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(Undated) -- Taylor Swift is lending her voice to "The Voice." The pop star has been added to the cast of NBC's singing competition. The network says Swift will be the "key adviser" for the show's current season during the Knockout Round, which puts singers on the same team up...
(Nashville, TN -- Carrie Underwood says her latest single came from a songwriting session with Chris DeStefano and Brett James. The country star recalls that when Chris started playing some music she looked through her collection of notes, and came across the phrase "something...
(Nashville, TN) -- Thomas Rhett says he's having a bit of a problem with his sophomore CD -- he's got too many songs! The country star explains that he has more than 30 tracks at his disposal, which is forcing him to really plan the project in advance. Thomas says it wasn't...
(Nashville, TN) -- Justin Moore says he's thrilled to be a father of three. But the country star admits he's feeling a little sleep deprived since the arrival of his third daughter, Rebecca, in July. However, trying to add a boy to the family isn't out of the question -- at...
(Undated) -- Fans are getting their first listen to the Doobie Brothers' upcoming country collaboration album. The group's remake of "Black Water" with the Zac Brown Band is now available. Zac Brown says he's a big Doobie Brothers fan, and his group "jumped at the chance" to...
(Nashville, TN) -- Lucy Hale continues to promote her debut country album. The singer and actress is slated to be a guest on the syndicated "Ellen DeGeneres Show" next week. During her visit she'll perform "Lie A Little Better," her second single from "Road Between." Lucy has...
(Nashville, TN) -- Grand Ole Opry star Jim Ed Brown says he appreciates the well wishes he's been receiving since revealing he has cancer. In a Facebook video, the country legend adds that he's remaining optimistic as he battles the disease. Brown also says in his Facebook...
(Undated) -- Barbra Streisand is being named as a possible chart spoiler for Blake Shelton next week. Billboard.com says the country star's latest effort, "Bringing Back the Sunshine," is expected to log sales of about 90-thousand when the sales week ends Sunday. That should be...
(Washington, DC) -- Some of the world's biggest music stars will be performing during a free Veterans Day show on the National Mall. The Concert for Valor will feature everyone from Bruce Springsteen to Rihanna to Carrie Underwood. It will presented by HBO but will be available...