Jason Aldean finally trapped the armadillo that’s been tearing up their landscaping the last 2-months. He wanted to shoot it but his wife made him humanely trap and relocate it.
Brad Paisley’s ‘The Life Amplified World Tour: Live at WVU’ is out with 20 tunes. It’s both a single CD and a CD/DVD combo. Chris Young’s also on it.
Tonight, Miranda Lambert and Trace Adkins are on the CBS special, A Home for the Holidays.
Tomorrow, Garth’s catalog comes to streaming but you have to subscribe to Amazon Music and pay their monthly fee to get his music. Sunday morning, Garth and Trisha are on The Disney Parks Magical Christmas Celebration. Dec. 27 he performs at the James Taylor tribute on CBS’s Kennedy Center Honors.
Yesterday, Tim McGraw made a ton of meatballs for Christmas Eve supper; they always have pasta. Dec. 29 Tim headlines the Belk Bowl Fanfest in Charlotte, NC. Dec. 30 Cole Swindell performs at the Orange Bowl’s pre-game Fan Fest in Miami.
Finally - on New Year’s Eve Blake Shelton performs on Carson Daly’s NBC special, Thomas Rhett’s on Dick Clark's New Year’s Rockin' Eve. Cole Swindell’s the halftime performer at the Citrus Bowl and Keith Urban headlines Nashville’s free New Year’s Eve show.
Tomorrow Garth’s on Good Morning America and Brett Eldredge is on The Today Show to perform and share his mom's cookie recipe. Brett ends 2016 #1 on two charts at the same time; ‘Wanna Be That Song’ for country and his Christmas duet with Meghan Trainor on the holiday chart. To celebrate his new #1, Brett always does something crazy and this time he wants to have a concert in a cave you can only get to underwater. He’s just trying to figure out how to get his guitar and equipment there.
For years Luke Bryan had elaborate Christmas Eve dinners and now they just do chili dogs.
Jason Aldean was five when he had his best Christmas ever. He was really into Star Wars and his single parent mom got him every action figure they had including a Millennium Falcon ship. Jason said she must have saved up all year to get them.
Finally – one time Chris Young put a huge inflatable Rudolf the Red Nosed Reindeer in his parent’s front yard as a surprise. When his dad came home from work, he made him take it down saying it was just too much.
As for the celebrity they’d most like to kiss under the mistletoe, all 4 members of Little Big Town chose George Clooney. Luke Bryan would kiss 95-year-old Betty White. Brett Eldredge picked actress Jennifer Lawrence and bachelor Dustin Lynch choose bachelorette Reba to kiss under the mistletoe and he says she’s well aware of this.
Kenny Chesney posted a photo holding a book and wrote, “my good friend Ziggy Marley and his amazing family have a cookbook out. So excited for you.”
Garth’s on Live with Kelly today. Trisha reveals Garth loves a gazillion ornaments on their tree, so every Christmas she says they buy more that they don’t need.
Willie Nelson will be part of actor Woody Harrelson’s attempt to make history by creating the first live-event film. He’ll star in it along with Willie and it’ll be broadcast live to movie theaters. Willie and Woody are neighbors on Maui so is Owen Wilson and they often get together at Willie’s for poker, chess and dominoes.
Finally - tonight NBC re-airs Dolly Parton’s Christmas of Many Colors: Circle of Love.