Country Weekly

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Country Weekly
June 8, 2009 issue, with Tim McGraw on cover.
Editor-in-Chief Lisa Konicki
Categories music magazine
Frequency Weekly
Publisher American Media, Inc.
Total circulation
(December 2011)
First issue April 12, 1994[2]
Country  United States
Based in Nashville, Tennessee
Language English
ISSN 1074-3235

Country Weekly is an American tabloid style weekly magazine established in 1994. The magazine focuses on country music stars and events, and regularly features exclusive interviews with recording artists and country music news.[3] Country Weekly also cosponsored the CMT/TNN Country Weekly Music Awards, at the time the only nationally televised country music awards show that allowed fans to vote for the winners.[4]

In February 2009, Country Weekly reverted to a weekly magazine, having been issued fortnightly since 1999. The magazine also dropped subscriptions at that point (which it has since reinstated), and changed its logo.[5]


  1. ^ "eCirc for Consumer Magazines". Audit Bureau of Circulations. Retrieved April 28, 2012. 
  2. ^ "American Media, Inc. - Company History". Retrieved 2013-12-03. 
  3. ^ "Country Weekly Magazine at Mondo Times". Retrieved 2013-12-03. 
  4. ^ "McGraw-Hill Partnership Yields 18 TNN Country Weekly Music Awards Nods" (Press release). BMI. March 25, 2001. Retrieved 2007-07-09. 
  5. ^ Ives, Nat (2009-01-12). "Country Weekly Drops Subscriptions for Newsstand Sales Only". Ad Age. Retrieved 2009-01-14.