Monday, June 14, 2021

are Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani married & Carrie Underwood’s husband showed off his noodling skills

Rumor has it Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani secretly got married this weekend. Last Thursday Gwen’s family threw her a bridal shower. They were spotted in Santa Monica, CA Saturday afternoon at one of her sons sporting events. She was wearing a diamond band on the same finger as her engagement ring but isn’t that too quick of a turnaround for them to have been married Friday in Oklahoma.

Carrie Underwood’s husband Mike showed off his noodling skills this weekend. He stuck his fist into a big hole under the water and grabbed a catfish out with his bare hands.
Brett Young and his pregnant wife are at the Couples Negril resort in Jamaica but when Brett went for a swim in the ocean, he forget his cell phone was in his pocket.

This weekend Dierks Bentley's 12-year-old daughter pulled off a spine transfer at the skateboard park.

Finally - on Friday, Jake Owen was on the lake wakeboarding, something he’s now been doing his entire life. Someone asked if he could still do a flip. Jake said yes and nailed it!

Friday, June 11, 2021

jason aldean reality show rumors & Luke Combs most embarrassing moment on stage

Weeks ago it was rumored Jason Aldean and his wife were going to be part of a reality show based in Nashville. Jason says they were in talks with the network but said no because they didn’t want people in their house all the time. He and his wife will make occasional appearances on the show because their friends are part of it.

Luke Combs says among his most embarrassing moments ever on stage was leaving his fly down not once but twice when he played the Opry. Luke said it was down for the whole set because no one ever told him.

Rumor has it Keith Urban has a ‘Do Not Pick Him’ list of actors his wife Nicole Kidman cannot do romantic scenes with. Gossip Cop is shooting down the rumor tho as "completely false."

Finally – this weekend Kane Brown’s on Guy Fieri’s Restaurant Reboot teaming with a restaurant to make Nashville hot chicken. It’s on Guy’s Facebook page Saturday night and is a benefit for the restaurant industry.

Thursday, June 10, 2021

the CMT Awards were last night & Midland's Mark Wystrach’s in an upcoming film

At the CMT Awards last night, Video of the year was Carrie Underwood and John Legend’s ‘Hallelujah.’ Female video Gabby Barrett’s ‘The Good Ones.’ Male video Kane Brown ‘Worship You.’ The Duo/group video went to Little Big Town’s ‘Wine, Beer, Whiskey and Collaborative video was Chris Young and Kane Brown’s ‘Famous Friends.’ Carly Pearce’s dog June was her date. Lindsay Ell wore a cast because she broke her foot running after her dog when she left her bus door open. She has to wear it for eight weeks.

Midland's Mark Wystrach’s in the upcoming film ‘The Eyes of Tammy Faye.’ About the life of televangelist Tammy Faye Bakker. Jessica Chastain plays Tammy and Mark plays Gary Paxton; a country singer and producer of 60s hits ‘Alley Oop’ and ‘Monster Mash.’ Tammy’s crush on him was the beginning of the end for Tammy and her husband. Gary was also married at the time. To this day, Gary will not talk to the press about it.

Finally – tickets go on sale today for Blake Shelton’s Friends and Heroes tour with opener Lindsay Ell. Select dates have appearances by Martina McBride, Tracy Byrd & Trace Adkins.

Wednesday, June 9, 2021

Blake Shelton sings to corn & the cmt music awards are tonight

Blake Shelton recently planted sweet corn on his Oklahoma farm and when he went to check on it yesterday it looked great. It’s supposed to be knee high by the 4th of July and it was pretty much already there. Blake then sang the chorus of a song on his new album called “Corn.” Blake and Gwen are in the tabloids weekly and the latest rumor is she’s packing on the pounds so she’ll be able to carry his baby.

The CMT Music Awards are tonight hosted by Kane Brown and Kelsea Ballerini. Presenters include Brett Young, Carly Pearce, Little Big Town, legend Gladys Knight and more. Performers include Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, Thomas Rhett, Luke Combs, Tenille Arts, Dierks Bentley, Lady A, Lindsay Ell and Carrie Underwood. Chris Young will sing with Kane Brown, Lauren Alaina will duet with Jon Pardi. Besides CMT, the show will also be on MTV and TV Land.

Finally - growing up Jason Aldean was a huge Garth fan and he says it’s a mind-blowing experience to now call him a friend.

Tuesday, June 8, 2021

Thomas Rhett is praising his wife for staying strong in her third and most difficult pregnancy. He says, "one of the worst for her as far as nausea and yakking all day." Thomas said all he can do is order Taco Bell for her around midnight.

Keith Urban’s five Vegas shows at The Colosseum at Caesars go on sale this morning. When asked if he was high maintenance, Keith said he wasn’t but if his wife offers to give him a pedicure and foot massage, he won’t say no.

Luke Bryan kicks off his tour next month and because he’s so glad to be back after the Covid delay, Luke says he won’t even complain if the venue shower doesn’t have good water pressure.

