Sturgill Simpson Is as Surprised as You About His Grammy Nomination

The country singer joined Adele, Beyoncé, Drake and Justin Bieber in the category for Album of the Year.

Beyoncé Leads With 9 Grammy Nominations

Drake and Rihanna are each up for eight awards, Chance the Rapper has seven nominations, and Adele is up for five, including the top three categories.

Critic’s Notebook: Kane Brown Reaches to Reconcile Two Sides in His Sound

Mr. Brown, a country singer whose self-titled debut album was recently released, performed at Irving Plaza on Saturday night.

The Playlist: New Songs From Prince and Garth Brooks, if You Can Find Them

The first drop from Prince’s Vault arrives on a new anthology; plus hear 11 more notable soundtracks, renditions of the national anthem, live sets and more.

Holly Dunn, Country Singer-Songwriter, Dies at 59

Ms. Dunn’s wistful song “Daddy’s Hands” won two Grammy nominations, and her song “Maybe I Mean Yes” provoked a national conversation about date rape.

Review: Miranda Lambert Sings of What Comes After the Heartbreak

“The Weight of These Wings” is a double album by this country star, her first record since her divorce from Blake Shelton.

Beyoncé’s C.M.A. Awards Performance Becomes the Target of Backlash

Some country fans argued online that this singer was out of place at a country music show, but her supporters did not take kindly to that opinion.

For Beyoncé, an Unexpected Performance in an Unexpected Look

At the Country Music Awards on Wednesday, the pop star sang and dipped her toes into two trends.