Country News

(Undated) -- A couple of country stars have new holiday albums arriving in stores Monday. Sara Evans' "At Christmas" features the singer's renditions of such classics as "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas," "Silent Night," and "O Holy Night." There's only one original song...
(Nashville, TN) -- Trisha Yearwood admits now that her new album, "PrizeFighter," is arriving in stores she's a little anxious about sales and reviews. But the country star says those things weren't really on her mind as she was recording the disc. Yearwood's current single, the...
(Nashville, TN) -- Kip Moore admits it's great to be on stage and watch crowds having fun. But the country star says his favorite concert moments are when he reaches an audience member on an emotional level. Kip adds that there's a mutual appreciation between him and his...
(Nashville, TN) -- Country newcomer Sam Hunt will be making some adjustments to his upcoming tour. Tickets for 15 of the 19 dates on his "Lipstick Graffiti" trek sold out within minutes of going on sale. As a result, the singer is looking into moving some shows into larger...
(Undated) -- Kenny Chesney admits his concept for his career took a turn a few years ago. The country star tells "Billboard" that as he was working on his 2010 effort, "Hemingway's Whiskey," he was no longer "OK just to be the guy on the beach." He says he decided to get more...
(Undated) -- Tanya Tucker admits she's saved things "like a pack rat." But the country star tells "Rolling Stone" she's also lost much of the memorabilia she's collected over the years, including a watch and "a beautiful ring" Glen Campbell gave her. But one of the things she...
(Undated) -- Trace Adkins is once again spreading some holiday cheer on "The Christmas Tour." The country star's trek features material from his 2013 seasonal effort, "The King's Gift." And he's feeling better about the trek on his second time around. Following his inaugural run...
Did you know Sam played college football at both Middle Tennessee State and University of Alabama Birmingham where he was the quarterback in 2006 and 2007? CBS Cleveland asked Sam what he learned from playing, what would his "entrance" song be if he was playing now and even who...
AAA Monumental Music Jam star Chris Young says he never knows right away if he's written a potential hit. Young tells CMT.com he needs some distance from the song before he can judge it. He says he'll sleep on it, and "wake up with a fresh mind and listen to it one time." He...