Country Music News from CMT

Kevin Sharp, Hitmaker of the '90s, Dies at Age 43

April 20th

Kevin Sharp, who scored a No. 1 hit in 1996 with "Nobody Knows," died Saturday night (April 19) at age 43 following a lengthy battle with cancer. [Read More...]

<I>CMT All-Time Top 40</I>: U2

April 19th

Globe-trotting rockers U2 may seem out of place on CMT All-Time Top 40: Artist's Choice, but country stars have strong reasons for placing the band at No. 35 on the list of their favorite artists ever. [Read More...]

Jerrod Niemman Floats to the Top With "Drink to That All Night"

April 19th

Jerrod Niemann rolls in this week at No. 1 on Billboard's country airplay chart with his song "Drink to That All Night," terminating a 29-week climb. [Read More...]

Hunter Hayes Admits to Once Feeling "Invisible"

April 18th

When you first heard Hunter Hayes' powerful single "Invisible," did you want to just hug him and thank him for daring to write and record a song for those who feel a little out of place in this life? [Read More...]

Miranda Lambert Isn't Half the Tweeter Blake Shelton Is

April 18th

Miranda Lambert and her husband Blake Shelton were having some fun tweeting back and forth on Wednesday (April 16). It sounds like maybe they had seen a gossip magazine claiming they're not such a happy couple after all. [Read More...]

Record Store Day: 10 Classic Country Collections

April 18th

Record Store Day's seventh annual celebration of independent record stores takes place Saturday (April 19) and, once again, the event will be commemorated in style. [Read More...]

Keith Urban: Who Wouldn't Want to Be in a U-Haul?

April 18th

Wait. You can make a boom box out of an iPhone and a red solo cup? If you're Keith Urban, you can. [Read More...]

Glen Campbell Moved to Health Care Facility

April 17th

Glen Campbell has been moved into a health care facility following a three-year battle with Alzheimer's disease, People magazine reports. [Read More...]

Fresh Country Faces Flock to Tortuga Music Festival

April 17th

Country newcomers helped turn up the heat on Tortuga Music Festival last weekend, taking the beachside stage in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., to rock thousands of fans and support ocean conservation awareness. [Read More...]

David Nail and David Cook on New Single, "Kiss You Tonight"

April 17th

David Nail met American Idol alum David Cook at a celebrity softball game. Actually, Nail told me he thinks they didn't even officially meet that day. They just played. [Read More...]