If you want to see country music's biggest superstars go absolutely crazy and adorably fanatical -- like giddy school kids -- give them several bottles of fine wine and put Lionel Richie in the middle of the room.
Tuesday (Dec. 3) was a great day for Billy Currington, but it's also been a good week for Rhett Akins.
"Wow, what a night! My cheeks are cramping," a beaming Luke Bryan exclaimed when he accepted his CMT Artist of the Year trophy on Tuesday night (Dec. 3) in Nashville. But it's his other set of cheeks that is getting most of the attention these days.
"It's really cool what's going on in the music industry right now," Florida Georgia Line's Brian Kelley said at the 2013 CMT Artists of the Year special Tuesday night (Dec. 3).
Hunter Hayes defined and expressed the most sincere form of happiness while being honored at the 2013 CMT Artists of the Year celebration Tuesday night (Dec. 3) in Nashville.
Jason Aldean is the only four-time recipient of the CMT Artist of the Year honor, yet he spent most of his acceptance speech praising the other people in the room.
If you're going to hear a cover version of a Tim McGraw hit, could you do any better than Lady Antebellum and Peter Frampton performing it on the 2013 CMT Artists of the Year special?
The big day has finally arrived and the 2013 CMT Artists of the Year special will hit the air Tuesday night (Dec. 3) live from Nashville at 8 p.m. ET.
The stage is almost set for CMT to honor country music's finest at the fourth annual CMT Artists of the Year show tonight (Dec. 3) at 8 p.m. ET in Nashville.
Garth Brooks is gathering his band members for four shows at the Wynn Las Vegas resort early next month. But rather than play music that influenced him, as in past Wynn shows, the band will revisit Brooks' biggest hits.
Having disposed of a disruptive Thanksgiving, Music Row returned to the business of giving itself awards Monday (Dec. 2) by staging two No. 1 parties back-to-back at Marathon Music Works, a converted factory near downtown Nashville.
Jake Owen enjoys his Days of Gold, Carrie Underwood delivers The Sound of Music and Deana Carter continues her Southern Way of Life as new albums arrive Tuesday (Dec. 3).
Dolly Parton's pleading 1973 single "Jolene" and Kris Kristofferson's poetic 1970 album Kristofferson have been added to the Grammy Hall of Fame.
Peter Frampton and Nashville star Hayden Panettiere have been added as presenters at the 2013 CMT Artists of the Year special airing live Tuesday (Dec. 3) at 8 p.m. ET.
On Tuesday evening (Dec. 3), the CMT Artists of the Year special will honor five of the top artists in country music for outstanding achievements throughout the year.