Country News

(Nashville, TN) -- Dierks Bentley is hosting his Miles & Music For Kids benefit this weekend. The country star's ninth annual Nashville event will take place Sunday, beginning with the "miles" portion of the fundraiser. Participants will take a motorcycle ride from the...
(Undated) -- Willie Nelson will be spending part of his weekend on a Nebraska farm. He's joining Neil Young in headlining "Harvest of Hope," a fundraiser supporting organizations that oppose TransCanada's Keystone XL oil pipeline. The event is being staged in a cornfield near...
(Nashville, TN) -- David Nail says Darius Rucker is a great headlining role model. The country star admits he learned a lot as an opener on Rucker's tour. David say he was particularly impressed with the stability of Rucker's crew. Nail adds that Rucker made him and his band...
(Undated) -- Lee Ann Womack and Kenny Chesney are turning up on CMT this weekend. Lee Ann is featured with John Legend on a new episode of "CMT Crossroads," premiering Friday. In their performance they teamed up on Lee Ann's classic "I Hope You Dance" and Legend's chart-topper "...
(Nashville, TN) -- Kenny Chesney admits he allowed his new album, "The Big Revival," to completely consume him. But the country superstar says he didn't feel like he had a choice, explaining that the project needed his undivided attention. And Chesney is already seeing returns...
(Undated) -- Florida Georgia Line's Tyler Hubbard admits he was "nervous as heck" about proposing to his now-finacee Hayley Stommel. The country star popped the question earlier this week in elaborate fashion -- taking her to dinner in a helicopter. Hubbard tells CMT.com he'd...
(Undated) -- Keith Urban is getting back on the road. The country star will resume his "Raise 'Em Up" tour with a show in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada on Saturday. It will be his first concert since the death of his father-in-law two weeks ago. Keith gave a last-minute cancellation...
(Undated) -- Taylor Swift is taking advantage of the power of the Internet meme . The star is delighting young fans by acknowledging a meme about her that's been circulating online this week. The meme shows a photo of a pre-fame Taylor as a teenager, along with a fictional sad...
(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...