Articles Tagged “Country”

  • Meet Kenny Chesney’s New Love

    Meet Kenny Chesney’s New Love

    Kenny Chesney and his dog, Pancho. Photo courtesy of Sony Music Nashville. Kenny Chesney has a new best friend to take on tour! He became the proud owner of Pancho, a goldendoodle, in January, he…

  • NASHVILLE SKYLINE: Frances Preston Remembered as an Icon

    NASHVILLE SKYLINE: Frances Preston Remembered as an Icon

    (NASHVILLE SKYLINE is a column by CMT/CMT.com Editorial Director Chet Flippo.) I am not pretending to speak for women, but I can unequivocally state that without Frances Williams Preston and other resolute women who followed…

  • Kip Moore, Co-Writer Dan Couch Celebrate First No. 1

    Kip Moore, Co-Writer Dan Couch Celebrate First No. 1

    The flags were flying at half-staff Wednesday (June 13) when guests strolled out onto the sunny sixth-floor terrace of the BMI building in Nashville to celebrate Kip Moore’s recent No. 1 single, “Somethin’ ‘Bout a…

  • Cory Branan Unleashes New Album, Mutt

    Cory Branan Unleashes New Album, Mutt

    Country-rocker Cory Branan has always lived near music — from his hometown of Memphis to Austin, Brooklyn and Los Angeles. He’s settled in Nashville now, though, and says it’s the perfect place for a touring…

  • OFFSTAGE: Kenny Chesney’s Pet Project

    OFFSTAGE: Kenny Chesney’s Pet Project

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) I’m so glad Kenny Chesney got a goldendoodle. Mostly because this one goldendoodle,…

  • Alan Jackson’s Thirty Miles West Debuts at No. 1

    Alan Jackson’s Thirty Miles West Debuts at No. 1

    Alan Jackson’s 2012 CD, Thirty Miles West. Photo courtesy of ACR/EMI Records Nashville. Alan Jackson’s new album, Thirty Miles West, debuted at the top of Billboard’s Top Country Albums chart, making it Alan’s 13th release…

  • Top 20 Dads in Country Music

    Top 20 Dads in Country Music

    Father’s Day is this Sunday and country music is full of great dads! Here is our list, in no particular order, of  the Top 20 Dads in country music. If you don’t see your favorite…

  • OFFSTAGE: Luke Bryan on Phillip Phillips’ "Distinct Style"

    OFFSTAGE: Luke Bryan on Phillip Phillips’ "Distinct Style"

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) American Idol winner Phillip Phillips had a really rough time last week. He…

  • Around the Web: Toby Keith Goes Undercover

    Around the Web: Toby Keith Goes Undercover

    Toby Keith tracks down the Incognito Bandito for a charity concert. Sara Evans will sing the national anthem at game two of the NBA finals. Julianne Hough got a workout playing a stripper in her…

  • OFFSTAGE: Miranda Lambert’s One Laugh Line in "Over You"

    OFFSTAGE: Miranda Lambert’s One Laugh Line in "Over You"

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) You know how sad Miranda Lambert’s “Over You” is? Well, you’ll be happy…