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(Undated) -- Martina McBride admits her "Everlasting" tour is as much of a departure as the album itself. The disc features the country star's covers of R&B, soul, and pop hits from the '60s and '70s. She tells "Rolling Stone Country" the project was her "answer" to the...
(Nashville, TN) -- Michael W. Smith, Dailey & Vincent, and Rascal Flatts' Jay DeMarcus are some of the stars in the running for Dove Awards. Smith has a nod with "Hymns," which is up for Inspirational Album of the Year. Dailey & Vincent are in the running for Bluegrass...
(Undated) -- Garth Brooks will be spending a little more time in Atlanta. The country superstar has announced two more shows in the second city of his upcoming world tour. The singer explains that he chose to add the performances after seeing tickets to his original dates "on...
(Nashville, TN) -- Jerrod Niemann is plotting out more shows for this fall. The country star has unveiled the first ten dates of his own "Get Your Buzz Back Tour," which he'll launch at the House of Blues in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina on October 24th. The singer says he's...
(Nashville, TN) -- The Swon Brothers' Colton Swon admits he and Zach still get nervous before they take the stage. But the country singer says he believes that's a good thing. Colton explains that he considers the pre-show jitters part of the whole experience. He says it adds to...
(Nashville, TN) -- The deluxe edition of Luke Bryan's "Crash My Party" is now available from a variety of retail outlets. The album includes four additional tracks, including "Your Mama Should've Named You Whiskey." Luke says the title really captures the personality of the...
(Nashville, TN) -- Alan Jackson has two special performances coming up at Nashville's Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. As this year's Artist-In-Residence the singer is getting the opportunity to create his own musical showcase, which he'll present at the museum's intimate...
(Undated) -- Charlie Daniels continues to do what he can to help the men and women in uniform. The singer has been appointed Chairman of the Board of the Journey Home Project, an organization that raises awareness of military-related charities and assist with fundraising and...
(Undated) -- Music lovers may soon have to start visiting their favorite music stores on a new day. According to "Billboard," sources say the music industry is close to adopting a global street date that would see new albums arrive in all countries on Friday. The change is...