sing "mushy" love songs, either, but you'll find two on her forthcoming new album Storyteller, out on Friday...
  • Carrie Underwood will perform at the ‘American Music Awards’

    Carrie Underwood will perform at the ‘American Music Awards’

    Carrie Underwood is in as a performer for the “American Music Awards.” The Boot spread the news that Underwood will be taking the stage as both a nominee and a performer when the show happens on Nov. 22, 2015 on ABC. Jennifer Lopez will be hosting the award show and performing. Selena Gomez and...
  • Carrie Underwood, 'Storyteller' (2015)

    Watch: Carrie Underwood plays hour-long iHeartRadio 'Storyteller' album party

    In celebration of her brand new fifth studio album Storyteller, Carrie Underwood performed a concert in New York City's iHeartRadio Theatre Thursday night (Oct. 22). Not only did she perform a few of her classics, including "Before He Cheats," "Undo It" and "Wasted," but she treated the crowd with...
  • Watch: Kelsea Ballerini calls 'Dibs' in her new music video

    Watch: Kelsea Ballerini calls 'Dibs' in her new music video

    Newcomer Kelsea Ballerini, who notched her first-ever No. 1 hit with her "Love Me Like You Mean It" debut earlier this year, is calling "Dibs" on a boy in her brand new music video. Featuring footage from her concerts this summer (including shows at the York Fair and in Greenville, NC and Saint...
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