Country News

(Undated) -- Keith Urban is hitting late-night TV. The country star will be a guest on Tuesday's installment of "Jimmy Kimmel Live." Keith will appear as part of the "American Idol" cast, along with fellow judges Harry Connick Jr. and Jennifer Lopez and host Ryan Seacrest. But...
(Nashville, TN) -- New mom Carrie Underwood admits that having just grown up with sisters it's a bit intimidating to be raising a little boy. But the country star says husband Mike Fisher's experience with his siblings and their kids will help. She also doubts being a first-time...
(Nashville, TN) -- Eric Church says he sees no need to sugar coat things. And the country star is very blunt about describing his latest single, "Wrecking Ball." Eric admits that he hates "innuendo" and when "people get cute." He says he's 36, not 12, and sees no need "to...
(Nashville, TN) -- Kenny Chesney admits he doesn't know why he and Grace Potter make such great duet partners. But the country star says he's glad she joined him for his current single, "Wild Child." Chesney adds that he believes Potter, like many of his female fans, embodies...
(Undated) -- "The Voice" hopeful Meghan Linsey admits "some people are questioning" if she really deserves to be on the show. The former Steel Magnolia singer tells Billboard.com it wasn't easy for, after her brief successful run with the duo, to accept that "The Voice" could be...
(Tulsa, OK) -- Texas-born Miranda Lambert says her parents taught her to "be proud of where you come from." The country star tells Oklahoma's "Tulsa World" it's for that reason she'll "always be very proud of being a Texan." But the singer says that doesn't taint how she feels...
(Nashville, TN) -- Lee Ann Womack says she believes independent record stores are "so important," so she wanted to put together a special release for this year's Record Store Day. She's prepping a limited edition three-track vinyl EP for the occasion, featuring new versions of...
(Undated) -- The guys in Rascal Flatts are looking forward to their families joining them as they wrap up their Las Vegas engagement. The trio's Jay DeMarcus and Gary LeVox explain it wasn't practical to have their loved ones with them for the entire run, despite the wishes of...
(Nashville, TN) -- Florida Georgia Line's Tyler Hubbard and Brian Kelley say they're fortunate to each still be in one piece. Tyler explains that they put on a very active, physical show, but as yet neither of them have suffered a significant injury. But that's not to say the...