Brantley Gilbert Tying the Knot with Fiancée, Amber Cochran, in June 2015
Image Courtesy Valory Music Co.Brantley Gilbert will tie the knot with his fiancée, Georgia school teacher Amber Cochran, at the end of June 2015. He revealed the date backstage at the American Music Awards Sunday night after winning Country Album of the Year for Just as I Am. Brantley and Amber met 10 years ago, and were together for five years before splitting up. They reconnected after Brantley got sober.
He says, "I had some things going on in my life that she wasn't really willing to be a part...
Little Big Town Strikes Gold with Latest #1 Hit, "Day Drinking"
Image Courtesy Capitol NashvilleLittle Big Town has scored another chart topper with their latest single, "Day Drinking," the lead single from their new album, Pain Killer. It's the first time the group's Karen Fairchild, Phillip Sweet and Jimi Westbrook have been co-writers on a #1 hit.
Jimi says, "This feeling will never get old. Thank you so much to the fans and country radio for making our first song from Pain Killer such a success."
"Day Drinking" has also been certified gold for 500,000 downloads and streams. The next single from Pain Killer is "Girl Crush." Listen for that...
Maddie & Tae Confess They're Frugal, Domestic, Neat Freaks
New duo Maddie & Tae might take aim at some of the cliches about women in country music in their first top five hit, but the pair confess they are much more put together than any “Girl in a Country Song.” Furthermore, the duo is well-matched, since they’re both neat freaks.
“On the road, oh my gosh, it's so awesome,” Maddie says. “We both have our toiletry bag and then we've got our sections of PJs and jeans and… it's just really nice to not have clutter everywhere… We're both kind of weird in...