Top 10 Country Tweets of the Week

Country music stars sure love Twitter! This week, Joe Bonsall of the Oak Ridge Boys gets retro, Carrie Underwood promises a win at next year’s City of Hope Celebrity Softball Challenge while David Nail updates fans on his broken finger from this year’s softball game, Blake Shelton returns to The Voice and Lee Brice has [...] Read More

Randy Travis, Rodney Atkins Film PBS Special Pa’s Fiddle: America’s Music

Randy Travis, Rodney Atkins, Ronnie Milsap, Ashton Shepherd and The Roys are among the country artists joining award-winning musician and musical director Randy Scruggs and an all-star string band to bring Charles ‘Pa’ Ingalls’ old time fiddle music to life as part of a PBS special filmed at Middle Tennessee State University, reports The Daily [...] Read More

GAC’s Top 50 Videos of 2011

Each year GAC asks fans to help us choose the best of the best country music videos released during the prior 12 months for our year end Top 50 Videos of the Year countdown. Here are the voting results for 2011 based on videos released and added to the GAC playlist from Nov. 1, 2010 [...] Read More

Billboard‘s Top 50 Country Artists of 2011

Billboard.com has released their list of the Top Country Artists of 2011. Artists are ranked based on album sales, song downloads and airplay, touring revenue, Social 50 chart action, ringtone sales and streaming data provided by Nielsen BDS. Congratulations to Taylor Swift for being named the Top Country Artist of 2011! What do you think [...] Read More

Jason Aldean, Zac Brown Band Lead American Country Awards Nominees

The second annual American Country Awards will air live from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas Monday, Dec. 5, 8-10 p.m. ET live/PT tape-delayed, on FOX. Jason Aldean and Zac Brown Band lead the nominees with eight nominations each; Thompson Square earned seven nods; and The Band Perry and Taylor Swift each garnered [...] Read More