Mercury Cuts Wills, Smith

Mark Wills recorded six albums for the label.

Mercury Records in Nashville has cut Mark Wills and Anthony Smith from its artist roster.

Wills has recorded six albums for the label since 1997, including a greatest hits package in 2002. He has one platinum- and one gold-certified album to his credit and has landed eight top 10 singles on Billboard Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart, including the No. 1 hits "Wish You Were Here" and "19 Somethin'."

Smith recorded one album for the label, "If That Ain't Country," which peaked at No. 26 on the Top Country Albums chart in 2002.