Country News

(Undated) -- Lee Brice has his first chart-topping album. The singer's latest studio effort, "I Don't Dance," is opening at number one on the Country Albums chart and taking the number five spot on the Billboard 200. But his latest CD's first-week sales of 38-thousand don't...
(Undated) -- Another country star is being honored with a corn maze this fall. But Dolly Parton's agricultural tribute is focused on her charitable efforts. Radio.com says the Mayfield Farm in Athens, Tennessee has cut a path through the corn stalks celebrating the 10th...
(Undated) -- Garth Brooks continues to roll out dates for his world tour. The latest stop the country superstar has revealed is Lexington, Kentucky. He'll play two shows at the Rupp Arena on October 31st and November 1st. The sale date for tickets hasn't been announced yet...
(Nashville, TN) -- Loretta Lynn will be on hand at the Americana Music Awards as both a performer and an honoree. The country legend is slated to receive the AMA's Lifetime Achievement Award for Songwriting at the event. She's also part of an extensive lineup that also features...
(Nashville, TN) -- As The Swon Brothers' career grows beyond their Oklahoma roots, the duo is becoming more involved in the country music community. And Zach Swon says he and Colton are glad they can include their mom and dad in some of their special activities. Zach adds that...
(New York, NY) -- Little Big Town have a special show coming up next month. The country quartet will mark the arrival of their new album, "Pain Killer," with a release-day performance at New York's Best Buy Theater on October 21st. They're calling their one-off performance a "...
(Nashville, TN) -- Pistol Annies' Angaleena Presley will be busy over the next few days. The country star is slated to take part in several events at the Americana Music Festival, which officially begins Wednesday in Nashville. But the singer-songwriter tells "Country Weekly"...
(Undated) -- Dierks Bentley says "What Was I Thinkin'," -- his debut single and first number one hit -- was "huge," telling CMT.com it was "an incredible way to get the party started." But the country star believes his most recent chart-topper, "Drunk on a Plane," is "possibly...
(Undated) -- Taylor Swift is getting some award recognition overseas. The country-pop superstar is among the nominations for the upcoming MTV Europe Music Awards, with bids in two categories. She's up against Beyonce, Katy Perry, Ariana Grande, and Nicki Minaj for Best Female...