Countrymusic

  • Country Singer unexpectedly passes away at 46

    Country singer Daryle Singletary died unexpectedly Monday morning at his home in Lebanon,Tenn., according to publicist Don Murry Grubbs. He was 46 years old. The cause of death is unknown. He was best known for hits Too Much Fun and I Let Her Lie, from his self-titled 1995 debut album, as well as The Note and Amen...
  • Keith Urban, songwriter Bob DiPiero among top winners at BMI Country Awards

    Keith Urban and famed songwriter Bob DiPiero were among the top honorees at the 2017 BMI Country Awards on Tuesday night, which were held in the performing rights organization’s Music Row building. BMI executives presented Urban with the BMI Champion Award for his work supporting up and coming songwriters...
  • Carlos Santana Sells Out Hard Rock Live Despite Tornado Warning

    It was a rainy night that consisted of a tornado warning, but that didn’t stop concert attendees from selling out Carlos Santana’s ahTransmogrify Tour show at Hard Rock Live at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino – Hollywood on Saturday, October 28. Santana was the epitome of cool donned...
  • 5 Reasons Miranda Lambert Deserves to Win 2017 CMA Female Vocalist of the Year

    Miranda Lambert is nominated once again for Female Vocalist of the Year at the 2017 CMA Awards , and she definitely deserves to win. Lambert is certainly not new to the category; she set a new record in 2015, when she won Female Vocalist of the Year for the...
  • Blake Shelton coming to Scottrade Center for ‘Country Music Freaks’ tour

    Country superstar Blake Shelton is at Scottrade Center with a show on Feb. 24 as part of his “Country Music Freaks” tour; show time is at 7 p.m. Brett Eldredge, Carly Pearce and special guest Trace Adkins are also on the bill. Tickets are $52-$92 at ticketmaster.com, 800-745-3000 and...
  • Review: Star-studded lineup celebrates Kris Kristofferson

    Various artists, “The Life & Songs of Kris Kristofferson” (Blackbird) A star-studded lineup – including Willie Nelson, Emmylou Harris, Rodney Crowell and Lady Antebellum – performs a live tribute to one of country music’s transformative singer-songwriters. Though he’s scored hits on his own, Kristofferson’s greatest achievements have been as...
  • Country stars honor shooting victims at CMT Artists show

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Singer Jason Aldean and other stars honored victims of a mass shooting at a country music festival in Las Vegas instead of accepting awards at the CMT Artists of the Year show Wednesday night. The format of the show pivoted to focus on victims of...
  • Former President Jimmy Carter joins Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood on stage

    ATLANTA – Garth Brooks had the honor of performing the first concert at Mercedes-Benz Stadium along with his wife, Georgia-native Trisha Yearwood. Many folks took to social media Thursday night to share their thoughts on the shows. Some voiced concerns over the acoustics in the new stadium early in...
  • Has @selenagomez gone country ?!?

    Selena Gomez may have gone country without telling us, and fans want answers. According to Nash Country Daily, in April, country music star Thomas Rhett mentioned Selena Gomez as one of the collaborators on his upcoming album. That’s not small news. While we know Gomez’s BFF Taylor Swift has strong country music roots...