Friday, July 29, 2016

Jake Owen’s ‘American Love’ is out today. Chris Stapleton sings on it too and Jake says, “I had a roller coaster year last year on a lot of levels including my divorce.” Songs about that are on this album but he says there are a lot of happy ones too.  

Blake Shelton has confirmed that Bette Midler will be his team mentor on The Voice this fall. Blake also talked to Billboard magazine about Gwen Stefani and said, “we could not be more different but one day I woke up and realized Gwen was all I cared about. She saved my life.”  

Brad Paisley’s made good on a music festival that got cancelled in Cincinnati, OH. He’ll now have a free show there August 6 along with Maddie & Tae and Tyler Farr

Sharknado airs Sunday night on Syfi with Jay from Rascal Flatts playing a hotel manager. 

Finally - the new line from Little Big Town’s Kimberly is out at both Cracker Barrel stores and on-line. It includes pottery mugs, mother-daughter rain boots, a vintage lamp and pink cast iron cookware.

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Kenny Chesney’s duet with P!nk, ‘Setting The World On Fire’ is out today. It’s on the album, ‘Cosmic Hallelujah,’ in stores October 28. 

The internet’s a buzz with rumors that Blake Shelton’s mentor this fall on The Voice is Bette Midler. The shows 11th season debuts September 19. 

Tonight Little Big Town perform on ABC’s Greatest Hits; the show co-hosted by Kelsea Ballerini

The funny sci-fi thriller, ‘Sharknado’ has added Jay DeMarcus from Rascal Flatts to play a hotel manager. It will air July 31 on the SyFy network. 

Tickets go on sale today for Zac Brown Band’s four-night getaway at the Hard Rock Hotel in Riviera Maya, Mexico that kicks off January 30. 

Finally - tomorrow Jake Owen performs, ‘American Country Love Song,’ on Good Morning America as he has a new album in stores.

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Florida Georgia Line say the police mishap last weekend was a misunderstanding taken way out of context. I understand the guys always use security from the venue and they’ve been doing that for years. They say that frees up officers to do real police work. 

A sneak preview of the new Sunday Night Football open with Carrie Underwood will air during NBC’s coverage of the Rio Olympics starting August 5. The tune’s set to the music of ‘Somethin’ Bad,’ that huge hit for Carrie and Miranda Lambert.  

Brett Eldredge is currently writing for his 3rd album and says it’ll include songs that didn’t make his last record.  

Kelsea Ballerini tweeted that she bought her first home yesterday and said she now officially feels like an adult. 

Finally - Sam Hunt says his work-outs include listening to hip-hop and now we hear Major Lazer, the electronic music band will have Sam on their next album because they’re huge fans of his.