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(Nashville, TN) -- The Swon Brothers' Colton Swon says he knows music plays a special role in people's lives. But the country newcomer admits it's tough for him and his brother Zach to grasp that some of their songs will take that role for their fans. The Swon Brothers will...
(Nashville, TN) -- Sunny Sweeney admits she never imagined so many people would respond to the photograph she took of a man praying with a soldier at an airport. The country star says she hopes the soldier -- who is aware of the picture -- takes comfort in knowing how much...
(Undated) -- Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line, and Brad Paisley are among the stars taking part in the annual TV special prior to the Country Music Association Awards. ABC's "Countdown to the CMA Awards: 15 Songs that Changed Country Music with Robin Roberts" will explore a...
(Nashville, TN) -- Lauren Alaina says she's grateful she can still sing after undergoing vocal cord surgery over the summer. The country star tells ABC News Radio she'd put off the procedure as long as she could, admitting she was "scared to death." But once her voice problems...
(Undated) -- Angaleena Presley says she's seeing benefits to having majored in psychology in college. The Pistol Annies singer tells "Rolling Stone Country" she picked it because it "had 48 hours of free electives," enabling her to take a variety of classes outside the field...
(Undated) -- Jake Owen says his daughter is "obsessed" with the family's new pet. The country star tells CMT.com two-year-old Pearl and the 12-week-old bull mastiff puppy quickly bonded with one another, which was just what he was hoping for. He explains that he wanted his...
(Undated) -- Carrie Underwood isn't ready to hop on that motorcycle Miranda Lambert gave her back in the spring. The country star tells "CMT Hot 20 Countdown" her husband actually got her a small dirt bike to learn on, because the bike from Miranda is "really big" and "kind of...
(Undated) -- Taylor Swift is letting her super fans know there's a chance she's noticed them online. During her appearance on U.K.'s "The Graham Norton Show," the singer revealed how she selected the lucky groups of fans that she's invited to her homes for a series of private...
(Undated) -- The year is not quite over, but Taylor Swift is getting a big declaration from the editors of "Billboard" magazine. They've named the country-pop crossover star the 2014 Billboard Woman of the Year. The music-tracking trade cites Taylor's body of work and her "...