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(Undated) -- Garth Brooks says he's grateful to the songwriters who have contributed material to his upcoming album. The country superstar says they seemed to take on his studio project as "their own mission." Brooks adds that he'll be releasing the new album in November, but it...
(Undated) -- Garth Brooks is launching his upcoming tour in Chicago. The country superstar unveiled the opening city for his long awaited trek through Georgia fan Andy Roberts, who made the big reveal Monday afternoon with kids at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta. Brooks is...
(Westerly, RI) -- The three young people arrested near Taylor Swift's Rhode Island mansion last month are pleading not guilty to charges of disorderly conduct. "The Westerly Sun" reports that Michael Horrigan, Tristan Kading and Emily Kading appeared in court last Friday to...
(Undated) -- Sarah Darling's run is over on "Rising Star." But now she's headed to the Grand Ole Opry, courtesy of Brad Paisley. Following her ouster on the ABC reality show Brad invited her to join him on the Opry this weekend. He later tweeted that he "meant it," and urged...
(Nashville, TN) -- The Pistol Annies' Ashley Monroe is recovering from a severe kidney infection. The country star says in a new website post that she's now out of the hospital and "feeling much better." She admits it was "a scary ride," and her fans' prayers and words of...
(Undated) -- Shania Twain is connecting with fans. The country superstar will be hosting a "Facebook Q & A" Monday at 6:00 p.m. Eastern. And the singer has plenty to discuss. Her online chat follows last week's record-setting concerts in Canada, which were her first full...
(Undated) -- Dwight Yoakam's adding to his acting resume. The country star has a recurring role on CBS' "Under The Dome," and will be featured in several episodes during season two. His first episode airs Monday night. HollywoodReporter.com says Dwight plays the part of...
(Undated) -- Garth Brooks' upcoming tour launch is expected to be revealed on Monday, but not by the country star. It'll come from Andy Roberts, a Georgia man Brooks promised would be the first person to know about his upcoming trek. During Garth's press conference last Thursday...
(Undated) -- Dolly Parton admits she's disappointed that she won't be returning to the U.S. with a new four-legged friend. The country legend had planned to adopt a dog found by cleaning crews following the UK's Glastonbury festival, where Parton performed last month on her...