Shania Twain Played In Two Bands Before Hitting It Big

Shania Twain has opened up about her long history in the music business and revealed that she was part of two different bands before breaking out as a solo sensation. In a new short biography for The Boot, Shania reveals that she was a member of a rock band called Longshot before going country.

Faith Hill Recovering From Neck Surgery

Faith Hill's reps have confirmed that the star is recuperating comfortably after having had neck surgery last month. Her publicist broke the news earlier this week, saying the country singer underwent a routine procedure called anterior cervical discectomy and fusion to relieve pain, numbness and tingling.

Willie Nelson Reveals Lineup For SXSW Heartbreaker Banquet

Willie Nelson has announced the lineup for the South By Southwest Heartbreaker Banquet. The one-day music festival at Nelson's private ranch in Luck, Texas, which will be headlined by Nelson, will feature performances from over 20 Americana and indie-folk acts.

Taylor Swift Donates $50,000 To NYC Music Education

Taylor Swift has donated $50,000 to the New York City music education program. The singer has donated the proceeds from her track "Welcome to New York" to fund "Sing!," a musical completion for city high school students. She first announced that she would be donating the royalties from the track to the city back in October during an appearance on "The View."

Colt Ford Gets Remixed On Mud In The Club, Vol. 1

A trio of Colt Ford tracks are getting the remix treatment on Mud in the Club, Vol. 1, an upcoming remix album from Average Joe's Entertainment. In addition to Ford's track "Back," which features Jake Owen, his tracks "Cricket On a Line" and "This Is Our Song" also appear on Mud in the Club, Vol. 1.

Miranda Lambert Gets New Tattoo With Gwen Sebastian And RaeLynn

Miranda Lambert has revealed a new tattoo she got with her friends Gwen Sebastian and RaeLynn. The country star hit Instagram on February 28 to show off her new ink, which features the phrase "perfect harmony." Along with the new ink, Lambert shared a note reading, "I love @raelynnofficial and @gwensebastian! Inked in perfect harmony. Thank you Brookside Tattoo!"

Garth Brooks Breaks Ticket Sales Record In Sacramento

Garth Brooks has a long standing tickets sales record in Sacramento, California, moving a whopping 84,000 tickets for his upcoming shows at the Sleep Train Arena. The shows will mark Brooks' first in Sacramento in 17 years. He will play two shows each on March 27, 28, 29 and 31 as well as on April 1.

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