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(Nashville, TN) -- Brantley Gilbert says his reward as a songwriter comes from knowing his material matters to his audience. Brantley admits he benefits personally from songwriting, and it's a form of expression for him. But the singer says writing songs that are "actually...
(Los Angeles, CA) -- Lady Antebellum has new recognition from the public. The trio got the nod for Favorite Country Group at the 2015 People's Choice Awards, which aired on CBS Wednesday night. In accepting the award, singer Hillary Scott recognized the people responsible for...
(Nashville, TN) -- Country newcomer Michael Ray admits singer Sam Hunt is really just launching his career as well. But that doesn't diminish how thrilled he is to be an opener on Hunt's upcoming tour. Michael adds that he and Sam are already good friends. The singer recalls...
(Undated) -- Jerrod Niemann fans are getting a bit of an insider's look into the country star's recent wedding. Leading up to their special day, the singer's then-bride-to-be, Morgan Petek, received a little help with her wardrobe for the ceremony from "Say Yes To The Dress:...
(Nashville, TN) -- Bill Anderson says the Grand Ole Opry won't be the same without Little Jimmy Dickens. He tells Nashville's Tennessean" he knows the next time he's on the Opry, Jimmy's absence will be very noticeable, and he'll miss having that time to chat with him at the...
(Tulsa, OK) -- Garth Brooks' hometown is doing something special for the country superstar's upcoming shows. Tulsa, Oklahoma's BOK Center has temporarily renamed a few streets near the venue in honor of the singer. OKNews.com says Denver Avenue has become Low Places Lane, Frisco...
(Undated) -- Florida Georgia Line and Kacey Musgraves are getting recognition for the success they've received at a young age. The country stars are among the stars on "Forbes" magazine's 2015 "30 Under 30" musicians list. The publication highlights how since their 2012...
(Undated) -- Lady Antebellum will be on hand for the People's Choice Awards. In addition to performing at the ceremony, they're up for an award. The trio has a bid for Favorite Country Group, facing The Band Perry, Florida Georgia Line, Rascal Flatts, and Zac Brown Band for the...
(Nashville, TN) -- Keith Urban says they did something a little different with the "American Idol" audition process this time around. The country star explains that the judges were able to meet some of the hopefuls, which he found helpful in deciding who should get that Golden...