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(Undated) -- Montgomery Gentry's Troy Gentry says the country duo is offering a familiar sound with their next album. He tells Billboard.com their latest single, "Headlights," reflects the style that has "always worked" for them, featuring Eddie Montgomery singing lead on the...
(Nashville, TN) -- Miranda Lambert is making a big impression with her hit "Automatic." Nashville's "Tennessean" says the track from her latest album, "Platinum," was named Song of the Year at the 44th Anniversary Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame Dinner and Induction Ceremony...
(Nashville, TN) -- Jason Aldean says he's not trying to reinvent himself with his new album, "Old Boots, New Dirt." The country star explains that he's always striving to stretch himself creatively, and not repeat himself. Aldean adds that his current single, "Burnin' It Down,"...
(Nashville, TN) -- The Doobie Brothers' John McFee admits he wasn't sure what to expect with the band's country collaborations album. But he says he was open to the concept, and is really pleased with the results. Doobie Brother Tom Johnston adds that any skepticism on the band'...
(Las Vegas, NV) -- Miranda Lambert is using her most recent festival appearance to help animals in need. GotCountryOnline says the singer turned her participation at the inaugural Route 91 Harvest Festival into her annual "Cause for the Paws" fundraiser. She was Saturday night's...
(Nashville, TN) -- Carrie Underwood says she doesn't know the gender of her baby. But the pregnant country star admits she has a preference. She tells the syndicated "America's Morning Show" she and her husband Mike Fisher will "be overjoyed with either," but confesses she's "...
(Nashville, TN) -- Miranda Lambert will be getting an early start to her road work next year. The country star says she'll be kicking off her "Certified Platinum Tour" in January. Details regarding specific dates and venues haven't been announced yet. But Miranda has unveiled a...
(Undated) -- Garth Brooks is calling his new album "Man Against Machine." The disc is the country superstar's first full collection of new studio material in more than 13 years, and he says it's "a remarkable feeling to be making music again." Garth adds that over the past 14...
(Nashville, TN) -- Little Big Town is becoming a member of the Grand Ole Opry. The country group received their invitation at Friday's show. Band member Kimberly Schlapman says she began to get suspicious when she heard another singer chiming in on their song "Pontoon." Kimberly...