Country News

(Nashville, TN) -- Family, friends, and fans will be paying their respects and saying goodbye this week to Grand Ole Opry Star George Hamilton the Fourth. Nashville's "Tennessean" say the public is invited to attend the visitation for the country singer, taking place at...
(Undated) -- Garth Brooks' new album will be arriving in November as expected -- but before Thanksgiving. Billboard.com says the country superstar has set a November 11th release date for the still-untitled project, which will be his first full collection of new studio material...
(Nashville, TN) -- Miranda Lambert is bringing her "Platinum" tour to a close this weekend in Hawaii. But the country star admits that while she has a show to stage, this trip isn't all about work. She says she decided to visit America's Westernmost state in part to do something...
(Las Vegas, NV) -- Taylor Swift, Eric Church, and the Zac Brown Band are on board for this weekend's iHeartRadio Music Festival. The country stars are part of a the two-day, multi-genre event, which gets under way Friday. Swift and the Zac Brown Band are among the opening night...
(Nashville, TN) -- Tim McGraw and Faith Hill are sharing a new honor. Nashville's "Tennessean" says the country couple has been tapped to receive the Nashville Symphony's Harmony Award. The singers will be recognized with a special presentation during the Symphony Ball, taking...
(Nashville, TN) -- Country newcomer Sam Hunt's debut album is still a month away, and he's already achieved a record sales milestone. The singer's breakthrough hit, "Leave The Night On," has gone Gold, surpassing the 500-thousand mark in digital downloads. Sam admits he's...
(Undated) -- Jason Aldean and Eric Church admit they aren't sure what they can do about the seeming rise in violence and medical emergencies at country concerts. Many of the incidents this summer have involved alcohol. But Aldean tells "Rolling Stone Country" it's not a product...
(Nashville, TN) -- The man known as the "International Ambassador of Country Music" has died. The music community is mourning the loss of George Hamilton the Fourth, who passed away Wednesday at a Nashville hospital. The Grand Ole Opry star was admitted to the medical facility...
(Undated) -- Carrie Underwood is already getting offers of help once she has her baby. The Band Perry's Kimberly Perry tells E! News she and her brothers Neil and Reed are excited for Carrie and her husband, Mike Fisher, who are expecting their first child. The country star says...