Merle and his band the Strangers' show at Philadelphia's Civic Centre on 14 February 1970 became a gold-selling, No. 1 live album.
Demand for 'How To Be A Country Star' was so high after the Statlers played it at the CMAs, they added it to what would be their next album, 'The Originals.'
Young was a much-respected session man on countless hits created in Memphis and Nashville.
His catalogue included Strait's 'Does Fort Worth Cross Your Mind and 'All My Ex's Live In Texas,' as well as No. 1s for Haggard and Keith Whitley.
The release of 'Graffiti U' and two earlier albums means that the country superstar's entire catalogue is now on vinyl.
Two of the co-founders of the Byrds will perform the full album with Marty Stuart and his band the Fabulous Superlatives.
Mason Ramsey, an 11-year-old singer and yodeller from Golconda, Illinois, has breathed renewed life into country icon Hank Williams’ ‘Lovesick Blues’, which currently sits at No 3 on Spotify’s Viral 50 chart...
Daryle Singletary, renowned 1990s honky-tonk country music singer and hitmaker, has died at the age of 46. As yet no cause of death has been revealed.
Plans have been announced for a new Nashville museum and restaurant honouring country giant Merle Haggard, to open in 2018.
Outlaw country artists are performers who have rejected the slick production values of the Nashville sound and simply gone their own sweet way.
Foo Fighters' Chris Shiflett discusses his UK visit to support his West Coast Town album, ahead of the band's Glastonbury headliner on 24 June.
The world TV premiere of American Epic, made with the combined talents of Robert Redford, Jack White and T Bone Burnett, is on 16 May 2017 on PBS in the US.
The forefather of country pop, Glen Campbell's iconic albums, Gentle on My Mind, Wichita Lineman and Galveston are getting reissued on vinyl 24 March 2017.
Alison Krauss will release the new album Windy City, her first as a solo artist without Union Station for 17 years, on 3 March, 2017 on Decca/Capitol.
'Smoke On The Water,' 'I Get Around' and 'Jailhouse Rock' are among the classic songs newly announced as additions to the Grammy Hall of Fame.
The lonesome fugitive has left us. The death was announced today, on his 79th birthday of 6 April, of the truly great Merle Haggard.