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Posted by Erin Clifford on 2012/11/21
Scotty McCreery is turning his Christmas show in New York City on Friday into a fund raiser for victims of Hurricane Sandy in New York and New Jersey. The show is now being called Beacon Theater Benefit for Hurricane Sandy Relief. Scotty...

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Posted by Erin Clifford on 2012/11/20
Keith Urban, Brad Paisley and Vince Gill will participate in Eric Clapton's Crossroads Guitar Festival. The festival gathers the world's best guitarists for two nights of collaborations and performances to benefit Clapton's Crossroads rehab ...

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Posted by Erin Clifford on 2012/11/20
Luke Bryan is going into the Thanksgiving holiday with a three-week number-one with “Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye.” After winning his first American Music Award for Favorite Country Male on Sunday, Luke says he has a lot to be thankful for this...

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Posted by Erin Clifford on 2012/11/20
Lady Antebellum may have just released the Christmas album On This Winter’s Night, but that hasn’t left the trio resting on its laurels. Charles Kelley says that he, Hillary Scott and Dave Haywood are hard at work in the studio with their...

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Posted by Erin Clifford on 2012/11/19
Taylor Swift and Kelly Clarkson are taking part in an auction -- with strings attached. They're among the folks who've signed guitars and other musical instruments to raise funds for Why Hunger, a charity that aims to feed the needy around the...

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Posted by Erin Clifford on 2012/11/19
Luke Bryan, Taylor Swift, Lady Antebellum and Carrie Underwood were the big country winners at the 40th Annual American Music Awards. Luke won his first AMA for Favorite Country Male Artist, while Taylor nabbed her 11th for Favorite Country...

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Posted by Terry Sweeney on 2012/11/16
Brad Paisley may be one of the most recognizable faces in country music, but it seems not everyone knows who he is. Movie star Robert Pattinson recently spent time in Nashville, where he encountered the country superstar in Gruhn's Guitars, one...

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Posted by Terry Sweeney on 2012/11/16
Taylor Swift and Carrie Underwood lead the country nominees for the People’s Choice Awards with three nods each. They’re both in the Favorite Country Artist and Favorite Female categories. Taylor’s up for Favorite Song for “We Are Never Ever...

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Posted by Terry Sweeney on 2012/11/16
Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton took to Twitter Wednesday to deny rumors that their expecting their first child. Miranda Tweeted, “Wow! I just read the headline! ‘We are having a baby.’ Yay! @blakeshelton, we’re getting a new puppy?” Later...

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Posted by Erin Clifford on 2012/11/15
Keith Urban is finding the time to make a new album between American Idol auditions and visiting Nicole Kidman on a movie set in France. Apparently the Idol schedule works perfectly with his agenda. Keith says, "The good thing is that the...

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Posted by Erin Clifford on 2012/11/15
Blake Shelton has made it to People magazine's Sexiest Man list in two categories -- he's on the main list, and he represents the state of Oklahoma in the United States of Sexy rundown. Miranda Lambert says her man is sexy because he's "very...

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Posted by Erin Clifford on 2012/11/15
The annual lighting of the Christmas tree at Rockefeller Center will take place November 28 and Trace Adkins will help celebrate. He joins artists including Mariah Carey, Cee Lo Green, and Rod Stewart for the holiday extravaganza that airs...

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Posted by Erin Clifford on 2012/11/15
Taylor Swift spent many childhood summers at the shore _ the Jersey shore _ which was devastated by Hurricane Sandy. Swift says she has ``many amazing memories'' of her time there and is ``sending all her love and support'' to the many people...

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Posted by Erin Clifford on 2012/11/14
The CMA's Duo of the Year, Thompson Square have turned novelists. Shawna and Keifer Thompson have written the book Are You Gonna Kiss Me or Not?, which is based on their hit song of the same name. It's set for release on June 4th, 2013.

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Posted by Erin Clifford on 2012/11/14
Taylor Swift could wear a burlap sack and make it look good, but she still has a style problem. She tells Harper’s Bazaar, “I’m in a predicament where I can’t wear a dress twice or else it’s pointed out in magazines. So unfortunately I have...

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Posted by Erin Clifford on 2012/11/13
Luke Bryan has a case of song envy over Blake Shelton's "Who Are You When I'm Not Looking?" In the new issue of People Country, he laments passing up a chance to record it. Luke says, "I heard it too, then I heard Blake's version and was...

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Posted by Erin Clifford on 2012/11/13
Taylor Swift has made the cover of latest Harper’s Bazaar. In its December/January issue (out November 27th), she opens up about the inspiration behind her post-breakup anthems -- without naming names, of course. Taylor says, “Some...

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Posted by Erin Clifford on 2012/11/13
Looks like three-month-old Kline Olivia has dad Mike Eli wrapped around her tiny little finger. The Eli Young Band frontman tells People magazine, “I’m pretty sure the guys are sick of my poop stories. All I’m ever talking about is baby stuff,...

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Posted by Erin Clifford on 2012/11/12
While husband Charles Kelley is away, wife Cassie McConnell Kelley will play -- house, pool house, that is. While Charles was on tour with Lady Antebellum, Cassie partnered with DIY Network’s Man Caves to turn the couple’s pool house into a...

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Posted by Erin Clifford on 2012/11/12
Tim McGraw staged a stakeout Thursday at an Outback Steakhouse just south of Nashville. That’s where Tim surprised 30 service members and their families in honor of the restaurant’s Veterans Day appreciation lunch. The Tennessean reports...

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