Home » Entries posted by (Page 28)
Entries posted by

Comstock/ThinkstockWhich pop star joined Hunter Hayes on the duet version of his hit, “Everybody’s Got Somebody but Me”? ANSWER: Jason Mraz.

Copyright © 2015, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.

…read more

Continue reading …

Warner Music NashvilleWhen Brett Eldredge accepted a spot on golf nut Darius Rucker‘s Southern Style tour, he knew the gig would come with some mandatory time on the links. The only problem is, Brett is seriously bad at golf.

“That’s not my game,” Brett admits. “I’m trying to learn because I’m on tour with Darius, and Darius is, like, a great golfer. He’s great pals with Tiger Woods and all these people that are great golfers while I’m friends with friends that like to have drinks and play golf and are bad, too.”

Brett’s lack of …read more

Continue reading …

John Russell/CMAFrankie Ballard always looks sharp as a tack on red carpets whether he’s wearing a custom-made Manuel suit or a designer tuxedo. While other country stars have been known to walk the carpet wearing just a t-shirt and jeans, Frankie likes to keep it old school and give his fans something to look at while he’s doing interviews.

“I think that show business is still show business,” Frankie explains. “I think fans do want to look at their favorite entertainers and go, ‘He puts his pants on one leg at a time just …read more

Continue reading …

Nashville Notes

No Comment

Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockHunter Hayes performed on the Grand Ole Opry Tuesday night with the campers from the ACM Lifting Lives Music Camp. The group sang the original song, “Wherever You Go,” they wrote last week with some of country’s top songwriters. The ACM Lifting Lives Music Camp offers music enrichment programs to people with Williams syndrome.

When you head to the nightly concerts at the CMA Music Festival in Nashville next June, the stadium, LP Field, will have a new name — Nissan Stadium. The name change is expected to be in place in time …read more

Continue reading …

Warner Music NashvilleJana Kramer is getting up early Friday to perform her latest single, “I Got the Boy,” on Fox News’ Fox & Friends as part of their Summer Concert Series. If you’re in New York City that morning, you can catch Jana’s performance in person in the plaza of the Fox building.

Jana says, “It’s always a blast, so make sure you tune in or if you’re in Manhattan come out and party Friday morning!”

“I Got the Boy” was co-written by Britney Spears‘ sister, aspiring country artist Jamie Lynn Spears, along with two of Nashville’s top songwriters.

Jana …read more

Continue reading …

CMADierks Bentley is gearing up for a big weekend of country music in New York City. First up, he’s performing a four-song set in Central Park Friday morning for Good Morning America‘s Summer Concert Series on ABC. Dierks is also headlining the first-ever FarmBorough Festival in the Big Apple that night.

Dierks says, “It’s a big weekend for country fans in NYC…they got their own festival! And it’s just as big of a deal for me to get to kick the whole thing off.”

Also, look for Dierks to perform on NBC’s Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks …read more

Continue reading …

CMACarrie Underwood will return to NBC’s Sunday Night Football this fall to to sing the opening theme song, “Waiting All Day for Sunday Night.” Carrie and Sunday Night Football revealed the news in a series of tweets from the set, with the country superstar rocking a short silver minidress.

Several of the NFL’s top players join Carrie for the new opening sequence, which will debut before reigning Super Bowl champs the New England Patriots play the Pittsburgh Steelers September 10 at 8:30 p.m. ET on NBC.

Copyright © 2015, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.

…read more

Continue reading …

Comstock/ThinkstockWho was the featured vocalist on Brad Paisley‘s 2005 hit “When I Get Where I’m Going?” ANSWER: Dolly Parton.

Copyright © 2015, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.

…read more

Continue reading …

Broken BowUnlike his fellow stars such as Brantley Gilbert or the guys in Florida Georgia Line, Dustin Lynch has decided to keep himself tattoo-free for the time being. It’s not that he doesn’t like tattoos in general.

Dustin tells Glamour, “I’m kind of a fan of tattoos, but I’m scared of the lifetime commitment. I feel like I would wake up six months later and want something different. Like why is there a grasshopper on my arm?”

Even if Dustin liked what he chose to get tattooed on his body, he’s afraid it might turn …read more

Continue reading …

Chris Hollo/Grand Ole OpryEaston Corbin knows his latest hit, “Baby Be My Love Song,” has probably gotten stuck in your head in the last few weeks, but he hopes the catchy song’s groove and tempo sound good to your ear.

Easton says, “That was probably one of the top things about this song that really appealed to me, and I first heard it, and I was like, ‘Man, this song just really sounds fresh.'”

As he was looking for songs for the new project, Easton played the tracks he liked several times over the course of …read more

Continue reading …