Country News

(Undated) -- Garth Brooks doesn't have far to go to get to number one. The singer's latest release, "People Loving People," is starting its run in the top 20, debuting at number 19 on the Country Airplay chart. Billboard.com says that matches Garth's third-highest chart entry...
(Undated) -- Carrie Underwood, Toby Keith, and Rascal Flatts are getting new recognition from the Academy of Country Music. They're among the stars who'll be celebrated Tuesday at the 8th annual ACM Honors. The event pays tribute to special award recipients and the non-televised...
(Nashville, TN) -- Carrie Underwood has officially launched her second season singing the theme for NBC's "Sunday Night Football." The country star says she's thrilled to again be involved in the weekly broadcast. Underwood adds that everyone approaches the opening segment with...
(Nashville, TN) -- Thomas Rhett admits his new single, "Make Me Wanna," is "very disco sounding." But the country star says he and his band really enjoy performing the song in concert. "Make Me Wanna" is the fifth and final single from his debut album, "It Goes Like This." And...
(Nashville, TN) -- Eric Church says he's designed his stage in a different way for his upcoming tour. The country star explains that his set-up is in a "360-degree configuration," so everyone will be watching the show from the same perspective. "The Outsiders World Tour" is...
(Nashville, TN) -- Kenny Chesney has another chart-topper to his credit. The country star's latest single, "American Kids," is the new leader on the Billboard Country Airplay chart, and becomes his 25th career number one hit. But it's not a big surprise to Chesney that the song...
(Nashville, TN) -- Glen Campbell's last song will be released later this month. The country star, who's battling Alzheimer's, wrote and recorded "I'm Not Gonna Miss You" with producer Julian Raymond for the documentary "Glen Campbell: I'll Be Me." In the track Campbell addresses...
(Undated) -- Alabama has new music for their fans. The country group tapped their spiritual roots for their new studio effort, "Angels Among Us: Hymns & Gospel Favorites." The 12-track set features such songs as "I Saw The Light," "Just A Closer Walk With Thee," and "The Old...
(Undated) -- Taylor Swift is doing her version of sexy for the new cover of "Rolling Stone." The star poses in a soaking wet, white tank top and jeans on the beach for the latest issue, and says she's won't be "taking it off" any time soon. In the wake of the massive iCloud...