Country News

(Nashville, TN) -- Reba McEntire admits that as a kid she probably should have been a little more grateful at Christmas. The country star recalls that she didn't exactly display her best behavior on the holiday. Thomas Rhett says he's received some very special gifts at...
(Nashville, TN) -- Lady Antebellum's Dave Haywood admits there's a downside to touring. But the country star says these days he's enjoying playing concerts more than he ever has before. He explains that it's hard to be away from his family, but overall shows are more exciting,...
(Undated) -- The Louvin Brothers among those being acknowledged in conjunction with the upcoming Grammy Awards. The pioneering country duo has been tapped to receive a Lifetime Achievement Award. The honorary Grammy recognizes artists' overall accomplishments, contributions, and...
(Nashville, TN) -- Sara Evans says she appreciates how hard it is to be an actor on a TV show. The country star, whose TV work includes a guest appearance on ABC's "Nashville," says it's not at all the same as making a music video. Sara explains that while music videos have...
(Santa Monica, CA) -- Some country classics are entering the Grammy Hall of Fame. Hank Williams' 1947 hit "Honky Tonkin'" and Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys' 1939 song "San Antonio Rose" are among the 17 singles earning induction, while Willie Nelson's 1978 release "Stardust"...
(Nashville, TN) -- Singer-songwriter Larry Henley, who came to fame in the 1960s with The Newbeats, has died. CMT.com says Henley passed away in Nashville Thursday morning at the age of 77. He had been battling Parkinson's disease and Alzheimer's. Henley was the lead singer of...
(Undated) -- Brantley Gilbert will be ringing in 2015 in L.A. The country star has signed on for the "New Year's Rockin' Eve" party in Hollywood. He's among several new additions to the event, along with Train, Nick Jonas, and others. The five-and-a-half-hour celebration also...
(Dover, DE) -- Country power couple Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert are headlining a new music festival next summer. Carrie Underwood is also set to perform at the Big Barrel Country Music Festival in Delaware. More than 40 artists will take part from June 26th through the...
(New York, NY) -- "The Voice" winner Craig Wayne Boyd is making his "Tonight Show" debut. A day after becoming becoming the NBC reality show's season seven champ, the country singer sat in with The Roots. Over the course of the show he performed a few songs, including Randy...