Brantley Gilbert’s Next Album
Brantley Gilbert’s Next Album
/ September 19, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – When the news broke about the broken engagement between Jana Kramer and Brantley Gilbert, fans everywhere were shocked. They’ve both kept quiet since, but the ‘Hell On Wheels’ singer has finally opened up somewhat, sharing that some of the answers may be revealed in his next album. Gilbert spoke with CMT and explained that the follow-up to ‘Halfway…

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Trisha Yearwood
10 Things You Didn’t Know About Trisha Yearwood
/ September 19, 2013 0 COMMENTS

Trisha Yearwood is still one of the classiest women in country music — and even though she’s taking time off to help husband Garth Brooks raise his three daughters, there’s little doubt she could make a comeback any time she likes. Food has been Yearwood’s focus these last few years, but you’ll find she has plenty more hidden…

Dierks Bentley to Perform on ‘America’s Got Talent’ Finale
Dierks Bentley to Perform on ‘America’s Got Talent’ Finale
/ September 18, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – ‘America’s Got Talent’ will wind down its latest season tonight (Sept. 18). The popular talent competition will do so with a little help from country star Dierks Bentley who will perform his brand new single ‘I Hold On.’ While most performers seek fame on the ‘AGT’ stage, Bentley is bringing a dose of already…

Jason Aldean Comes to Luke Bryan’s Defense
Jason Aldean Comes to Luke Bryan’s Defense
/ September 18, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – Jason Aldean has Luke Bryan‘s back. While the ‘That’s My Kind of Night’ singer himself hasn’t responded publicly to comments made by Zac Brown about his song, Aldean had some strong words for people “runnin’ their mouths.” Aldean took to Instagram to voice his opinion on the hot story. “I hear some other artist are…

Not Country?
Not Country?
/ September 18, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – What seemed like the next round of artist vs. artist criticisms was misconstrued and taken out of context, according to one of the parties involved. Gary Allan says his answer to Larry King’s question about whether or not Carrie Underwood and Taylor Swift are country has been spun in a way he didn’t intend. The interview took…

Kenny Chesney Grows a Beard
Kenny Chesney Grows a Beard
/ September 17, 2013 7 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – Who knew? The perennially clean-shaven Kenny Chesney is changing up his look and has grown a beard. While we’re used to the singer’s baby face, we bet his scores of female fans will love this new, rough and tumble look. If we didn’t know it’s Chesney, we wouldn’t know it’s Chesney. The reddish…

Jennifer Nettles: ‘I Will Make Fun of You on Twitter if You’re Negative’
Jennifer Nettles: ‘I Will Make Fun of You on Twitter if You’re Negative’
/ September 17, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – If you follow Jennifer Nettles on Twitter, watch what you say. The songstress doesn’t put up with negativity — in fact, if she sees it, she’ll call you out. But, she’s not going to infiltrate your Twitter feed with lots of negative comments. Instead, she’s going to laugh with her friends. She tells Country Weekly,…

Scotty McCreery Has ‘Epic Fall’ During Iowa Concert
Scotty McCreery Has ‘Epic Fall’ During Iowa Concert
/ September 17, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Radio Iowa) – Some country singers would be embarrassed if they took a spill in front of an audience of fans. But, not Scotty McCreery. He took an epic fall during Saturday’s (Sept. 14) show at the Clay County Fair in Spencer, Iowa and instead of trying to erase it from his memory, he broadcasted it. The…

Trace Adkins, Danica Patrick to Host American Country Awards
Trace Adkins, Danica Patrick to Host American Country Awards
/ September 17, 2013 2 COMMENTS

(Radio Iowa) – It’s a surprising, yet very intriguing combination. Country crooner Trace Adkins and NASCAR driver Danica Patrick are teaming up to host the fourth annual American Country Awards on Fox. Although this is Adkins’ fourth time serving as host of the annual awards show, Patrick has never stepped onstage to take part in the show. For the…

George Strait, Reba McEntire Join George Jones Tribute Concert
George Strait, Reba McEntire Join George Jones Tribute Concert
/ September 16, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – If George Jones were still alive, he’d likely be mighty pleased to see the talented roster for his farewell concert. New additions have just been announced, with icons such as George Strait, Reba McEntire and others to gather together to pay tribute to Possum, celebrating his lengthy and lasting contributions to country music. Jones’ devoted wife, Nancy…