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Lynn Anderson, Neal McCoy, and Sara Evans

The Ladies of Country and the American Music Awards

Oct 2014 20:40PM EDT

Since 1974, the American Music Awards have been naming the Favorite Female Artist of the Year in Country Music. This year, they will crown the 42nd Favorite Female Artist - Country on November 23rd. Let's take a walk down memory lane and look back at the history of the category and the 12 women who have won the award ...READ MORE

John Schneider and Tom Wopat in 2012

John Schneider and Tom Wopat of 'Dukes of Hazzard' To Release a Christmas Album [TRACKLIST]

Oct 2014 20:09PM EDT

The pair who brought two rowdy brothers in 'The Dukes of Hazzard' to life, John Schneider and Tom Wopat, teamed up for Christmas album that will be out later this month.READ MORE

Bob Seger will join Jason Aldean on Oct. 28 for a taping of CMT Crossroads

Bob Seger And Jason Aldean To Perform On 'CMT Crossroads'

Oct 2014 19:57PM EDT

Detroit rocker Bob Seger will team up with country boy Jason Aldean for the upcoming 'CMT Crossroads' performance.READ MORE

Brantley Gilbert

Brantley Gilbert is Engaged

Oct 2014 18:05PM EDT

Brantley Gilbert dropped a bombshell that is breaking hearts all over the place on "The Bobby Bones Show" on Tuesday. The 29-year-old country singer, who was engaged to Jana Kramer from January 2013 through August of that year when they broke up, has gotten engaged again.READ MORE

Shania Twain

Shania Twain Announces First Album In Nearly 12 Years

Oct 2014 17:59PM EDT

Shania Twain has announced a new album, which will be her first since 2002's Up. The country singer opened up about how her two-year Las Vegas residency gave her the confidence to release new music in a new interview with the Las Vegas Sun.READ MORE

Florida Georgia Line

CMT Artists of the Year Special Will Honor the Top 5 Country Artists of 2014

Oct 2014 17:29PM EDT

On December 2nd at 8 p.m. (ET), CMT will honor the top country artists of 2014 during the annual 90-minute CMT Artists of the Year special. Broadcasting live from Nashville, the night will feature star-studded performances and one huge celebration!READ MORE

Sara Evans

Sara Evans Announces Christmas Album 'At Christmas'

Oct 2014 16:30PM EDT

Country singer Sara Evans has announced the release of her first Christmas album "At Christmas." According to "The Boot," the album will consist of 10 of Evans's favorite Christmas carols, including standards such as "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas" and "Winter Wonderland." Also included will be a version of "The 12 Days of Christmas" sung with Evans's daughters Sylvia, 12, and Audrey, 10.READ MORE

Eric Church

Eric Church's "Talladega" is About Life, Not Racing

Oct 2014 12:42PM EDT

Whether you're a NASCAR fan or not, chances are, if you hear the word "Talladega," you think racing (or at least the movie, 'Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby).' However, Eric Church told Billboard recently that his single by the same name has nothing to do with racing. The song, according to Church, is about life itself, and the track name just was what he used as the "avenue through which the commentary took place."READ MORE

Florida Georgia Line

Florida Georgia Line Keeps Country on Top of Billboard 200; The Game and U2 See Numbers Short of What They're Used To

Oct 2014 11:58AM EDT

This week's Billboard 200 Top 10 was chock full of new albums but the main story has to be country music's recent success. This week marks the third in a row where the genre has placed a new album atop the charts. Florida Georgia Line was this week's representative as Anything Goes sold 197,000 copies.READ MORE

Kasey Lansdale

Introducing Kasey Lansdale [WATCH]

Oct 2014 20:02PM EDT

If you haven't heard Kasey Lansdale, you're missing out. The singer/songwriter from Nacogdoches, Texas has a ton of talent that is only matched by her sass. Her video for "Sorry Ain't Enough" is a fiery and feisty look at what it SHOULD look like when a lyin', cheatin ex thinks he can just waltz back into your life that will have women of all ages cheering.READ MORE

Scotty McCreery

How Scotty McCreery Celebrated Turning 21

Oct 2014 15:09PM EDT

When Scotty McCreery turned 21 earlier this month, he didn't throw a blow-out party with large quantities of beer. Instead, he told friends, family and fans that he wanted them to make a donation to the 12.14 Foundation.READ MORE

Carlos Santana

MLB Announces World Series National Anthem Lineup: Trisha Yearwood, Carlos Santana and More

Oct 2014 11:16AM EDT

Major League Baseball is set for its biggest event of the year, the World Series, and fans will be treated to a country-tinged lineup of national anthem performers. Trisha Yearwood will kick things off in Kansas City tonight, Oct. 21, followed by "American Idol's" Phillip Phillips Oct. 22, Little Big Town Oct. 24 in San Francisco and an instrumental version by Carlos Santana Oct. 25, according to radio.com.READ MORE

Alan Jackson will hit the road in January

Alan Jackson Shares Plans for 25th Anniversary Tour [FULL SCHEDULE]

Oct 2014 16:58PM EDT

Alan Jackson is getting ready for his 25th anniversary in the music biz with a big tour that will kick off next year.READ MORE

Jason Aldean added 23 cities to the 2015 leg of his Burn It Down tour

Jason Aldean Shares 23 Cities for 2015 Burn It Down Tour [FULL SCHEDULE]

Oct 2014 14:28PM EDT

Country superstar Jason Aldean is back on top of the country charts with his sixth studio album "Old Boots, New Dirt," and he recently announced an extension to his Burn It Down tour for next year.READ MORE

Jason Aldean

Jason Aldean Chose Country Rock Over Baseball Career: 'Music Was It'

Oct 2014 11:18AM EDT

With the World Series beginning Tuesday, Oct. 21, Jason Aldean figured it was time to reminisce about his baseball past. The country singer chose singing over a career in baseball because "music was it."READ MORE

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