Country News

(Nashville, TN) -- Miranda Lambert is on board for this fall's CMA Awards. The singer, who's the top nominee heading into the Country Music Association event, is also among the first confirmed performers for the ceremony. Her husband Blake Shelton is on the lineup as well, along...
(Nashville, TN) -- Daryle Singletary has another daughter. The country star and his wife, Holly, welcomed their new baby girl at a Nashville hospital on Sunday. Daryle calls little Charlotte Rose Singletary their "little blessed surprise," explaining that she arrived a little...
(Nashville, TN) -- Trisha Yearwood says her new single, "Prizefighter," triggered all sorts of thoughts when she first heard it. The country star explains that the track naturally conjured up images of "Rocky," but also brought to mind others who are trying to overcome their own...
(Nashville, TN) -- Opry star George Hamilton the Fourth is recovering from a heart attack. The Grand Ole Opry revealed the country singer's medical emergency on Facebook Saturday, saying the 77-year-old performer "suffered a serious heart attack and is hospitalized in the...
(Nashville, TN) -- Lynn Anderson is in trouble with the law. Nashville's "Tennessean" says the 66-year-old country star was arrested for DUI following a traffic accident in Nashville Thursday night. The arrest warrant says officers noticed "signs of impairment" in dealing with...
(Raleigh, NC) -- Willie Nelson isn't exactly getting a rave review for his Farm Aid performance. Raleigh, North Carolina's "News & Observer" describes the country legend's set as "kind of a mess." The reviewer says Nelson wasn't singing particularly well, and the members of...
(New York, NY) -- Lee Brice's hit "I Don't Dance" hasn't just gone Platinum. "Country Weekly" says the singer received a special plaque recognizing the song as the "Fastest Certified Platinum Country Single" of 2014. "Today" host Hoda Kotb took part in the presentation, which...
(Undated) -- Taylor Swift is tipping her hat to a college fraternity for its parody of her video for "Shake It Off." The singer has reached out to the brothers of Delta Sigma Phi from Transylvania University in Kentucky after they started to go viral with a video performing the...
(Undated) -- Keith Urban is making some adjustments to his performance schedule for a family emergency. The sudden death last week of his father-in-law prompted the country star to postpone Saturday's appearance at the Washington State Fair in Puyallup. Urban has rescheduled the...