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Madonna is the Highest Paid Musician for 2013

Lady Gaga fans have just one more reason to feel a little scorn toward the Mother Monster's arch nemesis Madonna. The MDNA singer has passed Gaga in a big way and topped the list of Forbes' 25 highest paid musicians by a long shot.

Sugarland's Kristian Bush Will Also Do A Solo Tour

So Jennifer Nettles thinks she can handle touring solo, without the help of fellow Sugarland member Kristian Bush, eh? Well two can play that game Jennifer! Bush, albeit not phrasing it anything like the way we just framed the story, announced that ...

George Strait Announces All Star Lineup of Final Concert

George Strait may have just won Entertainer of The Year at the Country Music Association Awards, but that hasn't swayed his decision to call it a day at the end of his 2014 tour. The June 7, 2014 date at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, TX had been ...

Eric Church Releases Dates for European Tour

Country music hasn't quite warmed up to Europe yet, but the genre certainly has fans on the continent, and groups such as Lady Antebellum are starting to reach out by planning European tours. Eric Church became the most recent country star to plan a ...

Big Kenny To Launch Electro Shine Musical Circus

Big Kenny (one half of the Big & Rich duo) has plans to bring a new musical experience called Electro Shine to next years' top festivals. According to Billboard, Electro Shine is a fusion of EDM beats and traditional instruments — a trend that is ...

Brad Paisley Announces 'Beat The Summer' Tour

The "Beat This Winter" tour, named in reference to the country star's 2013 single "Beat This Summer," will include 13 dates in the United States. Paisley last released an album in April, with Wheelhouse, but his Summer and Fall tour dates must've ...

Sugarland's Jennifer Nettles Decides To Go Out On Her Own Next Year

Sugarland's Jennifer Nettles will be debuting her first solo project this coming January with her own album, That Girl. Nettles wrote much of her own material but also worked with songwriters such as Sara Bareilles, Butch Walker and Richard Marx. The ...

Taylor Swift Covers Eminem's 'Lose Yourself' [LISTEN]

Taylor Swift is down with the 8 Mile. Or, so it seems. In a recent visit to the Pittsburgh radio station Froggy this week, the "Everything Has Changed" singer did a country-twinged rap cover of Eminem's classic 2002 track "Lose Yourself," and it's ...

Victoria's Secret Nabs Taylor Swift and Fall Out Boy for Annual Fashion Show

Breaking news for the estimated .008 percent of people who watch the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show with genuine interest in the musical performers: Taylor Swift will be headlining the show among a slew of other musical guests. Fall Out Boy, Neon ...

CMA Awards See Huge Jump in Viewership and Twitter Activity

It looks like last week's Country Music Association Awards saw a jump in viewership on several levels, versus the 2012 edition.

Garth Brooks' 'Blame It On My Roots' Features 40 Covers Across Genres

Garth Brooks has a busy 2014 planned, or at least country fans hope he does. A number of mysterious messages on the country star's website, including the recent post "????," have sent fanatics into a wave of hypothesis and project about an upcoming ...

Blake Shelton, Brad Paisley, Many More to Perform at George Jones Tribute

Country music legend George Jones was to have a pretty exciting 2013. He was announced as one of the new inductees to the Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville, and he would be more-or-less retiring with a farewell concert during November. ...

Kacey Musgraves Censored During CMA Performance?

We're not sure what a good winning percentage for award shows is, because we've never been nominated for anything. Kacey Musgraves was nominated for a heck of a lot of awards at the CMA's this week, but only took home one trophy from her six ...

Hunter Hayes, Dean Dillon and Rodney Clawson Winners at BMI Country Awards

The big news in the country music world this week has been the CMAs, but that wasn't the only big awards ceremony going down in Nashville this week. The Broadcast Music, Inc. Country Awards -which may not be as popular as the CMAs but are certainly ...

CMA Awards 2013 Recap

The 47th annual Country Music Association Awards took place tonight (Nov. 6) in Nashville. Celebrating the best of this year in country music and hosted by two of the genre's biggest stars (Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley), the CMA Awards were less ...

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