Country News

(Nashville, TN) -- Sara Evans is pleased with her latest single. The country star says "Put My Heart Down" is very catchy. But if Sara were to forget the song for some reason, she has husband Jay Barker as a reminder. She says Jay is quite musically inclined, and he sings and...
(Undated) -- The Zac Brown Band is recognizing their success with their first best-of set. The majority of the material on "Greatest Hits So Far..." is presented chronologically. The 14-song collection opens with the group's 2008 breakthrough chart-topper "Chicken Fried" and...
(Undated) -- Florida Georgia Line's Tyler Hubbard says he and Brian Kelley are "super pumped" about their upcoming tour. The country duo has announced dates tor their "Anything Goes" run, which they'll launch in January. It's their first major headlining trek, and Hubbard tells...
46 years ago Johnny Cash released At Folsom Prison, a live album recorded at the maximum-security prison. A project that's been in the works since October 2010 has completed it's first phase of the Johnny Cash Trail and Overpass. The project will allow local pedestrians and...
(Undated) -- Blake Shelton is beginning his chart run at the top. Billboard.com says the country star's latest effort, "Bringing Back the Sunshine," is opening on the Billboard 200 at number one with first week sales of 101-thousand. Shelton is just the third country artist to...
(Undated) -- Taylor Swift is channeling Mia Farrow in "The Great Gatsby" on the new cover of "People." The star is helping to commemorate the magazine's 40th anniversary this week by recreating its first-ever cover, featuring Farrow holding a string of pearls between her teeth...
(Phoenix, AZ) -- Someone just paid a lot of money to run their fingers through Willie Nelson's hair. The country legend's braids, cut in the 1980s, were sold at an Arizona auction over the weekend for a reported 37-thousand-dollars. Guernsey's auction President Arlan Ettinger...
(Nashville, TN) -- Thompson Square's Keifer and Shawna Thompson say they're glad to be featured on the soundtrack to the new Nicholas Sparks film, "The Best Of Me." The country stars reference one of Sparks' other movies to praise his talents at grabbing an audience on an...
(Undated) -- Eric Church admits he can't pack a concert with chart-topping hits. But the country star doesn't have to. He tells Cleveland's "The News-Herald" that at his shows he'll "often get the bigger response from the more obscure the song." He says he suspects there are...