Some of country music's biggest stars have performed and answered phones at a telethon to help raise more than $1.5 million for flood relief for Tennessee.
Country music singers Brad Paisley and Keith Urban and the group Lady Antebellum were among those performing during Sunday's telethon, which aired live... more »
The blazing fiddles and screaming guitars at Nashville's famed downtown honky-tonks are a little quieter as the city recovers from flash flooding and storms blamed for at least 29 deaths in three states.
Elsewhere in Nashville, the Country Music Hall of Fame has closed and the Grand Ole Opry... more »
Jason Aldean, Lady Antebellum and Sugarland each are up for four CMT Music Awards.
Six other country music acts received three nominations apiece. CMT announced eight nominees in most categories Monday and fans can vote at the network's Web site until May 3 to narrow each to four finalists.... more »
Country singer LeAnn Rimes will perform at the US Air Force Academy Friday evening. Her performance at Arnold Hall will get underway at 7:30 pm. Tickets are still available.
Expect to hear the singer belt out her hits “Can't Fight the Moonlight,” “How Do I Live,” “I Need You,”... more »
Fresh off her triumph at the Country Music Association Awards, Taylor Swift has netted a deal to create a line of greeting cards. American Greetings Corp. CEO Zev Weiss says Swift's abilities as a storyteller and songwriter make her a natural for writing cards that will appeal to all ages.... more »
Kenny Chesney has made the very hard work of dominating country music look easy.
And Taylor Swift is paying close attention.
The 19-year-old sensation has the record sales. She beat out every living artist - no matter the genre - this year with more than 3 million copies... more »
Country superstar Garth Brooks announced Thursday that he's coming out of retirement with a show in Las Vegas.
Brooks, 47, said at a news conference in Nashville that he will end his retirement with an extended engagement at the Wynn Resort.
The move has been rumored in the... more »
Keith Urban and Vince Gill will co-host an all-star concert Tuesday to raise money for the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. Others confirmed to perform at Nashville's Sommet Center are Taylor Swift, Brad Paisley, Faith Hill, Jason Aldean, Lady Antebellum and Little Big Town. The show is part... more »