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Greenroom PRTim McGraw reveals his latest secrets for staying in tip-top shape, as he steps onto the cover of the July/August issue of Men’s Health. The magazine is also treating two fans to the VIP treatment at Tim’s June 27 stop on the Sundown Heaven Town Tour. The winner scores roundtrip airfare and a two-night hotel stay in Chicago as well. You can enter to win on the Men’s Health website.

This isn’t the first time the magazine has put a country star front and center, featuring Kenny Chesney on the June 2012 cover. …read more

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FOXEven though Keith Urban, Jennifer Lopez and Harry Connick, Jr. are hoping to perform together Wednesday on American Idol, deciding what to sing hasn’t been easy.

“The three of us have been trying to figure out a song we can do for the final,” Keith says. “It’s proved to be a bit challenging to find one song that works for all three of us, ’cause we are very, very different musically and vocally even. So we may put together several songs in sequence that we can do.”

Keith says that’s when having a record producer around comes …read more

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Image Credit: Joseph LlanesLuke Bryan won two awards, including top country artist, Sunday at the 2014 Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Luke also won top country album for Crash My Party.

Florida Georgia Line took home the Billboard trophy for top country song for their hit “Cruise.”

Luke and Florida Georgia Line teamed up for a rendition of “This Is How We Roll.” Luke later performed “Play It Again.”

Carrie Underwood received the fan-voted Milestone Award. Backstage, Carrie told reporters, “It’s always a wonderful surprise when my name is called, and …read more

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ValoryFor fans who want to know the intimate details of Brantley Gilbert‘s breakup with Jana Kramer, you’ll find the answers on his new CD Just As I Am.

“It was the real thing,” he says of the romance. “We went at it. We went at it hard and fast. It’s definitely a love story that’s a huge part of my life, always will be, and I was proud to represent it on the record. It’s part of that chapter.”

Since he’s been writing and recording, Brantley says he’s always been brutally honest about his life. So …read more

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ABC/Dick Clark ProductionsEven though there are only three exclusively country categories at the 2014 Billboard Music Awards, country artists are extraordinarily well-represented in the all-genre nominations.

Luke Bryan takes on Beyonce, among others, in two categories: Top Billboard 200 Artist and Top Billboard 200 Album. He also squares off with the likes of Justin Timberlake for Top Male Artist. Luke does get some country competition for the fan-voted Milestone Award, as he and Carrie Underwood go up against Ellie Goulding, Imagine Dragons, John Legend and OneRepublic.

Taylor Swift grabs a nod for Top Social Artist, while Alan Jackson even vies …read more

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C2 Media RelationsNext month, Miranda Lambert becomes the Women’s Health cover girl, in a feature titled “Slim & Happy: How a Girl Who Loves Beer and Burgers Dropped 20 Pounds.”

“It’s really easy to gain weight and it’s really hard to lose weight,” she tells the magazine. She says her trick is not to worry about being perfect, but instead is, “Just staying focused. If I eat bad in the morning, I try to do better at night or vice versa– just not blowing it all day long everyday.” Previously, Miranda revealed she …read more

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Greenroom PRIf you’ve yet to see Dierks Bentley‘s documentary Riser, you can now watch it free on Hulu. It’s the first time the video-streaming giant has ever featured a modern country artist.

The 42-minute film chronicles the time that inspired Dierks’ latest CD, also titled Riser, a period that ran from the death of his father to the birth of his first son. The movie gives fans a glimpse into Dierks’ life on tour, in the studio and at home with his family.

This week, Dierks’ video for “Drunk on a Plane” also premiered on the website …read more

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ABC Digital MarketingThis summer, Brad Paisley will be wearing a new hat — “celebrity expert” — on ABC’s new singing competition, Rising Star. Crooner Josh Groban hosts, with pop sensation Kesha and rapper Ludacris also on the panel. You can’t call them judges though, since the show bills itself as the first ever interactive music contest. Viewers will decide which contestants advance, by voting via an app during live performances, while the performers watch the results as they do their thing.

Rising Star premieres June 22. The experts will make their first appearance together on the …read more

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Stoney Creek RecordsRandy Houser and his wife are calling it quits, according to People. The 38-year-old married singer-songwriter Jessa Lee Yantz during an intimate ceremony in the Dominican Republic in 2011. The two have a 2-year-old song together, named West.

The “Runnin’ Outta Moonlight” singer kicks off the Country Nation Tour with Brad Paisley, Charlie Worsham, Leah Turner and Dee Jay Silver this weekend in Pennsylvania.

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MCA NashvilleYou can check out David Nail‘s new video on the webpage of iconic men’s fashion magazine Esquire. Like the clip for his previous number one, “Kiss You Tonight” features a similar rooftop performance from David, this time with the Las Vegas skyline in the background.

Chris Hicky directed both videos, with “Whatever She’s Got” landing David in the running for “Breakthrough Video of the Year” at the CMT Music Awards. Fans can vote for their favorite on the CMT website now through the June 4 show.

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