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Midland’s Mark Wystrach & Wife Welcome Baby Girl

Midland’s Mark Wystrach & Wife Welcome Baby Girl

Midland’s frontman Mark Wystrach and wife Ty Haney welcomed their first child—a baby girl named Sundance “Sunny” Leon Haney-Wystrach—last week. Ty posted an update via Instagram on Nov. 29, saying: “Sundance ‘Sunny’ Leon came into this world with a bang! It’s been a wild and unexpected week in the hospital, but we are all doing…MORE

Lady Antebellum, Little Big Town & Jake Owen Share What They’re Thankful for in 2019

Lady Antebellum, Little Big Town & Jake Owen Share What They’re Thankful for in 2019

As everyone takes a break to stuff themselves with turkey and count their blessings on Thanksgiving, we asked some of our favorite country stars—Lady Antebellum, Little Big Town and Jake Owen—to tell us what they’re thankful for in 2019. Lady Antebellum (Charles Kelley, Hillary Scott, Dave Haywood) Dave: “I’m grateful for these guys and looking…MORE

Craig Morgan Marks 12th USO Tour With Trip to South Korea

Craig Morgan Marks 12th USO Tour With Trip to South Korea

Craig Morgan, who spent 10.5 years on active duty in the U.S. Army in the 101st and 82nd Airborne Divisions and 6.5 years in the Army Reserves, performed for service members in South Korea during Thanksgiving week as part of his 12th USO Tour. Craig’s trip to Camp Humphreys in South Korea will be highlighted…MORE

George Strait Helps Raise $1.5 Million for Hurricane Relief at Benefit Concert

George Strait Helps Raise $1.5 Million for Hurricane Relief at Benefit Concert

George Strait headlined a benefit concert on Nov. 25 at ACL Live in Austin, Texas, that helped raise $1.5 million for Hurricane Dorian relief efforts in the Bahamas. A frequent visitor to the Bahamas, George partnered with the Discovery Land Company Foundation, which hosted the concert, to help the local people receive assistance following the…MORE

Scotty McCreery, Kelsea Ballerini & Thomas Rhett Share What They’re Thankful for in 2019

Scotty McCreery, Kelsea Ballerini & Thomas Rhett Share What They’re Thankful for in 2019

As everyone takes a break to stuff themselves with turkey and count their blessings on Thanksgiving, we asked three of our favorite country stars—Scotty McCreery, Kelsea Ballerini and Thomas Rhett—to tell us what they’re thankful for in 2019. Scotty McCreery “Family, friends, [wife] Gabi. This Thanksgiving we’re headed to the LSU football game [against Texas…MORE

Say What? Jason Aldean and His Family Are Living in Kane Brown’s House Right Now

Say What? Jason Aldean and His Family Are Living in Kane Brown’s House Right Now

Good things happen when you take Kane Brown on tour with you. Just ask Jason Aldean, who recently completed his Ride All Night Tour, which featured support from Kane. Jason revealed to The Ty Bentli Show that he and his family are living in a house owned by Kane—rent free—while construction continues on his new…MORE

Everything You Need to Know About Dolly Parton’s TV Special, “50 Years at the Opry”

Everything You Need to Know About Dolly Parton’s TV Special, “50 Years at the Opry”

Here’s everything you need to know about Dolly Parton’s new TV special, Dolly Parton: 50 Years at the Opry. Date: Nov. 26 Time: 9–11 p.m. ET Television Station: NBC Location: Grand Ole Opry Performers: Dolly Parton, Dierks Bentley, Emmylou Harris, Chris Janson, Toby Keith, Lady Antebellum, Margo Price, Hank Williams Jr., and more Highlights: The…MORE

Listen to Miranda Lambert’s Hopeful New Single, “Bluebird”

Listen to Miranda Lambert’s Hopeful New Single, “Bluebird”

Miranda Lambert is gearing up to drop a new single, “Bluebird,” from her seventh studio album, Wildcard. The hopeful tune follows the release of lead single, “It All Comes Out in the Wash,” in July. “Bluebird, which Miranda co-wrote with Luke Dick and Natalie Hemby, impacts country radio on Dec. 9. “This song is special,”…MORE

Maren Morris, Garth Brooks & Keith Urban Share What They’re Thankful for in 2019

Maren Morris, Garth Brooks & Keith Urban Share What They’re Thankful for in 2019

As everyone takes a break to stuff themselves with turkey and count their blessings on Thanksgiving, we asked three of our favorite country stars—Maren Morris, Garth Brooks and Keith Urban—to tell us what they’re thankful for in 2019. And wouldn’t ya know it, “family” was a common theme. Maren Morris “I’m thankful for my health…MORE

