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(Nashville, TN) -- Rascal Flatts' Joe Don Rooney says he and his bandmates write a lot of material. But the country star adds that they're always open to a great song, no matter who wrote it. The guys in Rascal Flatts didn't contribute any material to their latest album, "Rewind...
(Nashville, TN) -- Thomas Rhett says he's never at a loss for material. The singer says his dad -- country star Rhett Akins -- is constantly sending him songs. Thomas admits he doesn't take everything he receives, but that has nothing to do with the song's quality. Earlier this...
(Undated) -- The Doobie Brothers admit making their country collaboration album was an eye-opening experience. Frontman Tom Johnston tells "Billboard" it was "humbling" to discover how well these country artists knew the band's music. He explains that everyone they worked with,...
(Undated) -- Garth Brooks has signed on for the upcoming American Music Awards. The country superstar is slated to make a remote appearance from his tour stop in Greensboro, North Carolina. There aren't many details on his performance, but he's expected to sing a song from his...
(New York, NY) -- Loretta Lynn has a new album on the way. The country icon is currently prepping her first release under a new multi-album deal she's inked with Legacy Recordings. She's been working with her daughter Patsy and Johnny Cash's son John Carter Cash on the project,...
(Nashville, TN) -- Chris Young is coming clean about his kitchen mishap over the summer that left him seriously injured. Back in June the country star sliced open his hand, reportedly while making dinner after his annual fan club party. The wound was so severe he required...
One of the best moments of last night's CMA Awards show! 2015 AAA Monumental Music Jam artists The Band Perry's salute to legend Glen Campbell with their version of "Gentle on My Mind". Watch the clip below.
(Undated) -- Taylor Swift is standing firm in her decision to strip the music streaming service Spotify of her entire musical catalogue. Fresh off the million-plus copies sold of her new chart-topping album "1989," Swift explains her controversial decision in a new interview...
(Nashville, TN) -- Vince Gill is the latest recipient of the CMA's rare Irving Waugh Award of Excellence. The country great received the honor at the 48th annual CMA Awards, which aired on ABC Wednesday night. In accepting his award, Vince turned the praise back on the award's...