Maren Morris

Thomas Rhett is Excited About His First Christmas With Kids

It's been a year of significant firsts for Thomas Rhett and his wife Lauren, who became first-time parents after they adopted Willa Gray from Uganda …

Country Music

Nashville New Year's Eve bash will have a special countdown at 6 p.m. for the U.K.

CLOSE<p>From New York City to London the world welcomed 2017 with stunning fireworks displays. (Jan. 1)<p>At Nashville’s annual “Music City Midnight” New …

Keith Urban

TVLine Items: Clooney's Watergate, Grammys' Elton Tribute and More

George Clooney is reopening the Watergate scandal at Netflix.<p>The Academy Award-winning actor will executive-produce the eight-part limited series</i> …


Sam Smith, Miley Cyrus to perform Elton John tribute show

Sam Smith, Miley Cyrus and Coldplay's Chris Martin are set to honor Elton John at a tribute concert next month.<p>The Recording Academy announced Friday …


CMT's 53 Straight Weeks of Ratings Growth Tops All Ad-Supported Cable

TheWrap exclusively has Viacom cable channel’s 2018 “Listen Up” artist lineup<p>CMT just line-danced its way to a year’s worth of weekly growth. The …


CMT Releases '18 for 2018' Listen Up Artists

Country music’s most promising new acts are getting some love as CMT’s new class of <i>Listen Up</i> artists.<p>The network has announced its new crop of …

Kelsea Ballerini

35 Celebrity Couples We Can't Wait to See Walk Down the Aisle

By now you're probably aware that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are engaged. And as excited as we are to see them tie the knot, they aren't the only …

Prince Harry

30 Hottest Red Carpet Looks of 2017

Stars on this list know how to make an impression both off the red carpet and on — 2017 found everyone from legends like Tim McGraw and Faith Hill to …

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Inside Jessie James Decker's Hustle, From Her No. 1 Country Album to Helping Veterans & Rescue Dogs

Between her music career, television appearances, and her successful fashion line, it seems possible Jessie James Decker might pass herself as she's …

Eric Decker

Top 10 Country Music Videos of 2017

10<p>The Zac Brown Band went, appropriately, back to their roots for their "Roots" music video: "This is in memory of every dive bar that I've played in …

Tim McGraw

Why Maren Morris Released 'Dear Hate' After Vegas Shooting

Maren Morris made a powerful statement when she released "Dear Hate" following the mass shooting in Las Vegas on Oct. 1. But the track was actually …

Country Music

Songs For Screens: Country Superstar Songwriter Natalie Hemby Steps Out; Sia Brings Holiday Cheer to JCPenney

<i>“Songs for Screens” (formerly known as “</i><i>Synch This</i><i>”) is a Variety column written by Andrew Hampp, a VP at New York-based music sponsorship and</i> …

Sam Hunt Is Far And Away The Biggest Name In Country Music When It Comes To Streaming

The numbers connected to streaming music platforms may be growing every day, but that doesn’t mean everyone is benefitting equally. Hip-hop stars have been riding this wave all the way to the top, and now even those artists that have yet to hear their songs on the radio or who surely aren’t …

Steven Tyler

New Music Releases for 2018

The calendar says it's time for a new country album from some of the format's biggest stars, but right now it's newcomers and singer-songwriters …

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Nashville's biggest December concerts: Garth Brooks, Janet Jackson and more

Music City doesn't wind down in the final weeks of 2017.

Garth Brooks

2017's Taste of Country Fan Choice Awards Winners Revealed!

The votes are all in, and the winners of the 2017 Taste of Country Fan Choice Awards include some outside-the-box artists whose fans really came …

Jason Aldean

The 50 Best Pop Songs Of 2017

Only facts here.

Bodak Yellow

The biggest trends in music in 2017 amounted to one thing: a shift in power

In the world of music in 2017, there were many big moments: the dominance of "Despacito;" the latest albums from Taylor Swift, Kendrick Lamar and …

Stephen Paddock

Maren Morris' 'Love Song' Enters Country Airplay Chart's Top 10

Also, David Lee Murphy returns to Hot Country Songs.<p>Singer-songwriter Maren Morris banks her third top 10 on s Country Airplay chart (dated Dec. 16), …


Country Music Hall of Fame Announces New Exhibits for 2018

The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum in Nashville has announced a wide-ranging slate of new exhibits coming in 2018.<p>Little Big Town, Ralph …

Country Music

11 Life-Changing Things To Try In December

Because we tried them for you in November!<p><i>Let us know in the comments what sorts of things you’d like us to review next month!</i>

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2017’s Top Pics: Hot Couples Coupling

Kelsea Ballerini and Morgan Evans (Getty Images)<p>Maren Morris and Ryan Hurd (Instagram)<p>Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani (Getty Images)<p>Jason and Brittany …

Keith Urban

Alison Krauss' chance to pull ahead

Much of the focus on this year's Grammy Award nominations has been on the strong showing for hip-hop and urban music, and by artists of color and …


Taylor Swift + More Women Have Most Added Songs on Country Radio

Rising country singer Brooke Eden made it a point to congratulate four of her female peers who are in the top five most added songs on country radio …

Country Music

Nashville New Year's Events: 2018 Guide

It's never too early to start thinking about New Year's Eve! Here's your guide to fireworks and other events happening in and near …


Your week in concerts: Check out John Mayer, Maren Morris at Alice in Winterland

There’s so much going on with the Bay Area live music scene this week. Your best bets include the doubleheader of John Mayer and Maren Morris at the …


Seven Reasons why you should go to the Music City Bowl

Music City BowlKentucky did not lose consecutive games in the 2017 season until the final two games of the year, leaving a sour taste in the mouthes …


Midland, Lauren Alaina, Luke Combs Among 2018 CRS New Faces

The five artists selected as Country Radio Seminar New Faces are bonafide hitmakers with seven No. 1 singles between them.Continue reading…

Country Music

Here's A List Of 2018 Concert Tours You'll Want To Get Tickets To ASAP

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Maren Morris Claps Back To Mean Tweet By Offering M&G's

After posting this photo...<p><b>Maren Morris</b> received this tweet.<p>In true Maren fashion, she claps back to the hater tweet with this: