Lowdown From Twang Town 

The ACM Awards Announce Flashback Collaborations With Old & New Artists

  • 9:36 am Thursday, April 12th, 2018 by Staff Writer

Whoever thought of this idea is GENIUS!! The ACM Awards will celebrate some of the most iconic songs of 1993 with three all-star collaborations. The first-ever “ACM Flashbacks” will feature Toby Keith and Blake Shelton performing Keith’s “Should’ve Been a Cowboy,”

Alan Jackson and Jon Pardi performing Jackson’s hit “Chattahoochee,”

and Reba and Kelly Clarkson performing Reba’s hit “Does He Love You.”

Additional collaborations include Kane Brown and Lauren Alaina performing their hit “What Ifs” and Keith Urban and Julia Michaels performing Urban’s new single, “Coming Home.” Additionally, Dan + Shay, Darius Rucker and Chris Young have also joined the lineup for solo [More]

Kelly Clarkson and More Added To ACM Performance Line Up

  • 6:52 am Friday, March 30th, 2018 by Staff Writer

Kelly Clarkson, Jon Pardi and Kane Brown are among the artists who’ve been added to the performance lineup for this year’s ACM Awards. This year is going to be a big year for the ACM awards when it comes to performances. The Boot reports that Alan Jackson and Little Big Town were also announced as performers on Thursday. This year’s previously announced performers include Kenny Chesney, Lady Antebellum, Blake Shelton, Keith Urban, and Jason Aldean. Additionally, Cam, Dustin Lynch and Kiefer Sutherland will all be presenters. The 2018 ACM Awards are set to take place in Las Vegas, Nevada, on [More]

An 11-Year-Old Justin Timberlake Performs An Alan Jackson Classic

  • 7:53 pm Thursday, February 1st, 2018 by Staff Writer

It seems as though when Justin Timerblake announced he was releasing a country album, he was just trying to get back to his roots! This is a video from back when Justin was 11-years-old on Star Seach singing an Alan Jackson classic

He went by Justin Randall, which is his middle name. His full name is Justin Randall Timerberlake. Man, crazy to think this was almost 26 years ago!

This wasn’t the only TV debut Justin Timberlake had back in the day… him and Ryan Gosling were actors on the TV show The All-New Mickey Mouse Club when they became friends.

Alan Jackson Inducted Into 2017 Country Music Hall of Fame

  • 7:43 am Thursday, April 6th, 2017 by Staff Writer

Alan Jackson, Jerry Reed Named Country Music HOF Inductee

“Alan Jackson, the late Jerry Reed and “The Gambler” songwriter Don Schlitz have been chosen as the 2017 inductees into the Country Music Hall of Fame. The Country Music Association announced their induction choices in Nashville on Wednesday at a humorous ceremony that featured Vince Gill.

“Jackson will be inducted as this year’s “Modern Era Artist. He said, “My whole career has just been a fairytale…I came to Nashville with nothing and ignorant about the music business and had no experience, and then to go through all of this, this is the ultimate [More]