Category Archives: Country Music News

‘I had no idea how hard it could be’: Maren Morris went through 30 hours of labor, emergency C-section

‘I had no idea how hard it could be’: Maren Morris went through 30 hours of labor, emergency C-section

ABC/Image Group LAMaren Morris and husband Ryan Hurd welcomed their first child, Hayes, earlier this week. The proud new parents are overjoyed to have the new addition in their lives, but in a new social media post, Maren reveals that she endured a difficult birth process. “30 hours of labor ended with an emergency C-section,” the singer explains. “Not what we…Read more »

Joe Diffie diagnosed with COVID-19 coronavirus

Joe Diffie diagnosed with COVID-19 coronavirus

Crystal K. MartelJoe Diffie has contracted the COVID-19 coronavirus. The singer released a statement to his fans on Friday sharing his health update, and asking for privacy during his illness. “I am under the care of medical professionals and currently receiving treatment,” the 61-year-old singer explained. “My family and I are asking for privacy at this time.…Read more »

Zac Brown gets introspective in sweeping ‘Dream Sellin’’ music video

Zac Brown gets introspective in sweeping ‘Dream Sellin’’ music video

Diego PerníaA stark spotlight and a sweeping, birds’-eye view of snow-capped mountains set the tone for Zac Brown Band frontman Zac Brown’s new “Dream Sellin’” music video. The clip features pop musicians and producers Poo Bear and Sasha Sirota, who also appear in the song.  The song is from Zac’s first-ever pop solo album, The Controversy, which came out in 2019 and will…Read more »

Country star trivia

Country star trivia

Comstock/Thinkstock55 years ago this week, Roger Miller was at the top of the country charts with a smash hit that was subsequently covered by everyone from George Jones and Johnny Paycheck to Randy Travis and Jerry Lee Lewis. Do you know what it was called? ANSWER: “King of the Road.” Copyright © 2020, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.Read more »

‘I Love My Country’: Florida Georgia Line’s next single is a turbo-charged good time

‘I Love My Country’: Florida Georgia Line’s next single is a turbo-charged good time

BMLG RecordsFlorida Georgia Line are no strangers to larger-than-life hits. From their 2012 windows-down breakout anthem, “Cruise,” to 2017’s harmony-rich Bebe Rexha duet, “Meant to Be,” the duo have a history of dropping monster songs that break chart records and win them legions of fans. Now, FGL are back with their next boot-stomping sing-a-long.  It’s called “I Love My…Read more »