Miranda Lambert opens up about her divorce

Miranda Lambert has opened up about her divorce from Blake Shelton in the new issue of Cosmopolitan magazine. “We were together for 10 years, married for four, were very quickly divorced, and are friends,” she says. “I’m still processing everything and figuring out where to go and what happened.” “And we gave it our best […]

Keith Urban’s father dies

Our hearts go out to Keith Urban, who is mourning the death of his father, Robert Urban. He died in Australia on Saturday, December 5. Keith released the following statement: “I’ve been deeply touched by the outpouring of love and support that Nic and I, and our family, have received since my Dad’s passing on […]

Blake Shelton sues In Touch Weekly magazine for $1 million+

Blake Shelton has sued tabloid magazine In Touch Weekly over a cover story this week claiming that his heavy drinking contributed to his divorce and that he was headed to rehab. Shelton’s defamation lawsuit asks for more than $1 million in damages. His lawyers claim the story is false. The lawsuit claims Shelton is not […]

Jason Aldean announces 2016 tour

Jason Aldean will play West Palm Beach on Saturday, October 24 and he’s already lined up a tour for 2016. Aldean’s We Were Here 2016 tour launches January 14. Jan. 14: Moline, Illinois Jan. 15: Evansville, Indiana Jan. 16-17: Bloomington, Illinois Jan. 21: Des Moines, Iowa Jan. 22: Omaha, Nebraska Jan. 23: Springfield, Missouri Jan. […]

Brad Paisley: ‘God bless’ the AshleyMadison.com hackers

Brad Paisley said “God bless” to the hackers that exposed the users of the adultery website AshleyMadison.com for the joke material they’ve provided for his upcoming hosting gig at the Country Music Association Awards. Paisley returns with Carrie Underwood to host the event on November 4. The pair crack a lot of jokes between performances […]

Snapchat accounts you need to follow

One of the biggest social media sensations of the last year has been Snapchat. And now courtesy of CMT.com, here is a list of the 9 country stars you need to add on Snapchat (and one bonus)! 1) Brett Eldredge – username: Brett_Eldredge 2) Kelsea Ballerini – username: KelseaBallerini 3) Luke Bryan – username: LukeBryan […]

Steve Earle wants the Confederate battle flag removed from Mississippi state flag

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In the wake of the Charleston, South Carolina shooting perpetrated by Dylann Roof, Country rockers Steve Earle and The Dukes have released a new song suggesting the state of Mississippi should remove the Confederate battle emblem from their state flag. Earle’s song, “It’s Time, Mississippi” was recently released. The Confederate flag has been widely debated […]

Keith Urban is the focus of a new exhibit at Country Music Museum

Keith Urban is the focus of a new exhibit at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum in Nashville, Tennessee. The exhibit, called “Keith Urban So Far,” will track the star’s path from Australia to the USA and will open on November 20. The exhibit will feature memorabilia, instruments and documents from his childhood. […]

Country music’s biggest earners over the last year

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If you’re wondering who pulls in the biggest paychecks in country music, we’ve got the answers for you. Garth Brooks tops the list of highest paid country music acts over the last year, compiled by Forbes.com. Brooks raked in $90 million over the past year, which is not only impressive but it’s also record-breaking.  That’s […]

Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler to play with country band in Tennessee

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler will be performing at a festival in September with country band Loving Mary. It’ll be fans’ first chance to likely hear material from Tyler’s upcoming solo record with the Big Machine Label Group. The Pilgrimiage Music & Cultural Festival will be held September 26 & 27 on a horse […]