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Jul 10

Tim McGraw Loves Singing With Faith Hill

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Tim McGraw’s latest single, “Meanwhile Back at Mama’s,” features wife Faith Hill. While the power couple have worked together in the past and have talked about one day recording a duets album, they try not to overdo their collaborations in an effort to make each album special. Still, McGraw loves singing with his wife.

“I think that she’s probably one of the most talented people in the world,” he said. “Her singing is just, it’s in a league of its own. She’s just really, truly a singer’s singer.” Continue Reading

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Jun 30

Watch Tim McGraw and Faith Hill’s “Meanwhile Back At Mama’s” Video

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Tim McGraw photo courtesy of The GreenRoom.

Tim McGraw has released a beautiful new video for his latest single, “Meanwhile Back At Mama’s,” featuring Faith Hill. The video tells the story of the superstar couple’s public and private lives, beginning with scenes from the stage to the home they share in Nashville.

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“Meanwhile Back At Mama’s is featured on Tim’s new album, Sundown Heaven Town, set for release on August 26. The couple debuted the song at this year’s ACM Awards.

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Jun 30

10 Country Stars Who Totally Rock the Cowboy Look

Great American Country is saddling up for a new show. The Highway Cowboys are a new breed of American heroes who volunteer to heard loose cattle threatening the safety of drivers along busy Texas roads. The new series debuts next Tuesday, July 8 at 10/9c, so we’re celebrating country stars who rock the cowboy look.

George Strait, the King of Country Music, is the epitome of a cowboy. Known for his signature cowboy hat and Wranglers, he’s now retired from touring, giving him more time to spend at his Texas ranch, working cattle, riding his favorite roping horses and spending time with his family.

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Kenny Chesney is more of an island cowboy than a Texas cowboy, but he’s rarely seen on stage without his cowboy hat.

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Jun 27

Tim McGraw Would Consider Running for Political Office

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Tim McGraw photo courtesy of The GreenRoom.

Tim McGraw has enjoyed success as both a music artist and an actor, but he wouldn’t rule out another career path if the opportunity presented itself. If the time was right, Tim says he would consider running for a political office in an effort to give back.

“I’ve been fortunate in my career and I probably wouldn’t have been able to do the things that I’ve done, and had the success that I’ve had, and come from where I come from, in any other country than this country,” he said. “It’s a great country. You always wanna look at ways that you can give back.” Continue Reading

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Jun 18

Tim McGraw Opens Up About Why He Quit Drinking

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Tim McGraw photo courtesy of The Green Room.

During a recent episode of Oprah’s Master Class, Tim McGraw sat down with Oprah to discuss his life and career. He opened up about his decision to quit drinking six years ago and how it has helped his relationships, his career and his health.

“It got to the point that I knew that I drank too much and I knew that it was affecting my personal relationships, it was affecting my professional relationships, it was affecting my family,” he said. “It was turning me into a person that I didn’t want to be. I knew that I was at a point that I could lose everything that I had in my life, first and foremost my family, and I stopped.” Continue Reading

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Jun 13

Tim McGraw’s ‘Superstar Summer Night’ Premieres on Great American Country

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Tim McGraw‘s star-studded concert, Superstar Summer Night, premieres on Great American Country this summer, June 21 at 8/7c. The two-hour concert event features McGraw performing songs from his latest album Two Lanes of Freedom, and some of today’s chart-topping artists.

This once in a lifetime television event is the perfect opportunity for fans to see McGraw on stage with some of today’s biggest music stars, including: Jason Aldean (“1994″), Dierks Bentley (“Summer on Fire”), Luke Bryan (“Crash My Party”), Brantley Gilbert (“Country Must Be Country Wide”), Faith Hill (“Piece of My Heart”), Keith Urban (“Long Hot Summer”), Florida Georgia Line with Nelly (“Cruise (Remix)”), Lady Antebellum (“Goodbye Town”) and The Band Perry (“DONE.”). The special will also feature can’t-miss duets and collaborations with John Fogerty, Taylor Swift, Ne-Yo and Pitbull.

