Country News

(Sydney) -- While Keith Urban performs for fans across North America, he's also putting on virtual shows for fans in his homeland. Australia's "Daily Telegraph" says a new hologram of the country star was recently unveiled in Sydney. The technological likeness of the singer...
(Chicago, IL) -- The Eli Young Band's Mike Eli says the group learned a lot from spending time on the road last year opening for Kenny Chesney. The country star tells CMT.com that on the 2013 trek they watched Kenny's show "from beginning to end," and saw how he "makes his live...
(Nashville, TN) -- Lady Antebellum's next album is only about ten weeks away. The group has officially announced that their next studio release will be titled "747," and it'll arrive on September 30th. It's named for one of the songs on the disc, which Lady A's Hillary Scott...
(Las Vegas, NV) -- Shania Twain is a hot ticket in Las Vegas. "Las Vegas Weekly" has named the music superstar its "Best Resident Performer" for its "Best of Vegas 2014" list. Twain just returned to Las Vegas last week to begin the July run of her award-winning show "Shania:...
(Atlanta, GA) -- A rep for Tim McGraw says the country superstar didn't slap a fan at his Atlanta concert this past weekend. A video posted on TMZ.com appears to show McGraw making contact with a woman who grabbed his pants during the encore of Sunday's show. But the rep tells "...
(Nashville, TN) -- The Oak Ridge Boys don't plan to end their career anytime soon. Singer Joe Bonsall says if the group ever retires, it'll likely be over his dead body -- literally. Bonsall adds that he questions the recent "retirement" of another country veteran. George Strait...
(Dickson, TN) -- Craig Morgan is prepping for his annual charity event. The country star, who just turned 50 on Thursday, will host his 8th Annual Charity Event in Dickson, Tennessee on Sunday. Tracy Lawrence and Chuck Wicks are among the stars who are on board for the...
(Nashville, TN) -- Lady Antebellum's Charles Kelley and Hillary Scott say the group's next studio release will be full of fresh, upbeat songs. The country stars explains that it's not a new idea for the group, but their upcoming album marks the first time they've accomplished...
(Nashville, TN) -- Little Big Town's Karen Fairchild says she believes the different styles within country music these days reflects the multi-genre influences of those who craft the material. The singer adds that she has no objection to any variations in a song that's genuine...