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Carrie Underwood & Husband Welcome Baby Boy, Jacob Bryan Fisher

Carrie Underwood & Husband Welcome Baby Boy, Jacob Bryan Fisher

Carrie Underwood and husband Mike Fisher welcomed baby boy Jacob Bryan Fisher into the world on Jan. 21. Carrie revealed the news via Instagram with three pics of baby Jacob Bryan, saying: “Jacob Bryan Fisher entered the world in the wee hours of the morning on Monday…his mom, dad and big brother couldn’t be happier…MORE

Thomas Rhett Scores 12th No. 1 Single With “Sixteen”

Thomas Rhett Scores 12th No. 1 Single With “Sixteen”

Thomas Rhett scored the 12th No. 1 single of his career as “Sixteen” topped both the Billboard Country Airplay chart and Mediabase chart this week. The tune is the fifth single from TR’s 2017 album, Life Changes, to reach No. 1, following “Craving You,” “Unforgettable,” “Marry Me” and “Life Changes.” In case you were wondering,…MORE

Chris Stapleton Announces New Tour With Brothers Osborne, Margo Price & More

Chris Stapleton Announces New Tour With Brothers Osborne, Margo Price & More

Chris Stapleton will hit the road this summer and fall for his headlining All-American Road Show Tour. Kicking off on July 9 in Allentown, Pa., the tour will make additional stops in Omaha, Toronto, Memphis, Louisville and more. Special guest openers include Margo Price, Brent Cobb, Brothers Osborne, The Marcus King Band and Kendell Marvel.…MORE

Dan + Shay Reveal New Single, “All to Myself” [Listen]

Dan + Shay Reveal New Single, “All to Myself” [Listen]

Dan Smyers and Shay Mooney of Dan + Shay will try to score the sixth No. 1 single of their career with the release of “All to Myself,” which ships to country radio on Feb. 11. Penned by Dan, Shay, Jordan Reynolds and Nicolle Galyon, “All to Myself” will be the third single released from…MORE

Trace Adkins Announces 40-City “Don’t Stop Tour”

Trace Adkins Announces 40-City “Don’t Stop Tour”

In addition to supporting Blake Shelton’s Friends and Heroes Tour in February and March, Trace Adkins will hit the road for a headlining tour of his own this year. Trace’s 40-date Don’t Stop Tour 2019 will kick off on Feb. 9 in San Antonio, before Trace shifts gears to join Blake on tour. Trace will…MORE

Loretta Lynn to Be Honored With Lifetime Achievement Award by Nashville Songwriters Association International

Loretta Lynn to Be Honored With Lifetime Achievement Award by Nashville Songwriters Association International

The Nashville Songwriters Association International announced that Loretta Lynn will be the recipient of the Kris Kristofferson Lifetime Achievement Award, which is the organization’s highest honor. The award is given in recognition to a songwriter whose works have made a significant contribution to the American songbook and who has inspired the careers of others. The…MORE

Country Music Hall of Fame Member Maxine Brown of The Browns Has Died

Country Music Hall of Fame Member Maxine Brown of The Browns Has Died

Maxine Brown Russell, one-third of the Country Music Hall of Fame group The Browns, died on Jan. 21 from complications of heart and kidney disease. Maxine was 87 years old. Maxine and brother Jim Ed Brown performed together in the early 1950s. After younger sister Bonnie Brown graduated from high school, the siblings formed a…MORE

Garth Brooks Reveals the Name of His Upcoming Studio Album

Garth Brooks Reveals the Name of His Upcoming Studio Album

Garth Brooks just wants to have fun. On his Inside Studio G series on Facebook Live on Jan. 21, the G-Man revealed his upcoming studio album will be titled Fun. “We’re just going to call it Fun,” said Garth. “There it is. That’s all it’s going to be. It’s just been a fun thing to…MORE

Lauren Alaina & Alex Hopkins Call Off Their Engagement

Lauren Alaina & Alex Hopkins Call Off Their Engagement

Lauren Alaina and Alex Hopkins have called off their engagement. Lauren and Alex, who got engaged in July 2018, announced they were ending their six-year relationship via a joint statement on Instagram. “Over the last several years, you have been so supportive of us through all of our ups and downs, including personal struggles with…MORE

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JANUARY 23, 2019

LAUREN ALAINA and her fiancé Alex Hopkins have called off their engagement. They’ve been together since 2012 when they met in high school, but things have changed a lot since they got engaged last summer.  They hit up Instagram to say, “While we still have love for each other, we’ve grown into very different people…

JANUARY 18, 2019

Here’s an Internet challenge: Defend your favorite villain.  Here are a few examples: Tom from “Tom & Jerry”: “That’s his job. He’s a cat and there’s literally a rodent in the house.” The Trix Rabbit: “All he wanted was a bowl of cereal and those kids never offered him some, so he turned to a…