The Country Music Hall of Fame (CMHOF) revealed its class of 2017 inductees in three categories. Jerry Reed in the Veteran Era category, Alan Jackson enters in the Modern Era category, and Don Schlitz in the Songwriter category. Vince Gill, a 2007 CMHOF inductee, was on hand to announce 2017 honorees, the 57th group of Country legends to join the Museum’s famous rotunda. ... read more!
We’re going to fool around with our Triple Shots in April and have them be 2 songs that are similar to each other. The first one is a pair of songs that I let do my talking for me when anyone asks me what I think of country music these days. As with a lot of things, these songs by George Strait and George Jones do a better job of saying it than I could. ... read more!
Our Throwback song today kicks off a month of songs celebrating Valentine’s Day. Today is also Groundhog’s Day, so this song by Alan Jackson fits perfectly because of the movie Groundhog’s Day where things kept happening over and over again. Having a love that you would still pick years later is what it’s all about. ... read more!
Things get better on a daily basis for my beliefs in the Legends of Country. One of my all-time favorites, Alan Jackson announced he will embark on the “Honky Tonk Highway Tour” in 2017, along with the angelic voice of special guest Lee Ann Womack on select dates. ... read more!
Country music superstar Alan Jackson will release his “Precious Memories” Collection exclusively at Walmart on October 28th. The two disc collection features “Precious Memories,” “Precious Memories Volume II,” as well as, two previously unreleased songs – “It’s All About Him” inspired by Denise’s book of the same title and “That’s The Way” which Alan sang to Denise at their wedding. ... read more!
It seems like yesterday that the world stopped turning on that September day. This Sunday marks the 15th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks. One of the many reasons that country music matters so much is the fact that it responded with so many songs about the day and patriotic songs in general. ... read more!