-->

Category: VIDEO

Billy Currington's Summer Forever

Billy Currington’s Summer Forever

| May 24, 2015

Billy Currington loves warm weather.  When winter comes around, you’ll find Billy in Hawaii.  So it’s appropriate that Billy titled his latest album “Summer Forever,” because if anyone lives that life, it’s Billy. But actually the album title comes from the last song on the record.  Billy explained to Country Countdown USA’s Lon Helton how […]

Read More

Tim McGraw on Tomorrowland

Tim McGraw on Tomorrowland

| May 22, 2015

Tim McGraw is back on the big screen this weekend, appearing in the new Disney movie “Tomorrowland,” starring George Clooney.  McGraw actually began work on the movie almost two years ago.  At the time, he told Country Countdown USA’s Lon Helton: “It’s a great story.  To me, the great thing about working on movies is […]

Read More

Kelsea Ballerini's Nashville Debut

Kelsea Ballerini’s Nashville Debut

| May 13, 2015

Kelsea Ballerini’s Nashville debut was sold out, and her 90 minute show Tuesday night was a powerful statement that there’s a new contender in the Country Female category.  The site was 3rd & Lindsley, a club that was the launch-pad for many of today’s top stars, including Lady Antebellum.  The show was part of CMT’s Next […]

Read More

Zac Brown Previews New Album

Zac Brown Previews New Album

| April 8, 2015

Zac Brown’s new album Jekyll & Hyde will be released on April 28th.  It contains 16 songs, including the current hit, “Homegrown.”  Country Countdown USA’s Lon Helton spoke with Zac about making the album: What will we hear on it? “I think you’ve got the best of what people would expect from our other records, […]

Read More

Garth Debuts New Song: Mom

Garth Debuts New Song: Mom

| December 6, 2014

This week Garth Brooks co-hosted Country Countdown USA to talk about his new album, “Man Against Machine,” and play his new single, “Mom.”  He spoke about his thoughts recording the song with host Lon Helton: “Yeah just getting a vocal performance on that song was tough.  What was weird, of course I saw my mom’s […]

Read More

Garth & Trisha Meet Luke Bryan

Garth & Trisha Meet Luke Bryan

| December 6, 2014

Luke Bryan’s CMA Night was memorable for a couple reasons.  Obviously, because he won the CMA Entertainer of the Year.  But also, because he met one of his childhood heroes, Garth Brooks.  Back in September, when he co-hosted Country Countdown USA, Lon Helton asked him if he’d ever met Garth: (Luke) Garth falls into the […]

Read More

LBT's New Album Pain Killer

LBT’s New Album Pain Killer

| November 23, 2014

Little Big Town’s latest album is called “Pain Killer.”  It features the Top 5 hit Day Drinking, but there’s a lot more to hear on the whole album.  Country Countdown USA’s Lon Helton spoke with the band about their latest work. How does Day Drinking fit into the album? (Karen) Day Drinking is the first […]

Read More

Aldean Song Was Once Chesney's

Aldean Song Was Once Chesney’s

| October 26, 2014

There’s a song on Jason Aldean’s new album, Old Boots New Dirt, that was originally intended for Kenny Chesney.  The song is called “Two Night Town,” and Jason told Country Countdown USA how the song came to him: “There were a couple guys that were upset with me about that one.  Kenny Chesney knew about […]

Read More

FGL Previews "Anything Goes"

FGL Previews “Anything Goes”

| October 12, 2014

This week, Florida Georgia Line will release their second album, “Anything Goes.”  Their debut went Platinum, thanks to the success of the hit :Cruise.”  The duo hopes lightning strikes twice.  FGL’s Brian Kelley and Tyler Hubbard co-hosted Country Countdown USA with Lon Helton. What’s the transition like from the first album to this one? (Tyler) […]

Read More

Lady Antebellum "747" Takes Off

Lady Antebellum “747” Takes Off

| September 28, 2014

This week, Lady Antebellum releases their latest album “747.”  The trio told Country Countdown USA’s Lon Helton they were looking to break some new ground. (Lon) You have a wide variety of sounds on this new album: (Hillary) That’s what we were trying to do with this album, which was stretch ourselves, reinvent ourselves, and find […]

Read More