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(Undated) -- It didn't take long for Jason Aldean's latest single to go Platinum. "Burnin' It Down" reached the sales milestone in just nine weeks, making it the fastest country single this year to earn the certification. Jason says he appreciates his fans for all their support...
(Nashville, TN) -- Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood are doing double duty at the upcoming Country Music Association Awards. The singers aren't just going to host the event -- they've joined the lineup of performers as well. Lady Antebellum, The Band Perry, and Little Big Town...
(New York, NY) -- Taylor Swift may have a problem she can't just "shake off." The country singer-turned-pop star is being sued by a chauffeur service in New York City that claims she owes them cash after bailing on a deal. TMZ says Taylor's people had signed a contract with the...
(Nashville, TN) -- Lady Antebellum's Dave Haywood says the group's new album, "747," introduces their new direction. The country star explains that there's a boldness to their latest music, which producer Nathan Chapman helped them develop. Haywood adds that the title track to "...
(Nashville, TN) -- Kenny Chesney says his latest album, "The Big Revival," is a key release for him. The country star explains that's why he had to focus his energy exclusively on the project. Chesney says he felt doing anything less would erode his career, not help it grow...
(Nashville, TN) -- Dierks Bentley says he's thrilled and amazed "Drunk On A Plane" became a chart-topper. The country star admits it wasn't anything he anticipated. Dierks also says the song has sort of developed a life of its own. He explains that fans have adopted the pilot...
(Undated) -- Taylor Swift and the Zac Brown Band are among the artists featured on the first of the two-part iHeartRadio Music Festival TV special, airing on the CW. Monday's two-hour broadcast includes highlights from the first night of the concert event, which was staged...
(Nashville, TN) -- Justin Moore is extending his "Off The Beaten Path" tour. The country star has announced another eleven dates, which will keep the singer on the road through the third week of November. The newly announced run begins in Columbia, Missouri on October 23rd...
(Undated) -- Josh Turner says he thinks his new single, "Lay Low," touches on "something that everybody yearns for these days." The singer tells "Country Weekly" the song is about breaking free for a moment from cellphones and other technology that can be disruptive to daily...