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NBC Will Make Parton's 'Coat of Many Colors'

Movie will be a part of NBC's next season

It's official!! During the NBC Upfronts in New York City this morning, where Dolly Parton made a surprise appearance, word came that NBC has greenlit the first original movie under its development deal with the music Icon, actress and songwriter. Coat of Many Colors, named after Parton’s song, will be based on Parton’s upbringing, with the Parton serving as executive producer. Read more...

Willie Launches His Own Brand Of Pot

"I bought so much, it's time to start selling it back."

Music legend Willie Nelson, who has made no secret of his love for marijuana, has launched his own cannabis brand, the singer-song writer announced on Monday — also known as "4/20" day. Read more...

New Alan Jackson Album Soon

"Angels & Alcohol" due in July

Country music traditionalist Alan Jackson is set to release his 15th studio album this Summer... Read more...

Why Garth Chose Family Over Fame

More than a decade has passed since Garth retired from the music business...so what was he up to?? Read more...

Dwight Yoakam Returns

May 8 show scheduled for the Observatory, North Park

If you've ever wondered what happened to Dwight yoakam, whether he still releases new music and hits the tour circuit -- the answer is yes! Read more...

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...

Makin Island Ready Group Back Home

4,500 sailors and Marines return on three ships

Welcome home! Nearly 4,500 Sailors and Marines on the three ships... 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...

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...