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(Nashville, TN) -- Country newcomer Mickey Guyton says signing on with a record company was wonderful, but it didn't result in a financial windfall. The singer explains that the label gave her an opportunity to really focus on her music -- the money had to come from somewhere...
Taylor Swift is getting some backup on the fact that she's single. Back in October, the superstar was linked to Matt Healy, the frontman of British indie rock group The 1975. Healy is now setting the record straight in an interview with the Shazam Top 20 radio show. He admits...
(Undated) -- Craig Morgan is standing up for the new movie "American Sniper," its subject -- former Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, and the U.S. military in general. A new Facebook post from the country star is directed to actor Seth Rogen, who over the weekend sent a tweet critical of...
(Nashville, TN) -- Jim Ed Brown fans are in for a treat. The Opry star's new studio effort, "In Style Again," arrives in stores Tuesday. It's his first release in 30 years. Jim Ed's sister Bonnie Brown is featured on disc's lead-off single, "When The Sun Says Hello To The...
(Undated) -- Dolly Parton says she disagrees with the notion that "your first impression of someone is always right." The country superstar addresses the subject in an article she penned for "Women's Day." She explains that even as a child she had a "big outgoing personality"...
(Undated) -- Fans are once again getting a say in naming the Academy of Country Music's New Artist of the Year. This year's semi-finalists were determined by the ACM professional members, who've pared the category down to eight hopefuls. Brett Eldredge, who last fall received...
(Undated) -- The Academy of Country Music is making plans for this year's ACM Honors. The event pays tribute to special award recipients and the non-televised winners from the spring ACM Awards ceremony. The Academy will host the 9th annual ACM Honors at Nashville's Ryman...
(Nashville, TN) -- The Swon Brothers couldn't be happier to be an opener on Brad Paisley's winter tour. Country singer Colton Swon says it's an incredible opportunity for the duo. Zach Swon adds that he's always admired Brad as a musician. He says every time he plays one of...
(Nashville, TN) -- Eric Church has an explanation for the popularity of his latest hit, "Talladega." The country star says the song has a reminiscent quality most people can appreciate. Eric adds that one of the special aspects to music is its ability to trigger memories, which...