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Garth Brooks Announces Release Of Part One Of Five-Part Anthology Book

Pearl Records’ artist, Garth Brooks is a never-ending man at work. He recently announced the release of part one of a five-part anthology book series on Tuesday, November 14th, entitled “Part 1, The First Five Years.” The Garth-penned book will offer a detailed look at the first five years of his career as told by Garth himself and those involved with the creating, recording, and promotion of the first five albums. ... read more!

Country Music Stars Join Forces For Hurricane Relief Efforts

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!