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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/07/28
During a recent tour stop at the Veterans United Amphitheatre in Virginia Beach, Dierks Bently met with U.S. Army Sgt. Legrand Strickland and his wife, Carrie.  The event was hosted by Veterans United Home Loans and the Gary Sinise...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/07/27
Dylan Scott and his wife Blair held a gender reveal party for friends and family on Monday (July 24).  In the backyard of his childhood home, the couple pulled apart poppers filled with blue confetti to find out their baby's gender.  Dylan...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/07/26
Thomas Rhett and his daughter Willa has some daddy-daughter bonding time after church on Sunday (July 23).  Thomas shared some pictures that they took in a photo booth on Instagram.  In one of the pictures, Willa even makes a kissy face at...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/07/26
Kelsea Ballerini announced yesterday (July 25) on Good Morning America that her sophmore album, Unapologetically, will be released on November 3rd.  Kelsea shared in an interview that the album is about years 21 through 23.  It starts with...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/07/26
Darius Rucker has announced that he will release his 5th country album, When Was the Last Time, on October 20th.  The first single off the album, "If I Told You So", became his 8th number one country single when it hit the top of Billboard's...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/07/25
Chris Stapleton continues to own the country music scene with his two breakthrough albums, Traveller and From A Room: Volume 1.  Both albums appear in the top two spots on the list of best-selling albums of 2017.  From A Room was released in...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/07/25
At a recent show in Los Angeles, Garth Brooks helped a couple reveal their baby's gender.  The couple, Katie and Wes, gave Garth a manilla envelope and before he opened it, he asked about names.  Wes said that Brooks was a contender,...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/07/25
Luke Bryan had a special meet and greet with one of his biggest fans before his show July 21st in Kansas City, Mo.  Francis Stanaway is 88 years old and is battling a terminal illness.  She was wearing her "Shake It For Me Luke" sweatshirt and...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/07/24
Dierks Bentley shared on Twitter that one of his songs will be featured in the upcoming movie, Only the Brave.  It is based on the true story of the Granite Mountain Hotshots, a group of elite firefighters that lost their lives in the...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/07/24
Former American Idol winner, Scotty McCreery, was stopped by police at the Raleigh-Durham International Airport in Raleigh, N.C., after a scan of his backpack revealed a loaded handgun.  Investigators found five 9mm rounds in the magazine...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/07/24
Miranda Lambert made a special appearance at Chris Stapleton's July 16th concert in Buffalo.  She popped by to sing "Happy Birthday" to her boyfriend, Anderson East, who is currently touring with Chris as part of the All-American Road Show...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/07/21
One of the many benefits of being a country star, aside from being really talented, selling out large stadiums, and selling lots of music, is you have a ton of money to do fun things. Recently Brad Paisley decided to rent out a movie theatre...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/07/21
When a country artist is on the road there generally isn't a lot of time to do fun stuff.  They're in a city for a day and then on to the next city right after a show.  However, occasionally the timing will work that there is room to have a...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/07/21
There are many things that Brett Young is good at. Acting isn't one of them. Brett says he's a terrible actor and he doesn't like doing things he's not comfortable with.  Brett says when he was a kid he was busy playing music and all of his...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/07/21
Friday July 21st is National Junk Food Day.  Who knew? Here are some country artists with their favourite junk food. Chris Young goes with pizza and diet Dr. Pepper.  Chris says, "I don't know why but I love diet Dr. Pepper." Kelsea...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/07/21
The news broke this week that Chester Bennignton of Linkin Park committed suicide. He apparenty hung himself in his home and was found by an employee before 9:00AM on Thursday July 20th. He was 41. He leaves behind six children from two...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/07/20
Here is what we know about American Idol.  It is returning to TV in 2018. Katy Perry will be one of the judges. And now this. It was confirmed this week that Ryan Seacrest will return as the host.  As for who the other judges will be we don't...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/07/20
Brett Young's career is lgiong really well.  He made his debut on late night TV this week.  He was the musical guest on Jimmy Kimmel Live. He performed two songs.  'In Case You Didn't Know' and 'Like I Love You'

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/07/20
It will be his 10th studio album.  We don't have a lot of details at this point but we do know this.  Keith Urban is back in the recording studio working on his next album. He posted the news on social media this week.   ...

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Posted by Carrie Feir on 2017/07/19
Lonzo Ball was drafted by the L.A. Lakers in the NBA. His dad, LaVar, is known for talking trash and boasting about his son. Recently he said his other son and him could beat Shaquille O'Neal and his son Shareef in a game of two on two...

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