Country News

(Undated) -- Hunter Hayes says his mom went above and beyond in encouraging him musically. The country star tells "CMT Inside Fame" she didn't just give him moral support -- she was literally willing to back him on stage. He recalls one summer his mom bought herself a guitar and...
(Nashville, TN) -- Lady Antebellum's Hillary Scott says their most recent chart-topper means a little more to the group. The country singer explains that the success of "Bartender" gave the trio a little more confidence in their latest work. Hillary adds that the group was also...
(Undated) -- "Nashville" is celebrating the holidays. Cast members from the ABC drama are featured on the upcoming album "Christmas With Nashville." The 12-track collection features Hayden Panettiere singing "White Christmas," Connie Britton performing "You're a Mean One Mr...
(Irving, TX) -- The Zac Brown Band is helping the NCAA celebrate its new National Championship Game. The country group has been tapped to headline the first-ever Championship Tailgate in conjunction with the inaugural college football event. The festivities will take place in an...
(Nashville, TN) -- Kenny Chesney and Jason Aldean's merged stadium shows are getting additional star power. The country stars have tapped Brantley Gilbert to join them for the dates. Chesney says he and Aldean knew they needed "someone who can hold their own to go in front," and...
(Undated) -- Garth Brooks has added another city to his world tour. The country superstar has announced two new shows in North Little Rock, Arkansas. He'll play at the Verizon Arena on December 12th an 13th. Trisha Yearwood will also perform. Tickets for the dates go on sale...
(Undated) -- Taylor Swift is giving back to New York City. The star was a guest on Wednesday's episode of "The View," where she dropped some news about her plans for the single "Welcome to New York." Taylor has become a recent face for her newly adopted home city, partnering...
(New York, NY) -- New York City is gearing up for its first-ever country music festival. Live Nation Entertainment and Founders Entertainment are teaming up to launch FarmBorough. With Dierks Bentley, Luke Bryan and Brad Paisley set to headline, the new festival will take place...
The CMA Awards are just 1 week away - we don't know about you, but we can't WAIT for Country Music's Biggest Night! Our very own Dave O'Brien will be heading down to Nashville next week to broadcast live and be a part of all the fun! Did you know it'll be Brad Paisley &...