Kelsea Ballerini Brings Carly Pearce Onstage For Surprise Duet

Kelsea Ballerini is currently in the midst of her Heartfirst Tour, and during a stop at Chicago’s Rosemont Theatre on Saturday night (Oct. 1), the singer had a very special surprise in store: She brought out her longtime friend and duet partner Carly Pearce for a surprise onstage rendition of “You’re Drunk, Go Home.” “I […]

Jason Aldean Marks Fifth Anniversary of Las Vegas Shootings

Jason Aldean turned to social media on Saturday (Oct. 1) to mark the fifth anniversary of the mass shootings that took place at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas in 2017, saluting his “Route 91 family.” Aldean posted a photo of himself and those who were on hand at the festival with him […]

See Brandi Carlile Bring ‘Broken Horses’ to ‘Austin City Limits’

Brandi Carlile will kick off the 48th season of Austin City Limits on Saturday night (Oct. 1), but The Boot and Taste of Country readers are getting a special sneak peek at her set today.  The acclaimed singer-songwriter’s third ACL appearance features an eclectic mix of tracks from throughout her impressive career, including cuts from her latest record, In These […]

Carrie Underwood’s Boys Are More Rambunctious Than Ever

Carrie Underwood has her hands full at home, and she’s outnumbered! Between her husband, Mike, and her two sons, Isaiah, 7, and Jacob, 3, it’s a house filled with masculinity — and bodily functions. “They’re seven and three. Everything with them is farts and wrestling,” she tells Country Countdown USA host Lon Helton of her young […]

11 Times Country Stars Called Each Other Out

One country artist calling out another in an interview or on social media is hardly new-age. Here are 11 memorable callouts from Eric Church, Miranda Lambert, Zac Brown and more. Maren Morris and Cassadee Pope‘s recent exchange with Jason Aldean‘s wife Brittany is one of the testier tensions of the last five years, but Team […]

Luke Bryan Adds Another Leg of Las Vegas Residency Dates for 2023

Luke Bryan will continue to “Kick the Dust Up” in Las Vegas into 2023: He just announced another new leg of dates for his Luke Bryan: Vegas residency at the city’s Resorts World Theatre, beginning in February. With 12 new dates at the beginning of the year, Bryan will continue a show that he says […]

Jon Pardi Didn’t Get It When His Wife Told Him She Was Pregnant

Jon Pardi and his wife Summer recently announced that they’re expecting their first child, and the singer couldn’t be more ready for the adventure that lays ahead — but back when his wife first told him the news, it took him a minute to figure out what she was trying to say. Summer planned the […]

Trace Adkins Wants Blake Shelton to Join the ‘Monarch’ Cast

New Fox series Monarch — which stars Trace Adkins opposite Susan Sarandon — already features a number of high profile country cameos, with the likes of Shania Twain, Little Big Town, Tanya Tucker and Martina McBride all making appearances in the first season. Plus, the show’s theme song, “The Card You Gamble,” was recorded by […]

‘Yellowstone’ Star Shares Comical ‘BTS Footage’ of Set ‘Vandal’

The cast and crew of Yellowstone have been hard at work shooting for the show’s upcoming Season 5, but they take some time out for fun, too. Actor Brecken Merrill turned to social media to post a humorous new video of a “cast member” who was “caught vandalizing” the set of the show. Merrill, who […]

Doobie Brothers Founding Member John Hartman Dead at 72

Musician John Hartman, who helped found the Doobie Brothers and served as their drummer on most of their biggest hits, has died. According to multiple media reports, Hartman died at the age of 72. The date, cause and circumstances of his death have not been revealed publicly. The Doobie Brothers turned to social media to […]