Dan + Shay Score Country Veteran Karen Waldrup on ‘The Voice’

Dan + Shay landed country veteran Karen Waldrup for their team on Season 25 of The Voice on Tuesday night (Feb. 27) … but not before blocking fellow country coach Reba McEntire. Waldrup took the stage during the Season 25 Blind Auditions on The Voice on Tuesday evening to sing Jo Dee Messina‘s “Bye, Bye,” […]

Kevin Costner’s ‘Horizon’ Movie Trailer Drops

Kevin Costner looks to be up against an old foe in the movie trailer for Part 1 of Horizon: An American Saga. The three-minute clip is an official introduction to the new movie’s plot, cast and setting. Horizon: An American Saga is a mid-to-late 19th century look at expansion in the American West after the Civil […]

Why Jason Aldean Pushed So Hard to Send ‘Small Town’ to Radio

Before he released “Try That in a Small Town” last May, Jason Aldean didn’t expect it to be quite as polarizing as it turned out to be, but he knew his song had the potential to ruffle some feathers. In a recent conversation with American Songwriter — which marks the first time Aldean has talked […]

‘Yellowstone’ Creator Taylor Sheridan Shares Insane Work Schedule

Taylor Sheridan is best known as the man behind the mega-successful Yellowstone franchise, but he’s also working on a number of others shows — often simultaneously. In a recent interview, Sheridan reveals the extremely punishing schedule he keeps in order to keep cranking out the hits. In addition to writing and directing Yellowstone, Sheridan also created, […]

19 County Stars Who Have Their Own Bars and Restaurants

Bars and restaurants seem to be synonymous with country music. There’s just something about good food, good drinks and good eatin’ that soothes the soul, much like country songs do. Countless singer-songwriters in the genre reminisce about the years they spent on barstools in similar bars, singing for anyone who would listen. It’s a tale […]

Kevin Costner, Christine Baumgartner Finalize Their Divorce

February 16 marks the end of Kevin Costner and Christine Baumgartner’s marriage. The estranged couple, who began the process of separating last summer, finalized their divorce just two days after Valentine’s Day. The pair initially settled on terms in September, but it became official after Baumgartner’s attorneys filed documents to excuse both parties from completing a […]

Toby Keith Just Had His Biggest Song Sales Week Ever

In the aftermath of his death, Toby Keith‘s music is continuing to reach new heights of listenership. The singer posthumously had the best week of his career on the Billboard Digital Song Sales chart last week, according to a report from Forbes. Keith’s “Don’t Let the Old Man In” was his best-selling song that week, […]

Vince Gill Invites T. Graham Brown to Join the Grand Ole Opry

T. Graham Brown is headed to the Grand Ole Opry. According to a post to social media, Vince Gill invited the veteran country hitmaker to join the country music institution during an appearance on Graham’s show on SiriusXM on Tuesday (Feb. 20). “BREAKING: @VGcom has invited @TGrahamBrown to become the newest member of the Grand […]

15 Items Amazon Will Not Accept As Returns Even When Unopened

So, you bought too much during Prime Day. Or maybe you got a little carried away with your holiday shopping. Lucky for you Amazon has a ton of options for where to return that extra stuff you thought was needed. From Kohl’s to Staples to actual Amazon stores, there is myriad of locations to drop-off returns. […]

Former President Jimmy Carter Marks One Year in Hospice

Former U.S. president Jimmy Carter has now been in hospice care for one full year. Carter — who, at 99 years old, is the country’s longest-living president — entered hospice one year ago on Sunday (Feb. 18) following “a series of short hospital stays,” according to USA Today. The former president has battled cancer since […]