Country News

(Undated) -- Country music fans might find themselves doing some channel surfing as they ring in 2015. Taylor Swift is headlining ABC's multi-part "New Year's Rockin' Eve," airing live from New York starting at 8:00 p.m. Eastern. The special will also feature Florida Georgia...
(Nashville, TN) -- Darius Rucker admits the personal goals he sets each New Year's Eve haven't really changed. The singer says his hopes for 2015 are the same as they were heading into 2014. One thing Darius can be happy about is his current single. "Homegrown Honey" is...
(Nashville, TN) -- Jeff Bates says he's a longtime Conway Twitty fan. The country star tells Nashville's "Tennessean" that's one reason why half of the songs on his new album, "Me and Conway," are Twitty covers. He says he really appreciates how Conway "sung what we live." Jeff...
(Miami Lakes, FL) -- Little Big Town will be featured at the Orange Bowl. The country quartet will be on hand at Sun Life Stadium in South Florida to headline the halftime show. The group's performance will also be included in ESPN's coverage of the game, which begins Wednesday...
(Undated) -- While Linda Ronstadt can no longer sing, she still has a fresh song for her fans. She's released the single "Where Is My Love," an old duet featuring singer-songwriter Joe Ely. "Where Is My Love" dates back more than 25 years. Ronstadt and Ely recorded the song back...
(Nashville, TN) -- Brantley Gilbert admits he's not sure how he'll ring in 2015, since he's not playing a New Year's Eve show Wednesday night. The country star says he doesn't anticipate having a wild night, but isn't ready to completely rule that out, either. Brantley is...
(Nashville, TN) -- Tim McGraw says he sees the changing of years as a time for contemplation, but not reflection. The country star explains that he's "not much about the past," but likes to "think about the year that lies ahead." He adds that those thoughts don't include any...
(New Orleans, LA) -- Dierks Bentley will be celebrating Mardi Gras in the Big Easy. The country star has been tapped to headline the Krewe of Orpheus' Orpheuscapade. Casey James is also on board for the black-tie gala, along with the bands No Limits and Wes Raymond & the...
(Washington, DC) -- Reba McEntire is included in Tuesday night's Kennedy Center Honors TV special. The country star participated in the gala event, joining actresses Jane Fonda, Jane Lynch, and Kate McKinnon in the tribute to honoree Lily Tomlin. Reba is linked to Lily through...