Miranda Lambert has been announced as a headliner for the upcoming 2017 Taste Of Country Festival. She joins previously announced headliners Jason Aldean and Sam Hunt.
Garth Brooks added Albany, New York to the list of dates on his world tour. This will mark the first time in 20 years the country star has performed in the state capital.
Alan Jackson announced that he will be embarking on his Honky Tonk Highway Tour of the United States in 2017. The country music star will be joined on the bill by Lee Ann Womack at select shows.
LeAnn Rimes has announced that she will release her new album Remnants in the U.S. on February 3. The singer released the first single from the album, "Long Live Love," to streaming last week.
For the first time, Keith Urban and Carrie Underwood performed "the Fighter" live together. The show took place in Wellington, New Zealand where the two were on a planned stop as part of their tour.
Vince Gill and Lyle Lovett have announced plans for a West Coast tour together. The run is set to kick off on March 22 at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza in California and will run through March 30 when they'll wrap at the Chumash Casino in Santa Ynez, California.
Kid Rock is capitalizing on the divisiveness borne out of the fear and hate rhetoric from the 2016 presidential election. The singer is selling pro-Trump merchandise, which carry clear messages of disdain for non-Trump supporters.
Granger Smith has reportedly been released from the hospital following a recent fall from the stage. Smith tumbled off stage during a performance at Sayerville, NJ's Starland Ballroom but has informed his fans that he's been released and is back in Texas.
Keith Urban, Maren Morris and Kelsea Ballerini all lead the pack for country artist nominations at the upcoming Grammy Awards.
Blake Shelton recently discussed his relationship with Gwen Stefani on the Ellen show.
Lauren Alaina will release her long-awaited new album Road Less Traveled, next month.
Dolly Parton is planning to hold a telethon on December 13 in Nashville, Tennessee to help the victims of the wildfires that have ravaged the Great Smoky Mountains. All of the proceeds from the telethon will go to the My People Fund that Parton announced last week.
Taylor Swift is denying allegations that she helped to pull the first interview from former radio DJ David Mueller, whom she accused of inappropriately touching her during a meet and greet in 2013. Mueller was set to speak with Mojo In The Morning, though the interview was quickly removed from the station's website and neither the station nor Swift's team are taking responsibility.
Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton are among the headlining acts for the 2017 Bayou Country Superfest.
Mark Gray, a former member of the country band Exile, passed away on December 2 in Lebanon, Tennessee at the age of 64. Gray was a member of Exile between 1979 and 1982.