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(Undated) -- The man who worked with Joe Nichols on his summer chart-topper, "Yeah," says he's especially proud of that song. Producer Mickey Jack Cones tells "Rolling Stone Country" that at the time the singer was "between deals" so they were "trying to save costs for him,"...
(Nashville, TN) -- Reba McEntire says she likes being surrounded by her loved ones as she transitions from one year to the next. And Reba has a lot coming up in 2015. She's expected to release her first album in five years under her new deal with the NASH Icon label. Her...
(Undated) -- Taylor Swift is giving props to two musicians in Nashville who've remixed her songs "Blank Space" and "Style." The mash-up is going viral after the superstar tweeted the link to fans, saying she was "obsessed." Louisa Wendorff and Devin Dawson go back and forth...
(Undated) -- Blake Shelton hasn't just served as Craig Wayne Boyd's coach on "The Voice." The country star gave the newcomer his first hit single. Shelton tells "People" he had "My Baby's Got a Smile on Her Face" in his "back pocket for years," and had intended to one day record...
(Nashville, TN) -- Things are looking up for Grand Ole Opry star Little Jimmy Dickens. Opry general manager Pete Fisher writes on Facebook that he saw the singer Tuesday night, and "each day brings noticeable improvements." Fisher adds that Jimmy's doctors "seem very pleased...
(Undated) -- Lee Greenwood is taking part in this week's NHL Bridgestone Winter Classic. The country star will team up with the U.S. Army Chorus to perform during the second intermission of the hockey game. Other stars taking part in the sporting event include Gavin DeGraw, who'...
(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...