Country News

(Undated) -- Lee Brice is taking a page from the Alan Jackson playbook -- or at least part of one. The country star tells "Rolling Stone Country" he's planning to record a collection of "classic gospel songs" with his mom and her sisters. He adds that he's very excited about the...
(Washington, DC) -- Rosanne Cash is standing up for musicians. The country star was in Washington, D.C. Wednesday to testify at a Congressional hearing about music licensing and copyright laws. In a prepared statement she voiced her support for the implementation of a radio...
(Undated) -- Parmalee's Matt Thomas says the group is working on new music. But the country singer says they aren't quite ready to put their breakthrough album, "Feels Like Carolina," in the past. He tells TheBoot.com they're "always thinking about the next move" and they've...
(Undated) -- Willie Nelson is higher than he's been in nearly 30 years -- on the charts. The country legend's latest release, "Band Of Brothers," is debuting at the top of the Billboard Country Albums chart, and opening at number five on the Billboard 200. The last time Nelson...
(Baton Rouge, LA) -- Trace Adkins is getting special recognition by his home state. The country star has been inducted into the Louisiana Music Hall of Fame. Trace, who was born and raised in the Northwestern Louisiana town of Sarepta, was honored at his concert Saturday night...
(Nashville, TN) -- Florida Georgia Line's Tyler Hubbard and Brian Kelley are delving into the fashion world. The country duo explain that their new business venture stems from their catch phrase, "Can't Afford Not To." Hubbard adds that they have "some cool, creative ideas" for...
(Nashville, TN) -- The country music community is paying tribute to the late Opry member Jimmy C. Newman. Family, friends, and fans will gather at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium Wednesday morning to remember the Cajun country star at a public memorial. A private visitation and...
(Nashville, TN) -- Miranda Lambert has nothing but praise and admiration for one of country's other leading ladies. The singer calls herself "a "huge Carrie Underwood fan," and adds that the former "American Idol" winner has an incredibly powerful, emotive voice. Miranda says...
(Undated) -- The members of Little Big Town are proud of their upcoming album. Singer Karen Fairchild tells "Rolling Stone Country" the disc is "bold and provocative" while also "very fun." She adds that "Painkiller" isn't "a departure" for the group, but "the next step." The...