Superstar Collaborations Revealed for 2017 CMT Music Awards

May 24, 2017
The Chainsmokers and Florida Georgia Line will deliver their first TV performance together at the 2017 CMT Music Awards. Additionally, Earth, Wind & Fire will embark on a genre-bending jam with Lady Antebellum during the awards show airing live from Nashville on June 7. Keith Urban and Carrie Underwood’s first-ever performance on any CMT stage... Read more »

Maren Morris: “Music Tethers Us”

May 24, 2017
After a suspected suicide bomber killed 22 people just outside an Ariana Grande concert at the Manchester Arena in England on Monday (May 22), singers around the world shared their sympathies on social media. And Maren Morris took things one step further by telling her fans and followers not to let that attack scare them... Read more »

Chris Stapleton Brings Actor Chris Pratt to Tears

May 24, 2017
Actor Chris Pratt is a country music fan. That much, we knew, given his recent reaction to Tim McGraw. But he took to Instagram this week to share with his fans how much it means to him to have a few country artists love him right back. Like Chris Stapleton, who had sent a gift... Read more »

Thomas Rhett Says “Life Took a Turn”

May 24, 2017
Willa Gray, Thomas Rhett’s 18-month-old daughter from Uganda, may be new to his fans. But he’s been getting to know her long before he and his wife Lauren brought her home to Tennessee earlier in May. “We’ve been in the adoption process forever, so I’ve spent a bunch of time with her in Uganda. I’m... Read more »

Kenny Wayne Shepherd Debuts Lament to Lost Love With “Baby Got Gone”

May 24, 2017
This is not a test, y’all. This is the Kenny Wayne Shepherd in your face with the most rollicking country-infused rock track you’ve heard in a long time. It’s been almost twenty years since the release of the Louisiana native’s signature song “Blue on Black,” and in that time, he’s traveled the world and played... Read more »


Brother of Manchester bomber knew an attack was coming: Libyan official

May 24, 2017
Monday night's attack killed 22 people.

Authorities find bomb-making workshop in Abedi's home, officials say

May 24, 2017
He had apparently stockpiled enough chemicals to make additional bombs.

Flynn hit with more subpoenas, may be held in contempt

May 24, 2017
Senate Intelligence Committee members say all options are on the table.

Ex-Trump adviser says he'll testify before House intel panel on Russian election interference

May 24, 2017
Page is a former foreign policy adviser to Trump’s campaign.

Democrats flip 2 state legislature seats in Trump districts

May 24, 2017
Democrats hope these are the first splashes of an impending blue wave.

New TSA procedures target electronics, food

May 24, 2017
The agency says the changes will shrink security lines.