Country News

Florida Georgia Line Set Name, Date For New CD

Posted On August 17, 2014

(Undated) -- Florida Georgia Line's new album will be arriving in a couple of months. The country duo has announced that their sophomore CD is called "Anything Goes," and it'll be in stores on October 14th. And they says fans shouldn't be too surprised by their latest material. Tyler Hubbard admits that he and Brian…

Garth Brooks’ Atlanta Run Grows To Seven Shows

Posted On August 17, 2014

(Undated) -- Garth Brooks' Atlanta run is being extended even further. The country superstar added two more shows in the Georgia city last week, a few days after tickets for his initial shows went on sale, over concerns that scalpers and not fans were the primary buyers. Shortly after tickets for his newly announced performances…

Taylor Swift, Carrie Underwood Take ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Posted On August 17, 2014

(Undated) -- Taylor Swift and Carrie Underwood are all wet. The two country stars are among the many celebrities who've accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, and fulfilled their commitment over the weekend. Taylor took the challenge with actress Jamie King and a host of onlookers who doused them with the freezing cold water. Prior…

Kenny Chesney’s Free Weekend Concert Being Taped For TV Special

Posted On August 15, 2014

(Pensacola, FL)  --  Kenny Chesney's only 2014 concert is coming up this weekend.  The country superstar is playing a free show at the Flora-Bama Lounge in Pensacola, Florida.  While massive crowds are expected to descend upon the area, organizers are asking fans who don't have a wristband to attend the concert to stay home.  Those…

Michael W. Smith Making Plans Around Holiday Album

Posted On August 15, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Michael W. Smith says he might be taking on a big project with his upcoming holiday release. The contemporary Christian singer explains that "The Spirit Of Christmas" could become more than just an album.   "The Spirit Of Christmas" was inspired by a TV special. Last year's "CMA Country Christmas" producer Robert…