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"10% Happier": Brett Eldredge opens up about his anxiety and how meditation helped

Brett Eldredge is baring his soul in the latest episode of the 10% Happier podcast from ABC’s Dan Harris. In the hour-long conversation, Brett opens up about his struggles with anxiety, and how meditation helped him. “For all of you who have struggled with anxiety and worries, you are not alone...” Brett tweeted. “You aren’t crazy,…... Read More

Watch now: Carrie says you can't "Cry Pretty," but Brad Paisley insists he can

If you’ve seen the CMA Awards over the past decade, you know that Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley make quite a pair. And they don’t even have to be in the same room together for Brad’s antics to kick in. Brad’s latest exploits involve the “glitter tears” Carrie sports on the cover of her Cry…... Read More

Listen now: Billy Currington gets sexy with "Bring It on Over"

Billy Currington’s leaning into his sexy side with his new single, “Bring It on Over.” “Oh baby, just wait a minute/If you’re in the bed stay in it/I’m about to dive on it it/Got to, got to get you closer/I’m about to bring it on over,” the Georgia native sings in…... Read More

It's "Simple": FGL heading to L.A. to headline "CMA Songwriters Series"

The CMA Songwriters Series is hitting the road for Los Angeles, with Florida Georgia Line set to play a special show held Wednesday, October 10 at The Novo. Corey Crowder and HARDY will join Tyler Hubbard and Bryan Kelley for the night of songs and stories, as well some special guests who write for FGL’s Tree Vibez Music. HARDY co-wrote both…... Read More

Even more "Modern Sounds in Country & Western Music": Darius Rucker leads "An Opry Salute to Ray Charles"

Darius Rucker will host a special Opry Salute to Ray Charles next month, as the Grand Ole Opry kicks off a week-long celebration of its 93rd birthday. Chris Young, Brett Eldredge, Cam, Travis Tritt, R&B legends Boyz II Men and others will join Darius for a show filled with collaborations and special performances on Monday, October 8. The…... Read More

With a little help from my friends: Chesney, Kelsea, Michael Ray and Sam Hunt help Old Dominion raise money for charity at the Ryman

Old Dominion raised $40,000 for charity Tuesday night at Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium, with a little help from their friends. Kenny Chesney, Kelsea Ballerini, Michael Ray and Sam Hunt all took their turn on the historic stage, joining the guys primarily to do the hits OD wrote for them. Kenny offered “Save It for a Rainy Day,”…... Read More

Carrie Underwood returns to the 2018 American Music Awards with a song from Cry Pretty

Carrie Underwood is set to perform a song from her new Cry Pretty album on next month’s American Music Awards. This will be the 12-time AMA winner’s first performance on the show since 2015. This year, Carrie’s up for Favorite Female Country Artist. For the second year in a row, actress Tracee Ellis Ross will…... Read More

Country star trivia

Twenty years ago this week, this Oklahoma-born country legend received her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, located right next to Meryl Streep's star. Can you name this Country Music Hall of Famer who's also starred in multiple sitcoms, movies and Broadway? ANSWER: Reba McEntire. Copyright © 2018, ABC…... Read More

How Brett Eldredge's pup Edgar cured his loneliness and made him "10% Happier"

If you've been to a Brett Eldredge concert or seen him on TV, you know he's an upbeat, positive kind of guy. But even a bundle of energy like Brett can sometimes hit a tough spot in life. The Illinois native opens up to ABC's Dan Harris about one of…... Read More

Nashville notes

The documentary Country Music -- by respected filmmaker Ken Burns -- is set to premiere on PBS in September of 2019. On Monday, Reba Instagrammed a picture of a set of headphones with her name on them, adding "Back at it in the studio," along with the hashtags #NewMusic and…... Read More

Jessica Simpson expecting third baby

Jessica Simpson and her husband Eric Johnson are expecting baby number three, and it's another girl. Simpson made the announcement and gender reveal in a series of Instagram snaps featuring the couple's two children, six-year-old daughter Drew and five-year-old son Ace. "SURPRISE..." the fashion mogul captioned the first -- a shot…... Read More

Dustin Lynch's hero, Reba McEntire, welcomes him into the circle as the Opry's newest member

Dustin Lynch has long proclaimed his love and admiration for Reba McEntire, so it was only fitting that the Country Music Hall of Famer should be the one to officially induct him into the Grand Ole Opry on Tuesday night. “I know how you feel,” Reba said, as she stepped into the…... Read More

Lady Antebellum takes their "Hurt" to "Late Night"

Wednesday night, Lady Antebellum will perform their Heart Break ballad, “Hurt,” for the first time on TV. The Late Night with Seth Meyers guest spot will also be the group's first major TV appearance since leaving their longtime label, Capitol Nashville, for its rival, Big Machine. “Hurt” happens to be from their final Capitol album, Heart Break.…... Read More

When It Rains It Pours: Tickets to Luke Combs' 2019 tour are going fast

There’s no two ways about it: Luke Combs’ upcoming Beer Never Broke My Heart Tour is a hot ticket. The North Carolina native sold out 23 of the 28 venues on the trek during the first weekend tickets went on sale, including the May closing date at Colorado’s iconic Red Rocks…... Read More