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(Undated) -- The "CMT Artists of the Year" aren't the only stars who'll be celebrated at the event, taking place Tuesday in Nashville. Merle Haggard will also be honored with the inaugural Artist of a Lifetime Award. Eric Church, Ashley Monroe, and T Bone Burnett will play a...
(Undated) -- Ronnie Dunn says he has a new record deal. Over the holiday weekend the country star posted a photo of himself on Facebook wearing a cap that reads "NASHCHETTA," and called it his "new company cap." He added that he had a "record deal with Big Machine / NASH Icon."...
(Undated) -- Luke Bryan won't be on hand for Tuesday's "CMT Artists of the Year" ceremony. CMT.com says the country star is with his family in Georgia following the death of his brother-in-law over the weekend. An obituary in Georgia's "Albany Herald" says Ben Lee Cheshire...
(Nashville, TN) -- Reba McEntire is set to be honored at the upcoming American Country Countdown Awards. The singer will receive the NASH Icon Award in recognition of her lengthy, successful, and influential career. The tribute will include a musical salute from Miranda Lambert...
(Nashville, TN) -- Alan Jackson says his taste in holiday music run very traditional. Alan is among the stars taking part in the TV special "CMA Country Christmas," airing on ABC Monday night. He doesn't say what song he sang for the show. The lineup also features Carrie...
(Nashville, TN) -- Reba McEntire says she has a great time going to the speedway to see her son Shelby compete. But the country star admits there are moments during each race that are hard for her to sit through. Reba adds that it's important to her to support her son in his...
(Nashville, TN) -- Josh Turner says he couldn't be happier to have four sons. The country star adds that everyone has been adjusting well to the changes that come with a new baby. Josh and his wife Jennifer welcomed their fourth son, Samuel Hawke on September 4th. Their family...
(Nashville, TN) -- Tim McGraw is a big football fan. The country star, who describes himself as a "football junkie," says he enjoys the sport on all levels. Tim adds that he works to keep up with the different teams on the weekends he has to miss the games. He says he'd like to...
(Undated) -- Carrie Underwood admits her diet has changed with her pregnancy. The country star tells Yahoo! Beauty she's had some cravings, but doesn't believe she's wanting "anything too crazy." She adds that she's "definitely going more on the vegetarian side," and isn't...