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(Undated) -- Little Big Town's Kimberly Schlapman says she and her bandmates are "thrilled to be a part of the CMA Awards announcement." The country group is in New York with Darius Rucker to unveil the hopefuls for this year's Country Music Association Awards. The country stars...
(Nashville, TN) -- Lady Antebellum has another chart-topping hit to their credit with their latest single. "Bartender" has become the country trio's ninth number one hit, taking the top spot on the Billboard Country Airplay and Mediabase charts. Lady A's Hillary Scott says she...
(Nashville, TN) -- Country newcomer Leah Turner says she's not just getting a great opportunity to perform as an opener on Brad Paisley's tour. The singer explains that it's a great chance to see how a successful, longtime headliner conducts business on the road. Leah says she's...
(Undated) -- Joe Nichols is ready with the third single from his latest album. The singer debuted the lyric video to "Hard To Be Cool" Tuesday on "Rolling Stone Country." Joe says he already knows his fans like "Hard To Be Cool," admitting it surprised him to see how quickly the...
(Nashville, TN) -- Jason Aldean will have his new album in stores next month. The country star is calling his sixth studio effort "Old Boots, New Dirt," which he'll offer up on October 7th. Jason says the title reflects his intentions with the disc. The singer explains that he's...
(Undated) -- Pat Green is paying homage to the ladies of his home state in his new song. The country star is debuting the lyric video to "Girls From Texas" on TasteOfCountry.com. Pat teamed up with Lyle Lovett on "Girls From Texas," which will be available from iTunes on...
(Nashville, TN) -- Luke Bryan has no problem drawing a large audience. The country star played the last of his four stadium shows over the weekend, performing before 60-thousand fans at Chicago's Soldier Field -- and setting an attendance record for a country concert at the...
(Nashville, TN) -- Lady Antebellum has another chart-topping hit to their credit with their latest single. "Bartender" has become the country trio's ninth number one hit, taking the top spot on the Billboard Country Airplay and Mediabase charts. Lady A's Hillary Scott says the...
(Nashville, TN) -- Merle Haggard says it wasn't tough for him to choose a song for the upcoming Buddy Holly tribute album. But he and David Frizzell -- who spearheaded the project -- explain they still went through a little bit of negotiating on the tracks. David adds that he...