Country News

Luke Bryan Returns To Top Of Country Albums Chart

Posted On April 23, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Luke Bryan is seeing renewed interest in his most recent studio album. Last week's sales of "Crash My Party" totaled just under 33-thousand-300, which is a 77-percent increase over the previous week. It's also enough to propel Bryan's CD back to the top of the Billboard Country Albums chart, while it climbed…

Miranda Lambert Explains Origins, Plans For Shoe Line

Posted On April 23, 2014

(Undated) -- Miranda Lambert says she got into the boot business out of frustration. The country star tells "Women's Wear Daily's" Footwear News she "literally wore off the soles" of her favorite boots, then discovered they were "really hard" to replace. She says her difficulties in finding a new pair got her thinking about launching…

Barry Gibb Sells Johnny Cash Property

Posted On April 23, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- A Bee Gee no longer owns a piece of classic country real estate. Nashville's "Tennessean" says Barry Gibb has sold the land in Hendersonville, Tennessee where the late Johnny Cash and his wife June Carter Cash made their family home. Documents show the company Lakehouse Holdings paid two-million dollars for the property…

WIlliam Shatner “Covers” Luke Bryan Hit

Posted On April 23, 2014

(Los Angeles, CA) -- Luke Bryan is hearing a new interpretation of one of his hits. "Star Trek" legend William Shatner put his spin on "Country Girl (Shake It For Me)" during an appearance Tuesday on Los Angeles' KKGO/Go Country 105.  Shatner's no stranger to the country community. He's worked with Brad Paisley, appearing in…

“Nashville” Music Special Airing Wednesday

Posted On April 23, 2014

(Undated)  --  Fans of the TV drama "Nashville" will see something a little different this week.  "Nashville: On the Record" is a behind-the-scenes special that delves into the show's music.  Pistol Annies' Ashley Monroe and other songwriters who've penned material for the series will discuss their contributions to the show, while some of the stars…