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What Is the Music Modernization Act, and Why Should Country Fans Care About It?
Country music fans who were on social media this summer likely saw songwriters, musicians and politicians tweeting about something called the Music Modernization Act, or the MMA. They were advocating for its passage ... but what the heck is it?
Chris + Kelly Lynn Janson — Country’s Greatest Love Stories
You don't have to look any further than his music to know how Janson feels about his wife.
Sugarland Hint at a Comeback During the 2017 CMA Awards
Sugarland dropped some major hints about a potential reunion at the 2017 CMA Awards.
Dan + Shay Cover Tom Petty’s ‘Free Fallin’’ After Route 91 Harvest Festival Shooting
In tribute to both the Route 91 Harvest Festival shooting victims and the late Tom Petty, Dan + Shay covered Petty's "Free Fallin'."
Reba McEntire to Host 2017 ‘CMA Country Christmas’
Reba McEntire announced Wednesday (Sept. 13) that she will be hosting this year's 'CMA Country Christmas'.
Luke Bryan Invites First Responders to Hurricane Harvey Benefit Concert
Luke Bryan will be performing in Houston, Texas on Sept. 22, and he's inviting first responders to join him.
Carrie Underwood Breaks Silence Following Predators’ Loss, Says She Feels ‘Blessed’
After two days of silence following the Nashville Predators' Stanley Cup loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins on Sunday (June 11), Carrie Underwood has spoken up.
2017 ACM Awards Red Carpet Photos
See photos from the 2017 ACM Awards red carpet!
Tim McGraw’s ‘Humble and Kind’ Named Best Country Song at 2017 Grammy Awards
Dolly Parton and Pentatonix Take Home Best Country Duo / Group Performance at 2017 Grammy …
Dolly Parton and Pentatonix earned Best Country Duo / Group Performance at the 2017 Grammy Awards, for their collaborative version of Parton's hit "Jolene."