Country News

(Nashville, TN) -- Brad Paisley says his furry little co-star in his "River Bank" video is for real. The country star says Twiggy the Water Skiing Squirrel is an actual trained animal, who is just a delight. Brad adds that the animal was "crazy" to watch. He explains that Twiggy...
(Nashville, TN) -- Thomas Rhett says he's lucky to be a second-generation country singer. The son of country star Rhett Akins explains that whenever they're on the road together his father is always ready with useful feedback. The singer adds that he has "a cool relationship"...
(Nashville, TN) -- Trisha Yearwood says she "can't even find the right words to express" her excitement over her new studio album. The country star says she's calling her upcoming release "PrizeFighter" because it "feels like an anthem" for everyone. She explains that it's "...
(Undated) -- Veteran country stars are working together to honor a rock pioneer. David Frizzell tells the "Lubbock Avalanche-Journal" the album "Buddy Holly Country Tribute: Remember Me" grew out of a request from The Ventures bassist Nokie Edwards, who asked him to write a...
(Lincoln, NE) -- After Neil Young and Willie Nelson play this year's Farm Aid concert, they'll go to an actual farm to perform for another cause. The stars are teaming up for "Harvest the Hope," a fundraiser for those against TransCanada's Keystone XL oil pipeline. Jane Kleeb of...
(Nashville, TN) -- George Strait's final official concert is coming to CD. The country superstar has compiled performances from his June 7th tour finale in Arlington, Texas into the album "The Cowboy Rides Away: Live From AT&T Stadium." The 20-track disc features George and...
(Undated) -- Blake Shelton fans are getting their first listen to his latest music. The country star premiered "Neon Light" via iHeartRadio. "Neon Light" is the lead-off single from Blake's upcoming album, "Bringing Back the Sunshine." The album, which is Shelton's follow up to...
(Undated) -- Taylor Swift may have to take her own advice and "shake off" some criticism over her new music video. The video for her brand new single "Shake It Off" is being accused of playing on racial stereotypes of African-Americans. The tongue-in-cheek video features Taylor...
(Nashville, TN) -- Kenny Chesney says the Flora-Bama Lounge deserves a musical salute. The country star explains that in his song "Flora-Bama" he tried to capture the spirit of the iconic club, which has retained its character even five decades after first opening its doors...