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New Music to Know: The Cadillac Three Are All About ‘The South’

With their single, “The South,” Cadillac Three were looking to give the kids of today a song that they could relate to, just as they had related to Lynyrd Skynyrd’s “Sweet Home Alabama” when they were little.

04/17/2014

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Watch Keith Urban Give a Tour of His ‘Idol’ Trailer

The country star and ‘American Idol’ judge takes fans on a backstage tour of his trailer, where he loves to kick back and relax when not on set. And it’s unlike anything you’ve probably ever imagined. No, really.

04/15/2014

Tim McGraw

Tim McGraw, Luke Bryan, Dierks Bentley, More Added to ‘Salute the Troops’ TV Special

Lee Brice, Hunter Hayes, Toby Keith, Tim McGraw, Kellie Pickler, and Keith Urban have also been added to the already impressive bill of the television special, which airs in May. LL Cool J and actor Chris O’Donnell will host.

03/27/2014

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Keith Urban Announces Fifth Annual ‘We’re All 4 the Hall’ Benefit

The theme of this year’s Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum benefit is Songtellers (A LARGE Intimate Evening), and participants include Urban, Vince Gill, Reba, Kacey Musgraves, Brantley Gilbert and Ronnie Milsap. See the full list of performers.

03/25/2014

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Behind the Song: Keith Urban’s ‘We Were Us’

Songwriter Jimmy Robbins and singer Keith Urban talk about the origins of “We Were Us,” the No. 1 duet between Urban and Miranda Lambert that has been nominated for Vocal Event of the Year at the ACM Awards.

03/18/2014

Danielle Bradbery

Full Lineup for ACM Party for a Cause to Include Danielle Bradbery, Lee Brice, Florida Georgia Line

Headlined by Rascal Flatts and Keith Urban, the two-day event takes place in Las Vegas the weekend of the 49th ACM Awards.

03/10/2014

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Keith Urban’s 2014 Raise ‘Em Up Tour Will Kick Off on July 12

Jerrod Niemann and Brett Eldredge will support Urban on the Raise ‘Em Up Tour, which features a new stage production and song list. See all the tour dates.

03/07/2014

Jason Aldean

ACM Awards Performers to Include Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, Blake Shelton, George Strait & More

Nominees Aldean, Bryan, Lambert, Shelton, Strait, Keith Urban and the Band Perry will perform live from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas during the 49th ACM Awards on April 6.

03/06/2014

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Style Files: Keith Urban Launches His Own T-Shirt Line

“I’ve always loved cool, interesting T-shirts and wanted to share that passion, but only if I could do it in a fun, collaborative way,” he said.

03/05/2014

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Coldplay, Imagine Dragons & Zedd to Play iTunes Fest at SXSW

Apple’s iTunes Festival has been a juggernaut of England’s festival scene for years and now it’s coming to America for the first time.

02/19/2014

Tim McGraw, Miranda Lambert, Keith Urban

ACM Award Nominations Led by Tim McGraw, Miranda Lambert, Keith Urban

Additional artists receiving multiple nominations include Lee Brice, Kacey Musgraves, Blake Shelton, Taylor Swift, Florida Georgia Line, Lady Antebellum, Luke Bryan and Darius Rucker. See the nomination list, including all the 2014 Entertainer of the Year nominees.

01/29/2014

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Celebrating The Beatles on Ed Sullivan 50 Years Later, With a Little Help From Reunited Eurythmics, Perry, Grohl & Wonder

Following Sunday’s GRAMMYs, an all-star cast of characters paid tribute to The Beatles’ Ed Sullivan debut 50 years ago, for a TV special to air on the exact anniversary.

01/28/2014

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Keith Urban’s New Video Brings ‘Cop Car’ Romance to Life

With the release today of the video for “Cop Car,” Urban brings to life a budding romance under blue flashing lights.

01/27/2014

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2014 GRAMMY Performances, Ranked

This year it seemed like the words “And the GRAMMY goes too” were hardly uttered during the night’s live broadcast, leaving plenty of room for the performances, which there were 20 of. All of which we ranked.

01/26/2014

Tim McGraw behind the song

Behind the Song: Tim McGraw’s ‘Highway Don’t Care’

It’s a moody anthem that serves as the closing song on his 2013 album’ Two Lanes of Freedom.’ McGraw was drawn to it’s “timeless” quality.

01/23/2014

Rascal Flatts, Keith Urban ACM Party for a Cause

Rascal Flatts, Keith Urban To Headline ACM Party for a Cause

The second annual Academy of Country Music event takes place in Las Vegas the weekend of the ACM Awards and also features Thomas Rhett, The Cadillac Three, Joe Nichols, Jerrod Niemann and Chris Young.

01/17/2014

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‘American Idol’ Season 13 Premieres to Worst Ratings Yet, Despite New Judges

If the ratings of last night’s (Jan. 15) American Idol show us anything, it’s that after 13 seasons, America might not really care who their next Idol is.

01/16/2014

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