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Carrie Underwood Fans Defend Her After Demi Lovato Makes Jab on ‘The X Factor’
Carrie Underwood fans are a loyal and vocal bunch. Care Bears leapt to the singer's defense immediately after 'X Factor' judge, singer and actress Demi Lovato made a somewhat innocuous comment to a contestant on the reality singing show that was interpreted as a diss of Underwood.
Toby Keith Foundation to Open OK Kids Korral on November 21
With years of planning and golf tournament fundraising behind it, the Toby Keith Foundation will finally and officially open the OK Kids Korral. The facility, which was a labor of love for Keith and his organization, is a cost-free, home-away-from-home for pediatric cancer patients and their familie…
Carrie Underwood Gushes Over Co-Stars in ‘Sound of Music Live!’ Rehearsal Video
Carrie Underwood is well aware that the upcoming NBC broadcast 'The Sound of Music Live!' is unexpected, since live musical TV is beyond rare these days. In a new 30-second clip from rehearsals, the star, who will play Maria, gushes about her co-stars, saying the talent is "off th…
Rodney Atkins Marries Rose Falcon
Rodney Atkins and fellow country singer Rose Falcon are officially husband and wife.
Lauren Alaina Reveals New Song ‘Same Day, Different Bottle’ Is About Dad’s Alcoholism
Lauren Alaina debuted a new song at the CMT Next Women of Country event in Nashville this week -- but not just any song. The teen reveals that the intimate and emotionally resonant track 'Same Day, Different Bottle' is about her father, J.J. Suddeth, who recently completed a stint in …
Luke Bryan to Perform on American Music Awards
The hits keep on coming for Luke Bryan. He just sold out New York City's famed Madison Square Garden in five minutes and added a second show. Now, the 'Drink a Beer' singer has confirmed his participation at the 2013 American Music Awards. Bryan will be performing at the ceremony…
Jake Owen Uses Twitter to Connect With Fans, Not Push an Agenda
The 2013 CMAs are right around the corner, and Jake Owen is psyched about the event, but even more about connecting with his devoted fanbase.
Von Trapp Children Cast in Carrie Underwood’s ‘The Sound of Music’
Another pertinent and pivotal piece of the puzzle has fallen into place for Carrie Underwood's 'The Sound of Music.' The powers-that-be at the NBC production, which will air live on Dec. 5, have cast the von Trapp children.
Jake Owen’s Dad Is Officially Cancer-Free!
Great news for Jake Owen. His father, Steve, has been dealing with cancer and accompanying treatments for the better part of 2013, but he is now cancer-free!
Jennifer Nettles, Darius Rucker and Rascal Flatts Pay Tribute to Kenny Rogers at 2013 CMAs
Jennifer Nettles introduced the Kenny Rogers tribute at the 2013 CMA Awards (Nov. 6). Rogers was honored with the Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award, but before he received his trophy, he enjoyed modern acts performing a medley of his songs before joining him in song.
Jason Aldean Reveals There Were Problems in His Marriage Before Cheating Scandal
In a pre-CMAs special with Robin Roberts, Jason Aldean opened up about the end of his marriage to high school sweetheart Jessica Ussery.
Shania Twain to Be Featured on Her Own Stamp
There are plenty of ways that prove that a celebrity or a star has really and truly arrived. They get a record deal, sell millions of albums, pack a residency in Las Vegas or get their own wax figure. But a musician has unquestionably made a lasting cultural impact when they get their own postage st…