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The Return (and Farewell) of Shania Twain

San Diego concert tour date set for August

Shania Twain calls it her "celebration tour." It will be her first North American tour in more than 11 years... Read more...

Don Williams: Country Music's 'Gentle Giant' Returns

Performs Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at Balboa Theatre

Don Williams was ahead of his time in 1980, even if he didn’t know it then. Read more...

Mickey Gilley Celebrates 'Urban Cowboy' Anniversary

Gilley's 35th Anniversary Tour continues with a STAGECOACH appearance

The Urban Cowboy legacy lives on as Country star Mickey Gilley launches the winter/spring portion of his North American concert tour... Read more...

For Valentines: A Johnny Cash Love Letter

Greatest love letter of all time?

In 1994, Johnny Cash wrote a note to his wife and musical partner June Carter Cash... Read more...

Win Waylon Jennings' GOIN' DOWN ROCKIN'

The Last Recordings from Waylon

Friday, February 13, 2015 marks 13 years since the death of a country music icon. Waylon Jennings had a phenomenal influence... Read more...

George Jones Museum Sets Opening

Downtown Nashville museum to tell singer's story

The voice of George Jones continues to reign as one of Country Music’s most hallowed instruments. Beginning this spring, fans will have a chance to get a never-before-seen look... Read more...

Little Jimmy Dickens Dies After Christmas Day Heart Attack

Long-time performer had just turned 94 on December 19

In a follow up to the story below, we're sorry to report that Country Music Hall of Famer Jimmy Dickens, the Grand Ole Opry's most beloved and diminutive ambassador, died Friday (Jan. 2) at a Nashville area hospital. He was 94. Read more...

Brooks & Dunn To Reunite For Vegas Dates

Vegas residency to include Reba McEntire

Superstar entertainers Reba, Kix Brooks and Ronnie Dunn will join forces to launch a one-of-a-kind Country music residency... Read more...

Strait To The CMAs

Entertainer of the Year added to CMA performers

Reigning CMA Entertainer of the Year George Strait has been added to the continuously growing lineup of performers on The 48th Annual CMA Awards... Read more...

Alan Jackson Launches 25th Anniversary KEEPIN' IT COUNTRY TOUR

Anniversary tour includes a stop in San Diego

Country superstar Alan Jackson rings in 2015 with the continuation of the multi-faceted 25th anniversary celebration and the launch of his 25th Anniversary KEEPIN’ IT COUNTRY TOUR. Read more...