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Taylor Swift Sued By NYC Chauffeur Service Company

Posted On September 29, 2014

(New York, NY) -- Taylor Swift may have a problem she can't just "shake off." The country singer-turned-pop star is being sued by a chauffeur service in New York City that claims she owes them cash after bailing on a deal. TMZ says Taylor's people had signed a contract with the service for a trip…

Dierks Bentley Pleased With Success Of Most Recent Chart-Topper

Posted On September 29, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Dierks Bentley says he's thrilled and amazed "Drunk On A Plane" became a chart-topper. The country star admits it wasn't anything he anticipated.   Dierks also says the song has sort of developed a life of its own. He explains that fans have adopted the pilot look from the song's video, and…

Lady Antebellum Taking Sound In New Direction With New Album

Posted On September 29, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Lady Antebellum's Dave Haywood says the group's new album, "747," introduces their new direction. The country star explains that there's a boldness to their latest music, which producer Nathan Chapman helped them develop.   Haywood adds that the title track to "747" really captures what they wanted. He says it features "a…

Kenny Chesney Knew New CD Required Special Effort

Posted On September 29, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Kenny Chesney says his latest album, "The Big Revival," is a key release for him. The country star explains that's why he had to focus his energy exclusively on the project.   Chesney says he felt doing anything less would erode his career, not help it grow further. He adds that he…

Swift, Zac Brown Featured On Monday’s iHeart Fest TV Special

Posted On September 29, 2014

(Undated)  --  Taylor Swift and the Zac Brown Band are among the artists featured on the first of the two-part iHeartRadio Music Festival TV special, airing on the CW.  Monday's two-hour broadcast includes highlights from the first night of the concert event, which was staged earlier this month at the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino…