Friday, April 18, 2014

Garth’s Long Reign Ends



Garth’s Long Reign Ends
The long reign of Garth’s ‘Friends In Low Places’ as the sixth-inning anthem at Kansas City’s Kauffman Stadium is over. The Royals are having a contest to find a new one and so far Journey’s ‘Don’t Stop Believin’ has beat out Garth. The contest ends in June.

David Nail Trades With Luke Bryan 
David Nail chose Luke Bryan to trade places with for a day because Luke made 23 million last year. David said, “with my wife’s shopping problem that could make things a lot easier.”

Eric Church 'The Outsiders' in Vinyl Saturday
Eric Church will release a double vinyl version of ‘The Outsiders’ Saturday that inlcudes two bonus tracks and an exclusive poster. 

Thomas Rhett on Torn ACL
Thomas Rhett told me in high school he tore his ACL playing soccer and today he still can't bend that knee as well as the other one. 

Trisha Yearwood’s Nickname for her Husband
Trisha Yearwood’s band calls her mini tour the T.M.I. Tour because of all the personal information she shares. One thing she does reveal is she calls Garth Mr. Yearwood.

Randy Houser Wants Garth's Life
Finally - Randy Houser choose Garth to trade places with for a day saying, “that way I could decide if I ever wanted to do anything ever again or not.”

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Dierks Bentley Wants to Trade With Chesney



Dierks Bentley Wants to Trade With Chesney
If he could trade places for a day with another country star, Dierks Bentley picked Kenny Chesney saying, “because he has an island and with three kids now, the only water I ever see is my backyard kiddy pool.”

Jake Owen Gets New Retro Corvette
Jake Owen just bought a C7 Stingray Corvette. It’s very retro - white with red and black leather interior.

Brad Paisley on 'Two and a Half Men' Finale 
Brad Paisley will guest on the season finale of ‘Two and a Half Men,’ May 8 so will his wife, Kimberly, who recently joined the cast.

Glen Campbell Moved to Alzheimer’s Facility
78 year-old Glen Campbell was moved into an Alzheimer’s facility late last week. They won’t say yet if the move is permanent but I’m guessing it is.

Martina McBride’s Beatles Fan Husband
Martina McBride’s husband John has more Beatles artifacts, albums, tapes and pictures than Ringo himself. John has the original tape of the very first Beatles recording plus the original notes. With certain albums, he has a hundred copies of each.

Rascal Flatts Nashville Nickname
Finally – some may not know that around Nashville, Rascal Flatts have always been called, The Flatts.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Kenny Chesney’s in the Studio



Kenny Chesney’s in the Studio Right Now
Kenny Chesney’s in the studio working on his next album and he says he can't wait for everyone to hear the new music.

If Dierks Bentley's Cell Phone Could Talk
Dierks Bentley knows having Luke Bryan’s number in his cell phone thrills many teenage girls but Dierks said he promises he’ll never give Luke’s number out.

Jay's Daughter Will go on Tour Next Month
When Rascal Flatts kick off their Rewind tour next month, Jay DeMarcus will occasionally have his 3-year-old daughter Maddie along and says, "I'm really excited for her to see what daddy does and she’s also old enough to where she kinda gets it now.”

Miranda Lambert Says Pay For Photo
In case you run into Miranda Lambert out and about, she will only let you pose with her for a photo if you donate to her Mutt Nation charity.

Why Shay Ditched the Family Farm 
Shay from Dan + Shay was born and raised on a farm in Arkansas where he had to wake up every morning at 4 a.m. to milk cows. He says, “as soon as I graduated high school, I was out of there.”

Faith Hill's Secret on Great Southern Supper 
Finally - Faith Hill says a true Southern supper always involves a seasoned cast iron skillet.

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Kenny Chesney Seen at Smoothie King



Luke Bryan’s Quite the Gentleman
Luke Bryan’s wife Caroline says they first met at Georgia Southern University. They hung out as friends then she was the one to kiss him first because she says, “Luke was so scared of making a girl feel uncomfortable, he wouldn’t cross that line.”

Kenny Chesney Seen at Smoothie King
Kenny Chesney just spotted in a T-shirt and ballcap at Smoothie King in the Belle Meade area of Nashville. Store employees say Kenny’s there a lot and he’s always nice.

Tyler Hubbard Gets a Puppy 
Tyler Hubbard of Florida Georgia Line is the latest country star to get a puppy. It’s a beautiful Golden Retriever he’s named Harley Hubbard.

Carrie Underwood Sells Canadian Mansion
After a year of trying to sell their mansion in Canada, Carrie Underwood and Mike Fisher’s place outside Ottawa just sold for $1.95 million with 11-acres, 5 bedrooms and three fireplaces.

Randy Rogers Band  in Stores Today
A new live album and DVD from Randy Rogers Band is out today, ‘Homemade Tamales.’ The Oak Ridge Boys have ‘Boys Nigh Out’ in a digital download, audio CD and vinyl.

Gary LeVox On Concerts VS Duck Blinds 
Finally - Gary LeVox says he’s just as happy playing to 20,000 as he is sitting in a duck blind at 5 AM in the pouring rain.

