The surprise news was presented to Watson during a performance at the Opry, which he first played in the mid-1960s.
Lionel Richie has revealed that he’s working on another country-themed album to follow 2012’s million-selling ‘Tuskegee.’
The CMT Music Awards, held in Nashville as the curtain-raiser for the CMA Music Festival, were a night of triumph for a number of Universal’s country stars.
The Secret Sisters, the duo of sisters Lydia & Laura Rogers with the cool revivalist country sound and more than a hint of the Everly Brothers’ harmonies.
Let’s raise a Stetson to Don Williams, the king of smooth, old-school country, born on May 27, 1939 in the Texas town of Floydada, and still going strong.
Mary Chapin Carpenter has been a songwriting treasure for more than 25 years and she’s announced a UK visit in September to play four concerts.
Synonymous with Country music is Nashville, you can’t mention one without mentioning the other home to the Grand Ole Opry & the Country Music Hall of Fame.