All “King” George Strait said was he was finished touring, he did not say he was retiring right? Many headlines today started with the word: “Surprise.” I guess you could say it is not a tour of sorts. Well either way, there was no surprise reaction from me, this past year or so seems to be the norm for artists either breaking up, or no longer touring to see the Vegas lights and head right to them. The best frenzy has been the fan frenzy. ... read more!
Garth Brooks’ “Friends in Low Places” may be one of the best known country music songs! Well according to Billboard the song may be getting a bit of a makeover for its 25th anniversary! ... read more!
Wondering what country tours were bringing in the bucks…and the fans this year? Three country stars ranked on Pollstar’s Year End Top 20 Worldwide Tours chart, based on gross box office receipts from January 1, 2014 through December 31, 2014. ... read more!
Gearing up for the CMA Awards? I know we are! More presenters and performers have been added to the already star studded event. Reigning CMA Entertainer of the Year George Strait makes his 24th career performance on the “The 48th Annual CMA Awards,” more than any other artist in CMA Awards history! The show is set to air Wednesday, Nov. 5 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET) on the ABC Television Network. ... read more!
CMA Award nominees were announced this morning! Can you believe it is that time of the year again? It is always exciting to see who makes the list. We want to wish a BIG congratulations to all the nominees. While you may not be a big fan of every artist on the list, remember they all work hard to get to the level that they are at! ... read more!
There have been numerous words spoken about the many great artists of Country music but it is tough to write up “a little something” about The Great George Strait (also known as King George) to go with the Music Video Monday selection. So today I will treat you to some things I found along with double video links in honor of the Cowboy Who Rode Away. ... read more!