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Mark Wills Making Return, Taking Control Over Career

Posted On August 11, 2014

(Undated) -- Mark Wills says he hasn't been out of the spotlight by choice. The singer tells "Country Weekly" that since his 2011 release he's had two record deals that "fell apart" due to internal problems within the companies. But he says that won't happen again, because he's making his next album on his own.…

Swift, Hunter, Lady A Among Teen Choice Winners

Posted On August 11, 2014

(Los Angeles, CA) -- Taylor Swift, Hunter Hayes, and Lady Antebellum each have a strong teenage fan base. They're all the winners from Sunday's Teen Choice Awards. Taylor was named Choice Female Country Artist, while Hunter received the Choice Male Country Artist award. Lady A got the nod for Choice Country Group. Florida Georgia Line…

Luke Bryan Draws Largest “GMA” Audience This Summer

Posted On August 10, 2014

(New York, NY) -- Luke Bryan can really attract a crowd. The country star's performance Friday on "Good Morning America" drew the largest audience for a summer concert series show this year. Fans hoping to see the singer at Rumsey Playfield in New York's Central Park began lining up early Thursday afternoon, and camped out…

Garth Brooks Adds More Atlanta Concerts

Posted On August 10, 2014

(Undated) -- Garth Brooks will be playing more than one show in Atlanta. The run on tickets for the country superstar's Georgia concert didn't prompt the same frenzy as in Chicago. But the demand led to two additional shows at the Philips Arena. After tickets went on sale Friday for the originally announced date --…

Taylor Swift’s Alter Ego Promotes Upcoming “Tonight Show” Appearance

Posted On August 10, 2014

(Undated) -- Taylor Swift isn't just appearing on NBC's "Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" this week. To promote her visit, the country-pop superstar's nerdy alter ego, Natalie, is making an appeal to be a guest on a show hosted by Fallon's character Sara.   If she gets the nod, Swift's bespectacled, braces-wearing Natalie would join…