Billboard reports that the aggregate of 973,000 LPs is the highest in the 28-year Nielsen Music era of digitally-tabulated sales.
Chris Stapleton has no fewer than eight nominations for 2018's 53rd ACM (Academy of Country Music) Awards, which take place on 15 April.
Stars of the music world including Kiss, Ringo Starr and Garth Brooks have been busy on social media for the holidays, writing messages for Christmas Day.
Opry City Stage, a new satellite venue of the famous Nashville-based Grand Ole Opry is opening in Times Square, New York City
Little Big Town, Chris Stapleton and Brothers Osborne were big winners at the 51st CMA Awards on 8 November 2017, which also saluted Glen Campbell.
Country hero Luke Bryan has his 12th top ten single on Billboard's Hot Country Songs chart with 'Light It Up.' See the video here.
Country star Keith Urban has been chosen as one of the keynote speakers at the 2018 SXSW Festival in March 2018 in Austin, Texas
Keith Urban and Miranda Lambert lead the 2017 Country Music Association Awards nominations and the winners wil be revealed on 8 November 2017
'Forever Country,' the all-star single released by 30 CMA Award-winning artists, is off to a spectacular start on sales, streaming and airplay charts.
Garth Brooks, Don Felder of the Eagles and Ricky Skaggs are among the notable artists to be inducted into the Musicians Hall of Fame on 26 October, 2016.
After waiting five years to become US sensations with their country airplay No. 1 'Smoke' last year, A Thousand Horses are heading to London for C2C 2016.
A new documentary about Loretta Lynn will be screened in the US and UK next month, to tie in with Full Circle, her first album release for 12 years.
The renowned Nashville live music location the Bluebird Café is bringing its famous name to London for the first time, at the 2016 C2C Festival.
Taylor Swift's 1989 tour has been confirmed as the biggest global concert attraction of 2015.
Benjamin Booker, the New Orleans-based singer-songwriter, has performed a new version of Patsy Cline’s 1957 classic ‘Walkin’ After Midnight.’
Loretta Lynn has landed her 13th ACM (Academy of Country Music) Award, as one of the “off-camera” recipients ahead of the 2015 ceremony on April 19.