Country News

(Undated) -- Rascal Flatts won't be performing in Allentown, Pennsylvania Friday night as originally planned. The country group gives no reason for scrapping their scheduled show at the PPL Center, but they "apologize for any inconvenience this may cause." Ticketholders are...
(Undated) -- The love affair that started as a kissing scandal for Jason Aldean and Brittany Kerr is heading to the altar. A rep for Aldean says the two are engaged. Aldean and Kerr made their red carpet debut as a happy couple at the CMT Awards back in June. But they were a...
(Nashville, TN) -- George Strait admits he was skeptical about Eric Church performing on his own -- without his band -- to open a few shows on the "Cowboy Rides Away" tour. But the country legend says Eric delivered. Strait adds that Church is "the total package," explaining...
(Undated) -- Kip Moore says he's "been working toward this moment for a long time." The country star leads the lineup for this fall's "CMT On Tour," which gets under way in New York City on Thursday. He says headlining his own tour has been his "ultimate goal," and he's "floored...
(Undated) -- Kacey Musgraves says she's learned a lot from spending the summer opening shows for Willie Nelson, Alison Krauss, and Katy Perry. The country star tells Chicago's "Red Eye" that she's "definitely become a better performer" from being on the road with Perry. She...
(Nashville, TN) -- Trisha Yearwood is singing the praises of Kelly Clarkson. The country star says Kelly is such an incredible vocalist that even her warm-ups are intimidating. Trisha adds that she was thrilled to have Kelly join her for her new single, "PrizeFighter." She says...
(Undated) -- Lady Antebellum's Charles Kelley has tapped some friends in the country music community to join him at the charity event he's planning with his brothers. Jake Owen, Kip Moore, Joe Nichols, and Rascal Flatts' Joe Don Rooney are on board for the "Kelley Brothers...
(Nashville, TN) -- Florida Georgia Line is helping to kick off the new season of ABC's "Nashville." The country duo delivered a live performance of their current hit, "Dirt," to bring Wednesday night's season three premiere to a close. Florida Georgia Line gave one of three live...
(Undated) -- Scotty McCreery is once again getting recognition as one of music's most powerful young stars. The former "American Idol" winner ranks 16th on Billboard.com's "21 Under 21" -- a list of the 21 biggest artists under the age of 21. The publication says Scotty's career...