Country News

(London) -- Taylor Swift is planning a trip across the pond to headline the upcoming BRIT Awards. Organizers have unveiled the first acts confirmed to perform at the 35th annual awards show, taking place at the O2 Arena in London in February. And two of the superstar's pals are...
(Nashville, TN) -- Darius Rucker says a film inspired him to include the duet "Baby, It's Cold Outside" on his new Christmas album, "Home for the Holidays." Rucker adds that he wanted to include "another voice" on the album, and "Baby, It's Cold Outside" provided the perfect...
(Nashville, TN) -- Little Big Town is making plans to return to the road next year. After wrapping up their "Pain Killer Tour" over the weekend, the country group has announced the first dates of their 2015 edition of the trek. Little Big Town has ten confirmed shows, starting...
(Nashville, TN) -- Jason Aldean tops the winners list for the inaugural American Country Countdown Awards, which aired Monday night on Fox. The singer only captured one category, but it was the big one -- Artist of the Year. In accepting his award, Jason shared how of the event'...
(Nashville, TN) -- The Time Jumpers have lost one of their own to cancer. "Country Weekly" says singer Dawn Sears, who had been battling lung cancer, died last Thursday. She was 53. Sears was diagnosed with the disease in 2012, and went public with her condition in March 2013...
(Nashville, TN) -- Kacey Musgraves is keeping her "Same Tour Different Trailer" trek going into the new year. The country star has announced nine new dates for 2015, stating with an appearance in Norfolk, Virginia on February 12th. The new run of shows continues through the end...
(Nashville, TN) -- Trace Adkins says he still loves Christmas. But the country star admits it's different now that he's older. The singer tells "Taste Of Country" the holiday "loses a little bit of the innocence" once "the kids get too old and don't believe in Santa anymore."...
(Nashville, TN) -- Keith Urban admits that being an "American Idol" judge has made his life a lot busier. But the country star says it's all been manageable. Keith explains that with the addition of his "Idol" responsibilities, the last four months of the year tend to be his...
(Nashville, TN) -- The Cadillac Three frontman Jaren Johnston says the band's sound reflects the music they enjoy, which includes a number of rock acts. But the singer explains that they couldn't help being influenced by what they were hearing in their hometown as well. Jaren...