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  • Maren Morris Partners With Wayfair for Home Decor Shop
    Maren Morris has partnered with online retailer Wayfair for a line of home decor items like the ones she recently used to renovate her own outdoor living spaces. Continue reading…
  • Don McLean Pleads Guilty to Domestic Violence
    Singer Don McLean, who is best known for the iconic hit "American Pie," has pleaded guilty to several charges related to domestic violence stemming from an incident in January. Continue reading…
  • Lindsay Ell Takes Us Backstage at Faster Horses Festival on ToC's Instagram
    Lindsay Ell brought Taste of Country into the fray at the Faster Horses Festival July 16, when she took over our Instagram account and showed us what it was like from behind her sunglasses. Continue reading…
  • Eric Paslay Visits 'Angels' in Towns Around the Country
    Eric Paslay’s latest single “Angels in This Town” is an inspirational, yet down-to-earth, anthem about those moments in life when you can’t help but think you’ve had a glimpse of something extraordinary. Sparked by the message of his own tune, the artist has been making stops during his tour to visit people who fit the […]
  • Lynyrd Skynyrd Guitarist Gary Rossington Undergoes Heart Surgery
    Lynyrd Skynyrd guitarist and original member Gary Rossington has undergone heart surgery, forcing the group to cancel several weeks of tour dates. Continue reading…
  • Country Thunder Shows Canceled Due to Weather Concerns
    Ironically, the Country Thunder Music Festival had to cancel several shows on July 21 in Wisconsin due to the threat of, well, actual thunder. Continue reading…
  • Rory Feek Announces Upcoming Book, 'This Life I Live'
    Rory Feek has been showing Joey + Rory fans another side of himself over the course of the past few years with his blog, This Life I Live. Now he is set to tell the in-depth story of his life in a full-length autobiography of the same name. Continue reading…
  • Kenny Chesney to Release Pink Collab as New Single
    Kenny Chesney has been changing around a lot of details on his upcoming album hinging on the addition of a collaboration with pop superstar Pink for the record, but now it’s all worth it. Continue reading…
  • Reba McEntire Reveals New Western-Inspired Retail Collection
    Reba McEntire is soon bringing her own unique style to a Cracker Barrel near you. She’s partnered with the brand to release a new line of clothes, jewelry, home goods, toys and more, all based on her personal taste and lifestyle, called Rockin’ R by Reba. Continue reading…
  • Hillary Scott Says She Feels 'At Peace' After Miscarriage
    Hillary Scott recently revealed that her deeply personal tune “Thy Will” was written in the wake of experiencing a miscarriage, and though she has not downplayed the pain of the circumstances, she now says she feels a peace about the situation... Continue reading…

RSS CMT Country News

  • Randy Rogers Band’s Salute to “San Antone”
    If you’re looking for the Randy Rogers Band, you might want to check Frio Street in San Antonio. Their new single “San Antone” is a salute to the landmark Texas city’s flavor and history, and the video shot by the Edde Brothers follows suit. With shots of the guys traveling the nation — wowing the... […]
  • Maren Morris: Longhorns Are Everywhere
    When Maren Morris posted a picture of her gorgeous new tattoo this week, I wasn’t surprised she’d gone with a longhorn on her skin. Because she’s from Texas, and it just looks kind of perfect on her. New ink! Thanks for your beautiful heart and talent, Amanda Wachob! — MAREN MORRIS (@MarenMorris) July 20,... […]
  • Brantley Gilbert Releases “The Weekend” In Time for Weekend
    Even though Brantley Gilbert is deep into his summer tour, and is a long way from the grind of a nine-to-five job, he’s pretty convincing as a guy who is just waiting on the weekend. In his brand new song — “The Weekend” — Gilbert sings about how the end of the work week means... […]
  • Thunderstorms Shut Down Country Thunder
    On Thursday (July 21) evening, when the skies looked ominous in Twin Lakes, Wisc., officials at the Country Thunder Music Festival postponed the show. “Hey CT! We’ve got a bit of weather coming through so we are temporarily holding the main stage performances until it clears – stay tuned,” they posted on social media, then... […]
  • The Work Week as Told by Still The King GIFs
    Every week, we go through the same cycle of emotions. Mondays are long, Wednesdays give us hope, Fridays set us free, and then after a long, relaxing weekend, we start all over again. You know who else gets the struggles of the work week grind? The Still The King cast! Check out new episodes of... […]
  • Samuel Goldwyn Films and CMT Hatch Chicken People
    Samuel Goldwyn Films has acquired North American rights from CMT for Chicken People, a film directed by Emmy-nominated Nicole Lucas Haimes and produced by Emmy Award winner Motto Pictures. Chicken People received its world premiere at the 2016 South by Southwest Film Festival in Austin, Texas, and will continue its film festival run leading up... […]
  • Crowd Braves Rain to Help Dierks Bentley Celebrate “Somewhere on a Beach”
    A steamy, hit-and-run rain was still scrubbing the Nashville sidewalks as an umbrella-shaking crowd quick-stepped into the South bar on Music Row to congratulate and dispense trophies to the five writers of Dierks Bentley’s latest No. 1, “Somewhere on a Beach.” Those writers are Dave Kuncio and Josh Mirenda of ASCAP, Jaron Boyer and Michael... […]
  • The Story Behind Eric Church’s New Old Video
    When Eric Church’s debut album, Sinners Like Me, came out 10 years ago, there were 70 people in his fan club. Now there are about 99,930 more. So it made sense to Church and his team to let more people in on the video that his manager John Peets shot all those years ago for... […]
  • Willie Nelson: “I’ve Smoked Enough and I Want to Give Back”
    Willie Nelson and Family will celebrate the launch of the country legend’s premium cannabis brand, Willie’s Reserve, with shows Saturday (July 23) in Redmond, Washington, and July 30 in Greenwood, Colorado. The line will be available in select marijuana vendors in Washington and Colorado by August, with plans to expand to future legal states as... […]
  • Craig Morgan: “God Has a Bigger Plan”
    To everyone who wrapped their arms around Craig Morgan and his family, he is so grateful for that comfort in his time of need. The loss of a child is a pain no parent should ever endure. But it’s a feeling Morgan and his wife Karen will have to live with for the rest of... […]