Country Music’s biggest stars have rallied to announce plans for “Country Rising,” a benefit concert to support those in Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico and additional Caribbean islands who have been impacted by the recent hurricanes. The star-studded lineup at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena on November 12th will include performances by Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley, Garth Brooks, Sam Hunt, Lady Antebellum, Little Big Town, Martina McBride, Reba McEntire, Chris Stapleton, George Strait and Carrie Underwood. Tickets and VIP packages for the event go on sale next Friday, Oct. 6 at 10:00A CT on Ticketmaster.com. Additional artists and more details will be announced over the coming weeks at CountryRising.org. ... read more!
Country music icon Dolly Parton will make multiple television appearances this weekend as fans are now able to pre-order or pre-save her first children’s album I Believe In You as well as autogaphed one-of-a-kind collectables, exclusive merchandise and experiences HERE. ... read more!
Chris Young can sing me anything. ANYTHING. ANYTIME. This song just furthers that statement. Chris sounds great on the new song “Holiday” which is off his upcoming album “Losing Sleep” out October 20th. ... read more!
I knew it wouldn’t last. Good bye “American Idol” WAIT…..just kidding IT IS BACK! I kind of wish it wouldn’t be coming back if I am perfectly honest…I mean, they should have just gone out on a high note, but nevertheless it is coming back and I am sure I will be glued to my T.V. The question that was looming over this revival was who will feel the judges chairs? The verdict is now in….well, sorta and according to variety.com Luke Bryan is officially taken one of the chairs along side Katy Perry! ... read more!
Leslie Satcher is not only a great songwriter, but she also has a great voice. She has recorded a new album with her band, The Electric Honey Badgers, in Muscle Shoals, Alabama called “2 Days in Muscle Shoals.” ... read more!
Country music entertainer Scotty McCreery fulfilled a huge career goal when he opened for Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood at their sold-out show on Friday, September 22nd at the Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The ACM, BMI and CMT Award winner’s appearance was kept secret, so his emergence on stage was a surprise for the entire 13,000 members of the audience who eagerly embraced him with cheers after his name was announced. ... read more!