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Kellie Pickler Set for Seventh USO Tour
Kellie Pickler loves the troops! The singer is a tireless supporter of military servicemen and women and has been for several years. She has embarked on six previous USO tours and has confirmed participation in a seventh this holiday season.
Keith Urban’s 2013 in Review – Exclusive Photos
As 2013 draws to a close, it's obvious that it was a good year for country superstar Keith Urban. He reviews the highs of the year in this photo recap, provided exclusively to Taste of Country.
Robertson Family Breaks Silence After A&E Suspends Phil From ‘Duck Dynasty’
It's been a tumultuous week for the Robertson clan of 'Duck Dynasty' fame. Phil Robertson was suspended indefinitely by A&E, the network which airs the popular program, for comments he made about homosexuals and African Americans to GQ. Now, the family has spoken out about wha…
‘Duck Dynasty’ Star Phil Robertson Suspended for Controversial Comments
'Duck Dynasty' patriarch Phil Robertson became a hot topic this week following several anti-gay and offensive racial comments he made in a new GQ profile. As a result, his words have caused him to be suspended indefinitely from the TV show.
Martina McBride Drops Out of SeaWorld Gig, Cites ‘Issues’
First, it was Willie Nelson. Then it was Trisha Yearwood. Now, Martina McBride is dropping out of her planned appearance at SeaWorld following a rash of bad publicity surrounding the marine mammal theme park as a result of the documentary 'Blackfish.'
Taylor Swift Donates $100,000 to Nashville Symphony
Taylor Swift celebrated her 24th birthday on Friday (Dec. 13), but it was she who was giving gifts! The superstar generously donated $100,000 to the Nashville Symphony.
Blake Shelton Predicts ‘The Voice’ Season 5 Winner
Blake Shelton has won three of the five seasons of 'The Voice.' He's been eliminated from Season 5, as his last contestant Cole Vosbury was sent home last week. The country star hasn't checked out of the season since he is no longer in the thick of the competition. In fact, he ha…
Trisha Yearwood Follows Willie Nelson, Cancels SeaWorld Show
Willie Nelson isn't the only country singer bailing on SeaWorld.
Luke Bryan Takes Prestigous Artist of the Year Award at 2013 ACAs
The competition in the Artist of the Year category at the 2013 American Country Awards (Dec.10) was tough, populated by the likes of Taylor Swift, Jason Aldean, Blake Shelton and more.
Lady Antebellum Pocket Group of the Year, Single by Group at 2013 ACAs
Lady Antebellum didn't just open the 2013 American Country Awards with a performance of 'Compass.' They also pocketed the award for Group of the Year and Single of the Year by a Duo or Group!
Justin Moore Rocks 2013 ACAs With ‘Point at You’
Justin Moore, who recently expressed his disappointment about not performing or presenting at country awards shows, isn't harboring any grudges. The singer took the stage at the 2013 American Country Awards on Tuesday (Dec. 10) to rock out and perform his latest hit, 'Point at You.'
Luke Bryan Grabs Male Artist of the Year, Touring Artist Honors at 2013 ACAs
Luke Bryan grabbed the Male Artist of the Year honor at the 2013 American Country Awards. He has won a total of 11 ACAs -- the most of any male artist -- also nabbing the Touring Artist of the Year award on Tuesday (Dec. 10).