Country News

(Undated) -- Blake Shelton is back on NBC's "The Voice," which is starting its seventh season Monday night at 8:00 p.m. Eastern. The country star has the strongest track record on the show. He's coached singers to victory in three of the past six seasons, while Team Blake...
(Nashville, TN) -- "Nashville" star Charles Esten admits he's excited about the show's upcoming season three premiere. The ABC drama will feature performances at the beginning and end of the show that haven't been taped in advance, and Esten says it's a thrill to be part of it...
(Undated) -- Kacey Musgraves says she had "such a blast" opening shows for Katy Perry this summer. The country singer tells Billboard.com Perry and her team were "so welcoming," and "it was so fun." Musgraves says it was "cool to see country music collide with what Katy does,"...
(Nashville, TN) -- Charlie Daniels is making plans for his next Volunteer Jam. And the singer is using his upcoming event to help veterans. Performers are expected to be announced in the coming weeks for the show, which will take place at Nashville's Bridgestone Arena on August...
(Undated) -- Jerrod Niemann and his fiancee, Morgan Petek, intend to help others as they tie the knot. The couple has posted a message on the Free The Music USA website, asking people to bypass traditional wedding presents and instead make a donation to the organization as their...
(Nashville, TN) -- Family, friends, and fans will be paying their respects and saying goodbye this week to Grand Ole Opry Star George Hamilton the Fourth. Nashville's "Tennessean" say the public is invited to attend the visitation for the country singer, taking place at...
(Undated) -- Garth Brooks' new album will be arriving in November as expected -- but before Thanksgiving. Billboard.com says the country superstar has set a November 11th release date for the still-untitled project, which will be his first full collection of new studio material...
(Nashville, TN) -- Miranda Lambert is bringing her "Platinum" tour to a close this weekend in Hawaii. But the country star admits that while she has a show to stage, this trip isn't all about work. She says she decided to visit America's Westernmost state in part to do something...
(Las Vegas, NV) -- Taylor Swift, Eric Church, and the Zac Brown Band are on board for this weekend's iHeartRadio Music Festival. The country stars are part of a the two-day, multi-genre event, which gets under way Friday. Swift and the Zac Brown Band are among the opening night...