Country Music News

Chris Stapleton healed up; resumes All-American Road Show tonight

ABC/Image Group LALess than a month after postponing eight concert dates on his All-American Road Show tour, Chris Stapleton has gathered the guys in the band and returns to the stage tonight in Tulsa, OK. After the suggested period of rest and rehab for a broken bone and detached tendon in his righ […]

Toby Keith to roll out "Wacky Tobaccy" single and video tomorrow

Show Dog NashvilleKnown for adding a bit of comedy to his music, superstar and Songwriter Hall of Fame Member Toby Keith is offering up a new single and video June 23rd called "Wacky Tobaccy." And, yes, the song is about the substance you think it is, based on the title. "Wacky tobaccy is a slogan, […]

Country star trivia

Comstock/Thinkstock What was Shania Twain's given name at birth? ANSWER:  Eilleen Regina Edwards. Copyright © 2017, ABC Radio. All rights reserved. […]

Nashville Notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockLindsay Ell made her late-night TV debut Tuesday on Jimmy Kimmel Live! The emerging artist also took the opportunity to announce that her first full-length album, The Project, will arrive in August. Vince Gill performs tonight, June 22nd, as part of the Bluegrass N […]

Vote now for country artists in the 2017 Teen Choice Awards

ABCThe 2017 Teen Choice Awards nominees have been revealed, and Florida Georgia Line, Sam Hunt and Blake Shelton find themselves the most-nominated country acts, with two nominations each. Voting for “Wave One” nominees in the Awards is open now through Thursday, June 22, at 9PM ET. Fans can vote 10 […]

Kip Moore says new album Slowheart is "the record I've been waiting to make"

He teased it on his Twitter feed on Tuesday, and today Kip Moore made it official: his third studio album Slowheart will be released on September 8. "This is the record I've been waiting to make,” Kip said in a statement. “The one that leaves you with a peace in your heart, knowing you did it exactl […]

Get more of Justin Moore during Friday's AUDIENCE Network concert special

courtesy of AT&T AUDIENCE NetworkIf you want more of Justin Moore, tune in to his AUDIENCE Network concert special Justin Moore: Live from Phoenix, airing Friday, June 23, at 9 p.m. ET. The electrifying live performance and interviews from the platinum-selling artist were filmed on location during t […]

Chase Rice ready to shed "bro country" stigma with upcoming album release

ABC/Image Group LASinger/songwriter Chase Rice will forever be associated with the bro-country movement, since he co-wrote the genre's most downloaded song of all time: "Cruise," performed by the duo Florida Georgia Line. But that was five years ago. Today, many critics note that with the recent suc […]

Welcome the summer of '17 with these six songs

Blue Chair Bay/Columbia NashvilleJune 21st is officially the first full day of summer. To celebrate, consider adding some of these great summertime tunes to your playlist: Dan + Shay: "Road Trippin'" -- This is the next single from the duo's Obsession album. Crank it up and let it take you wherever […]