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(Nashville, TN) -- Florida Georgia Line is the second act to stage a "pop-up concert" for the new CMT series "Instant Jam." CMT.com says the country duo played a seemingly spontaneous show for a few hundred lucky fans at Nashville's Exit/In Tuesday night. The minimal advertising...
(Nashville, TN) -- Keith Urban says he didn't realize the nominees for this fall's Country Music Association Awards were being unveiled Wednesday. The singer explains that it was business as usual for him when he started his day. Urban explains that he "must've gotten 15 texts...
(Undated) -- Garth Brooks admits he can't wait to take the stage Thursday night. The country superstar says it's going to be an emotional experience for him to launch a tour again after all these years. While Brooks recently played his Las Vegas engagement, Thursday's show in...
(Undated) -- Brad Paisley has his eighth consecutive number one album. Billboard.com says the singer's latest studio effort, "Moonshine in the Trunk," logged first week sales of 53-thousand to capture the top spot on the Country Albums chart. But once again he's falling short on...
(Undated) -- Garth Brooks' comeback release is a single with a message. The country superstar addresses political and societal issues in his new song, "People Loving People," which had its premiere via iHeartRadio Wednesday. "People Loving People" is the first new single from...
(Undated) -- Taylor Swift's new single "Shake It Off" is spending another week at number one on the Billboard Hot 100. The song blasted to the top of the chart last week after the star delivered a live performance of the single at the MTV Video Music Awards and her surprise...
(Nashville, TN) -- Miranda Lambert is bracing herself for what could be a big night for the country music star in November. Topping the list of nominees heading into the 48th Annual Country Music Awards, Lambert has matched her personal record for the most CMA nods with nine...
(Undated) -- Country music is ready to party with the announcement of the nominees for November's CMA Awards. Darius Rucker announced the nominees for Entertainer of the Year on ABC's "Good Morning America." Little Big Town joined Darius Rucker in announcing the nominees for the...
(Nashville, TN) -- Brantley Gilbert admits there are some challenges to playing live -- especially at summer fairs and festivals. The country star explains that he has a tough time staying focused when he spots certain people out in the crowd. The singer adds that he doesn't...