Carrie debuts on Sunday Night Football
Carrie debuts on Sunday Night Football
/ September 9, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – Finally! While football fans have been waiting all day (and since last January) for the return of ‘Sunday Night Football,’ country music fans have been waiting patiently for Carrie Underwood to make her ‘SNF’ debut! The singer, who grabbed the baton from fellow country singer Faith Hill, is now belting out the ‘Waiting All…

Alan Jackson: ‘There’s Really No Country Left’
Alan Jackson: ‘There’s Really No Country Left’
/ September 9, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – Alan Jackson knows there’s plenty of great music to be found on country radio, but he misses the “real roots-y, traditional stuff” — real country music. The legend admits he’s sad about the lack of “country stuff” and finds himself wondering if it’ll ever come back. “I don’t know if it’ll ever…

George Strait’s 2014 Tour Dates Announced
George Strait’s 2014 Tour Dates Announced
/ September 9, 2013 6 COMMENTS

George Strait‘s 2014 Cowboy Rides Away Tour dates were revealed during a press conference on Monday (Sept. 9). This is Strait’s final tour, and the singer announced 26 shows, set to begin on Jan. 9, 2014 and end in June or later with a to-be-determined date in Dallas, Texas. Last September, Strait shocked fans by…

Little Show Stealer
Little Show Stealer
/ September 9, 2013 1 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – Luke Bryan‘s name may have been on the ticket, but at a recent concert in New Jersey, an adorable 6-year-old girl with red pigtails stole the show. On Aug. 24., Bryan invited a cute tyke named Kylee onstage. Even her tiny frame, complete with a miniature cowgirl hat, boots and a…

Alabama Returns
Alabama Returns
/ September 3, 2013 0 COMMENTS

Put the members of Alabama in the same room together and very quickly the jokes start and the laughs roll. Randy Owen, Jeff Cook and Teddy Gentry are back together, out on tour playing to thousands every night and releasing a new album of duets this week called “Alabama & Friends.” And after more than…

Lady A extends tour…
Lady A extends tour…
/ September 3, 2013 1 COMMENTS

Lady Antebellum have announced their early 2014 touring plans. The Take Me Downtown Tour with Kip Moore and Kacey Musgraves will continue through April, but the way the group broke the news is what fans are talking about today. Charles Kelley called on celebrities to help him with the announcement, but something about Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga and company seems off… Kelley does…

Finally, New Music!
Finally, New Music!
/ September 3, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – It was a great day in country music when Shania Twain announced her plans to begin working on a new album. The star recently confirmed she’s made great headway, and the album is coming along quickly and smoothly. “I’m pretty much there with my songs,” she tells Rolling Stone. “I’m really just sitting on the fence…

George Strait Agrees to Record Five More Albums
George Strait Agrees to Record Five More Albums
/ September 3, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – George Strait has released 40 albums on MCA Nashville, but that total will reach at least 45 before he’s done. On Wednesday night (Aug. 28), his label CEO announced that the legend has signed a contract to record five more albums, even though he’s retiring from the road after next year. Universal…

Keith Urban Announces Light the Fuse Tour Dates for 2014
Keith Urban Announces Light the Fuse Tour Dates for 2014
/ August 26, 2013 0 COMMENTS

Keith Urban‘s electrifying Light the Fuse Tour just sparked even more buzz. The country star has announced a third and final leg for his cross-country trek, making 2014 a year to really look forward to. The four-time Grammy Award winner is a real trooper. The tour’s first leg kicked off on July 18 in Cincinnati,…

Linda Ronstadt Reveals She Has Parkinson’s Disease
Linda Ronstadt Reveals She Has Parkinson’s Disease
/ August 26, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) - Grammy Award winner Linda Ronstadt, best known for her pop and rock hits in the ’70s and ’80s, also turned out several hit country singles and one unforgettable country album before announcing the end of her career this week. The 67-year-old has Parkinson’s disease. Ronstadt was diagnosed last winter, but says she has…