Lionel Richie’s Tuskegee Is the Year’s Best-Selling Album So Far

Lionel Richie’s Tuskegee, a collection of duets with Lionel and some of country’s biggest stars, is the best-selling album released in 2012 for the first half of the year. Tuskegee sold approximately 912,000 copies by the mid-year point that ended July 1. It comes in just behind Adele’s 21 for total sales of all albums [...] Read More

Kenny Rogers Gives Top 3 Performance at Bonnaroo

Country fans may have had their eyes on CMA Music Festival in Nashville over the weekend but just down the road in Manchester, Tenn., the 2012 Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival was taking place, offering four days of music and more than 60 hours of performances from rock music’s biggest names and newcomers alike. But [...] Read More

Miranda Lambert, Eric Church & More Featured on Now That’s What I Call Country Vol. 5

Now That’s What I Call Country Vol. 5 will be released by Universal Music Group Nashville on June 12. The compilation album will include 18 songs from artists including Miranda Lambert, Eric Church, Luke Bryan, Lionel Richie, Blake Shelton, Keith Urban, Taylor Swift, Lady Antebellum and Brad Paisley. In total, the album will hold 15 [...] Read More

Carrie Underwood Back at No. 1 on Top 20

The theme of GAC’s Top 20 Country Countdown this week is new! New videos by Jana Kramer and Rodney Atkins made their countdown debuts and Thompson Square’s latest, “Glass,” got a bit of a makeover, going from black and white to color. Host Nan Kelley counted down this week’s Top 20 videos, chosen by your [...] Read More

Hunter Hayes Reclaims the Top Spot on Top 20

Carrie Underwood and Hunter Hayes might be hitting the road together this fall, but right now, they’re ruling the top of the charts on GAC’s Top 20 Country Countdown! After spending the last couple of weeks at No. 1 with “Good Girl,” Carrie falls to No. 2 on the countdown with Hunter reclaiming the top [...] Read More