Music News - Country


jennifer-nettles-90916.jpg Jennfier Nettles has offered up a cover of the Wicked song "As Long As You're Mine" along with Broadway star Annaleigh Ashford. The appearance finds the pair backed by an acoustic quintet and comes as part of the Out of Oz series.

maxresdefault-070916.jpg Willie Nelson has released a new video for "Last Man Standing," the title track off of his upcoming new studio album.

band-Shenandoah-021318.jpg Shenandoah will release a new live album next month. It will be made up of a collection of live performances they recorded on tour in 2017 and will be titled Reloaded.

chris-young-062016.jpg Chris Young paid tribute to the late Daryle Singletary during a recent performance in San Antonio, performing a portion of "I Let Her Lie," Singletary's perhaps most signature song.

OakRidgeBoys-012218.jpg The Oak Ridge Boys have offered up their cover of Brandy Clark's "Pray to Jesus." The track was produced by Dave Cobb, whom the band said they connected with at a classic Nashville establishment called the Pie Wagon.

easton-corbin-112714.jpg Easton Corbin has severed ties with Mercury Nashville, his label home of nearly a decade. According to Sounds Like Nashville, Corbin has "part[ed] ways" with Mercury Nashville, a division of Universal Music Group Nashville, a rep for the label has confirmed.

taylorswift-102717.jpg A judge has dismissed a copyright lawsuit that was pressed against Taylor Swift for her track "Shake It Off." The writers behind the pop act 3LW's track "Playas Gon' Play" claim that Swift flagrantly made use of their hook in the chorus to her hit track. On their track 3LW sings, "Playas, they gonna play / And haters, they gonna hate."

maxresdefault-070916.jpg Willie Nelson has confirmed a headlining performance at his own Luck Reunion festival. The event is set to take place at Nelson's ranch in Texas on March 15. This year Nelson be joined by Nicki Lane, Devon Gilfillian, Josh Ritter, Preservation Hall Jazz Band and many more.

lee-092016.jpg Lee Brice has paid homage to the late Daryle Singletary with a new rendition of "Old Violin," a Johnny Paycheck song that Singletary once covered. Singletary originally recorded his cover of "Old Violin" for his 2002 album That's Why I Sing This Way. "I grew up listening to him, and he's one of the greatest singers of all time," Brice says.

ZacBrownBandFenway-071916.jpg Zac Brown Band's Coy Bowles and his wife Kylie have welcomed their second child, daughter Millie Mercy. Bowles and Kylie's first baby girl, Hattie, was born in October of 2016.

MarenMorris-100217.jpg Maren Morris has confirmed that her newest single will be "Rich." The track serves as the final single from her current release Hero. She opened up about the track noting that it developed organically on the road with her band. "'Rich' feels like the perfect, confident, laugh-the-B.S.-off-with-your-friends kind of song to go into spring with."

JasonAldean-092117.jpg Jason Aldean has shared his video for the track "You Make It Easy." The video comes in three parts and features the lead single to Aldean's new album Riverview Town. The album is set for release on April 13 and he will support it on tour starting this spring.

MirandaLambert-11317.jpg Miranda Lambert admits that Pistol Annies is not 'very close' to releasing a new album. "Well, we're not close yet," Lambert tells The Highway's Storme Warren. "The other night, I had a song that just kind of came out of the air to me and within three minutes, I had a full song."

DaryleSingletary-021218.jpg Country star Daryle Singletary has died at the age of 46. Thus far no cause of death has been confirmed, but the singer was found dead at his home outside of Nashville earlier this week. News of his passing has begun to travel on social media ahead of an official announcement from Singletary's team earlier this week.

billy-currington-112316.jpg Billy Currington has announced a new 2018 tour that kicks off in late March. LoCash has been announced as direct support. The new 16-date tour kicks off on March 30 in Connecticut and features dates in California, Utah, New York and New Jersey.

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