Country News

(Undated) -- Kenny Chesney isn't a lock for the top spot on the Billboard 200. Billboard.com says the country star is facing stiff competition from Barbra Streisand. Chesney's "The Big Revival" and Streisand's "Partners," the current number one, are both ending the week with...
(Undated) -- Eric Church is on his way to becoming a father of two. The country star's rep confirms to "People" that he and wife Katherine are expecting their second child together, who will also be their second son. Church sparked speculation about his family during a show in...
(Attleboro, MA) -- Charges against an 18-year-old man accused of raping an underage girl at a Keith Urban concert this summer have been dropped. According to "The Sun Chronicle," prosecutors decided not to pursue charges against Sean Murphy after "extensive" conversations with...
(New York, NY) -- Carrie Underwood is still working out her feelings about becoming a first-time mom. The singer revealed via Instagram a few weeks back that she and husband Mike Fisher were expecting. Carrie told "Today's" Hoda Kotb Friday that she's still getting used to the...
(Undated) -- Carrie Underwood says she's excited about this weekend's Global Citizen Festival. The country star adds that she feels honored to take part in the event. Underwood also expects it to be a great show. She admits she's a fan of the other artists on the lineup, and she...
(Nashville, TN) -- Dierks Bentley is hosting his Miles & Music For Kids benefit this weekend. The country star's ninth annual Nashville event will take place Sunday, beginning with the "miles" portion of the fundraiser. Participants will take a motorcycle ride from the...
(Undated) -- Willie Nelson will be spending part of his weekend on a Nebraska farm. He's joining Neil Young in headlining "Harvest of Hope," a fundraiser supporting organizations that oppose TransCanada's Keystone XL oil pipeline. The event is being staged in a cornfield near...
(Nashville, TN) -- David Nail says Darius Rucker is a great headlining role model. The country star admits he learned a lot as an opener on Rucker's tour. David say he was particularly impressed with the stability of Rucker's crew. Nail adds that Rucker made him and his band...
(Undated) -- Lee Ann Womack and Kenny Chesney are turning up on CMT this weekend. Lee Ann is featured with John Legend on a new episode of "CMT Crossroads," premiering Friday. In their performance they teamed up on Lee Ann's classic "I Hope You Dance" and Legend's chart-topper "...