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Story Behind the Song: Keith Urban, ‘My Wave’
"You've gotta watch out for the shine-blockers ..."
Brett Eldredge Hopes to Help Dispel ‘Stigma’ Surrounding Mental Health Issues
The country star says he's proud to speak openly about his struggle with anxiety, because the stigma surrounding mental health issues is "so ridiculous."
Everything We Know About Eric Church’s New Album, ‘Desperate Man’
The album is scheduled for release on Oct. 5, 2018.
Morgan Evans, Kelsea Ballerini Have Each Other’s Backs By Being Honest
"It's cool to have someone who's not just saying nice things, but saying them from a place of total understanding."
Luke Combs Says Success Hasn’t Changed How His Family Treats Him
"I try not to talk about music. If it comes up, it's fine, but most of the time, we just hang out ..."
Dierks Bentley: ‘The Mountain’ Taught Him to ‘Really Go for’ Creative Ideas
"It ended up becoming, like, 'How far can we push this thing before we're told to rein it back in?'"
Luke Bryan Found a New Audience With ‘American Idol’ Judging Gig
"I think the people at home can tell that we really are in there for the good of these kids ..."
Story Behind the Song: Old Dominion, ‘Written in the Sand’
"We try to keep it conversational and keep it as real as we can."
Luke Bryan Overtakes Garth Brooks as Country Music’s Highest Paid Artist
Luke Bryan has officially claimed the top slot in a new Forbes list of country music's highest-paid superstars.
Florida Georgia Line Say Forthcoming Duet With Jason Aldean Is ‘a Big Ol’ Smash’
"There was definitely magic in the room ..."
Brett Eldredge on Hearing Himself on the Radio: ‘I Never Want That to Get Normal’
"I usually turn it up, because it never gets old for me ..."
Eric Church Isn’t Cool With Lip-Syncing: ‘I Don’t Want Young Artists Thinking That’s Okay’
Church explains why he disagrees with Garth Brooks' decision to lip-sync during his 2017 performance, and why he'd never do it himself.