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(Nashville, TN) -- Lady Antebellum's Dave Haywood says the group's new album, "747," introduces their new direction. The country star explains that there's a boldness to their latest music, which producer Nathan Chapman helped them develop. Haywood adds that the title track to "...
(Nashville, TN) -- Kenny Chesney says his latest album, "The Big Revival," is a key release for him. The country star explains that's why he had to focus his energy exclusively on the project. Chesney says he felt doing anything less would erode his career, not help it grow...
(Nashville, TN) -- Dierks Bentley says he's thrilled and amazed "Drunk On A Plane" became a chart-topper. The country star admits it wasn't anything he anticipated. Dierks also says the song has sort of developed a life of its own. He explains that fans have adopted the pilot...
(Undated) -- Taylor Swift and the Zac Brown Band are among the artists featured on the first of the two-part iHeartRadio Music Festival TV special, airing on the CW. Monday's two-hour broadcast includes highlights from the first night of the concert event, which was staged...
(Nashville, TN) -- Justin Moore is extending his "Off The Beaten Path" tour. The country star has announced another eleven dates, which will keep the singer on the road through the third week of November. The newly announced run begins in Columbia, Missouri on October 23rd...
(Undated) -- Josh Turner says he thinks his new single, "Lay Low," touches on "something that everybody yearns for these days." The singer tells "Country Weekly" the song is about breaking free for a moment from cellphones and other technology that can be disruptive to daily...
(Undated) -- Metallica, Taylor Swift, and John Legend are among the first confirmed performers for the first Rock In Rio event to be staged in the U.S. The inaugural festival on these shores will take place in Las Vegas in the spring, featuring a rock weekend and a pop weekend...
(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...