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Kacey Musgraves, Ruston Kelly Announce Divorce in Joint Statement

Kacey Musgraves, Ruston Kelly Announce Divorce in Joint Statement

Kacey Musgraves and Ruston Kelly have announced their divorce in a joint statement, saying in part, "It simply just didn't work." ... Continue Reading
Hear Johnny Cash’s Tempting (and Unreleased) Track, “I Draw the Line”

Hear Johnny Cash’s Tempting (and Unreleased) Track, “I Draw the Line”

One of the towering figures of American music, Johnny Cash went through a period of being overlooked by listeners, who were apparently more interested in the pop-country of the late ’80s and early ’90s. However, six albums from that era are getting a second chance with a new box set, The Complete Mercury Recordings 1986-1991....… ... Continue Reading
23 Unexpectedly Patriotic Country Songs That We Have on Repeat

23 Unexpectedly Patriotic Country Songs That We Have on Repeat

Editor’s note: This story originally appeared during the 4th of July holiday in 2019. When people were looking forward to gathering with friends and family to watch the fireworks, grill some burgers and have a few cold beers. So while we know that this year’s Independence Day festivities will look different, or might not happen...… ... Continue Reading
From African Music to Zoom Calls, Jimmy Buffett Lives Life on the Flip Side

From African Music to Zoom Calls, Jimmy Buffett Lives Life on the Flip Side

Read the second half of our exclusive interview with Jimmy Buffett and hear tracks from his new album, Life on the Flip Side. ... Continue Reading
Jimmy Buffett Gets the Band Back Together in “Down at the Lah De Dah”

Jimmy Buffett Gets the Band Back Together in “Down at the Lah De Dah”

Jimmy Buffett is bringing back the beach vibes with Life on the Flip Side, a sun-soaked album that debuted at No. 1 on Billboard’s country album chart in June. A few days before a long-awaited fishing trip in Nantucket, Buffett called in to CMT.com to talk about his charming new video for “Down at the...… ... Continue Reading
Country Legends We Love: Willie Nelson

Country Legends We Love: Willie Nelson

With 143 albums under his belt, Willie Nelson is a country legend we love. ... Continue Reading
Kelsea Ballerini Goes Live to Showcase Songs and Answer Questions

Kelsea Ballerini Goes Live to Showcase Songs and Answer Questions

Embedded from players.brightcove.net. On Thursday night (July 2), on what we like to think of as Independence Day Eve Eve, Kelsea Ballerini showed up with some fireworks of her own: a short-and-sweet virtual livestream show. For the first ten minutes, Ballerini answered questions about her music and what her quarantine has been like. Then for...… ... Continue Reading
Jason Aldean Turns Stay-at-Home Date Night Into “Got What I Got” Video

Jason Aldean Turns Stay-at-Home Date Night Into “Got What I Got” Video

Watch "Got What I Got," the new video by Jason Aldean. ... Continue Reading
Only Half a Song In and We’re Hooked on Jake Owen’s Tune About What’s Next

Only Half a Song In and We’re Hooked on Jake Owen’s Tune About What’s Next

Jake Owen has kind of sort of started a new song — and shared a sneak peek of it on his Instagram story — and we cannot get enough. So we’re just going to sit here and listen to the first minute and a half of the tune over and over and over again until...… ... Continue Reading
Granger Smith Is Steadfast About How Gates, Lessons and Alarms Are “Not Enough”

Granger Smith Is Steadfast About How Gates, Lessons and Alarms Are “Not Enough”

It’s been a full year since the unthinkable to happened to country artist Granger Smith and his wife Amber. Their three-year-old son River drowned in the pool at their Texas home on a quiet summer night. “I was 20 feet away,” Smith said during an open and honest interview with NBC’s Today show on Wednesday...… ... Continue Reading