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Image Courtesy Jon Peets/Capitol NashvilleEric Church is the latest country star to introduce a home collection. His Highway to Home furniture line will go one sale next year through a licensing deal with a North Carolina-based furniture company. Eric’s father, Ken, is a longtime executive in the furniture business, so the country star was raised around this industry.

“Highway to Home is a natural extension of my family heritage,” Eric explains in a Facebook post. “My dad was in the industry. My first job was in a furniture plant, so yes, it is in …read more

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Image Courtesy Clarskon PotterTrisha Yearwood‘s third cookbook is a New York Times Bestseller. Trisha’s Table debuts at #7 on the paper’s Advice, Hot-To & Miscellaneous book chart in its first week. The book features lighter takes on recipes from Trisha and her friends and family.

This weekend, Trisha returns with the sixth season of her Emmy-winning Food Network show, Trisha’s Southern Kitchen. The premiere episode airs Saturday morning at 10:30 a.m. ET with Trisha preparing a breakfast spread for her friends.

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Image Courtesy EB Media PRLee Brice and Jerrod Niemann are co-hosting their annual Fan Bash again, this time on Wednesday, June 10 in Nashville. This year’s show and fan event will take place at City Winery during the CMA Music Festival.

Tickets cost $50 and will go on sale Wednesday morning at FanBash2015.Eventbrite.com.

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Image Courtesy EB Media PRLee Brice and Jerrod Niemann are co-hosting their annual Fan Bash again, this time on Wednesday, June 10 in Nashville. This year’s show and fan event will take place at City Winery during the CMA Music Festival.

Tickets cost $50 and will go on sale Wednesday morning at FanBash2015.Eventbrite.com.

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Image Courtesy Sony Music NashvilleChris Young‘s ACM Sessions is now posted at ACMCountry.com as part of the ramp-up to this Sunday’s 50th Annual ACM Awards. The feature includes an acoustic performance from Chris, as well as a Q&A session. Fewer than 100 lucky fans got to see Chris tape his ACM Sessions performance earlier this year at Nashville’s Bluebird Café.

The 50th Annual ACM Awards broadcast live on CBS Sunday night at 8:00 ET.

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Image Courtesy ACMPop superstar Christina Aguilera is teaming up with Rascal Flatts for a performance on the 50th Annual ACM Awards Sunday night. The collaboration will include Christina’s song, “Shotgun,” as well as the Flatts’ new single, “Riot.” Look for Christina to perform “Shotgun” during her three-episode story arc on ABC’s Nashville, starting Wednesday night at 10 ET.

Rascal Flatts bass player Jay DeMarcus tells USA Today, “It’s going to be a nice, seamless transition and a really powerful performance.”

While Christina hasn’t yet met the members of Rascal Flatts, she’s a big fan of lead singer …read more

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Comstock/ThinkstockGarth Brooks‘ band is named for which Oklahoma town? ANSWER: Stillwater.

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Image Courtesy Starstruck RecordsReba’s brand-new album, Love Somebody, is out Tuesday featuring her latest hit, “Going Out Like That.” She was attracted to the sassy attitude of the woman in the song getting over her ex and on with her life.

Reba tells ABC Radio, “I think it’s a woman’s anthem, about not giving up, not giving in. I’m going out and having a blast. I ain’t goin’ out like that, like he expects me to.”

When it came to finding songs for this album, Reba used her tried-and-true method of looking for lyrics she …read more

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Image Courtesy Starstruck RecordsReba’s brand-new album, Love Somebody, is out Tuesday featuring her latest hit, “Going Out Like That.” She was attracted to the sassy attitude of the woman in the song getting over her ex and on with her life.

Reba tells ABC Radio, “I think it’s a woman’s anthem, about not giving up, not giving in. I’m going out and having a blast. I ain’t goin’ out like that, like he expects me to.”

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Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockGarth Brooks played the 100th show of his World Tour Sunday in Portland, OR. So far, more than two million tickets have been sold for the trek.

Bill Anderson, Mac Davis, Mo Pitney and Pam Tillis will perform at the CMA Songwriters Series show at the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday, April 21.

Blake Shelton has been announced as the first performer scheduled for the 2016 Rock the Ocean Tortuga Music Festival in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, next April.

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