Kenny Chesney Reveals Inspiration Behind New Album

Kenny Chesney’s new album, Life On A Rock, is easily his most personal project to date. The songs, some of which date back to 2006 (the most recent written last year), were never intended to make it onto an album but still became a full body of work. During a recent Q&A session with Billboard, [...] Read More

Scotty McCreery & Lauren Alaina Make Opry Debut, Attend CMA Music Festival

Not only have American Idol winner Scotty McCreery and runner-up Lauren Alaina gained fame and record deals – next week they’ll enjoy icing on the cake of their already-successful country careers by making their Grand Ole Opry debuts during CMA Music Festival week. On Friday, June 10, Scotty and Alaina will perform on the Opry [...] Read More

Dierks Bentley Hints at Next Album

What will Dierks Bentley‘s next record sound like? If you think his new single, “Am I The Only One,” is an indication, you may be right…or not. Dierks tells Billboard magazine he’s already cut 15 tracks for the follow-up album to his critically-acclaimed bluegrass-flavored Up On The Ridge CD. But “Am I The Only One” is [...] Read More

Brad Paisley: “Somewhere between Charlie Sheen & Oprah”

Brad Paisley is frequently featured in our Top 10 Country Tweets of the Week. He’s found the perfect balance between letting fans peek behind the curtain into his private life and not sharing too much. And he does it all with humor. But Brad tells Billboard magazine that initially, he only signed up for Twitter because [...] Read More