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With a handful of hits climbing the chart, FGL cheers on their "Up Down" buddy Morgan Wallen

Florida Georgia Line just released the lead single from their next album, "Simple," hot on the heels of their #1 crossover smash with Bebe Rexha, "Meant to Be."  But before "Simple" has its shot at the top of the chart, there's another FGL song that will likely make it there first: their…... Read More

Watch now: Keith Urban relives the opening weekend of the Graffiti U tour

You can check out the first two dates on Keith Urban’s new Graffiti U World Tour in a new video the Australian superstar shared Monday on his socials. “THANK YOU for a killer opening weekend, St. Louis and Indy!!!!” he added. The clip is set to two songs from Keith’s Graffiti U album: “Drop…... Read More

Easton Corbin celebrates Independence Day with Air Force tour

Easton Corbin will spend the days around the Fourth of July playing free, private shows at Air Force bases in the Southeast. Easton’s six-show Air Force tour starts June 29 in Warner-Robins, Georgia and wraps July 7 in Jacksonville, Arkansas. “The reason we celebrate Independence Day is because of the thousands…... Read More

Midland saddles up for the Electric Rodeo Tour this fall

Midland will follow-up their September stint on Thomas Rhett’s Life Changes trek with their own headlining dates. The Electric Rodeo Tour is set to launch October 24 in Tucson, Arizona, and will wrap up December 14 in Springfield, Illinois.  Pre-sales start on Wednesday, with tickets becoming available to the general public on…... Read More

David Lee Murphy lands his first #1 in 23 years, with a little help from Kenny Chesney

For the first time in 23 years, David Lee Murphy returns to the top of the country chart this week, as his duet with Kenny Chesney, “Everything’s Gonna Be Alright,” ascends to #1. “When Kenny asked me about making a record, I thought that sounded like a whole lot of fun,” David Lee…... Read More

Country star trivia

In April of 1970, Loretta Lynn became the first country female ever to be awarded a gold record for one of her albums. Can you guess which LP it was? ANSWER: Don't Come Home a Drinkin' (With Lovin' on Your Mind). Copyright © 2018, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.... Read More

Kelsea Ballerini "Unapologetically" admits tour mate Keith Urban helped start her country career

Kelsea Ballerini's now two shows into her gig as the opening act for Keith Urban’s Graffiti U World Tour. It’s a gig that’s especially meaningful for Kelsea, because it was one of Keith’s songs that first piqued her interest in country music. “Keith Urban, he's in my bio, y'all!” she told…... Read More

Nashville notes

Watch for Granger Smith Monday night on both The Bachelorette and Jimmy Kimmel Live!. The shows air at 8 and 11:35 p.m. ET respectively, both on ABC. Gretchen Wilson kicked off her Workin' Women Tour Saturday night in Robinsonville, Mississippi. Newcomer Jessie G will open all the shows on the trek. Michael Ray's new single from his Amos album will…... Read More

Keith Urban enlists his fans to help plan his Graffiti U set list

Keith Urban kicked off his Graffiti U World Tour this weekend, with stops in St. Louis, Missouri and Indianapolis, Indiana.  But before he even started rehearsals, the Australian superstar made it a point to find out which songs off his new Graffiti U record his fans were anxious to hear. “I reached out…... Read More

Scotty McCreery marries longtime girlfriend Gabi Dugal in North Carolina

Scotty McCreery married his longtime sweetheart, Gabi Dugal, on Saturday in the couple's home state of North Carolina, according to People. The American Idol winner freely admitted he'd been love with Gabi for more than six years, and based his latest single, "This Is It," on his proposal. Earlier this…... Read More

Cole Swindell gives fans a "Reason to Drink" with new song

Cole Swindell is such a fan of  “Reason to Drink” that he made it the name of his headlining trek earlier this year. Now, the Georgia native is releasing the track as the latest preview of his third album, All of It, which comes out August 17. “Somebody somewhere’s getting married today/Somebody’s…... Read More