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(Nashville, TN) -- Country newcomer Sam Hunt says he was very particular in putting together his debut album. The singer admits he could have packed "Montevallo" with more material, but explains that he had a specific concept in mind for this project. Sam adds that he "didn't...
(Undated) -- Kix Brooks says he got an education taping his Cooking Channel special. The country star tells Billboard.com for "Steak Out With Kix Brooks" he found "a lot of really cool steakhouses," and discovered "there are a lot of ways to cook a steak." He says he learned...
(Undated) -- Garth Brooks is giving fans a little more insight into his new album -- but just for one day. The country superstar has posted special audio previews of each track on "Man Against Machine" that include a spoken introduction to each song snippet. In his remarks Garth...
(Undated) -- Brad Paisley is getting the chance to root on the West Virginia University Mountaineers in person this weekend. The country star is returning to his home state to be ESPN's "College GameDay" celebrity guest picker on Saturday's show, which will air from the campus...
(Undated) -- Gloriana has a new song out. Fans can check out the country trio's latest single, "Trouble," on YouTube. Gloriana's Rachel Reinert says "Trouble" is based on her own personal experience. She explains that the song is about being in a bad relationship and seeing two...
(Undated) -- Luke Bryan is getting some recognition for his road work. The country star is among the nominees for the Billboard Touring Awards. He's in the running in two categories. He performed for a total of one-point-seven-million fans over the course of his "That's My Kind...
(New York, NY) -- Taylor Swift is letting fans know there's still much more to come for her new album "1989." The star started teasing an upcoming tour during Thursday's "Good Morning America," saying she plans to be out on the road again "very soon." Taylor told host Robin...
(Nashville, TN) -- Taylor Swift says there's a reason she makes so many appearances on ABC's "Good Morning America." The country-pop superstar explains that over the years she's developed a relationship with the show's staff. Taylor says she's impressed with the professionalism...
(Undated) -- Hunter Hayes says his mom went above and beyond in encouraging him musically. The country star tells "CMT Inside Fame" she didn't just give him moral support -- she was literally willing to back him on stage. He recalls one summer his mom bought herself a guitar and...