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(Undated) -- Darius Rucker will be adding to the holiday mood on ABC's "Good Morning America." He's slated to perform "What God Wants For Christmas" on Monday's edition of the show. Darius says he's "so excited" to share the song with the "GMA" viewers. He says the track "...
(Nashville, TN) -- Garth Brooks' return to the concert trail doesn't mean he's just playing his own shows. The country superstar made a surprise appearance at Justin Timberlake's show in Nashville Friday night, joining the pop superstar on a rendition of Garth's classic "Friends...
(Nashville, TN) -- The Country Music Association's New Artist of the Year is among its newest board members. Brett Eldredge will start his term with the CMA Board of Directors on January 1st. He's serving in the Artist category along with Little Big Town's Karen Fairchild, who's...
(Undated) -- The lawsuit stemming from the tragedy at Sugarland's August 2011 concert at the Indiana State Fair has been resolved. CNN.com says all but one of the defendants have reached an agreement with the victims and families of those killed, who'll share a 50-million-dollar...
(Washington, DC) -- Darius Rucker and Hunter Hayes are adding to the holiday season festivities. The country stars are among the celebrities featured on this year's "Christmas In Washington" concert, which airs on TNT Friday night. "USA Today" says Hunter's rendition of "Run,...
(Nashville, TN) -- Reba McEntire admits that as a kid she probably should have been a little more grateful at Christmas. The country star recalls that she didn't exactly display her best behavior on the holiday. Thomas Rhett says he's received some very special gifts at...
(Nashville, TN) -- Lady Antebellum's Dave Haywood admits there's a downside to touring. But the country star says these days he's enjoying playing concerts more than he ever has before. He explains that it's hard to be away from his family, but overall shows are more exciting,...
(Undated) -- The Louvin Brothers among those being acknowledged in conjunction with the upcoming Grammy Awards. The pioneering country duo has been tapped to receive a Lifetime Achievement Award. The honorary Grammy recognizes artists' overall accomplishments, contributions, and...
(Nashville, TN) -- Sara Evans says she appreciates how hard it is to be an actor on a TV show. The country star, whose TV work includes a guest appearance on ABC's "Nashville," says it's not at all the same as making a music video. Sara explains that while music videos have...