Monday, April 14, 2014

Luke Bryan Will Perform on Billboard Awards



Luke Bryan Will Perform on Billboard Awards
Luke Bryan’s the most nominated country artist at this year’s Billboard Awards so he’ll be performing on the show May 18.

Miranda Lambert's First LP is Shania
Miranda Lambert says the first album she ever bought was Shania's ‘Come on Over.’ For Tim McGraw it was Elvis’s NBC TV Special and for Brad Paisley it wasn’t a whole album but the single for The Dukes of Hazzard theme song.  

Who Knew Brad Paisley's a Cat Guy
Speaking of Brad, DJ Jerry House says Brad’s among the cleverest people he’s ever met. He also says Brad is a cat guy and Jerry says, “he’s about half-Persian. He’s looking at you but thinking of catching a fish, like all cats do.”

Brett Eldredge Diving With Sharks
When Brett Eldredge had his first #1 hit he agreed to go skydiving. Soon after that he said if he ever got another #1 he’d go diving with sharks in a cage. With ‘Beat of the Music’ soon to go the top of the charts Brett knows he’ll probably have to follow through.

Thomas Rhett Goes Paleo and Drops 28 Pounds
Finally - Thomas Rhett says last summer he opened for Jake Owen and they worked out daily and did the Paleo diet eating only chicken, fish and broccoli. Thomas lost 28 pounds in three months.

Friday, April 11, 2014

Miranda Lambert Performs on Ellen



Miranda Lambert Performs on Ellen
Miranda Lambert performs on the Ellen Show today.

Martina McBride on Arsenio Hall Show
Martina McBride’s on the Arsenio Hall Show.

The Band Perry do Charity Show Saturday
The Band Perry and Kenny Rogers are among the performers for Muhammed Ali's Celebrity Fight Night Saturday in Phoenix. For the ninth year in a row Reba will emcee.

Florida Georgia Line Help Fight Hunger
Florida Georgia Line are involved in the Outnumber Hunger campaign and Tyler says, "I was blessed to have food on the table as a kid but for many others that’s not the case and we hopefully are making a big impact to fight hunger all across the world."

Jake Owen's Dog Merle Loves His Wife 
Of his bulldog Merle, Jake Owen says, “my wife fell in love with him the minute they met and he now follows her everywhere."

Keith and Nicole Spotted Out and About 
Keith and Nicole were just seen at Nashville’s trendy new bowling-alley restaurant, Pinewood Social. It’s THE hot spot in Nashville and the owners will soon put in a big outdoor pool.

Willie Nelson’s Armadillo Thief Discovered
Finally – I found out who ‘stole’ Willie Nelson’s stuffed armadillo from his piano a few times recently, it’s actor and Willie’s good buddy, John Stamos.

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Dan and Shay Make Chart History



Dan and Shay Make Chart History
Dan and Shay just made chart history as their debut album, ‘Where It All Began,’ has made them the first duo to debut at #1 with a first album. Dan spent part of the day Tuesday at Nashville’s Vanderbilt hospital emergency room. He was in a car wreck and he broke his left arm and hurt his hand but the duo will still open for Hunter Hayes tonight.



Blake Shelton Thrilled to Add Pharrel
Blake Shelton’s thrilled to have Pharrell Williams join The Voice next season as a coach and says, “I love his music and his hat." That hat, by-the-way has its own Twitter account as does Luke Bryan’s bottom; it has two separate Twitter accounts.

Dierks Bentley and Family Love Hockey
Dierks Bentley and family love to watch the Nashville Predators play hockey but he rarely gets to see the end of the game cause his kids often have an issue he has to deal with. Dierks says, “I’d rather go to half a game with them, than see a whole game by myself.”

Brett Eldridge's Pet Peeve
Brett Eldridge’s pet peeve - people who make loud noises while they eat. At dinner parties, Brett’s been known to turn music on just to drown out their noises.

Luke Bryan Eats Chips Before a Show
Finally - Luke Bryan says movie popcorn’s his guilty pleasure and he always eats Lay's potato chips right before a show because the oils coat the throat for a long time.

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Jake Owen is Selling His Boat for $100,000



Miranda Lambert Not Ready For Babies
Miranda Lambert’s album, ‘Platinum,’ out June 3 will include Carrie Underwood and Little Big Town. When just asked about having babies, Miranda says, “I’m not ready and every time I think about it, I get a puppy.”

Luke Bryan's Talents Include Moonwalking 
Luke Bryan says Michael Jackson’s ‘Thriller’ was the first cassette he ever bought and he learned how to moonwalk so in school he could do it all the way to the pencil sharpener and back.

Jake Owen is Selling His Boat for $100,000
Jake Owen’s selling his slightly used and loaded 2013 Malibu Wakesetter boat complete with Corvette engine and a two year warranty; all for just under a hundred grand.

Dierks Bentley Won't Share His Toothbrush 
The one thing Dierks Bentley will not share - his toothbrush.

Trisha Yearwood Selling Brentwood Home 
Trisha Yearwood is selling her 6,500 sq ft Brentwood home for $2.2 million because Garth owns acreage in Nashville and they just don’t need both places.

Thomas Rhett Adds Puppy to His Family
Finally – Thomas Rhett and his wife have a new addition, a beautiful puppy they named Cash.