“There’s no better time for live music than in the heat of the summer,” said McGraw in an interview with CBS. “Country music is hotter than it’s ever been, and with some help from a few friends in other formats, too, we’re going to get summer started off right. I’ve been lucky enough to have all these artists tour with me, and it’ll be fun to get everyone back together to help raise money and bring some attention to Lifting Lives. Not enough people know what good work the organization does, and when I was asked to help put this show together, it was a no-brainer.”

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Jun 13

Tim McGraw and Gary LeVox on What Their Daughters Have Taught Them

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Tim McGraw photo courtesy of The Green Room.

Father’s Day is this Sunday and some of country music’s biggest stars also happen to have a soft spot for the women in their life – namely, their daughters. Tim McGraw has three daughters with wife Faith Hill. In a household full of women, he has learned a thing or two.

“I think that probably the biggest thing that I’m still always working on is having a house full of women is learning patience,” he said. “I’ve never been a very patient person so I think either I’m getting mellower with age or they’re teaching me patience. It’s one or the other. I’m not sure which one it is. Probably a combination of both.” Continue Reading

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Jun 12

Watch Native Run Cover Tim McGraw “Under The Covers”

New duo Native Run is taking it to the sheets in their video series “Covers Under The Covers.” In each “BED-isode,” the pair chooses a popular song and covers it from the comforts of a big, comfortable-looking bed. In the latest edition, they chose Tim McGraw’s “Red Rag Top.”

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It’s been a busy few weeks for Native Run. They made several appearances during CMA Music Festival and recently released their debut EP. They also released the lyric video to their debut single, “Good On You.”

To learn more about Native Run and watch more episodes of “Covers Under The Covers,” visit www.NativeRunMusic.com.

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May 22

8 New Country Songs and Albums for Summer

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Photo courtesy 2014 ACM Awards

It was a long, cold and often snowy winter for most of the country, but with the official start of summer just around the corner, people everywhere are trading their heavy coats and gloves for shorts and flip-flops. Now that the weather is warming up, it’s time to update those playlists with some hot new country music. Here are some of our new music picks, just in time for Memorial Day weekend:

Brad Paisley – “Riverbank”

Brad just released the lead single from his upcoming album, Moonshine In The Trunk, due out August 26. Whether sitting poolside, headed to the beach or hanging out by the river bank, this song is sure to get listeners in the mood for sunshine and good times.

Lady Antebellum – “Bartender”

Lady Antebellum’s new single, “Bartender,” is a breakup anthem with a twist. Rather than sitting at home and drowning in her sorrows, Hillary Scott is singing about hitting the dance floor and making friends with the bartender to move on from a failed relationship.

Miranda Lambert & Carrie Underwood – “Somethin’ Bad”

The two country powerhouses come together on this sassy duet, throwing aside their good-girl personas to skip out on a wedding, take the money from under their mattresses and head down to New Orleans to cause some trouble. The song is featured on Miranda’s new album, Platinum. Continue Reading

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May 12

Tim McGraw Kicks Off Sundown Heaven Town Tour

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Tim McGraw photo courtesy of The Green Room.

Tim McGraw kicked off his Sundown Heaven Town Tour in Fresno over the weekend. The tour is in advance of his new album, Sundown Heaven Town, slated for release in September. Even after two decades on the road, Tim still gets excited about hitting the stage night in and night out.

“After doing this for 20 years, the challenge is always to find new ways to top what you did the last tour,” he said. “This summer is all about getting as close to the fans as possible and creating that connection with them, so we can really get to know each other and feed off that energy. Fans this summer are going to get to hear some new songs off the new album too, which is cool because I’ll get that immediate feedback that only a live crowd can provide.” Continue Reading

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