Country News

Tim McGraw Unveils Another Song From Upcoming Album

Posted On August 27, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Tim McGraw is offering up another single from his next album. The country star unveiled "Shotgun Rider" on Tuesday.   McGraw says "Shotgun Rider" is "one of those songs that really paints a picture and sets a mood." He explains that there's "a certain warmth to this song and several others like…

Martina McBride Extends Tour Into The Fall

Posted On August 27, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Martina McBride isn't ready to bring her "Everlasting" tour to a close. The country star has added over 30 more dates to the trek, which now extends into December. Martina is on the road in support of her most recent release, which lends its name to the trek. "Everlasting" features the singer's…

Merle Haggard Doesn’t Listen To Current Country Music

Posted On August 27, 2014

(Raleigh, NC) -- Merle Haggard admits he doesn't listen to the radio much anymore. The country legend tells the Raleigh "News Observer" he doesn't "understand what they're doing" and "can't find the entertainment in it." He says he knows a lot of the current stars and "they're all good people," but the music is "too…

Little Big Town, Rucker To Announce Nominees For CMA Awards

Posted On August 26, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Nominees for this fall's Country Music Association Awards are on the way. Little Big Town and Darius Rucker have been tapped to make the announcement. They'll unveil the hopefuls in five categories on ABC's "Good Morning America" on September 3rd. Rucker and the group will then head to New York's Best Buy…

Chris Young Recalls Realizing Potential Of Latest Chart-Topper

Posted On August 26, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Chris Young says his latest chart-topping hit, "Who I Am With You," is one of the songs he road tested for his album, "A.M." And the country star recalls something happened at one show that let him know he had a potential hit on his hands.   Chris just marked the success…