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(Nashville, TN) -- Jason Aldean tops the winners list for the inaugural American Country Countdown Awards, which aired Monday night on Fox. The singer only captured one category, but it was the big one -- Artist of the Year. In accepting his award, Jason shared how of the event'...
(Nashville, TN) -- The Time Jumpers have lost one of their own to cancer. "Country Weekly" says singer Dawn Sears, who had been battling lung cancer, died last Thursday. She was 53. Sears was diagnosed with the disease in 2012, and went public with her condition in March 2013...
(Nashville, TN) -- Kacey Musgraves is keeping her "Same Tour Different Trailer" trek going into the new year. The country star has announced nine new dates for 2015, stating with an appearance in Norfolk, Virginia on February 12th. The new run of shows continues through the end...
(Nashville, TN) -- Trace Adkins says he still loves Christmas. But the country star admits it's different now that he's older. The singer tells "Taste Of Country" the holiday "loses a little bit of the innocence" once "the kids get too old and don't believe in Santa anymore."...
(Nashville, TN) -- Keith Urban admits that being an "American Idol" judge has made his life a lot busier. But the country star says it's all been manageable. Keith explains that with the addition of his "Idol" responsibilities, the last four months of the year tend to be his...
(Nashville, TN) -- The Cadillac Three frontman Jaren Johnston says the band's sound reflects the music they enjoy, which includes a number of rock acts. But the singer explains that they couldn't help being influenced by what they were hearing in their hometown as well. Jaren...
(Undated) -- Luke Bryan is the most successful country touring artist of the year. His "That's My Kind of Night" run is the highest ranked country trek on the Billboard Boxscore Top 25 Tours list. Luke is at number 14 on the rundown, with earnings of more than 61-point-nine-...
(Undated) -- Carrie Underwood is expected to make a strong showing on the chart with her new best-of set. Billboard.com says projected first week sales of the country star's latest release, "Greatest Hits: Decade #1," are at 85-thousand, which should be enough to put the two-...
(Undated) -- Taylor Swift has been named one of 2014's "Most Fascinating People." The star sat down with Barbara Walters on her annual special Sunday night on ABC, and talked about how her fans keep her in touch with reality. Taylor admits it's "the only thing that keeps [her]...