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(Undated) -- Thomas Rhett says he's enjoying his latest work. The country star hosted an event Tuesday to preview some tracks from his upcoming sophomore album. At the gathering he told CMT.com his new tunes show he's "definitely been inspired" by his "more funky, soul side"...
(Undated) -- Miranda Lambert and Dierks Bentley are on board for the upcoming Academy of Country Music Awards. The event's top nominees are among the first confirmed performers for the event. Miranda's competition for Entertainer of the Year -- Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean, Florida...
(Undated) -- Luke Bryan is thanking his fans for embracing his final "Spring Break" set. The country star's last release in the series, "Spring Break...Checkin' Out," arrived on Tuesday and quickly topped the iTunes chart. Now all that's left is the celebration. On Wednesday...
(Nashville, TN) -- One woman is really stepping up in support of the current "bro-country" sound. Aspiring singer-songwriter April Fraiser recently use her retirement savings to finance the production and release of her song, "Bro-Country." April says in a Tumblr blog that she...
(Nashville, TN) -- Trisha Yearwood admits she's glad to be a cookbook author with a TV series. But the country star says her true passion is music. Trisha adds that commercial success is important to her. She says she wants her songs to be hits and her albums to sell well. But...
(Nashville, TN) -- "Nashville" star Clare Bowen admits she's not very active on social media. The actress says there are so many things she enjoys doing that she doesn't really have time for Twitter. But Clare isn't opposed to social media. She says she's found from her own...
(Undated) -- Florida Georgia Line's Tyler Hubbard is defending his musical collaboration with Brian Kelley. In a recent Instagram exchange someone posted that it was time for Tyler to "dump your backup singer" and "go solo." When another person asked, "What does that mean? Dump...
(Undated) -- Shania Twain in reaching a personal milestone this year. The country star will turn 50 on August 28th. But the singer says she's not all that concerned about it. She tells "Taste Of Country Nights" she'll be on her "Rock This Country" tour at the time, so it's like...
(Nashville, TN) -- Brantley Gilbert says his concerts aren't just physically demanding. The country star explains that he makes his songs as personal as possible, and he relives those feelings every time he plays them. Brantley adds that he's also moved by his audience. He says...