Country Music News

Call Her a Glamazon: Kelsea Ballerini Plays Dress-Up for Macy's

BusinessWireThis summer, Kelsea Ballerini joins other major stars like American Idol alum Adam Lambert as one of the faces of Macy’s American Icons campaign. In Kelsea’s ad, she sports fashion-forward looks from Rachel Roy, Maison Jules and Ray-Ban. The “Dibs” songstress admits playing dress-up is r […]

Country Star Trivia

Comstock/Thinkstock Chris Young and Cassadee Pope's "Think of You" is the latest duet to go #1 on the country charts. Can you name the two male/female collaborations that reached the top spot in 2015? ANSWER: Blake Shelton and Ashley Monroe's "Lonely Tonight" & Kenny Chesney and Grace Potter's "Wild […]

Cole Swindell Says "Buyer Beware"-- It's Not 12 Songs Just Like "You Should Be Here"

Warner Music NashvilleEven though Cole Swindell’s sophomore effort takes its title from the multi-week number one he wrote about the loss of his dad, the die-hard Georgia Southern fan warns you shouldn’t expect an album’s worth of songs like “You Should Be Here.” “I want everybody to know it's not 1 […]

"Nashville" Recap: "The Trouble with the Truth"

ABCOn Wednesday night’s Nashville, things got ugly as Rayna Jaymes headed to court to fight her daughter Maddie’s petition to become an emancipated minor. When extensive details of Deacon Claybourne’s violent, alcoholic past came to light, it was clear he’d been betrayed by his AA sponsor and busine […]

Nashville Notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Nominations for this year's CMT Music Awards will be announced on Monday, May 9. The show will air live June 8 at 8 p.m. ET on CMT. Country Music Hall of Famers Alabama will receive their star on the Music City Walk of Fame during a ceremony in Nashville's Walk of […]

Brad Paisley Teases the Mystery Woman in His Life

ABC/Image Group LAIt looks like Brad Paisley has a little something up his sleeve. Ads in country music trade publications tout new music from the West Virginia native, due a week from Friday, on May 13 at 6 a.m. ET. The plot thickens when you consider the ad also includes the silhouette of what app […]

Nashville Notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockWatch for Kelsea Ballerini as she plays herself on Wednesday night's episode of Nashville, performing her latest hit, "Peter Pan." The drama airs at 10 p.m. ET on ABC.  Gary Allan is currently recovering from having surgery on his arm last week, but he's already lo […]

Carrie Underwood Is Country's Most Powerful Mother

ABC/Image Group LAWhat do Carrie Underwood, Ivanka Trump and Chelsea Clinton all have in common? Since Carrie lacks a parent in the presidential race, the answer lies a little closer to home. All three make this year’s list of the 50 Most Powerful Moms, from Working Mother magazine. Chosen based on […]