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Country Star Trivia

Comstock/ThinkstockWhat is the name of Jake Owen's twin brother? ANSWER: Jarrod. Copyright © 2015, ABC Radio. All rights reserved. […]

Country Music Hall of Fame Announces Star-Studded CMA Music Festival Lineup

Dove Wedding Photography/CMHOFThe Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville will present an impressive list of stars performing and signing autographs during the 2015 CMA Music Festival.  The festivities kick off Wednesday, June 10 with appearances from Chase Bryant and Old Dominion. Kelsea Ballerini, […]

Garth Brooks Tour Heading to New Orleans

Nancy Seltzer & Assoc.Garth Brooks will bring his Man Against Machine world tour to New Orleans, LA, for two shows in July.  The stop marks Garth's first stop in Louisiana in 18 years. The shows will be Friday and Saturday, July 10 and 11, 7:00 p.m. at the Smoothie King Center.  Garth's wife Trisha […]

Nashville Notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockBrett Eldredge will perform his new single, "Lose My Mind," on NBC's Late Night with Seth Meyers Monday, June 1. Mickey Guyton's self-titled debut EP is now on sale at all digital outlets featuring her debut single, "Better Than You Left Me." Zac Brown Band's new v […]

Canaan Smith Is Just as Romantic as He Seems Singing the Hit Song, "Love You Like That"

Mercury NashvilleCanaan Smith is closing in on the top 10 with his debut hit "Love You Like That," and it turns out Canaan is just as romantic with his wife, Christy, as the song would lead you to believe. He says, "I have no problem buying her flowers and stuff like that, but I’d rather show her I […]

Jake Owen Captures Vibrant, Live Sound on New Single, "Real Life"

RCA NashvilleJake Owen captured a vibrant sound on his new single, "Real Life," that makes it feel like the listener is dropping in on a jam session with Jake and his band. What you hear on the track is exactly what Jake sang in the studio when they recorded it. "We just left it as is," Jake tells A […]

Shania Twain Says "Maybe" She'll Debut New Songs During Upcoming Tour

Mark Abrahams/SandboxShania Twain hasn't released an album since 2002, but she says during her upcoming Rock This Country tour -- which she says is her final one -- there's a possibility that she'll debut some new songs. "It's to be determined," she tells Entertainment Weekly.  "Maybe it will work o […]

Billy Currington Feeling Grateful for 10th #1 Hit of His Career, "Don't It"

Mercury NashvilleBilly Currington has scored his 10th #1 hit with his latest single, "Don't It." Billy says of the milestone, "I'm so appreciative of the support from the fans to everyone it has taken to accomplish this. I wake up every day grateful I still get to chase this dream and can't wait to […]

Eric Church Performing at Marty Stuart's Annual Late Night Jam June 10

Mike Coppola/Getty Images for EB Media PREric Church will make his second appearance at Marty Stuart's 14th Annual Late Night Jam coming up Wednesday, June 10 at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium. The show takes place the night before the CMA Music Festival officially kicks off June 11. Eric tells Rollin […]

Rodney Atkins Announces Lineup for 5th Annual Music City Gives Back Concert on June 9

EB Media PRRodney Atkins has assembled an all-star lineup for his 5th Annual Music City Gives Back concert coming up Tuesday, June 9 on Nashville's Lower Broadway. Kip Moore, Tyler Farr, Lee Brice and Maddie & Tae will join Rodney for the show to raise money for the W.O. Smith Music School in Nashvi […]