Music News

Nov 26, 2014

From voting on their favorite videos to serving as an enthusiastic live audience and interacting on social media, fan participation is a huge part of CMT Hot 20 Countdown. The tireless support...

Nov 26, 2014

Whip out those stretchy pants, everybody, especially if you plan to celebrate Thanksgiving like Darius Rucker. “My favorite part of Thanksgiving is easy,” he says. “It’s food. It’s eating. It’s...

Nov 26, 2014

When I caught up with Eric Church in Chicago last week, he explained that when he puts together the set list for his live show, about half of the 27 songs were never on the radio. Still, his fans...

Nov 26, 2014

Somewhere, right this minute, I bet Jake Owen’s parents are bursting with pride. Especially his mom. Because in a recent interview with Entertainment Tonight, Owen said what every mother hopes her...

Nov 26, 2014

Thanksgiving is just about here, which for most of America means a yearly binge on four things — family, turkey, football and the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. How about a little country music...

Nov 26, 2014

Thought funneling beers was crazy? Try funneling beer from a pumpkin. Now, that’s Daddy Hard! This holiday season, Daddy brings true innovation to the beer funnel game with the pumpkin beer-funnel...

Nov 26, 2014

In 2014, Florida Georgia Line made sure everyone knew how they rolled. After another banner year raking in awards and selling out concert venues across the nation, they’ll be honored during the...

Nov 25, 2014

Those of you holding your breath for Taylor Swift’s rumored starring role as Joni Mitchell in an upcoming movie can give it up now. Mitchell says — with some obvious relish — that she told the...

Nov 25, 2014

Although health troubles have kept him out of the spotlight all year, Randy Travis made a surprise appearance at a Joe Nichols concert at Billy Bob’s Texas in Fort Worth on Saturday night (Nov. 22...

Nov 25, 2014

There’s a new word for us all to loathe, internalize and later on use unintentionally in conversation, and it is “legiterally.” A bro-speak fusion of legitimately and literally, “legiterally” can...