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.