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Jennifer Nettles Has Noodly Nicknames for Son Magnus
Sugarland singer Jennifer Nettles is in love with being a mom – that's abundantly clear. Her son Magnus Hamilton Miller just celebrated his first birthday (Dec. 6) and has brought tons of joy into mommy's life. She revealed that she and husband Justin Miller have plenty of noodly nic…
Willie Nelson Pulls Out of SeaWorld Gig: ‘What They Do Is Not OK’
Willie Nelson has opted to pull out of a planned SeaWorld gig in 2014 due a simple fact: He has problems with how SeaWorld treats its animals.
Love and Theft Babies Jett and Camden Meet, Become Instant Friends
Baby BFFs! Love and Theft expanded their collective family on Monday (Dec. 2) when band member Stephen Barker Liles and fiancee Jenna Kennedy welcomed their newborn son Jett Barker Liles.
Granger Smith Ditches the Cubicle for Country Air in ‘Miles and Mud Tires’ Video
Granger Smith plays an office drone and cubicle dweller in the 'Miles and Mud Tires' video -- at first, anyway. He doesn't last long in that closed-off environment, happily trading it for something a little more ... country.
Garth Brooks Announces Two More Las Vegas Shows, This Time With His Band
Garth Brooks has booked two new dates at his favorite Las Vegas haunt -- the Wynn Las Vegas -- in early January. While the country music legend has done several years worth of insanely successful solo residencies at the Encore Theater, these two dates will be extra special.
Love and Theft’s Stephen Barker Liles Welcomes Baby Boy
It's a boy -- but we already knew that! Love and Theft's Stephen Barker Liles and his fiancée Jenna Kennedy welcomed their first child on Monday (Dec. 2) in Nashville.
Jake Owen Used to Feel Empty, But Now His Life Has Substance
Jake Owen has achieved an enviable measure of success in country music over the past few years. The singer, who is releasing 'Days of Gold' on Tuesday (Dec. 3), is grateful for his professional achievements, but truth be told, it's his personal rewards he's most proud of -- espec…
Rascal Flatts Figure Out ‘A Strange Way to Save the World’ at 2013 ‘CMA Country Christmas’
The 2013 'CMA Country Christmas' special was a mixed bag of upbeat, fun and festive holiday classics along with several heartfelt, sincere, hymn-like songs. Rascal Flatts performed twice and chose to be lighthearted for one track and more thoughtful with the other.
Jennifer Nettles and Mary. J. Blige Duet on ‘Do You Hear What I Hear?’ at ‘CMA Country Chr…
Diva alert! Jennifer Nettles -- who served as the host of the 2013 'CMA Country Christmas' on Monday (Dec. 2) -- sang many songs through the evening. But perhaps her most powerful moment was her absolutely gorgeous duet with soul singer Mary J. Blige, 'Do You Hear What …
Trace Adkins Sings ‘Silent Night’ at 2013 ‘CMA Country Christmas’
Trace Adkins has a rough and tumble image, but underneath it all, the big and burly, deep-voiced singer is a teddy bear. He showed off his thoughtful side during the 'CMA Country Christmas' special on Monday (Dec. 2) by performing 'Silent Night,' one of the most serious songs of …
Hunter Hayes Lets It Snow on 2013 ‘CMA Country Christmas’ Special
Hunter Hayes and a handful of guitarists were a part of the 'CMA Country Christmas' special on Dec. 2, but in satellite fashion.
Taylor Swift to Participate in Grammy Nominations Concert From Australia
Taylor Swift will still participate in the annual 'The Grammy Nominations Concert Live!! - Countdown to Music's Biggest Night' even though she is out of the country on one of the overseas legs of her Red Tour.