Chase Rice tried to make the most out of the abundance of free time he found himself with during the COVID-19 pandemic. As he filled his time with writing, the singer says he went down a path of self-reflection and evaluation that, in turn, delivered him to a more vulnerable place then he’s used to. These
Garth Brooks is among a new group of celebrity presenters announced for the 2021 CMT Artists of the Year ceremony on Wednesday (Oct. 13). The singer will reflect on Randy Travis‘ career as he presents him with the Artist of a Lifetime award. Eric Church, Lady A, Morgan Evans, Connie Britton, Michael W. Smith, Misty Copeland
Chris Stapleton joins forces with iconic guitarist Carlos Santana for a groovy new track, “Joy.” Written and recorded as a part of Santana’s upcoming album, Blessings and Miracles, out Friday (Oct. 15), “Joy” finds the pair trying to free themselves from the heaviness of the modern world. “Rattling the chains untangled / I see me from a different angle / Now I
Kacey Musgraves cleaned up at the 2019 Grammy Awards with her 2018 Golden Hour album, winning not only three genre-specific trophies but also the coveted, all-genre Album of the Year award. But as she heads toward the 2022 Grammy Awards, it’s already clear that things will be a little different. According to Billboard, during a recent meeting,
Tim McGraw and Faith Hill have sold their incredibly luxurious vacation paradise in the Bahamas, and pictures show a jaw-dropping retreat that’s hard to believe even when you’re looking right at it. The couple bought an island in the Bahamas called L’île d’Anges in 2003, according to Architectural Digest. McGraw and Hill listed the island retreat for
Since Chris Janson released his new single “Bye Mom,” fans have been sharing their own personal stories of loss with the singer — and he welcomes it. Janson co-wrote “Bye Mom” with Brandon Kinney, whose mother died in 2020. Both writing the song and filming its music video were emotional experiences for the pair, and Janson says
Kelly Clarkson‘s divorce from talent manager-turned-full-time-rancher Brandon Blackstock has grown increasingly contentious as their legal separation process continues, but Reba McEntire says she’s hoping for a happy ending for both parties. “You know, I love them both,” McEntire — who has a personal relationship with both members of the ex-couple — explains in an interview with Extra.
For most people who grew up in the rural areas of the world — or like to pretend they did — being country is a thing of pride. Plenty of big country names know what it’s like to live out in the country, and, of course, some of the most iconic songs in the genre are
Jimmie Allen came ready for Disney Night during week four of Dancing With the Stars, which was a night full of fun, nostalgic costumes and honor to the Disney classics. Allen and his partner, Emma Slater, commemorated the evening by dancing the Paso Doble to “I’ll Make a Man Out of You” on Monday night (Oct.
On the heels of releasing her three-part box set, Revived Remixed Revisited, country superstar Reba McEntire stopped by NBC’s The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Thursday (Oct. 7) to perform an ebullient medley of her hits, “Take It Back/Why Haven’t I Heard From You.” Accompanied by her personal live band, the country icon took to the
Just a few days after releasing her career-spanning new triple-disc box set — Revived Remixed Revisited — Reba McEntire has yet another piece of news to share: She’s headed out on tour. Beginning in late November 2021, McEntire will hit the road for her Reba: Live in Concert run, a newly-announced string of dates that kicks off
Hot on the heels of his viral breakout hit, “My Boy,” Elvie Shane is planning the release of his full-length studio debut, Backslider. The 15-song collection promises to be a gritty, authentic look into Shane’s personal journey and as a musician, and its tracklist also reveals a duet with Tenille Townes, called “Nothin’ Lasts Forever.” Earlier
Texas mainstay Randy Rogers Band have released a new single, “Picture Frames.” Co-written by band frontman Randy Rogers with singer-songwriter/producer Drew Kennedy, it’s a heartfelt look back on a love story, as told through the pictures hanging on the couple’s wall. The song’s first verse begins at the beginning, recounting an early date in New Orleans. “We
Mark Wystrach — the lead singer of country trio Midland — has a baby boy on the way, due in December. Mark’s wife Ty Haney used video from a recent trip to a bowling alley to make the announcement on Instagram. “Sunny manifested a baby brother like I did this STRIKEE,” Haney captions a video which shows her
Country legends and Texas icons George Strait and Willie Nelson will share the stage in their home state — the Lone Star State — for one very special evening next spring. “Strait from Moody Center” will be held April 29, 2022 in Austin, Texas, to celebrate the grand opening of Moody Center, the University of Texas’ new 15,000-seat arena.
Reba McEntire and boyfriend Rex Linn seem to be doing better than ever. In fact, they’re even talking about marriage! At the moment, it’s just fun talk, but in a recent interview, the singer and actor sounded very open to the possibility. McEntire and Linn started dating in early 2020, and in recent months have survived
Mitchell Tenpenny is making a list and checking it twice — a naughty list to be precise. Tenpenny will release an eleven-track Christmas album on Oct. 29. In addition to penning a few of his own songs for the project, the country singer opted to include a healthy helping of holiday staples like “Jingle Bell Rock,”
Alan Jackson and his daughter admitted they were both nervous prior to singing the song he wrote for her wedding for a live Nashville crowd on Friday night (Oct. 8). The audience’s response to “You’ll Always Be My Baby” showed they had nothing to worry about. Ali Jackson Bradshaw is the singer’s middle daughter. She married Sam Bradshaw
Just months after they surprised-released a covers album of country classics, the BJ Barham-fronted group American Aquarium have revealed that they’ve got new music in the works. Called Chicamacomico, the album’s tongue twister-esque title comes from the Hatteras Island, off the coast of North Carolina, and the Chicamacomico Life-Saving Station — an active U.S. Coast
Kacey Musgraves says dating after her divorce from fellow artist Ruston Kelly hasn’t been easy, but it has given her a feeling of connectedness. The “Star-Crossed” singer recently sat down with Apple Music and dished about what it’s been liken jumping back into the dating pool after nearly three years of marriage. “I feel, through this