Country Music News

  • Darius Rucker Tapes Hometown Instant Jam

    Nothing compares to home sweet home, as Darius Rucker saw firsthand Wednesday (Aug. 26). The award-winning singer traveled to Charleston, South Carolina, for a surprise concert for CMT’s Instant Jam series. Performing some of his own songs, along with a handful of cover tunes, Rucker delighted the few hundred fans lucky enough to nab wristbands... Read more »

  • Rascal Flatts Would Have Settled for a Second Single

    When I think back to the country music I loved in 2000, two words say it all: Rascal Flatts. I’d never heard of them, and then voila, I couldn’t stop hearing about them. Their debut single “Prayin’ for Daylight” seemed to come out of nowhere. It was so cool to watch a brand new band... Read more »

  • Maddie & Tae Ready to Start Here

    Country newcomers Maddie & Tae are ready to spread their wings and fly with Friday’s (Aug. 28) release of their debut album, Start Here. The duo of Maddie Marlow and Taylor Dye grabbed attention with their No. 1 hit, “Girl in a Country Song,” but they had some serious discussions together about what their first... Read more »

  • Reading Between Blake Shelton’s Tweets

    Blake Shelton recently tweeted something other than how badly he needed a drink or how drunk he was or how much firewood he was chopping. Wrote a song so important to me I can't believe it.. Thank you Jon Randall and @JessiLAlexander… — Blake Shelton (@blakeshelton) August 21, 2015 Jessi Alexander is one of Nashville’s... Read more »

  • Alan Jackson: “Music Is a Medicine for Me”

    Picture this: A country newcomer who only has one breakout hit — “Here in the Real World” — is meeting a country legend for the first time. In this video about the making of his latest album, Angels and Alcohol, Alan Jackson tells the story of meeting George Jones for the first time back in... Read more »

Trish has been nominated for Most Popular DJ at his year's Country Music People's Choice Awards. Huge thanks to everyone who voted!

The awards will be presented January 22 in Tamworth. 

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