Country News

Jake Owen Launches Podcast

Posted On November 29, 2017

Jake Owen fans can get to know a more intimate side of him. The country music superstar yesterday launched "Good Company with Jake Owen." It's a podcast on Bobby Bones' Nashville Podcast Network. The first episode features a conversation with Jake, his twin brother, Jarrod, and tennis pro Mardy Fish. You can hear it on the iHeartRadio…

Reba McEntire Hosts CMA Country Christmas

Posted On November 28, 2017

Reba McEntire is wrapping up her first year as host of a CMA Country Christmas. It was filmed on November 14th and aired last night on ABC. Jennifer Nettles had hosted the annual Christmas show for this past several years. In additional to Reba, this year's notable performers included Little Big Town, Chris Young, Luke Bryan and…

Cole Swindell Announces Headlining Tour

Posted On November 28, 2017

Cole Swindell is announcing his first headlining tour. The "Reason to Drink Tour" kicks off on February 15th.  Openers inched Chris Janson and Lauren Alaina. Tickets go on sale this Friday. The tour comes after the release of Swindell's "Down Home Sessions Four EP," which is due out November 24th.   Cole Swindell's 2018 Reason…

LanCo Set To Release Debut Album

Posted On November 28, 2017

LanCo is set to release its debut album next year. Hallelujah Nights is due out on January 19th. The album will feature the band's first number-one single, "Greatest Love Story." All eleven songs on it were written by lead singer Brandon Lancaster.  

Mel Tillis To Be Laid To Rest Today

Posted On November 27, 2017

Mel Tillis is being laid to rest. A public funeral service will begin at 3 p.m. at Mt. Hermon Baptist Church in Clarksville, Tennessee.  A private burial will follow. Tillis passed away on November 19th at the age of 85. "The Tennessean" reports, family members are planning a memorial service in Nashville in January, but…