Country News

(Nashville, TN) -- Country newcomer Sam Hunt's debut album is still a month away, and he's already achieved a record sales milestone. The singer's breakthrough hit, "Leave The Night On," has gone Gold, surpassing the 500-thousand mark in digital downloads. Sam admits he's...
(Undated) -- Jason Aldean and Eric Church admit they aren't sure what they can do about the seeming rise in violence and medical emergencies at country concerts. Many of the incidents this summer have involved alcohol. But Aldean tells "Rolling Stone Country" it's not a product...
(Nashville, TN) -- The man known as the "International Ambassador of Country Music" has died. The music community is mourning the loss of George Hamilton the Fourth, who passed away Wednesday at a Nashville hospital. The Grand Ole Opry star was admitted to the medical facility...
(Undated) -- Carrie Underwood is already getting offers of help once she has her baby. The Band Perry's Kimberly Perry tells E! News she and her brothers Neil and Reed are excited for Carrie and her husband, Mike Fisher, who are expecting their first child. The country star says...
(Nashville, TN) -- Thomas Rhett says in being an opener on a major country tour often includes a few pranks amongst the participants. The singer recalls pulling one over on Toby Keith when they toured together. But Thomas says the headliner got his revenge the following night...
(Nashville, TN) -- Joe Nichols admits he isn't all that surprised that "Yeah" became a chart-topping hit. But the country star says he never thought it'd be the second of back-to-back number ones -- in part because he didn't think it'd be the second release from his album "...
(Nashville, TN) -- Montgomery Gentry thinks their new single, "Headlights," is a good fit. Country singer Eddie Montgomery explains that he and Troy Gentry had no doubts about the song, and it was a quick and easy decision to record it. Eddie adds that the song is catching on...
(Nashville, TN) -- Rosanne Cash and Rodney Crowell were shut out at Wednesday's Americana Music Honors & Awards ceremony. "USA Today" says Jason Isbell dominated, getting the edge over Cash and Crowell for Artist of the Year. His album "Southeastern" also got the nod over...
(Undated) -- "Voice" coaches Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani are showing off their lip-syncing talents. On Wednesday's "Tonight Show," the pair faced off against host Jimmy Fallon in another late night lip-sync battle, performing "Endless Love" by Lionel Richie and Diana Ross...