Friday, September 21, 2018

Blake Shelton in new animated movie & Keith Urban's fans get a pay raise thanks to him

Blake Shelton will voice Ox, the unofficial mayor of Uglyville in the animated Ugly Dolls movie. Blake will also perform original songs in the film and it’ll hit theaters May 10.  

Keith Urban brought two fans on stage in Winnipeg this week when he spotted their sign that said, ‘we get a day off if you say visit Kildonan Ortho for your perfect smile.’ Keith called their boss while onstage saying, “if you give them the day off and maybe a little pay raise, I’ll promote your company.” Their boss agreed.  

Chris Young has come a long away from the early days of his career where he once played for an hour at Borders books in Florida. Three people were there; two were playing chess and one was reading a book. No one clapped and Chris said, “it was seriously ego deflating but it's still something I look back on as a moment that taught me to never give up.”  

Eric Church will go live on Facebook today at 11 AM ET.  

Finally – today Faith Hill turns 51 & Sugarland’s Jennifer Nettles is on Live With Kelly & Ryan.

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Carrie Underwood will get her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame today & Brett Eldredge has been hiding a secret

Carrie Underwood will get her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame today in front of Capitol Records. Guest speakers are Brad Paisley and Simon Cowell. We can watch it at 2:30 ET/1:30 CT/12:30 MT/11:30 PT at walkoffame.com. After that Carrie will be on Spotify for a Q&A and she’ll play every song from her new album. It starts at 7 PM ET/6 PM CT/5 PM MT/4 PM PT. you’ll also need to sign up for a free Spotify premium account.  

Brett Eldredge has been hiding a secret. He’s struggled with anxiety his whole life and as a young boy he had a panic attacks. In college, he’d be at a party and just start sweating and didn’t know what was wrong with him. His panic attacks put him in the emergency room several times. Brett reveals what helps him today is a therapist, exercising and his dog Edgar. He says, “for those who have struggled with anxiety and worries, you are not alone...You aren’t crazy, you are human and normal!”  

Finally – on the menu at Jason Aldean’s Kitchen + Rooftop Bar in Nashville is his mom’s recipe for peach cobbler. It arrives in a skillet with what looks like an entire can of peaches under a blanket of dough, a scoop of ice cream and a drizzle of caramel.

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Carrie Underwood performs on the Ellen Show today & Lady A sing on Late Night With Seth Meyers

7 male country stars now have bars on Nashville’s Lower Broadway; Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean, Blake Shelton, Dierks Bentley, Florida Georgia Line, Alan Jackson and John Rich. Dierks Whiskey Row’s in the former home of Gruhn Guitars and there are vintage guitars hanging over the stage. At John Rich’s Redneck Riviera he has a neon image of himself outside that turns on alerting tourists when he’s inside tending the bar.

Eric Church has a secluded summer cabin in North Carolina and that’s where he keeps his Jeep Grand Cherokee. It’s an SUV with a muscle-car engine that’ll do zero to 60 in under 4 seconds. On the walls Eric has 2 prized guitars; one that was Waylon Jennings & one was Eric Clapton’s.

Carrie Underwood performs on the Ellen Show today. Carrie says if she had one blunder in her past it was over plucking her eyebrows and they never grew back. Carrie says she may become the crazy aunt who shaves them off and draws them on in purple cuz she doesn’t care anymore.

Finally - Willie Nelson’s album honoring Frank Sinatra’s out today called, ‘My Way ‘ and he’ll be on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert. Lady A perform on Late Night With Seth Meyers.