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  • Carrie Underwood Reveals 2013 Tour Dates

    Carrie Underwood Reveals 2013 Tour Dates

    Carrie Underwood has extended her Blown Away tour into 2013. The first date next year will be Feb. 13 in Colorado Springs, Colo., with dates planned through May 18 in Edmonton, Alberta. Hunter Hayes (“Wanted”)…

  • George Strait Releases New Single to Radio

    George Strait Releases New Single to Radio

    NASHVILLE, TN – SEPTEMBER 26: Country Superstar George Strait announces The Cowboy Rides Away 2012-2014 final tour on September 26, 2012 at The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum/Ford Theater in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo…

  • OFFSTAGE: Keith Urban Dreams Big for American Idol

    OFFSTAGE: Keith Urban Dreams Big for American Idol

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) It looks like all those nasty rumors that Keith Urban was disenchanted with…

  • Brad Paisley & Carrie Underwood: Birthday Party Hosts

    Brad Paisley & Carrie Underwood: Birthday Party Hosts

    Brad Paisley Carrie Underwood photo courtesy of the Country Music Association. Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood kept their hosting skills in shape for the by CMA Awards – or at least tried to – by…

  • OFFSTAGE: Brad Paisley Will Send Flowers This Week

    OFFSTAGE: Brad Paisley Will Send Flowers This Week

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) It’s become like a preshow ritual for Brad Paisley. He told Parade magazine…

  • OFFSTAGE: Carrie Underwood Inspired by Country’s Women

    OFFSTAGE: Carrie Underwood Inspired by Country’s Women

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) As Carrie Underwood closed 20/20: All Access Nashville with Katie Couric on Friday…

  • Around the Web: Kenny Chesney Kicks Off Charity Season

    Around the Web: Kenny Chesney Kicks Off Charity Season

    Kenny Chesney will ring the Salvation Army’s bell during Thanksgiving football. The Band Perry debuts “Better Dig Two” on Rolling Stone. Randy Travis tweets a sneak peek at CMT Crossroads with the Avett Brothers. Neil…

  • HOT DISH: Taylor Swift Is Tearing Up the Charts

    HOT DISH: Taylor Swift Is Tearing Up the Charts

    (CMT Hot Dish is a weekly feature written by veteran columnist Hazel Smith. Author of the cookbook, Hazel’s Hot Dish: Cookin’ With Country Stars, she also hosts CMT’s Southern Fried Flicks With Hazel Smith and…

  • Justin Moore Reveals His Hidden Talents

    Justin Moore Reveals His Hidden Talents

    Justin Moore photo courtesy of The Valory Music Co. It’s no secret Justin Moore can sing, play guitar and write songs. He’s also the father of two little girls and an avid Arkansas Razorback fan.…

  • Martina McBride Helps Save Lids to Save Lives

    Martina McBride Helps Save Lids to Save Lives

    Martina McBride photo courtesy of Republic Nashville. Martina McBride has partnered with General Mills and their Save Lids to Save Lives campaign to help raise awareness about both breast cancer and the campaign. Save Lids…