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Luke Bryan Sells Out Madison Square Garden in Five Minutes, Adds Second Show
Five minutes. That's all the time it took for Luke Bryan to sell out his Jan. 25 show at the World's Most Famous Arena aka Madison Square Garden in NYC. But wait. There's even more good news for Big Apple country music fans and big city Luke Bryan fanatics.
George Strait Wins Entertainer of the Year at 2013 CMA Awards
George Strait, the King of Country, reigned supreme at the 2013 CMA Awards, nabbing the coveted Entertainer of the Year trophy. The legend, who is retiring from active touring next year, was truly surprised by the win, but we weren't. It's doubtful that any of the country superstars at the…
Jennifer Nettles, Darius Rucker and Rascal Flatts Pay Tribute to Kenny Rogers at 2013 CMAs
Jennifer Nettles introduced the Kenny Rogers tribute at the 2013 CMA Awards (Nov. 6). Rogers was honored with the Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award, but before he received his trophy, he enjoyed modern acts performing a medley of his songs before joining him in song.
Blake Shelton Picks Up Fourth Male Vocalist of the Year Award at 2013 CMAs
The third time is usually the charm in life and superstition, but not for Blake Shelton -- unless, of course, we're speaking solely about his wins as a coach on 'The Voice.' For Shelton and his personal career, four is the magic number, as the singer picked up the Male …
Censors Mute Kacey Musgraves During 2013 CMAs Performance of ‘Follow Your Arrow’
Looking extra pretty in a ruffly, lemon yellow party dress that showed off her killer legs, Kacey Musgraves -- nominated for six 2013 CMA Awards -- took the stage to perform her thoughtful track 'Follow Your Arrow' during the Nov. 6 broadcast. Unfortunately, she also dealt with t…
Lauren Alaina Reveals New Song ‘Same Day, Different Bottle’ Is About Dad’s Alcoholism
Lauren Alaina debuted a new song at the CMT Next Women of Country event in Nashville this week -- but not just any song. The teen reveals that the intimate and emotionally resonant track 'Same Day, Different Bottle' is about her father, J.J. Suddeth, who recently completed a stint in …
Kacey Musgraves’ Date to the 2013 CMA Awards? Her Grandma!
Kacey Musgraves is one of the loveliest -- and spunkiest -- ladies in country music. So, who will have the enviable job of being on her arm as her escort to the 2013 CMA Awards?
Jason Aldean Reveals There Were Problems in His Marriage Before Cheating Scandal
In a pre-CMAs special with Robin Roberts, Jason Aldean opened up about the end of his marriage to high school sweetheart Jessica Ussery.
Jake Owen Uses Twitter to Connect With Fans, Not Push an Agenda
The 2013 CMAs are right around the corner, and Jake Owen is psyched about the event, but even more about connecting with his devoted fanbase.
The Band Perry Offer a Peek at Road Life in ‘Don’t Let Me Be Lonely’ Video
The Band Perry's 'Don't Let Me Be Lonely' video explores life as a touring band. The clip show us how things play out while on the road, splicing footage of the sibling trio performing with scenes of them alternately combating boredom and enjoying the scenery that this sometimes …
Jake Owen’s Dad Is Officially Cancer-Free!
Great news for Jake Owen. His father, Steve, has been dealing with cancer and accompanying treatments for the better part of 2013, but he is now cancer-free!
Taylor Swift Makes Surprise Appearance at Ed Sheeran’s NYC Show
The American leg of the hugely successful Red Tour is over. But that didn't stop tourmates Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran from reuniting for a quick reprise of sorts, to the delight of their fans.