2013 Rewind: No. 5 – Country Stars Aid Tornado & Boston Marathon Victims

One of the cornerstones of country music is giving back. When disaster struck in 2013, country’s biggest stars were there to offer their support. When an E5 tornado ripped through Moore, Oklahoma on May 20, 2013, killing 23 people and injuring 377 and leaving the town in ruins, country stars — many of whom hail [...] Read More

Merle Haggard, Blake Shelton & More to Perform at GRAMMY Awards

The first round of performers for the 56th Annual GRAMMY Awards have been announced and they have a strong country flavor. Merle Haggard, Kris Kristofferson, Willie Nelson and Blake Shelton will join together for a special “GRAMMY Moment.” Hosted by LL COOL J, the GRAMMYS will air live on CBS on Sunday, January 26 at [...] Read More

Country Stars Remember Ray Price

As news of Ray Price’s death spread on Monday, country stars offered their condolences and memories of the country legend. Willie Nelson, who counted Ray among his closest friends, issued this statement about his passing: We are sad beyond words at the passing of our good friend, the legendary Ray Price. Our prayers are for [...] Read More

Willie Nelson’s Band Members Injured in Tour Bus Crash

Great American Country sends our thoughts and prayers to the members of Willie Nelson’s band, who were injured when their bus hit a bridge pillar in East Texas Saturday morning, reports KABC-TV. Three of Willie’s band members were injured in the accident. Seven people were on the bus including the driver, who was driving through [...] Read More

GAC Album Review: Willie Nelson’s To All The Girls…

Willie Nelson’s third studio album in less than 18 months pairs the music icon with a who’s-who list of female vocalists for a moving collection of duets. To All The Girls…, which is available now, is a love letter to women everywhere as the 80-year-old entertainer orchestrates a thoughtful and inspired project. Over the course [...] Read More