Darius Rucker Does It All

By Kip Kirby © 2013 CMA Close Up® News Service / Country Music Association®, Inc. Darius Rucker wasn’t expecting interruptions during his Grand Ole Opry set on the night of Oct. 2. He was nearly through with his performance, playing songs from his upcoming third album True Believers and enjoying the response from the sellout [...] Read More

Songs from Buck Owens, Flatt & Scruggs Among GRAMMY Hall of Fame Inductees

The Recording Academy has announced the newest additions to the GRAMMY Hall of Fame collection. Among the country inductees are “Act Naturally” by Buck Owens, “Bonaparte’s Retreat” by W.H. Stepp, Foggy Mountain Banjo by Lester Flatt, Earl Scruggs and The Foggy Mountain Boys and “The Titanic” by Ernest V. ‘Pop’ Stoneman. This round of inductees [...] Read More

Brad, Vince & Keith Pay Tribute to Glen Campbell

Reigning CMA Entertainer of the Year Brad Paisley and former CMA Entertainers of the Year Vince Gill and Keith Urban will pay tribute to Country Music Hall of Fame member and former CMA Entertainer of the Year Glen Campbell during The 45th Annual CMA Awards. The three guitar virtuosos’ performance saluting the legendary singer/musician will [...] Read More

Couch Sessions with Brett Eldredge: Watch “The Way You Look Tonight”

We love hearing singer-songwriters onstage, but sometimes it’s even better to see them perform in a more casual setting. Brett Eldredge has a new web series called “Couch Sessions,” in which he does acoustic performances of songs he’s written for himself and also for other artists. 5 Things You Didn’t Know About Brett Eldredge >> [...] Read More

Tim McGraw & Faith Hill Made Into Barbies For 15th Anniversary

The traditional gift when celebrating 15 years of marriage is traditionally crystal, but Tim McGraw and Faith Hill will celebrate their milestone with plastic come fall. Mattel has created the Tim McGraw and Faith Hill Doll gift set which will be available at BarbieCollector.com in September. “Tim and Faith sent us photos of every detail, [...] Read More