Country News

(Undated) -- Country music star Blake Shelton is putting a country spin on "Saturday Night Live." During his monologue Saturday, Blake introduced the cast to the country variety show, "Hee Haw." With Blake at the guitar and the cast dressed in country garb, "The Voice" coach...
(Undated) -- Kenny Rogers is saying goodbye to his followers in Australia and New Zealand. The country star is launching his Farewell Down Under Tour with a show in Sydney Friday night. He'll visit eleven cities, playing 12 shows over three-and-a-half weeks. Rogers has a two-...
(Undated) -- Keith Urban and Dolly Parton are getting some recognition "down under." The country stars are among the nominees heading into the 43rd Country Music Awards of Australia. Keith is a contender with his hit "Somewhere In My Car," which is up for Single and Video Clip...
(Nashville, TN) -- Dustin Lynch says "Hell Of A Night" is an excellent opening track. The country star explains that it's a great song to launch both a disc and a concert. Dustin adds that "Hell Of A Night" was one of those songs that grabbed him at first listen. He says it not...
(Nashville, TN) -- Jason Aldean says he puts an effort into making every record distinct. The country star explains that it's important to him to keep his music fresh. Jason adds that he believes he's improved with each album. He admits he's taken more risks with his recent...
(New York, NY) -- Blake Shelton is always up for fun and games. But on NBC's "Tonight Show" Thursday, he had some trouble with Jimmy Fallon's Whisper Challenge. The host said a phrase that Shelton was supposed to guess just by reading his lips, since he was wearing noise-...
(Undated) -- Country newcomer Craig Wayne Boyd is spending a lot of time on the road. The most recent "Voice" winner has an extensive list of tour dates, including a show Friday in Flagstaff, Arizona. And the singer says more stops are being added every day. In a Facebook post...
(Undated) -- Shania Twain fans who weren't able to catch her Las Vegas show are now getting a chance to see her performance. The country star's new DVD, "Shania: Still The One Live From Vegas" features her full Colosseum concert. The set also includes previously unreleased...
(Nashville, TN) -- Jerrod Niemann is helping to launch a new series on "Fox & Friends." The country star will be the first celebrity featured on "Road Trip," and will take Fox News Channel host Anna Kooiman on a tour of Nashville. They'll make several stops throughout Music...