Country Music News

Eric Paslay Plans a Weekend Date with Some Angels

EMI Records NashvilleEric Paslay has a date with some angels and some barbecue this Fourth of July weekend. The Texas native will debut his new single “Angels in This Town” Sunday at a special free concert at Stubb's BBQ in Austin. It’s the first in a series of events where Eric will honor community […]

Dan+Shay Have One of "Those Days" with Electronic Violinist Lindsey Stirling

ABC/Fred LeeLindsey Stirling is continuing her country collaborations, and Dan+Shay are her latest musical partners. Last year, the electronic violinist paired with Dierks Bentley on “Riser” on the CMA Awards, returning for the Country Music Association's annual Country Christmas special in December […]

Brad Paisley Pitches in to Help West Virginia Flood Victims

Arista NashvilleBrad Paisley is pitching in to help his home state of West Virginia, after the June 23 floods that killed more than twenty people and devastated multiple small towns. After performing the John Denver classic “Take Me Home, Country Roads” in a video posted on his Facebook page, Brad l […]

Maren Morris Wants to Take You on a Sunday Drive in Her "80's Mercedes"

Columbia NashvilleThis weekend, you’ll get the chance to know newcomer Maren Morris a little better. CBS News Sunday Morning will profile the “My Church” hitmaker, tracing her career from her beginnings in Texas through the gold-selling, top-ten success of her debut hit. Maren has just released her […]

Country Star Trivia

Comstock/Thinkstock1996 CMA Female Vocalist of the Year Patty Loveless scored her most recent Billboard number one that same year with this song. Can you name it? ANSWER:  "Lonely Too Long." Copyright © 2016, ABC Radio. All rights reserved. […]

Keith Urban: "I Grew Up Sippin' on Some Nasty Stuff!"

ABC/Image Group LAEven though Keith Urban’s latest number one, “Wasted Time,” contains the line “sippin’ on the Lokos,” he confesses he had to Google exactly what that is, after one of his co-writers introduced him to his teen drink of choice growing up in the Atlanta, Georgia area. While Keith may […]

Nashville Notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Vince Gill, Ricky Skaggs and Patty Loveless sang “Go Rest High on That Mountain” Tuesday evening at Ralph Stanley’s funeral in McClure, Virginia. Dierks Bentley and Elle King did their duet “Different for Girls” Monday night on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. […]

Florida Georgia Line Takes Audiences to Church with "H.O.L.Y."

BMLGNot only is the lead single from Florida Georgia Line’s Dig Your Roots album already a top-five hit, Brian Kelley says it’s also been a game-changer for the duo on the road. "'H.O.L.Y' is spiritual on tour. I don't know if we've had a song that's connected us to our fans that quick. It's amazing […]

This Bud's for You: Chris Stapleton Shares Up to $1 Million in Military Scholarships

ABC/Image Group LAThis Fourth of July, Chris Stapleton not only will play for members of the armed forces and their families at the most-populated military post in the country, he’ll also help send some of them to school. The Traveller sensation is teaming up with Budweiser to give up to a million d […]

Chase Rice Returns with Everyman Anthem "Everybody We Know Does"

Columbia NashvilleOn the heels of his top-five hits “Ready Set Roll” and “Gonna Wanna Tonight,” Chase Rice is back with new music from his forthcoming album -- the everyman anthem “Everybody We Know Does.” “These last few years have been a whirlwind,” the North Carolina native reflects. “I’ve lived […]