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(Undated) -- Brad Paisley has his eighth consecutive number one album. Billboard.com says the singer's latest studio effort, "Moonshine in the Trunk," logged first week sales of 53-thousand to capture the top spot on the Country Albums chart. But once again he's falling short on...
(Undated) -- Garth Brooks' comeback release is a single with a message. The country superstar addresses political and societal issues in his new song, "People Loving People," which had its premiere via iHeartRadio Wednesday. "People Loving People" is the first new single from...
(Undated) -- Taylor Swift's new single "Shake It Off" is spending another week at number one on the Billboard Hot 100. The song blasted to the top of the chart last week after the star delivered a live performance of the single at the MTV Video Music Awards and her surprise...
(Nashville, TN) -- Miranda Lambert is bracing herself for what could be a big night for the country music star in November. Topping the list of nominees heading into the 48th Annual Country Music Awards, Lambert has matched her personal record for the most CMA nods with nine...
(Undated) -- Country music is ready to party with the announcement of the nominees for November's CMA Awards. Darius Rucker announced the nominees for Entertainer of the Year on ABC's "Good Morning America." Little Big Town joined Darius Rucker in announcing the nominees for the...
(Nashville, TN) -- Brantley Gilbert admits there are some challenges to playing live -- especially at summer fairs and festivals. The country star explains that he has a tough time staying focused when he spots certain people out in the crowd. The singer adds that he doesn't...
(Undated) -- Little Big Town's Kimberly Schlapman says she and her bandmates are "thrilled to be a part of the CMA Awards announcement." The country group is in New York with Darius Rucker to unveil the hopefuls for this year's Country Music Association Awards. The country stars...
(Nashville, TN) -- Lady Antebellum has another chart-topping hit to their credit with their latest single. "Bartender" has become the country trio's ninth number one hit, taking the top spot on the Billboard Country Airplay and Mediabase charts. Lady A's Hillary Scott says she...
(Nashville, TN) -- Country newcomer Leah Turner says she's not just getting a great opportunity to perform as an opener on Brad Paisley's tour. The singer explains that it's a great chance to see how a successful, longtime headliner conducts business on the road. Leah says she's...