Country Music News

Lauren Alaina's Collaboration with Meghan Trainor Becomes the Title Track for Her New Album

Mercury NashvilleLauren Alaina’s top-20 hit, “Road Less Traveled,” which was co-written by Best New Artist Grammy winner Meghan Trainor, will be the title track of her sophomore album. In fact, the American Idol season 10 runner-up had a hand in crafting all of the set’s dozen tracks. “I wrote for i […]

You're the Inspiration: Why Drake White May Be Husband of the Year

BMLGNewcomer Drake White’s new song “Makin’ Me Look Good Again” isn’t just the follow-up to his top-15 hit, “Livin’ the Dream” -- it just may be the tune that seals the deal to make him husband of the year. “This song is deeply personal to me,” the Alabama natives says. “The inspiration for this son […]

Miranda Lambert Set to Sing for Ellen and Seth Meyers

ABC/Image Group LAThough she hasn’t done many interviews, Miranda Lambert continues promoting her new album, The Weight of These Wings, by showcasing its songs. On Tuesday, she’ll perform the double set’s second release, “We Should Be Friends,” on Late Night with Seth Meyers. You can catch the show […]

Old Dominion Ready to Soak Up the Sun with Luke Bryan Next Month

ABC/Image Group LA You can add Old Dominion to the list of country stars who’ll be headed to the Caribbean with Luke Bryan after the first of the year. The “Song for Another Time” hitmakers join Blake Shelton, Little Big Town, Randy Houser, Dustin Lynch, and Brothers Osborne for Luke’s annual Crash […]

Dolly Parton Plans Telethon to Help Fire-Ravaged East Tennessee

ABC/Image Group LADolly Parton is busy planning a telethon to help raise money for victims of last week’s wildfires in East Tennessee. While we don’t know many details about the event yet, it’s set for next Tuesday, December 13 in Nashville. Money raised will go to Dolly’s My People Fund, which she […]

Granger Smith Injured at Saturday Night Show in New Jersey

BBR Music GroupGranger Smith is off the road for the time being, as he recuperates from an accident at his show Saturday night at the Starland Ballroom in Sayreville, New Jersey. The “Boots On” hitmaker was standing on a monitor when it collapsed, sending him crashing into a metal barricade offstage […]

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill Write New Duet for the Soundtrack of "The Shack"

ABC RadioTim McGraw and Faith Hill are heading out on tour together next year, and there’s new music on the way from the superstar couple as well. Tim and Faith co-wrote and perform “Keep Your Eyes on Me” from the soundtrack of the new film The Shack. Tim also co-stars in the movie, which is based o […]

Country Star Trivia

Comstock/Thinkstock Six years ago this week, Lady Antebellum grabbed six Grammy nominations on the strength of this hit, which also happened to be the title track of their album. Can you name it? ANSWER:  "Need You Now." Copyright © 2016, ABC Radio. All rights reserved. […]

Nashville Notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Blake Shelton will perform his latest single, “A Guy with a Girl” on Tuesday night’s episode of The Voiceat 8 p.m. ET on NBC. Eli Young Band’s Jon Jones and his wife Sarah are the proud parents of a new little one, daughter Lila Pascale, who joins soon-to-be four- […]