Nashville News: Friday, 9/18
Tim McGraw has announced the name and release date for his new album. Damn Country Music --
his 14th studio album -- will be out on November 6th.
Tim says the title track is reflective of his career. He says, “When I recorded Damn Country Music, it was one
of those electric moments. It speaks to a passion and being at a crossroads in your life when you make that
decision to pursue it knowing you might pay a heavy price.”
The album also features a collaboration with Big and Rich and "Here Tonight," a duet with oldest daughter, Gracie.
Chris Janson’s debut album, Buy Me a Boat is set to be released on October 30th. There will be 11 songs on
Buy Me a Boat, all written or co-written by Chris. The songs will come from every period in the singer’s life and career, from his time as a
bachelor with a wild streak to now, as a proud husband and father of four who doesn’t drink.
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Nashville News: Friday, 9/11
Blake Shelton is releasing a greatest hits album entitled 'Reloaded' on October 23rd. It features 20 of his #1 hit songs.
To celebrate, Blake decided to go have a drink!
Taylor Swift picked up her first Emmy award the other day for Original Interactive Programfor
AMEX Unstaged: Taylor Swift Experience.
The project, which debuted with her "Blank Space" video last year, used 360º cameras so fans could explore
the clip's sets. Taylor was the star and the Executive Producer on the program.
Country newcomer Cam has some new bling to flaunt.She announced she said “yes” to boyfriend Adam
Weaver after he popped the question.
She posted a photo on social media of the shiny ring on her left hand overtop the hand of her now-fiance, both resting on the back of their dog, Honey. The caption read, ‘My rock gave me a rock. My heart’s
over the moon.’ Cam is part of our 2015 Chicks with Picks benefit on September 29th!
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Nashville News: Friday, 9/4
Kid Rock will serve as host for a five-day block of Johnny Cash-themed programming on CMT, which will rename itself Cash Music Television for the occasion.
The marathon will kick off on September 8th with the Oscar-winning 2005 bio-pic Walk the Line,
followed by an all-Cash "Throwback Thursday" dedication and a Cash-focusedCMT All-Time Top 40: Artist's Choice. Things will wrap up with the airing of a new documentary called Johnny Cash:
American Rebel, which includes interviews from the music legend's children, friends, family and peers.
The windup airs on September 12th, the 12th anniversary of Cash's death.
Looks like Garth Brooks's "Friends in Low Places" will be getting the all-star treatment.
A source tells Billboard that for the song's 25th anniversary, Garth has gathered some friends in high places -- including George Strait,Florida Georgia Line, Jason Aldean and Keith Urban -- to update the song.
No word on whether the new version will include the mystery verse that appears on Garth's Double Live album.
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Nashville News: Friday, 8/28
All signs are pointing to a romance between Brett Eldredge and Victoria's Secret model Jessica Hilbert.
Jessica's Instagram account has several pictures of them doing some fun date-like things like posing for silly pictures and what looks to be river rafting.
And if she looks familiar, she was the nurse in Brett's video for "Lose My Mind."
Lady Antebellum have been at it for almost 10 years now pretty much with out a break -- except forHillary Scott's maternity leave a few years back -- and they could use a vacation.
After their Wheels Up Tour lands, they'll be taking a break to breathe and write some songs for their next
album. The gift of time will especially be welcome for Charles Kelley and his wife, who are expecting a child
early next year.
Not only has Jennifer Nettles signed a shiny new record deal with Big Machine -- she will have a new single out in October and a new album next year. In the meantime, she will
launch the Playing With Fire tour this fall with openers Brandy Clark and Ryan Kinder.
We are older and wiser now, so here is a list of things we do now versus what we didn't then...
Things We Do in Our 30s and 40s That We Didn’t Do in Our 20s
1. Spend five dollars more on a cocktail to avoid a hangover.
2. Pick up the tab to avoid splitting a queso four ways.
3. Brag about getting carded.
4. Pay more for an appliance that will last longer.
5. Ask about the return policy.
6. Upon returning from a fantastic, amazing vacation, say, "It's good to be home."
7. Spend more for the flight without a layover.
8. Think plans are a great idea until it's time to actually leave the house.
9. Give thought to the time of day we enter a grocery store.
10. Make coffee at home
List courtesy of yahoo.com
Nashville News: Friday, 8/21
Carrie Underwood made her big announcement yesterday.
She told fans that she'll release a new album called Story Teller on October 23rd. The first single from the album
is "Smoke Break." Carrie says she and her cowriters stumbled onto the song when they were struggling with coming
up with ideas. They decided to step outside to take a "smoke break," and thought that would be a great title for a song.
Do blondes really have more fun? Miranda Lambert is testing out the theory with a trip to the salon.
She posted a photo on Facebook with the caption, "What doesn't kill you only makes you blonder."
Miranda will show off her new 'do will see travels with her Roadside Bars and Pink Guitars tour that
features all girls: Ashley Monroe, RaeLynn, and Claire Dunn.
Love corn mazes? Love Garth Brooks? Then you might want to plan a visit to Govin's Farm in Menomonie,
Wisconsin, where they've carved a Garth maze out of 11 acres of corn.
Garth approved by tweeting, "A-MAZE-ing! Thanks Govin's Farm!" Maybe a bit corny?!