Country News

(Undated) -- Florida Georgia Line and Luke Bryan aren't just hitmakers -- they've helped spawn a new word. "Bro-country" has been officially recognized by Cambridge Dictionaries, which included it this week in its "New Words" list. Cambridge defines "bro-country" as "a sub-genre...
(Undated) -- Garth Brooks is taking his show to the West Coast. The country superstar has announced the first California dates of his current tour. He's scheduled a two-night stand at the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento on March 27th and 28th. Tickets for the shows go on sale...
(Nashville, TN) -- Brad Paisley is making his spring and summer plans. The country star will be hitting the road on his "Crushin' It World Tour." So far Brad has 35 dates set, but more shows are expected to be added. He'll begin the trek in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on May 15th...
(Undated) -- Willie Nelson is taking part on a Grammy Week event. The country legend is among the stars slated to perform at Thursday's Grammy Foundation Legacy Concert. The event, titled "Lean On Me," will highlight the link between music and philanthropy, and how artists have...
(Nashville, TN) -- Luke Bryan says it just feels like the right time to bring his "Spring Break" series to an end. But the country star admits he's loved the projects -- and the bragging rights they've given him in recent years. Luke's last "Spring Break" set will arrive on...
(Undated) -- Darius Rucker admits that since he was a kid, he had a sense he was "destined to do something totally special." In an upcoming edition of CMT's "Inside Fame," the singer says following the incredible success of Hootie and the Blowfish's debut effort, "Cracked Rear...
(Nashville, TN) -- While Florida Georgia Line's Brian Kelley and Tyler Hubbard aren't complaining about the musical skills they possess, the country stars wish they could do more. Brian admits he'd enjoy taking his talents in different direction. Tyler, meanwhile, is sticking...
(Undated) -- More award attention is coming Luke Bryan's way. The country star is a two-time nominee for the 2015 iHeartRadio Music Awards. He's up for the event's top honor, Artist of the Year, while his hit "Play It Again" is in the running for Country Song of the Year. Other...
(Undated) -- Brandy Clark admits her Grammy nominations took her by surprise. The singer-songwriter tells "CMT Hot 20 Countdown" she was "so overwhelmed" to hear that her debut release, "12 Songs" had been nominated for Best Country Album, she initially didn't grasp "how huge"...