Finally - Carrie Underwood is giving fans a glimpse into her upcoming Vegas residency. She says it’ll be all about rhinestones, fringe and several wardrobe changes throughout the show.

Monday, June 7, 2021

you can rent Reba’s former eight-bedroom mansion & This weekend Maren Morris flew with the Air Force Thunderbirds

This weekend Maren Morris got to fly with the Air Force Thunderbirds. Even tho she went up side down and took some intense G forces, she did not get sick.

Garth and Trisha just hosted the Ellen show and now they’re talking about hosting their own show one day. Trisha says it would have to be filmed in Nashville and that would especially make sense for the musical guests they’d have from all forms of music.

For just $3,300 a night you can rent Reba’s former eight-bedroom, seven-bathroom mansion on Vrbo. It’s a half-hour outside of downtown Nashville and is 13,000 sq ft and comes with a pool, tennis court, hot tub and elevator.

Miranda Lambert's partnered with the CMA to help pay veterinary bills for musicians financially impacted by the pandemic. They will also help pay for pet food as music starts its long recovery from such a tough year.

Finally - Thomas Rhett loves Chacos sandals and today the first of three designs in The Thomas Rhett collection is out at Chacos.com.

Friday, June 4, 2021

Brett Young has a new album out today & Garth gets his Kennedy Center Honor Sunday

Years ago, Kenny Chesney invited his friend’s football legend Brett Favre and actor Vince Vaughn to be at his show at Tiger Stadium. They hung out on his bus beforehand and as he was getting ready to play, Kenny asked Brett if he smelled smoke. He did, but Kenny was in a rush to go on stage so Brett and Vince helped get his personal things off the bus. By the time the show was over, Kenny didn't have a bus anymore.

75-year-old Dolly Parton’s announced a new feature being added to Dollywood; a 302-room Lodge & Resort with five-stories and it should open in 2023. It’ll have high ceilings, exposed beams, family suites and bunk rooms inspired by the beautiful Smoky Mountains.

Garth’s among the artists receiving a Kennedy Center Honor Sunday night on CBS. Trisha said, “I can’t think of an artist more deserving of this than you.”

Finally – Brett Young has a new album out today, ‘Weekends Look A Little Different These Days.’ Opry.com has a limited-edition vinyl record out with Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban, Luke Combs, Reba and more.

Thursday, June 3, 2021

Garth just announced his next Stadium date & Little Big Town perform on the Today Show tomorrow

Garth just announced his next Stadium date; Kansas City. His first-ever concert at Arrowhead. Garth even has his own special phone number for Ticketmaster and a warning now issued says purchasers assume COVID-19 risk.

I just found out Keith Urban’s real last name has an extra letter, an h. It’s spelled Urbahn but it’s still pronounced Urban. Keith said growing up people got it wrong a lot so he changed it.

Years ago Dolly revealed she always has her wig nearby when she stays at a hotel in case there’s a fire and she has to run outside. Now we hear she sleeps with her makeup on. Dolly says, “because you never know if there’s going to be an earthquake or a tornado and I’ll have to go out in the middle of the night!” Dolly adds she also sleeps in her make up so she can look good when her husband looks at her.

Finally – Little Big Town perform on the Today Show tomorrow morning.

Wednesday, June 2, 2021

Luke Bryan and his wife are up to their old tricks & Keith Urban rescheduled his Vegas residency

Luke Bryan and Thomas Rhett’s families are vacationing together at the beach. Yesterday Luke helped Thomas’s 5-year-old Willa catch her first snapper. Luke and his wife have also been up to their old tricks and are tormenting his mom by goosing her. Once at the beach and when she was putting something in the fridge. His mom said, “my attorney will be contacting you.”

Keith Urban’s rescheduled Vegas residency at The Colosseum at Caesars will be Sept. 17 thru the 25. It’s five shows and tickets go on sale June 7 and they’ll go fast because the venue only holds 4,300.

Tim McGraw’s favorite health drink is the green smoothie he makes with kale, avocado and banana.

Finally - Michael Ray’s tattoos all have a personal connection. His grandma Penny died a few years ago and he just got a tattoo of a penny with 1942, her birth year on his arm. Michael says it’s now his favorite one.

Tuesday, June 1, 2021

Shania’s Vegas residency's on sale & Thomas Rhett embarrasses his daughters

Thomas Rhett’s in the June issue of Country Living magazine. Growing up, his dad would pick him up from school blasting the Beatles. Thomas said that used to really embarrass him and now he has his own way to embarrass his daughters. He’ll wear slippers and a bathrobe to pick them up from school. Thomas says, “you’ll eventually turn into your parent but that’s okay.”

Brett Eldredge says he’s a recovering perfectionist and being outdoors helps his anxiety. He’s obsessed with hiking and running and says it’s taught him how resilient he really is.

When Carly Pearce first moved to Nashville, some music industry executives told her to go home because she wasn’t good enough. When she finally got a record deal, Carly said it took her a long time to shake that off.

Finally - Shania’s Vegas residency at Zappos Theater Planet Hollywood go on sale today. The 14 dates are in December and February.