Country News

(Undated) -- Eric Church is getting some attention for his efforts over the first half of the year. The country star is in the running in a couple of categories in Billboard.com's "2014 Mid-Year Music Poll." His latest CD, "The Outsiders," is among the options for Favorite...
(Undated) -- King George rules over the country concert industry. Billboard.com says George Strait's all-star tour finale earlier this month in Arlington, Texas is breaking several records -- including some he previously set. At the June 7th show the singer raked in 18-million-...
(Nashville, TN) -- Lady Antebellum and Dierks Bentley are helping to bring the CMA Songwriters Series to TV. The country stars will perform in separate hour-long episodes of the PBS series "Front and Center." On Lady A's episode the trio will discuss their music and play a...
(Undated) -- Taylor Swift's new kitten has the same name as a tough TV detective. The singer introduced her pet on Instagram Wednesday with the caption, "Meet Olivia Benson." A big fan of "Law & Order: SVU," Taylor named the cuddly ball of fur after Mariska Hargitay's...
(Undated) -- Ray Stevens is telling his story, and in the process offering up a history of the music industry in Nashville. The 75-year-old comedic country legend explains that when he left his Georgia hometown more than 50 years ago, Nashville didn't have a "Music Row" a major...
(Nashville, TN) -- Sara Evans says it's important to her to feed her family home cooked meals on a regular basis. The country star admits that as a working mother it can be tough to accomplish. But she explains that for her it's a matter of balance -- and not having to do...
(Nashville, TN) -- Justin Moore says being a country musician involves a lot more than just being creative and singing country songs. Moore says he particularly admires Bill Gates and others who have "built something out of nothing." He adds that he finds it fun to dream up new...
(Nashville, TN) -- Little Big Town's Karen Fairchild says they had a blast writing their current single, "Day Drinking." But the country star admits they didn't really know how good the song was until they heard a makeshift demo their co-writers put together. The band's Jimi...
(Nashville, TN) -- Kacey Musgraves has a track available. "The Trailer Song" is now available from all digital retailers. Fans who've seen Kacey in concert might already be familiar with the song, which has become a fixture in her live show. Musgraves wrote the tune with Brandy...