Country News

Brad Paisley To Help Launch Opry’s 90th Anniversary Celebration

Posted On March 17, 2015

(Nashville, TN) -- Brad Paisley is helping to honor a country music institution. The singer is among the stars on board to launch the Grand Ole Opry's 90th anniversary celebration. He's leading the lineup for Tuesday's show, which kicks off nine months of festivities -- one month for each decade the show has been around.…

Tim McGraw Narrates New ESPN Shaquille O’Neal Documentary

Posted On March 17, 2015

(Undated) -- Tim McGraw has a new film on the horizon. But this time the country star isn't acting. Tim is the narrator of an upcoming ESPN documentary about basketball star Shaquille O'Neal. ESPN's Hannah Storm is behind "Shaq & Dale," which explores the relationship between the NBA great and his mentor, former Louisiana State…

Zac Brown Band, Lady A Playing March Madness Festival

Posted On March 16, 2015

(Indianapolis, IN) -- Zac Brown Band is on board for the festivities surrounding this year's men's college basketball tournament. The country group is headlining the Capital One JamFest, which closes the three-day NCAA March Madness Music Festival. Lady Antebellum and Kacey Musgraves are also on the lineup. The event will take place at White River…

Kenny Chesney Attracted To The “Wild Child”

Posted On March 16, 2015

(Nashville, TN) -- Kenny Chesney attributes his attitude to all the time he's spent in the Caribbean. But the country star admits the woman he's singing about in his latest hit, "Wild Child," is the type of woman he really likes.   Chesney adds that what matters to him is how she lives her life.…

Report: Steven Tyler To Sign Solo Deal With Country Label

Posted On March 16, 2015

(Undated) -- Aerosmith's Steven Tyler is making good on his announced plans to explore his country roots. Sources tell Billboard.com says the Boston-based rocker relocated to Nashville in January, and he's expected to ink a deal with the country label Big Machine Records "before the summer." Big Machine staff members are said to be lining…