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(Nashville, TN) -- Tyler Farr says he got his strong work ethic from his dad. The country star says he's never seen his father allow himself much leisure time. Tyler will be working this Labor Day weekend, opening shows on Jason Aldean's "Burn It Down Tour." They'll start in New...
(Undated) -- George Strait fans who couldn't be in Arlington, Texas for the country legend's tour finale are now getting a chance to see the performance. "George Strait: The Cowboy Rides Away" will debut on CMT Friday night at 7:00 p.m. Eastern. Strait recalls preparing for the...
(Undated) -- Rascal Flatts' Gary LeVox says the group is proud to be part of this weekend's MDA telethon. The country star admits they enjoyed taping a performance of their hit "My Wish" for the fundraiser, but "the real highlight of the whole experience" was meeting 14-year-old...
(Undated) -- The Swon Brothers have their first album on the way. The country duo will release their self-titled debut effort on October 14th. And the guys admit they're excited about the release. Colton Swon says he and Zach put a lot of effort into the project, which created a...
(Undated) -- Blake Shelton admits he has a lot on the horizon. The singer tells "Rolling Stone Country" it's "definitely going to be a big fall," packed with live performances, season seven of "The Voice," and the arrival of his new album. It's also a schedule he's been trying...
(Undated) -- Trisha Yearwood is letting fans hear her new single. The country star debuted the song "Prizefighter" online Thursday. Trisha recorded "Prizefighter" with Kelly Clarkson. It's the title track to Yearwood's upcoming album, which will be her first collection of new...
(Nashville, TN) -- Lee Ann Womack is on board for the next installment of "CMT Crossroads." The country star is teaming up with R&B singer-songwriter John Legend for the show, which they'll tape in the Nashville suburb of Franklin, Tennessee. CMT's John Hamlin says he...
(Nashville, TN) - Country legend Dolly Parton has joined the list of Americans taking the ice bucket challenge. Parton accepted the challenge from fellow country megastar Kenny Rogers. She says Rogers didn't think she would dump ice water over her head with her wig, fake nails...
(Nashville, TN) -- Brad Paisley says fans who buy the special ZinePak edition of his latest album, "Moonshine in the Trunk," won't be disappointed. The country star explains that it's packed with photos and other behind-the-scenes details on the album. Brad admits if the albums...