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Morgan Wallen masks up to tease his upcoming 'Saturday Night Live' spot

Morgan Wallen’s finally making it to the stage of Saturday Night Live this weekend, and the singer has shared a pandemic-themed clip ahead of his appearance on the show. One day before his performance, the singer shared a teaser clip of himself standing alongside this week’s host, Jason Bateman, as…... Read More

Dolly Parton finds some extra magic with “I Still Believe,” a just-released bonus track on her holiday album

As we near the end of 2020, Dolly Parton is sticking a little bit of extra Christmas magic in fans’ stockings. Her newest release is the hopeful “I Still Believe,” a new bonus track on her holiday album, A Holly Dolly Christmas. The song expresses optimism and hope for better…... Read More

'Life Rolls On' in 2021 with Florida Georgia Line’s just-announced fifth studio album

After teasing something big on social media yesterday, Florida Georgia Line has delivered on their promise of an exciting announcement. The superstar country duo told fans Friday morning that they’re fifth studio album, Life Rolls On, will be out next year. “This year has been a wild ride, and if…... Read More

Country star trivia

On this day in 2012, a now-superstar country duo dropped their full-length studio debut, Here’s to the Good Times. The track list included a song that would go on to become the best-selling country digital single of all time. Can you name this twosome? ANSWER: Florida Georgia Line.  By Carena…... Read More

Old Dominion unveils 'Band Behind the Curtain', a three-pack EP of hits they wrote for other artists

Many fans know Old Dominion as the hitmaking country group with songs like “Some People Do,” “One Man Band” and “Hotel Key” under their belts. But in addition to being prolific recording artists, they’re also successful songwriters who’ve penned hits for many fellow country stars. That’s the side of themselves…... Read More

Is “Hard Candy Christmas” a holiday song? Not really, says Dolly Parton

Back in 1982, Dolly Parton released “Hard Candy Christmas” as part of the soundtrack to The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas.   And while the top 10 single is often thought of as one of the genre’s classic Christmas songs, Dolly says that strictly speaking, it’s not a holiday tune at…... Read More

Nashville notes

Granger Smith and his wife, Amber, are making a stop on NBC’s Today show this morning to talk about the singer’s new album, Country Things. You can catch him at 10 a.m. local time.  Country Music Hall of Famer Whisperin’ Bill Anderson has shared a light-hearted music video for his…... Read More

Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani reportedly plan to marry in early 2021, in a chapel Blake built himself

Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani found the sweeter side of a tough year back in October, when they finally got engaged after about five years of dating. Now, the big question on fans’ minds is when the superstars’ nuptials will take place, and what the details will be. Per Us…... Read More

Every year for her birthday, Dolly Parton writes a song: “It’s my gift to myself”

As one of the undisputed living legends of songwriting, Dolly Parton has dozens of hits and even more songs to her name. But she’s not done yet. The superstar tells Billboard that when she turns 75 next month, she’ll mark her birthday the way she always does: By writing a song.…... Read More

The Grand Ole Opry’s Circle Network kicks off a month of Christmas programming with Carrie Underwood

This week, the Grand Ole Opry’s Circle Network announced a stacked lineup of holiday programming throughout the month of December. To kick things off, the network’s Circle Sessions enlisted Carrie Underwood to discuss some of the highlights from My Gift, her first-ever holiday album, which came out this year. The…... Read More

Reba McEntire, Miranda Lambert and more stars help St. Jude launch We Won’t Stop campaign

In a year that presents unique challenges for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital’s fight against childhood cancer, country stars are coming together for the new We Won’t Stop movement. Reba McEntire, Miranda Lambert, Darius Rucker, Kelsea Ballerini, Florida Georgia Line and many more are among the stars who’ve signed up…... Read More