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George Strait Sells Out L.A.’s Staples Center in Nine Minutes
The city of Los Angeles isn't the first major metropolis that comes to mind when you think of country music, nor is it the fifth, sixth or even 10th. Despite that perception, the Los Angeles faithful answered the call and helped George Strait sell out his Feb. 8, 2014 show at the Staples Center in d…
Don’t Expect Kenny Rogers to Pull a Miley Cyrus
Kenny Rogers has been a country music superstar for decades, enjoying the kind of longevity that most artists would sever a limb for. As an icon and a legend in his genre, he doesn't need to resort to pulling publicity stunts like Miley Cyrus, daughter of fellow country singer Billy Ray Cyrus, …
Carrie Underwood Talks ‘The Sound of Music,’ Avoids Religion and Politics at 2013 Emmys
Carrie Underwood is inching closer and closer to her performance as Maria von Trapp in NBC's live adaptation of 'The Sound of Music,' set to air this holiday season.
Carrie Underwood Remembers ‘Yesterday’ at the 2013 Emmys
It's fitting that Carrie Underwood performed the Beatles' beloved 1965 classic 'Yesterday' at the 2013 Emmys, which aired Sunday night (Sept. 22).
Kenny Chesney Grows a Beard
Who knew? The perennially clean-shaven Kenny Chesney is changing up his look and has grown a beard. While we're used to the singer's baby face, we bet his scores of female fans will love this new, rough and tumble look.
Brad Paisley Begins Filming ‘I Can’t Change the World’ Project in Haiti
Brad Paisley is passionate about helping the people of Haiti. Seven months ago, he visited the region to help build clean water stations. Now, he has returned to the country as part of the human-centered film project that accompanies his ballad 'I Can't Change the World.'
Blake Shelton and Luke Bryan Returning as Hosts of the 2014 ACM Awards
It'll be Bluke V 2.0 in 2014. Blake Shelton and Luke Bryan -- two of the funniest, most entertaining and most self-deprecating acts in country music -- will reprise their roles as co-hosts of the ACM Awards in 2014.
Kelly Clarkson Planning for a Baby Following Wedding to Brandon Blackstock
Here's another terrific reason Kelly Clarkson ditched a big wedding ceremony in favor of eloping with fiancé Brandon Blackstock: She's planning for a baby!
Carrie Underwood Makes ‘Sunday Night Football’ Debut
Finally! While football fans have been waiting all day (and since last January) for the return of 'Sunday Night Football,' country music fans have been waiting patiently for Carrie Underwood to make her 'SNF' debut!
Kenny Rogers Says New Dolly Parton Duet Is ‘Touching’ and ‘Sad’
Kenny Rogers has partnered up with his good pal Dolly Parton again for the title track from his new album 'You Can't Make Old Friends.' You can hear a brief yet glorious snippet of their latest duet during a video interview that Rogers conducted, where he describes the song as to…
Sheryl Crow Wants Fans to Put Their Cell Phones Down During Shows
Sheryl Crow wants her fans to put away their cell phones during her live shows. Not because she doesn't want footage leaking online, but because she wants to share a direct experience with her fans and doesn't want the digital disruption.
Dierks Bentley Announces 2013 Miles and Music for Kids Charity Event
Dierks Bentley has revealed details for his annual Miles and Music for Kids event, which a celebrity motorcycle ride and concert now in its eighth year. 2013's event will take place on Nov. 3 in Nashville, Tenn., with some special guests participating for a very good cause.