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Toby Keith And Alabama Join Merle Haggard Tribute Line-up

The legendary country rocker died on his 79th birthday last April (16), and in February (17), his son Ben announced plans for an all-star gig to mark the first anniversary of Merle's death....

Miranda Lambert Leads Merle Haggard Tribute Show

The veteran country rocker died on his 79th birthday last April (16), and now his son Ben has announced plans for a special send off to honour Merle's memory on the first anniversary...

Dolly Parton Releases First Payouts To Tennessee Wildfire Victims

The country legend set up the Dollywood Foundation My People Fund in the wake of Sevier County, Tennessee, the area in which she grew up, being devastated last month (Nov16) by fires which...

Country Music Songwriter Andrew Dorff Dead At 39

The passing of Andrew, the son of composer Steve Dorff and the brother of the actor Stephen Dorff was announced in a post on the Facebook page of the Nashville Songwriters Association International...

Dolly Parton's Smoky Mountains Rise Telethon Raises Nearly $9 Million

The country music icon launched the My People Fund at the beginning of December (16) to raise much-needed funds for whole communities left homeless by the wildfires that hit areas of Tennessee in November. Dolly...

Kenny Chesney Reaches Out To Fans To Help Victims Of Tennessee Fires

Huge areas of east Tennessee, where Chesney grew up, were ravaged by the blaze, which prompted mass evacuations and the brief closure of Parton's Dollywood theme park in Pigeon Forge. Dolly launched...

Dolly Parton To Front Back-to-back Nashville-area Telethons For Wildfire Victims

As well as organising one charity bash to air live on 13 December (16) - to benefit those left homeless by fires near the site of her Dollywood theme park in Pigeon Forge...

Shania Twain To Headline 2017 Stagecoach Festival

The duo will be joined by Dierks Bentley as the third bill-topper at the annual country music event in Indio. Also hopping aboard Stagecoach in the spring (28-30Apr17) will be Jerry Lee...

Kenny Chesney Joins Elite Country Club With New Album Success

Cosmic Hallelujah has debuted at the top of Billboard's Top Country Albums countdown two days after rapper Jeezy narrowly beat the singer to the top of the mainstream chart by just hundreds of...

Jeezy Beats Kenny Chesney To The Top In U.s. Album Chart

His Trap or Die 3 sold 89,000 total copies in its first week of release to edge out the country star's Cosmic Hallelujah, which debuts at two, ahead of Meek Mill's DC4, which...

Kenny Chesney: 'I Love Beyonce'

The Drunk in Love singer stunned the crowd as she took to the stage at the Nashville, Tennessee prizegiving alongside the country music trio to perform Daddy Lessons from her album Lemonade....

Garth Brooks Named Entertainer Of The Year

Garth Brooks was named Entertainer of the Year at the Country Music Association (CMA) Awards on Wednesday (02.11.16).The 54-year-old singer beat off competition from Carrie Underwood, Chris Stapleton, Keith Urban and 2015 title holder Luke...

Kenny Chesney Honoured With Top Prize At Bmi Country Awards

The There Goes My Life singer received the BMI President's Award, which is handed out annually to country songwriters executives of the performing rights organisation BMI believe have had a profound influence on...

Kenny Chesney To Receive Pinnacle Award At Cmas

Kenny Chesney is set to receive the Pinnacle Award at the Country Music Association (CMA) Awards. The 48-year-old country superstar will be honoured with the award during the award at the glitzy ceremony on Wednesday...

Randy Travis Planning Big Live Comeback At Cma Awards

The 57-year-old was robbed of his voice following the health scare, but he stunned the audience at the Country Music Hall of Fame induction ceremony earlier this month (Oct16), when he sang a...

Kenny Chesney Won't Tour In 2017

Kenny Chesney will ''pull back'' from touring in 2017.The 48-year-old country music star has had a hectic touring schedule for the last two years, and has said he wants next year to be less ''intense''.Speaking...

Kenny Chesney Taking Touring Break In 2017

The There Goes My Life hitmaker is a prolific performer and in August (16), he wrapped up his latest trek, the Spread the Love Tour, the follow up to 2015's The Big Revival...

Renee Zellweger Saddened By Ex-husband's Gay Rumours After Marriage Break-up

The Bridget Jones's Diary star was married to the country singer for just four months when they annulled their union in September 2005, with Zellweger citing "fraud" as the reason for their split, fuelling speculation...

Kenny Chesney Shares A Tender Moment With A Fan At Boston Gig

The singer, who normally hides his head under a cowboy hat or baseball cap, was performing a mash-up of the Steve Miller Band's The Joker and Bob Marley's reggae anthem Three Little Birds,...

Miranda Lambert Says 'Yes' To Fan Proposal

Miranda Lambert has got ''engaged'' - to a six-year-old fan.The 32-year-old singer - who divorced Blake Shelton last year after four years of marriage - was thrilled to receive a proposal from a young supporter...

Kenny Chesney Surprises Guests With Kid Rock Duet

The singer stopped at Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan for his Spread the Love Tour on Saturday and couldn't resist bringing the rocker, who hails from the city, onstage for a medley....

Jo Dee Messina Pens Original Song For Country Music Workout Plan

Fitness trainer Autumn, most well known for creating the 21 Day Fix plan, has merged her love of both country music and building up a sweat to create Country Heat - a low-impact, high-energy workout.While...

Garth Brooks Tops Country Music Earners List

Brooks is number one on Forbes' annual Celebrity 100 list, coming in at 15th overall with a $70 million (£53 million) haul from the last year. The singer/songwriter falls from 2015's placement...

Kenny Chesney Delays Album Release For Pink Duet

Kenny had planned to unveil Some Town Somewhere on Friday (08Jul16), but fans will have to wait a little longer to hear his new material as he is currently working with Pink on...

Arrests And Hospitalisations At Kenny Chesney Concert In Pittsburgh

Seven people were arrested and dozens were hospitalised during a series of low-level public disturbances at a Kenny Chesney concert in Pittsburgh over the weekend, it has been reported.The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported that a total...

Kenny Chesney Apologises To Police Officer He Announced Was Dead

The singer announced Christopher Dorman had been killed following a shooting incident on Friday night (24Jun16), only to learn the cop was alive and well, despite being shot seven times. Chesney learned...

Jake Owen Injured In Motorcycle Accident

The American Country Love Song singer crashed his bike while travelling to a tour stop in Herrin, Illinois. Shortly after the accident, he took to Twitter to share the news with fans,...

Taylor Swift Is Billboard's Top Money-maker Of 2015

The Shake It Off star has earned $73.5 million (GBP50.8 million) from album sales, streaming and publishing revenue and her 1989 world tour - almost double the fortune amassed by country star Kenny...

Kenny Chesney & Miranda Lambert Announce Stadium Dates For 2016

Sam Hunt and Old Dominion will join the country superstars on the Spread the Love tour, which will begin in April (16). Announcing the news on social media on Tuesday (27Oct15), Chesney...

Victor Ortiz Pleads Not Guilty To Assault Charges

The Expendables star was initially arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon after clashing with the fellow gig-goer at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California. The Los Angeles County District...

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