Merle Haggard

Toby Keith Ready To Drop That Tailgate And Heads Back To Studio For New Album

Singer, songwriter and entertainer Toby Keith has been a workin’ man nearly all his life, as his full spring and summer schedule can attest. There is no slowing this man down. At the top of the list is the Toby’s “Interstates & Tailgates” Tour Presented by Ford F-Series, which opens May 10 at TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, FL. Rising country singer-songwriter Eric Paslay has recently been added to select tour stops. ... read more!

Toby Keith Set To Perform Tribute to Merle Haggard On May 1st American Country Countdown Awards

Over the past few weeks we have read and shared our thoughts and stories on the life of country music legend Merle Haggard. “The Hag” as he was affectionately called passed away on his birthday, April 6th to the shock and sadness of all who knew and loved him. Show Dog-Universal artist Toby Keith has been added to the performance lineup for the “American Country Countdown Awards” (ACCAs) being held on Sunday, MAY 1st to perform a tribute to Merle, who he revered. ... read more!

Vince Gill, Keith Urban and MANY More Were “All For the Hall”

The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum hosted the sixth All for the Hall benefit concert Tuesday night, April 12th (Vince Gill’s birthday), at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena. Four-time Grammy winner Keith Urban and Country Music Hall of Fame member Vince Gill led a star-studded evening that featured performances from special guests Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line, Peter Frampton, Emmylou Harris, Sam Hunt, Jason Isbell, Chris Janson, Tracy Lawrence, Maddie & Tae, and Maren Morris. A record-breaking event, the fundraiser netted over $712,000 with proceeds supporting the museum’s education programs, including its award-winning Words & Music program. To date, the benefit concert has netted over $3.3 million. ... read more!