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Blake Shelton and ‘The Voice’ Coaches Playfully Bicker in Season 5 Promos
Season 5 of 'The Voice' kicks off on Sept. 23 at 8PM ET on NBC, with three-time coach champ Blake Shelton gunning for his fourth victory. New promos hyping the season and the return of coaches Cee Lo Green and Christina Aguilera, who sat out Season 4 last spring, find the old crew playfull…
Miranda Lambert Is Back in the Studio
Miranda Lambert is back in the studio, possibly working on her fifth album. The 'Baggage Claim' singer took to Twitter, a preferred mode of communication for her, to share what she has been up to and even provided some photographic evidence.
Chris Young’s Scary Leg Infection Was Caused by … What?!
Chris Young had a pretty big health scare earlier this month, when an infection in his leg required quick surgery and for him to sit out a few tour dates. It was said to be some sort of bacterial issue, but the singer has revealed a very simple, surprising cause of the problem -- one that many of hi…
Randy Travis Sets Release Date for New Album, ‘Influence Vol. 1: The Man I Am’
Randy Travis had a rough summer. He suffered a stoke, had emergency surgery to save his life and is currently in recovery. But despite his intense health issues, the singer will release his 21st studio effort, 'Influence Vol. 1: The Man I Am,' this fall.
Taylor Swift Snags Female Video of the Year at the 2013 VMAs
Taylor Swift's ardent, dedicated fanbase did it again. The singer won the fan-voted Female Video of the Year at the 2013 MTV VMAs, with no disruption from her nemesis Kanye West this time ... thankfully!
Kanye West Changed Perspective on Taylor Swift Since Becoming a Father
This again? Well, with the 2013 MTV VMAs set for this weekend, it was bound to come up…again. Kanye West admitted in a TV interview on 'Kris' (Aug. 23) that his perspective on Taylor Swift, whose 2009 VMAs acceptance speech he famously crashed, has changed now that he is a father wi…
Stephen Moyer Cast Opposite Carrie Underwood in ‘Sound of Music’
Carrie Underwood will star in a live, three-hour production of 'The Sound of Music' for NBC set to air on Dec. 5. Who will play Captain von Trapp, the widowed father of seven, opposite her perky, beautiful voiced governess Maria? It's a familiar face for fans of vampire fare.
Brad Paisley Joined by John Fogerty, Chris Young in a Wheelchair at California Show
At his Shoreline Amphitheater gig in Mountain View, Calif. on Thursday (Aug. 22), Brad Paisley had a few special guests, among them classic rocker John Fogerty and tourmate Chris Young, who is recovering from a leg infection and surgery which caused him to table a few gigs.
Tim McGraw’s Daughters Don’t Listen to Dad’s Music … They Love One Direction
Tim McGraw's three daughters aren't that much different than most teenage girls, besides the fact that their dad is one of the most famous country stars on the planet. While Dad's music puts food on the table and a roof over their heads, it's not what's blaring from their st…
Keith Urban Is ‘So Sorry’ About Canceled Concert in Austin, Texas
Keith Urban was fully dressed, amped up and ready to perform, but he couldn't take the stage in Austin, Texas as scheduled on Thursday (Aug. 15).
Toby Keith Gets His Own Street and Day in Illinois
Toby Keith is smack dab in the middle of his Hammer Down Tour but the 'Red Solo Cup' singer and beloved country star made a pit stop in Chicago to host the private grand opening of a new Toby Keith I Love This Bar and Grill outpost in the region and to get both a day and a street named aft…
George Strait Covers Billboard, Says ‘I’ve Got a Lot Left in the Tank’
George Strait doesn't do many interviews, but he did grant Billboard the rare chat in his new cover story. Strait has always maintained an air of mystery, preferring to let his music do the majority of the talking. But he does have a message for the music business and for fans.