Country News

Reba, Brooks & Dunn Extend Las Vegas Residency Again

Posted On December 01, 2016

Reba McEntire and Brooks & Dunn are breaking records in Las Vegas. They've added another series of shows at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace in 2017, making their residency the longest-running country music residency since the venue opened in 2003. The new dates begin in June and run through December.  Tickets go on sale Friday.…

Loretta Lynn Admits She Tried Marijuana For Glaucoma

Posted On December 01, 2016

Loretta Lynn is defending her good friend Willie Nelson's reputation. She told "People" magazine, "He's one of the greatest people in the whole world. I know he smokes pot, but my goodness, there's a lot people doing a lot worse than smoking pot!" In fact, Lynn admitted she tried marijuana for the first time earlier…

Three Country Songs On Best Songs Of 2016 List

Posted On December 01, 2016

Three country songs are on the "Rolling Stone" all-genre list of the 50 Best Songs of 2016. Maren Morris checks in at number 38 with "80's Mercedes," Miranda Lambert's "Vice" is at number 31, and Little Big Town's "Better Man" checks in at number 23. Beyonce's "Formation" tops the list.  

Jake Owen To Receive Arnie Award

Posted On December 01, 2016

Jake Owen is being recognized by "Golf Digest" for his philanthropy. Owen will be one of the recipients of Arnie Award as part of the magazine's "Golfers Who Give Back" event in February.  The award is named after Arnold Palmer. Owen will be honored along with Peyton Manning and Phil Mickelson. Owen says, "To receive…

Thomas Rhett Adds Second Nashville Show

Posted On December 01, 2016

Thomas Rhett is adding a second stop in Nashville during his Home Team Tour. He'll play Ascend Amphitheater on April 20th.  The show was added following the immediate sellout of the previously announced April 21st performance. Rhett says, "I'm blown away that we're adding a second show in Nashville. I grew up seeing my favorite…