Country News

(Nashville, TN) -- Country stars are getting a jump on the holidays. Carrie Underwood, Alan Jackson, and Little Big Town are among the stars on board for the annual "CMA Country Christmas" concert. The holiday special will be taped at Nashville's Bridgestone Arena Friday night...
(Washington, DC) -- Country artist Willie Nelson and rapper Common are just a few of the musicians taking part in honoring military veterans at the White House. During a taping of the PBS series "In Performance at the White House," President Obama said it was fitting to bring...
(Undated) -- Little Big Town's Kimberly Schlapman says the group's harmonies come together naturally. The country star tells Tennessee's KnoxvilleNews.com from the first time they met up to sing nobody has had a problem finding their place -- she sings "the top part" while...
(Undated) -- Florida Georgia Line is ready to "cruise" in a more literal sense. The country duo is ready to set sail on their "This Is How We Cruise" trip to the Bahamas. Thomas Rhett, Tyler Farr, Cole Swindell and Colt Ford are some of the other stars who'll also be on board,...
(Nashville, TN) -- Sam Hunt is just looking for a chance with his debut album, "Montevallo." The country newcomer says ideally listeners won't judge his music until they've actually heard it. Sam adds that he's hoping that through the album people discover who he is as an artist...
(Nashville, TN) -- Rascal Flatts' Joe Don Rooney says he and his bandmates write a lot of material. But the country star adds that they're always open to a great song, no matter who wrote it. The guys in Rascal Flatts didn't contribute any material to their latest album, "Rewind...
(Nashville, TN) -- Thomas Rhett says he's never at a loss for material. The singer says his dad -- country star Rhett Akins -- is constantly sending him songs. Thomas admits he doesn't take everything he receives, but that has nothing to do with the song's quality. Earlier this...
(Undated) -- The Doobie Brothers admit making their country collaboration album was an eye-opening experience. Frontman Tom Johnston tells "Billboard" it was "humbling" to discover how well these country artists knew the band's music. He explains that everyone they worked with,...