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(Undated) -- Randy Houser is showing his appreciation to one service member in a big way. The country star teamed up with Operation Homefront and Eckrich to surprise an Air Force Staff Sergeant Christopher Solso and his wife at his show in Baltimore, Maryland Saturday night...
(Undated) -- Jana Kramer admits she was "in a very discouraged time" when the response to her self-titled debut album wasn't what she'd hoped. But she tells "Country Weekly" a conversation with Miranda Lambert gave her a new perspective. Jana admits she was surprised when...
(Los Angeles, CA) -- Brantley Gilbert says he's "super excited" about his stadium dates next year with Kenny Chesney. But the singer isn't so enthusiastic about discussing Spotify. The country star is among those who've recently had material removed from the streaming service...
(Undated) -- "Something in the Water" isn't Carrie Underwood's only new song. Her upcoming best-of set will also feature the new tune "Little Toy Guns," which she says might have a deceptive title. The singer tells "The Country Vibe" the song features "these characters,"...
(Undated) -- LeAnn Rimes says she loves the holidays. She tells Billboard.com it's why she decided to create a seasonal trilogy, and release one EP each year for the next three years. The singer describes the first in her collection, "One Christmas: Chapter 1," as having "a...
(Undated) -- Bluegrass legend Ricky Skaggs says he hopes fellow country stars Ty Herndon and Billy Gilman will be accepted by the country music community after coming out as gay. Responding to a TMZ reporter's question about Herndon and Gilman's recent announcements, Skaggs took...
(Nashville, TN) -- George Strait says it meant a lot to him to perform with Kenny Chesney during his tour finale. The country start explains that he actually contributed a little to Chesney's rise to fame, and it's been great to see the singer's career develop. Strait says...
(Los Angeles, CA) -- Brantley Gilbert is adding a new honor to his collection. The singer earned his first career American Music Award, getting the nod for Favorite Album - Country with "Just As I Am." In accepting his trophy during the ABC ceremony, Brantley took his cue from...
(Undated) -- Keith Urban is up for honors in his homeland. The Australian-raised star is a two-time nominee heading into the 43rd Country Music Awards of Australia. His hit "Somewhere In My Car" is up for Single and Video Clip of the Year. Urban's competition in both categories...