Life as an independent artist has come to an end for Tim McGraw. After being without a record label for six months, the singer signed a new recording contract. Find out what superstars he’s on the same team as in the Daily Roundup below. Also, learn which country superstar was chosen to host the CMT Music Awards next month.

Each day we post a recap of the top country music news stories in addition to highlights from around the world of pop, rock, movies and television. Today, watch the ‘Anchorman 2′ trailer and learn about new music from Whitney Houston.

Today on Taste of Country:

Tim McGraw Signs Recording Contract With Big Machine Records

Toby Keith to Co-Host the 2012 CMT Music Awards Alongside Kristen Bell

Cute Kids Singing Country Songs

Best Country Parking Lot Party

Win Tickets to the 2012 CMT Music Awards

Can You Guess Whose Tattoo This Is?

Taylor Swift Sends Flowers, Calls Fallen Soldier’s Family

Country Radio Hall of Famer Rusty Walker Dead at 59

Carrie Underwood Recalls Growing Up With Robin Gibb and the Bee Gees

Luke Bryan vs. Lee Brice – The Showdown

Jason Aldean Invites Ludacris Onstage During Sold Out Atlanta Show

Loretta Lynn Under Fire for Age Discrepancy

Taylor Swift, Lady Antebellum + More Nominated for 2012 Teen Choice Awards

John Rich, Big and Rich Set to Headline St. Jude Children’s Hospital Concert

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