Country Music News

Dierks Bentley Brings Black Friday to Nashville

Capitol NashvilleYou usually have to wait until the day after Thanksgiving for Black Friday, but this weekend in Nashville, Dierks Bentley staged his own version of the busy shopping day. The “Somewhere on a Beach” hitmaker opened a special pop-up shop to celebrate the release of his eighth studio a […]

"Music to Live Your Life By": Frankie Ballard Puts Everything He's Got into "El Rio"

Warner NashvilleFrankie Ballard will hand out the very first, personally autographed copies of El Rio Thursday, June 9 at his official album release party. The CMA Music Festival-week event will kick off at 11 p.m. that night at Nashville event space aVenue, on the eve of the project’s release in st […]

This One's for the Girls: Dierks Bentley Leans on the Ladies on "Black"

Capitol NashvilleEven though Dierks Bentley’s new album takes its title, Black, from his wife Cassidy’s maiden name, the “Somewhere on a Beach” singer ended up with no less than five other women on the record. He recalls it all started quite accidentally with a mysterious voice on a demo. “You know, […]

Country Star Trivia

Comstock/Thinkstock This weekend, Dolly Parton celebrates the 50th anniversary of her wedding to Carl Dean in 1966. The following year, she scored her first top-25 hit on the Billboard Country Singles chart, with a song that referenced both her hair color and her intelligence. Can you name it? ANSWE […]

Nashville Notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Blake Shelton performed "Savior's Shadow" from his new album If I'm Honest Thursday night on NBC's Red Nose Day Special. Dustin Lynch, who's enjoying his current #1 "Mind Reader," kicks off Fox & Friends' Summer Concert Series Friday morning, starting at 7 a.m. ET […]

No Easy Way Out: The Carrie Underwood Workout Plan

Arista NashvilleIf you’d like to look like Carrie Underwood -- well, get ready to do some work! The “Church Bells” singer admits she works out for 90 minutes a day as many as six times a week in her gym she takes on the road, while maintaining her strict vegan diet. And even when she’s out for a run […]

Blake Shelton Sings "Savior's Shadow" on "Red Nose Day" Event

Trae Patton/NBC"Red Nose Day," a two-hour live event designed to raise money for charity organizations that focus on helping children and young people in the U.S. and around the world lift themselves out of poverty, aired Thursday night on NBC.The star-studded event included a performance from Blake […]

Half a Century After a Secret Wedding, Dolly Parton Finally Gets to Walk Down the Aisle

CTK Mgmt/Dolly Records/Webster PROn May 30, Dolly Parton will celebrate fifty years of marriage to one of the most elusive husbands in all of show business. The entertainment icon has often told the story of how Carl Dean vowed to stay out of the spotlight after attending one music business event wi […]