‘Duck Dynasty’ Star Phil Robertson Sparks Controversy With Remarks on Gays
‘Duck Dynasty’ Star Phil Robertson Sparks Controversy With Remarks on Gays
/ December 18, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – Phil Robertson — 67-year-old patriarch of the Duck Commander empire and star of A&E’s ‘Duck Dynasty’ — held nothing back in talking about what he calls the illogical sin of homosexuality. Fans of the show know that the Robertsons are conservative Christians, but no one from the family has addressed specific…

Florida Georgia Line’s Brian Kelley Gets Married
Florida Georgia Line’s Brian Kelley Gets Married
/ December 18, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – Brian Kelley of hot duo Florida Georgia Line married his girlfriend of seven months on Monday afternoon (Dec. 16) in Nashville. The singer had known 23-year-old Brittney Marie Cole for over three years, and once they started dating earlier in 2013, both said they “just knew.” People reports that the wedding took place at…

Ray Price Dead at 87
Ray Price Dead at 87
/ December 18, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – Country Music Hall of Famer Ray Price has died. The singer succumbed to complications from pancreatic cancer at his home in Mt. Pleasant, Texas on Monday (Dec. 16), four days after issuing a goodbye letter to his fans and entering home hospice. Price’s 65-year career created a catalog of well-known, award-winning hits, but he’s also remembered as…

Luke Bryan Gets Emotional Remembering His Siblings in ‘Drink a Beer’ Video
Luke Bryan Gets Emotional Remembering His Siblings in ‘Drink a Beer’ Video
/ December 16, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) - Luke Bryan‘s ‘Drink a Beer’ video is a simple, solid and heartfelt tribute to his late siblings. The music video is the footage and performance from Bryan’s 2013 CMA Awards performance, where he raised a beer to his brother Chris and sister Kelly, whom he lost in 1996 and 2007, respectively. The star’s…

Zac Brown Is Ready to Go Under the Knife
Zac Brown Is Ready to Go Under the Knife
/ December 16, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) - Zac Brown Band frontman Zac Brown will soon be a father of five, with his first boy due spring 2014. After that, he’ll be suiting up in a hospital gown to … well, keep his number of offspring at five. Along with being in a successful band and having four daughters — Justice,…

Ray Price Not Dead, But ‘Fading Rapidly’
Ray Price Not Dead, But ‘Fading Rapidly’
/ December 16, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – Reports of Country Music Hall of Famer Ray Price‘s death are premature, as the singer’s wife shared that he is “still with us” in a message posted a few minutes after 4PM CT on Sunday (Dec. 15). “At this time our lovable Ray Price is still with us. When it is the…

Garth Brooks Comeback Tour to Span Three Years!
Garth Brooks Comeback Tour to Span Three Years!
/ December 12, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – Garth Brooks is full of surprises lately. The country legend announced his 2014 comeback tour earlier this week on ‘Good Morning America’ this week, later spilling even more details on ‘The Talk.’ Usually comeback tours are here and gone in a flash, but leave it to Brooks to do it big. His tour won’t…

Ray Price Leaves Hospital to Spend Final Days at Home
Ray Price Leaves Hospital to Spend Final Days at Home
/ December 12, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) - Ray Price has entered hospice care in his home in Mt. Pleasant, Texas. After being hospitalized earlier this month, the Country Music Hall of Famer and his wife decided to end aggressive treatment for the cancer he’s battled for over two years. KLTV in Tyler, Texas reports that Price plans to leave the East Texas…

Trisha Yearwood Follows Willie Nelson, Cancels SeaWorld Show
Trisha Yearwood Follows Willie Nelson, Cancels SeaWorld Show
/ December 12, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) - Willie Nelson isn’t the only country singer bailing on SeaWorld. Recently, the icon announced that he could not go through with a planned show at the marine life park, saying what they do “is not OK.” Now, fellow star Trisha Yearwood has reportedly dropped out. Yearwood will not perform at SeaWorld during the scheduled Bands,…

2013 American Country Awards Winners – Full List
2013 American Country Awards Winners – Full List
/ December 12, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – With 20 honors to announce in just two hours, the 2013 American Country Awards wasted little time in getting to the winners on Tuesday night (Dec. 10). Luke Bryan accepted the first blue Fender guitar of the night for Male Artist of the Year. He also won Touring Artist of the Year before…