Country News

(Undated) -- Jake Owen will help recognize some of the winners from the Academy of Country Music Awards who didn't get their due during April's televised ceremony. The country star is on board to host the 8th annual ACM Honors event, which pays tribute to Special Award...
(Undated) -- Blake Shelton has new music on the way. A post on the country star's website says he'll have a new album in stores next month. "Bringing Back the Sunshine" is due September 30th. The post includes an image of the cover art, which features a black-and-white photo of...
(Mansfield, MA) -- Country star Keith Urban says he "horrified" to learn of the alleged rape that occurred at his Xfinity Center performance in Mansfield, Massachusetts last weekend. The singer and "American Idol" judge released a statement saying, "this type of behavior stands...
(Nashville, TN) -- Big & Rich's John Rich and "Big" Kenny Alphin admit they didn't set out to start their own label. The country stars explain they didn't even intend to make an album this year. The duo's new Big & Rich Records stems from the unplanned album, and has...
(Nashville, TN) -- Mac Wiseman says his love of music stems from his mom. The Country Music Hall of Famer explains that she did what she could to foster his fascination with the songs she enjoyed on the radio. Mac adds that he still has "vivid memories" of certain songs that...
(Nashville, TN) -- Florida Georgia Line's Brian Kelley says he and Tyler Hubbard are really enjoying the baseball stadium stops on Jason Aldean's summer tour. The country star explains those dates are special to them because they're both such big fans of the game. Brian adds...
(George, WA) -- Tim McGraw is the opening night headliner for this weekend's Watershed Music Festival. He'll take the stage on Friday at The Gorge Amphitheater in George, Washington following sets from Kip Moore, Cassadee Pope, and others. Lady A leads Saturday's lineup, which...
(Nashville, TN) -- Wynonna is starting to make her holiday plans. The country star and her band, The Big Noise, will once again hit the road in December for their "A Simpler Christmas" tour. Shows will feature a mix of seasonal songs along with Wy's own hits. The singer says she...
(Undated) -- Josh Thompson is showing sympathy for one of his fans. The country star has replied to a special Facebook request from a woman who had to miss his concert because she'd just had an appendectomy. In Thompson's 23-second YouTube video he sings a quick chorus of his...