Country News

Many Sam Hunt Tour Dates Sell Out Quickly

Posted On November 17, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Country newcomer Sam Hunt will be making some adjustments to his upcoming tour. Tickets for 15 of the 19 dates on his "Lipstick Graffiti" trek sold out within minutes of going on sale. As a result, the singer is looking into moving some shows into larger venues, and possibly adding a second…

Kenny Chesney Reflects On Making More Introspective Music, Touring Competition

Posted On November 17, 2014

(Undated) -- Kenny Chesney admits his concept for his career took a turn a few years ago. The country star tells "Billboard" that as he was working on his 2010 effort, "Hemingway's Whiskey," he was no longer "OK just to be the guy on the beach." He says he decided to get more introspective with…

Tanya Tucker Exhibit Features Variety Of Items

Posted On November 17, 2014

(Undated) -- Tanya Tucker admits she's saved things "like a pack rat." But the country star tells "Rolling Stone" she's also lost much of the memorabilia she's collected over the years, including a watch and "a beautiful ring" Glen Campbell gave her. But one of the things she has managed to keep is a little…

Trace Adkins On Second Annual Holiday Tour

Posted On November 17, 2014

(Undated) -- Trace Adkins is once again spreading some holiday cheer on "The Christmas Tour." The country star's trek features material from his 2013 seasonal effort, "The King's Gift." And he's feeling better about the trek on his second time around. Following his inaugural run last winter, Trace tells "Country Weekly" he knows "what to…

Country Stars Weigh In On Predicting Hits

Posted On November 14, 2014

(Undated) -- Chris Young says he never knows right away if he's penned a potential hit. The country star tells CMT.com he needs some distance from the song before he can judge it. He says he'll sleep on it, and "wake up with a fresh mind and listen to it one time." He recalls with…