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Jan Howard, Grand Ole Opry Star, Dies

Sunday, March 29, 2020 -- 8:58 am EDT

Grand Ole Opry member Jan Howard died peacefully on Saturday (March 28) in Gallatin, Tennessee, at the age of 91. She had been a member of the Opry for 49 years, inducted on March 27, 1971. Jan’s music career launched in 1960 with her first major country hit “The One You Slip Around With.” That... Read more »

 

Miranda Lambert Explains Her Social Media Social Distance

Saturday, March 28, 2020 -- 12:07 pm EDT

Until Friday night (March 27), Miranda Lambert has been kind of quiet on social media. She came out of that hiatus briefly to throw Taylor Swift some love for including her “Greyhound Bound for Nowhere” on her Spotify playlist. Then came this. “I haven’t really known what to say on social media during all this.... Read more »

 

Joe Diffie Confirms He’s Tested Positive for Coronavirus

Friday, March 27, 2020 -- 4:20 pm EDT

Joe Diffie has confirmed that he has tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19) and has released the following statement: “I am under the care of medical professionals and currently receiving treatment. My family and I are asking for privacy at this time. We want to remind the public and all my fans to be vigilant, cautious... Read more »

 

WATCH: Ingrid Andress Introduces “The Stranger”

Friday, March 27, 2020 -- 1:02 pm EDT

Ingrid Andress shares her new video, "The Stranger," and releases a new album, Lady Like.

 

WATCH: Luke Combs, Brandy Clark and More Go Live to Save Lives on Twitch

Friday, March 27, 2020 -- 11:59 am EDT

If you ever wondered what it would take to get Luke Combs, Brandy Clark, Cole Swindell, Ashley McBryde, Ingrid Andress, and Scotty McCreery to play part of a 12-hour show, you’re about to find out. And you’re going to want to set your alarm for Saturday (March 28) at 11:00 a.m. CT. Twitch Stream Aid... Read more »

 

Kip Moore Releases Reflective Single From Next Record

Friday, March 27, 2020 -- 10:35 am EDT

Listen to the title track of Kip Moore's upcoming album, Wild World, to be released on May 29.

 

Taylor Swift Is Still Hooked on Faith Hill, Dixie Chicks, Shania Twain and LeAnn Rimes

Friday, March 27, 2020 -- 10:09 am EDT

Taylor Swift may have left country music, but the country music has not left her. In a new Spotify playlist for Women’s History Month — with Swift was a guest curator — she chose 51 songs from the women who influenced her and her music from day one. Even as far back at 2007, Swift... Read more »

 

Brantley Gilbert Rounds Up the Redneck Circus in “Fire’t Up” Video

Thursday, March 26, 2020 -- 12:17 pm EDT

Brantley Gilbert knew he needed to up the game for his brand new “Fire’t Up” video. Without a doubt, he did exactly that — rounding up what he calls a “redneck circus” to capture the striking imagery of the song, not to mention the undeniable energy. Take a look at Brantley Gilbert’s “Fire’t Up” (from... Read more »

 

ACM Presents: Our Country Reveals Performers

Thursday, March 26, 2020 -- 10:15 am EDT

Country artists confirmed for ACM Presents: Our Country on CBS.

 

Top Moments From CMT Crossroads: Halsey & Kelsea Ballerini

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 -- 11:12 pm EDT

See the top moments from CMT Crossroads: Halsey & Kelsea Ballerini.