Dierks Bentley’s “Say You Do” Moves In as No. 1 Song

May 2, 2015
It’s taken 30 weeks for it to make the climb, but Dierks Bentley’s “Say You Do” has finally reached the No. 1 spot on Billboard’s country airplay chart. This is Bentley’s 13th chart-topper. Meanwhile, on the albums side, Reba’s Love Somebody occupies the top tier for the second straight week. The highest debut album this... Read more »

Stars Return to Texas for iHeartRadio Country Festival

May 1, 2015
If anyone can lead a massive music festival featuring Tim McGraw, Brad Paisley, Rascal Flatts, Little Big Town, Dierks Bentley, Brantley Gilbert, Justin Moore, The Band Perry, Sam Hunt and Tyler Farr, it’s Jennifer Nettles and Darius Rucker. Nettles and Rucker have been tapped to host the 2015 iHeartRadio Country Festival, taking place Saturday (May... Read more »

Go Backstage With Florida Georgia Line

May 1, 2015
This weekend on an all-new CMT Hot 20 Countdown, we’re at the Grand Ole Opry to celebrate its 90th anniversary and will also be backstage with Scotty McCreery, Frankie Ballard, Kellie Pickler and Florida Georgia Line. Does FGL’s Brian Kelley have babies on the brain? Plus, his marriage advice to musical partner Tyler Hubbard, and... Read more »

Kenny Chesney, Jason Aldean Talk Stadium Tour Launch

May 1, 2015
It’s May. And that means summer is almost here. And more importantly, it means the Kenny Chesney/Jason Aldean co-headlining tour is already here. In addition to their other individual tour dates, the two superstars will kick of a string of a dozen stadium dates together — combining Chesney’s Big Revival tour and Aldean’s Burn It... Read more »

Recap: Party Down South: Down This Road Before

May 1, 2015
This episode starts off on a positive note: Howie, Tiffany’s dad, is doing better, and Tiffany is coming back to the house! Once the house finds out, they decide to go out to the bars to celebrate. However, Mattie can’t because her teeth still hurt. No worries though, a good night’s rest is probably good... Read more »


Baltimore Celebrates Curfew Being Lifted With Rally

May 3, 2015
Curfew began last week after riots followed funeral of Freddie Gray.

101-Year-Old Pulled From Rubble One Week After Earthquake

May 3, 2015
The man, trapped in his collapsed home, reportedly had only minor injuries.

Prince Harry on Royal Baby: 'I Can't Wait to Meet Her'

May 3, 2015
Prince Charles, Camilla and the Middletons visit Will and Kate.

Quakes Hit California, but No Damage or Injuries Reported

May 3, 2015
Quakes around 4.0 magnitude rattle California; no immediate reports of damage or injuries

NYPD Officer 'Fighting for His Life'; Suspect Denied Bail

May 3, 2015
Shot NYPD officer shooting 'fighting for his life'; suspect had spent over 5 years in prison

Slain Trooper's Parents Say They Forgive Suspected Ambusher

May 3, 2015
Parents of slain trooper say they forgive alleged gunman who sparked 48-day manhunt