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Story Behind the Song: Miranda Lambert, ‘Holy Water’
"I had to order pizza and sober 'em enough to play their guitars ..."
Garth Brooks Reflects on His Record-Setting Entertainer of the Year CMA Awards Win
Garth Brooks drew attention to deserving artists (though not his fellow nominee, Carrie Underwood) as he reflected on his newly-awarded CMA trophy.
Dolly Parton Notches First Ever No. 1 on Billboard’s Dance/Electronic Chart With ‘Faith’
Dolly Parton has her first-ever chart-topping hit on the Billboard Dance/ Electronic chart with 'Faith,' her collaboration with Galantis and Mr. Probz.
2019 CMA Awards: Who’s Got the Most Nominations?
These artists cleaned up!
Keith Urban Saves Christmas in New Holiday Song, ‘I’ll Be Your Santa’ [LISTEN]
Keith Urban proves that Christmas can still be Christmas -- even without snow or presents -- in this new holiday tune.
Why Isn’t Kris Kristofferson Attending the 2019 CMA Awards?
It's actually a pretty simple reason!
Dolly Parton Shares the Sound of Her ‘Heartstrings’ in New Netflix Series Trailer [WATCH]
"Songs that I've written, they're stories of my life: Every triumph, every struggle, every smile, every sorrow..."
Story Behind the Song: Thomas Rhett, ‘Remember You Young’
"Whenever I look at my wife, I kind of always see her at 16. When I look at my kids, I always see them at four and two ..."
Everything We Know About Luke Combs’ Sophomore Album, ‘What You See Is What You Get’
The country superstar is set to release his highly anticipated sophomore project, 'What You See Is What You Get', in November.
Clint Black’s New Live Album is a ‘Snapshot’ of ‘Killin’ Time,’ 30 Years Later
"I thought, 'This is a moment in time for me to release live music.' The fact that it's 30 years later and I can still play these songs and do 'em justice..."