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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/08/10
Luke Bryan and his wife, Caroline, have found a special way to remember their late niece, Sadie Brett.  They overhauled one of the barns on their property and are using it to house rescue animals, including a pony.  They have named it 'Brett's...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/08/10
Florida Georgia Line's Dig Your Roots album has gone platinum.  They have become just one of three country artists to reach platinum status for an album released in the last year.  They are also the only country act to have a platinum album...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/08/10
Dustin Lynch will release his third album, Current Mood, on September 8th.  There are 13 tracks on the album including his recent number one, "Seein' Red" and his recent single, "Small Town Boy". Dustin also announced a headlining tour, The...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/08/08
Rascal Flatts and Billy Ray Cyrus have signed on as Team Blake and Team Miley mentors for the upcoming season.  Fans can expect to see Blake Shelton and Rascal Flatts team up at some point during Season 13.  Blake joked that they don't really...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/08/08
Ashley Monroe and John Danks announced on Christmas Day that they were expecting their first child. They announced August 4th on Instagram that they are the proud parents of a baby boy, Dalton William Danks.  Ashley posted three pictures of...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/08/08
Kelsea Ballerini revealed the cover art for her upcoming album on social media on August 5th.  The cover for Unapologetically shows Kelsea wearing a beaded dress, sitting in a leather chair and surrounded by flowers.  Her sophmore album will...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/08/08
Before their second Soul2Soul performance in Nashville on Saturday night, Tim McGraw and Faith Hill shared a picture of the Nashville Predators new jersey.  The new look features a guitar pic on the shoulder, piano keys on on the collar and ...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/08/04
Tyler and Hayley Hubbard's first child will be a girl, not a boy.  He shared the news on Instagram on Friday (Aug. 4).  "God's got jokes," Tyler writes.  "Turns out the blood test was wrong and we're actually having a little girl."  The couple...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/08/04
Tim McGraw and Faith Hill's Soul2Soul Tour will be broadcast live on Showtime in November.  The show was taped during a summer tour stop and it will also feature interviews and behind the scenes footage.  According to a press release, fans...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/08/04
Kenny Chesney's next album is a live collection scheduled to be released on October 27th.  Live In No Shoes Nation is his first concert album since Kenny Chesney Live was released in 2006.  The song listing is still being finished, but there...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/08/04
Jason Aldean recently celebrated his three latest number one singles - "Lights Come On", "A Little More Summertime" and "Any Ol' Barstool".  He brought the party to Nashville's Wildhorse Saloon, which is where he was discovered and signed...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/08/03
George Strait is celebrating the 25th anniversary of Pure Country by releasing the soundtrack on vinyl for the first time on September 15.  He will also spotlight the soundtrack during his Las Vegas concerts on September 1st and 2nd. Pure...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/08/03
Tim McGraw and Faith Hill were forced to cancel tonight's (Aug 3) Soul2Soul Tour stop in North Little Rock, Ark.  According to the venue's Facebook page, Faith has been put on vocal rest.  The tour will pick up tomorrow (Aug 4) in...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/08/03
Carrie Underwood's husband, Mike Fisher, has decided to call it a career. Mike announced his retirement after 17 seasons in the NHL.  He says it was the toughest decision he's ever made but he also knows it is the right decision.  Carrie says...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/08/02
Miranda Lambert was a surprise guest at Little Big Town's show at the Ryman Auditorium on Saturday (July 29).  She joined them to do a cover of the Dixie Chicks "Goodbye Earl" and that went off without any problems.  It was her own song that...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/08/02
Carrie Underwood is back for her fifth season of Sunday Night Football performing "Oh, Sunday Night" before the start of each Sunday night game on NBC.  Ten NFL players took part in the opening video with Carrie.  A sneak preview will air...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/08/02
A couple from New York recently got engaged at a Brantley Gilbert concert.  He was performing in Darien Lake on Sunday (July 30), when he saw the enagement unfold.  The couple was sitting near the stage and Brantley instructed his crew to show...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/08/01
Billy Currington's newest song, "Do I Make You Wanna", is number one on Billboard's Country Airplay chart.  It's the third release off his album Summer Forever to hit number one and it is also his 12th career number one single.

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/08/01
Garth Brooks' daughter Allie had a fantastic 21st birthday.  She sang backup for her dad, got a birthday serenade from him and the crowd and she got engaged backstage.  During the Friday night (July 28) World Tour stop at the Forum in Los...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/08/01
Frankie Ballard recently ordered dinner at a hometown pizza restaurant in Michigan and he left the staff a large tip.  He ordered $22 worth of food and tipped the staff $100.  Needless to say, they were all very happy.

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