- 6:01 am Friday, November 10th, 2017 by Staff Writer
Jimmy Kimmel has released Edition 3 of Country Music Mean Tweets. This is where our favorite country artists read some really mean tweets that people have written about them, in front of a camera. Some people are ruthless but it’s awesome that these guys can brush it off and laugh about it. Especially, Chris Young! Ouch…
** Caution: HARSH language used in this video!
Here’ s Edition number 2 and 1 if you haven’t heard them yet… hilarious!!
- 6:06 am Thursday, November 9th, 2017 by Staff Writer
Last night was a HUGE night for a lot of artists at the 51st annual CMA Awards but for Jon Pardi, it was a night he will NEVER forget. He won his very first CMA Award for NEw Artist of the Year. This is what he has to say about it, “Yeah, I mean chase your dreams you never know where it’s gonna go until you go and you’re never gonna know if you don’t go (laughs). I always said that and when I drove here from California I said, man it’s gonna be a crappy ride back you know [More]
- 6:04 am Thursday, November 9th, 2017 by Staff Writer
Walker Hayes and his wife Laney made the big announcement yesterday that they are expecting child number 7 next spring! They already have 3 boys and 3 girls so this new addition will tip the scale a little bit for which gender will take over the household! Walker tells Taste of Country, “We’re so excited. Just living the dream right now. We’re on cloud nine… me and my family. We got good news in the house.”
- 6:04 am Wednesday, November 8th, 2017 by Staff Writer
We have no doubt in our mind that Garth Brooks is one of those all time legends that people will talk about until the end of time. This year he is up for CMA Entertainer of the year again and he admits he’s pleased that people are enjoying his latest top five hit, “Ask Me How I Know:”
(Garth Brooks) “People always ask you with stuff like this and awards, ‘Does it get old for you?’ It’s like, ‘People – you’ve got it totally backward. The older you get, the more rare it gets.’ So, my only hope is that in [More]
- 5:59 am Wednesday, November 8th, 2017 by Staff Writer
Keith Urban is one of the many performers on tonight’s (11/8) CMA Awards in Nashville on ABC. While it’s nothing new that he’s performing, he never takes a big performance like that for granted:
“It’s great I mean, it’s the CMAs. I remember opening with Brad Paisley one year and the curtain was about to open and I said to him, I go, ‘We’re opening the CMAs’ and just high fiving each other just to not let that moment be lost on us because this is 51 years of the CMAs, it extraordinary.”
The 2017 CMA Awards, Hosted for the 10th Time [More]
- 5:51 am Wednesday, November 8th, 2017 by Staff Writer
There are many amazing collaborations that are happening tonight on the CMA stage. Quite a few country newcomers with some huge legends and one of those performances are Kelsea Ballerini with Reba! One song that is on the list to perform is her hit “Legends”. But Reba says she needed a certain comfort level with Kelsea before it could happen. The kind you get from drinking together.
Quote, “I told her, ‘I’m thrilled to death to get to sing with you but I want to know you.’ We went out and had a drink or two and got to hang out [More]
- 6:06 am Tuesday, November 7th, 2017 by Staff Writer
Ahead of the 2017 Country Music Awards on Wednesday, the AP has explored who will–and who won’t–win the biggest awards. Thoughts?
Here are the predictions:
Entertainer of the Year
Will win: Garth Brooks
Won’t win: Luke Bryan, Eric Church, Chris Stapleton, Keith Urban. While Miranda Lambert isn’t nominated this year, she should be.
Album of the Year
Will win: The Weight of These Wings by Miranda Lambert
Won’t win: From a Room: Volume 1 by Chris Stapleton; Heart Break by Lady Antebellum; The Nashville Sound by Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit; The Breaker by Little Big Town.
Single of the Year
Will win: Sam Hunt’s “Body Like a Back Road” or Little Big Town’s “Better Man”
Won’t win: “Blue [More]
- 5:59 am Tuesday, November 7th, 2017 by Staff Writer
Last night on the voice (11/6) was the knockout rounds where contestants went head to head and the judges had to make a tough decisions and keep one, while sending the other home. And Blake Shelton had a very tough decision last night…
Anne Catherine DeHart pulled at our country heartstrings with an amazing cover of Faith Hill’s “Breathe”!
But it wasn’t enough to save her in the long run because after Blake Shelton heard Mitchell Lee sing “I’ll Be” that is who Blake ended up picking to move on to the next round.
- 5:50 am Tuesday, November 7th, 2017 by Staff Writer
Last night Luke Bryan’s personal life was aired on TV for everyone to see. It’s very clear that his life has been rocked by tragedy, but he takes it in stride. The country singer, 41, completely opened up about the unexpected deaths of his siblings during a personal special that aired on Monday, Nov 6th.
“I’ve watched my family go through ebbs and flows where we get mad at God and we get mad at why this has happened,” Bryan told GMA anchor Robin Roberts ahead of his upcoming ABC special. “Well, you keep going and you try to be as positive as [More]
- 6:03 am Monday, November 6th, 2017 by Staff Writer
When you have grown up watching The CMA Awards and you know that only a select few artists are nominated for the awards, to be chosen is a huge honor! Brett Young, who is nominated for New Artist of the Year, admits he’s equal parts “nervous” and “excited” to be nominated at this year’s CMA Awards. “That it’s even something I have to think about is such a blessing,” Young tells The Boot. “Nominations, awards, or even just being invited to attend, I feel so flattered and humbled. I can’t believe I get to be a part of this and [More]