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miranda

You won’t see her onscreen, but Miranda Lambert will have an important role in the upcoming movie Something in the Water: The country star has signed onto the project as the executive music producer.

john mayer

Following the release of his newest studio album, “The Search for Everything,” John Mayer has shipped a single to country radio.

brandi

When folk rocker Brandi Carlile decided to record a cover of her groundbreaking 2007 album The Story, she set her sights on just one voice to sing the title track: her idol Dolly Parton.

country stars

Jake Owen, Lady A and more popped into the portrait studio during the iHeartCountry Festival in Austin last week for a super-cool photo shoot

shania

After a 15-year wait, one of the biggest-selling music stars is finally ready for her comeback.

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Country music is full of amateur athletes who dreamed of playing in the NFL, MLB or NHL, but very few actually found success on and off the field.

billy

"I will be the artist formerly known as Billy Ray," says the unpredictable singer, whose biggest hit turns 25 this year.

top 5

There’s no shortage of country music representation on screens big and small.

maren

Tim and Faith aren't going anywhere soon, but that doesn't mean a new crop of coupled-up country musicians can't rise up to join 'em.

nashville willie

“Pure Country: Pure Heart,” the third installment in the Pure Country series, is the story of teen sisters who head to Nashville to learn more about their late father, a Marine who died in Iraq. When they uncover his secret past life as a musician, they are inspired to follow their own dreams of becoming singer/songwriters.

singers

For country song writer, Dean Dillon, it happened under the Fesslers Lane overpass when—in 1979—a song he wrote called ‘Lying In Love With You,’ came on the car radio.

carrie

According to People magazine, on the country music front, Carrie Underwood made the cut as one of the magazine’s Fabulous Faces.

country house

PropertyShark.com listed the Top 10 Most Expensive Houses for Sale in Tennessee, and wouldn’t ya know it, there are a few country music stars involved.

loretta

Few country music artists can claim a career spanning 50-plus years, but golden gal Loretta Lynn sure can.

glen

Studio LP, due June 9th, was recorded after the singer-guitarist's Alzheimer's diagnosis and Goodbye Tour in 2012.

brad

Just days after releasing a third song from his upcoming album, Love & War, Brad Paisley has shared another track — and this one is extra special.

dolly

The University of Tennessee is honoring Dolly Parton in a particularly special way.

hayden

Actress and mom Hayden Panettiere may be a bonafide Hollywood star, but the Nashville actress finds comfort in her quiet and cozy Tennessee digs.

alan

With one of the most celebrated careers in the history of country music, Alan Jackson is often asked if he still has anything left to accomplish. Until now, he hasn’t dared to speak his heart’s desire.

keith

Gospel group the McCrary Sisters joined Rolling Stones guitarist during Nashville tribute concert honoring late country legend

reba

“It’s my name on that trophy,” Aldean said backstage. “But it’s a group award. There’s about 50 people who should have their name on it.”

bro

Jody Rosen wasn’t trying to start a revolution when he coined the term bro-country in a New York Magazine article about Florida Georgia Line that hit the internet two years ago this week. But, as almost any country music fan could tell you, that’s exactly what happened.

faith

Faith Hill embraces her wrinkles. “I want people to know I’ve smiled a lot” she says.

qwen

As if the set of The Voice isn’t already home for Stefani, she’s even lucky enough to work alongside boyfriend Blake Shelton, who’s also a longtime coach of the show. Does that mean she has unlimited access to both her trailer and his?

raelynn

The Blake Shelton protégée and 'Voice' graduate emerges with mature debut album