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Josh Turner Had to Pull Off the Road When He First Heard Himself on the Radio
"If they're playing it, it means somebody out there loves it and respects it ..."
Garth Brooks Shares Date, Ticketing Details for First-Ever Concert at Notre Dame Stadium
Brooks will be the first person ever to perform a concert at Notre Dame Stadium.
2018 ACM Honors: 10 Exceptional Moments
What an incredible evening!
Jason Aldean and Florida Georgia Line’s Friendship Got Off to a Rocky Start
"Who are you and why are you in my dressing room?"
Luke Bryan Found a New Audience With ‘American Idol’ Judging Gig
"I think the people at home can tell that we really are in there for the good of these kids ..."
Bebe Rexha Called Dolly Parton’s Hatmaker for Her Crystal CMA Fest 2018 Cowboy Hat
The "Meant to Be" singer says the good luck charm was inspired by her grandmother.
Old Dominion Admit ‘Written in the Sand’ Became Bigger Than They Expected
"When we decided to put that song out, it was a big decision, because it was a departure from what we've done in the past ..."
Story Behind the Song: Dan + Shay, ‘From the Ground Up’
"At that point, we knew it could be something special ..."
Carrie Underwood: ‘A Lot of Love’ Goes Into Co-Hosting the CMA Awards
"We just want to make it a great show."
Everything You Need to Know About the 2018 CMA Awards
Get all caught up on who's hosting, who's nominated and all the other details you need to know about the 2018 CMA Awards.
Sisters in Song: Country Women Fight Bias With Friendship, Fans’ Support
"When one of us succeeds, all of us succeed."
Eric Church Isn’t Cool With Lip-Syncing: ‘I Don’t Want Young Artists Thinking That’s Okay’
Church explains why he disagrees with Garth Brooks' decision to lip-sync during his 2017 performance, and why he'd never do it himself.