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(Undated) -- Pistol Annies' Angaleena Presley says she's "literally lived every minute" of her upcoming solo album. The country star describes "American Middle Class" as like her "autobiography," and each of the songs contain her life experiences "from birth to now." Angaleena...
(Oklahoma City, OK) -- Dierks Bentley is leading the lineup for the first night of main stage performances at Oklahoma City's inaugural OKC Fest. He's capping off an evening that also includes sets from country legend Merle Haggard, the Josh Abbott Band, and others. Music will...
(Nashville, TN) -- Kenny Chesney says his latest single, "American Kids" really grabbed him. The country star explains that the song is unlike anything he's recorded before. Chesney adds that he felt "American Kids" had "the potential to be pretty special." He explains that it's...
(Nashville, TN) -- The Band Perry's Kimberly Perry says the group's more aggressive songs aren't really taking the perspective of a woman scorned. The country star explain that they're more about people trying to defy the odds and get out of a difficult situation. The trio's...
(Undated) -- Dolly Parton admits she's a little nervous about performing at this weekend's Glastonbury Festival. The country superstar tells Britain's "Radio Times" she's "excited" to be performing but also "a little bit apprehensive," because she's not sure what to expect...
(Cadott, WI) -- Dan and Shay's Dan Smyers admits it still surprises him to be recognized. The country newcomer tells Eau Claire, Wisconsin's WEAU TV when he was a kid he "couldn't pay people to remember" his name, so "it's cool" to get so much attention. But the singer also...
(Undated) -- Dierks Bentley might be a married father of three whose 40th birthday isn't all that far away. But the country star tells CMT age doesn't really make a difference in touring, and he feels "timeless out on the road." He also admits his maturity level tends to drop...
(Nashville, TN) -- Rascal Flatts' Joe Don Rooney says he wouldn't necessarily call "Rewind" a "make or break" single. But the country star tells "Rolling Stone Country" it was "definitely leaning more toward 'need to make.'" He explains that their last chart-topping hit was 2012...
(Undated) -- The personal dramas continue for country duo Joey + Rory. Rory Feek shares in a new blog post that his wife and singing partner underwent cancer surgery last Friday. He details their story, explaining that Joey was diagnosed with cervical cancer following a routine...