Country News

Danielle Bradbery Active, Cautious About Social Media

Posted On July 29, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Danielle Bradbery says she enjoys being active on social media, and getting feedback from her fans. But the country newcomer admits it's not always easy to brush off the less-than-favorable remarks.   However, Danielle says she enjoys communicating with her audience, and she's glad to have such an active fan base. The…

Kristian Bush Releases New Solo Single

Posted On July 29, 2014

(Undated) -- Sugarland's Kristian Bush is demonstrating what he can do on his own. The country star has released the new solo single, "Trailer Hitch."   Bush admits it's been difficult to emerge from the shadow of Sugarland, where Jennifer Nettles has dominated the spotlight. The singer tells Billboard.com it's not uncommon for someone to…

Joe Nichols Shares Roots To His Sir Mix-A-Lot Cover

Posted On July 29, 2014

(Undated) -- Joe Nichols admits it would be "impossible" for him to sing anything but country. But that hasn't kept him from covering Sir Mix-a-Lot's 1992 hit "Baby Got Back" in concert. A clip of one of his performances of the song is posted on YouTube. Nichols tells "Rolling Stone Country" it was something he…

Luke Bryan Announces Sixth Annual Farm Tour

Posted On July 29, 2014

(Undated) -- Luke Bryan continues to help kids from rural families in the Southeast get an education. The country star is getting ready for the sixth edition of his "Farm Tour." He'll launch the trek with his first "Farm Tour" appearance in Knoxville, Tennessee on October 1st. Over the course of the eight-date run Bryan…

Dolly Parton Considering Recording Special Glastonbury Song

Posted On July 29, 2014

(London) -- Dolly Parton might become a permanent part of Britain's Glastonbury festival. The country legend, who made her debut at the event last month, tells the UK newspaper "The Sun" says she's considering recording a song she wrote specifically for her performance. The untitled piece pays tribute to the less than pristine field conditions…