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(Nashville, TN) -- Loretta Lynn isn't just an honoree at this year's Americana Music Awards. She's also among the many stars slated to perform at the event. Billboard.com says the extensive lineup also features Rosanne Cash, Rodney Crowell, and Marty Stuart, who's also on board...
(New York. NY) -- Luke Bryan is bringing a little more star power to next month's "Fashion Rocks" concert. He's the latest addition to the upcoming event, taking place during New York's Fashion Week. Miranda Lambert and The Band Perry are also on board for the show, along with...
(Undated) -- Taylor Swift is doing something no other artist has done. Billboard.com says her new single, "Shake It Off," is launching its run on the Adult Pop Songs list at number nine, marking the first time since that chart was created in 1996 that a track has entered in the...
(Nashville, TN) -- Little Big Town's Jimi Westbrook says he and his bandmates are "stoked" about their upcoming album, and "can't wait" to bring their new music to the stage. The country group has announced plans for "The "Pain Killer Tour." They'll launch the trek in Youngstown...
(Nashville, TN) -- Love And Theft's Stephen Barker Liles is now a married man. The country star tied the knot with bride Jenna Kennedy in a ceremony Sunday night. The singer's rep tells "People" the couple exchanged vows at The Ruby boutique event center in Nashville, before...
(Nashville, TN) -- Kix Brooks says he feels his purpose as a performer is to give his audience a break from the stress of their daily lives. The country star also admits it's what he finds most gratifying about his music career. Kix adds that there's nothing better than to help...
(Nashville, TN) -- Brad Paisley says he really enjoyed recording his latest album, "Moonshine in the Trunk." The country star explains that he worked on the project in his home studio -- a farmhouse that he converted into a recording facility. And Brad says it's a very inviting...
(New York, NY) -- Garth Brooks is getting special acknowledgment for their work. The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, or ASCAP, has tapped the country legend to receive their Centennial Award, a "once-in-a-century" prize recognizing artists' "incomparable...
(Raleigh, NC) -- Scotty McCreery is once again helping students get into the school spirit. The country star headlined North Carolina State University's Packapalooza welcome back festival over the weekend, marking the second consecutive year he's taken part in the event. And...