Maddie & Tae’s Maddie Marlow Marries Jonah Font

Maddie & Tae’s Maddie Marlow Marries Jonah Font

After getting engaged in June 2018, Maddie & Tae’s Maddie Marlow, 24, and her longtime boyfriend, Jonah Font, 25, tied the knot in Arrington, Tenn., on Nov. 22. Maddie and Jonah were high school classmates in Texas. According to People, Maddie and Jonah got married in front of about 150 family and friends. The newlyweds…MORE

American Music Awards Red Carpet Photo Gallery With Carrie Underwood, Thomas Rhett, Kelsea Ballerini, Dan + Shay, Shania Twain & More

American Music Awards Red Carpet Photo Gallery With Carrie Underwood, Thomas Rhett, Kelsea Ballerini, Dan + Shay, Shania Twain & More

Before the 2019 American Music Awards were handed out at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Nov. 24, many country stars walked the red carpet, including performers Shania Twain and Thomas Rhett, winners Carrie Underwood, Kane Brown and Dan + Shay, presenter Kelsea Ballerini and more. Check out our red carpet photo gallery below,…MORE

Carrie Underwood, Dan + Shay, Kane Brown & More Win American Music Awards

Carrie Underwood, Dan + Shay, Kane Brown & More Win American Music Awards

The 2019 American Music Awards, the world’s largest fan-voted awards show, handed out trophies at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Nov. 24. Carrie Underwood (Favorite Female Artist-Country and Favorite Album-County) and Dan + Shay (Favorite Duo/Group-Country and Favorite Song-Country) took home two awards apiece, while Kane Brown (Favorite Male Artist-Country) and Lil Nas…MORE

Everything You Need to Know About the American Music Awards on Nov. 24

Everything You Need to Know About the American Music Awards on Nov. 24

From nominations and notes to performers and presenters, here’s everything a country music fan needs to know about the 2019 American Music Awards. Date: Nov. 24 Time: 8 p.m. ET/delayed PT Location: Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles Television Station: ABC Host: Ciara Pre-Show: 6 p.m. ET via Twitter Performers: Thomas Rhett, Shania Twain, Taylor Swift,…MORE

Dolly Parton’s 50th Anniversary Show at the Opry to Air on NBC on Nov. 26

Dolly Parton’s 50th Anniversary Show at the Opry to Air on NBC on Nov. 26

If you weren’t able to attend Dolly Parton’s 50th anniversary show at the Grand Ole Opry on Oct. 12, NBC has you covered. A two-hour TV special, Dolly Parton: 50 Years at the Grand Ole Opry, will debut on NBC on Nov. 26 at 9 p.m. ET. The show will feature Opry performances from Dolly,…MORE

Morgan Wallen Turns Jason Isbell’s “Cover Me Up” Into 8-Minute Short Film About a Vet With PTSD [Watch]

Morgan Wallen Turns Jason Isbell’s “Cover Me Up” Into 8-Minute Short Film About a Vet With PTSD [Watch]

Morgan Wallen has transformed Jason Isbell’s award-winning song, “Cover Me Up,” into an eight-minute short film about a military vet with PTSD. Jason penned the personal song for his girlfriend—now wife—Amanda Shires after struggling with sobriety. He recorded the tune for his Grammy-winning album, Southeastern. “Cover Me Up” was recognized at the 2014 Americana Music…MORE

Listen to Cam’s Charming Cover of “I’ll Be Home for Christmas”

Listen to Cam’s Charming Cover of “I’ll Be Home for Christmas”

Cam is getting into the holiday spirit by releasing her rendition of “I’ll Be Home for Christmas.” Cam, who is expecting her first child in December, released the track as a thank you to her fans, noting that she will be dropping a new album in 2020 with a new single in February. “New baby,…MORE

Sam Hunt Arrested for DUI in Nashville

Sam Hunt Arrested for DUI in Nashville

Sam Hunt was arrested for driving under the influence and having an open container in Nashville on Nov. 21, according to a report from WKRN.com. According to the arrest warrant, police were notified that a driver was traveling the wrong way on a Nashville road. Officers located the vehicle going the wrong way and pulled…MORE

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Chris Young joined forces with Gavin DeGraw to tape a new episode of CMT Crossroads that will air on Dec. 13 at 9 p.m. CT.