Taylor Swift & Kenny Chesney Top Billboard’s Top 40 Money Makers List

Two of country music’s biggest superstars have topped Billboard’s annual Top 40 Money Makers list. Taylor Swift takes the crown as the highest, earning $39,699,575.60 in 2013 while Kenny Chesney comes in at No. 2, racking up $32,956,240.70 last year. Billboard used data supplied by Nielsen SoundScan to calculate earnings from touring, recorded-music sales, publishing [...] Read More

Danielle Bradbery Gets Career Advice from Taylor Swift

Danielle Bradbery had never stepped foot on a stage before auditioning for NBC’s The Voice. She has been learning from the best since being crowned the show’s season four winner and signing with her label, Big Machine Records. There are three artists in particular that have been more than willing to give her advice, including [...] Read More

Top 10 Country Tweets of the Week

Country music stars sure love Twitter! This week, Blake Shelton and Usher have a moment while watching The Voice, Brad Paisley plays Nashville, Taylor Swift has a beach day with Lorde, and Cole Swindell and Thomas Rhett might be living out Dierks Bentley’s “Drunk On A Plane” song from his new album. Plus, Little Big [...] Read More

Taylor Swift Adds Japan Date to Asian Leg of RED Tour

Taylor Swift has added a Tokyo, Japan date to the Southeast Asia leg of her RED Tour. Kicking off in Tokyo on June 1, the tour will travel through Indonesia, the Philippines, Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore. The RED Tour spent much of 2013 covering North America, Australia and New Zealand, and recently wrapped a run [...] Read More

Top 10 Country Tweets of the Week

Country music stars sure love Twitter! This week, Taylor Swift gets a haircut while Carrie Underwood, Martina McBride and LeAnn Rimes have hair concerns of their own, Darius Rucker has a frosty meet and greet and Billy Currington is lost in Bangkok. Plus, Brad Paisley “meets” Sarah Michelle Gellar! Here are our picks for this [...] Read More