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Interview: Jerrod Niemann Hopes to Unite Listeners With Patriotic Anthem ‘Old Glory’
"You could delete me from the scenario. I felt this message was one that needed to be heard."
Luke Combs Says There Are ‘Definitely Big Plans’ for His Second Album
"My advice to people is always just to write stuff you would want to listen to. I think that's how I got to this juncture."
Everything You Need to Know About the 2018 CMA Awards
Get all caught up on who's hosting, who's nominated and all the other details you need to know about the 2018 CMA Awards.
Story Behind the Song: Cole Swindell, ‘Dad’s Old Number’
"These kinds of songs are why I love country music ..."
Darius Rucker and More Artists to Perform ‘American Idol’ Finale
If Darius Rucker's gonna be there, you know it's gonna be a good time!
Kane Brown Credits His Mom for His Maturity, Desire to Help Others
"It really changed and matured me, having a mom like that."
Dustin Lynch’s Social Media Vlogs Are Giving Him a Better Connection With His Fans
"No one knows who I am aside from someone onstage with a cowboy hat."
Kane Brown + Lauren Alaina: Friends From Small-Town Georgia to the Top of the Country Char…
"That song was the perfect way for us to showcase what we can do."
Lauren Alaina Is Grateful to ‘American Idol’ for Jumpstarting Her Career, But …
Alaina reflects on what the show means to her and shares how excited she is for this year's contestants.
Brad Paisley Reveals What Makes the Most Important Song of His Career So Special
"I think that the best music is the music that you mean."
How’s Brad Paisley Get His Idols to Be in His Music Videos? Polite Asks and Naivete
"I walked out of that meeting, called my agent and said 'I really, REALLY need Dan Patrick's number.'"
Dierks Bentley Receives CRS 2018 Artist Humanitarian Award: ‘I Don’t See This as the End o…
"It's awesome to be honored, because it gives me a chance to honor all the people who made it happen."