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Taylor Swift Surprises Fans, All While Doing Shots Of Whiskey

  • 6:02 am Monday, April 2nd, 2018 by Staff Writer

It isn’t often that you hear of Taylor Swift being back in Nashville. The girl has taken off and become a HUGE success in the pop genre of music so she spends most of her time in the bigger cities like New York, Paris, LA etc. But she still considers Nashville her hometown and still owns a 2 million dollar townhome in the heart of Downtown Nashville. Once a Tennessee girl, always a Tennessee girl. Which means you can’t remove the country music side of her either. She returned to her roots on Saturday and made a surprise appearance at the [More]

CMA Fest Announces Line Up

  • 6:36 am Thursday, March 22nd, 2018 by Staff Writer

The Country Music Association has revealed the initial lineup for this year’s CMA Fest, which will include hundreds of artists performing on 11 different stages throughout downtown Nashville on June 7-10.

Some of the artists taking the nightly Nissan Stadium stage this year will be Kelsea Ballerini, Dierks Bentley, Brothers Osborne, Kane Brown, Luke Bryan, Luke Combs, Dan + Shay, Florida Georgia Line, Dustin Lynch, Old Dominion, Jon Pardi, Carly Pearce, Darius Rucker, Blake Shelton, Chris Stapleton, Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban and Brett Young, with Lauren Alaina and Bebe Rexha also making guest appearances.

The Riverfront Stage will also boast a star-studded [More]

Jason Aldean & The Guys Of Buck Commander Put Rat In Luke Bryan’s Backpack

  • 11:08 am Thursday, March 8th, 2018 by Staff Writer

Luke Bryan gets an interesting surprise during an episode of Buck Commander where Jason Aldean and the guys of the show decided to prank Luke Bryan by putting a rat in his backpack while they are in the stand, hunting, and they ask him to “get something out of the backpack” just to find that the rat is in one of the pockets. He freaks out at first but then tries to befriend the rat… The rat did not feel the same way about Luke Bryan. The rat ended up biting him and peeing on him. Luke continued to say “Im killin’ [More]

Kacey Musgraves Shares Photo Of Her & Her Hubby Smoking Pot At Their Wedding

  • 9:32 pm Wednesday, March 7th, 2018 by Staff Writer

Kasey Musgraves has always been a free spirit. Since the day the world was introduced to her she always forged her own path and did her own thing. And apparently, she also put the “marry” in marijuana when she tied the knot with Ruston Kelly last year. In a throwback pic she shared this week on Instagram, the 29-year-old country singer appears to be holding a joint and sucking down some smoke while standing next to Kelly in their wedding attire. As if that wasn’t a big enough clue that they got baked on their big day, Musgraves added the [More]

Cole Swindell Connects With Dale Earnhardt Jr. Because Of Similar Pasts

  • 6:00 am Monday, March 5th, 2018 by Staff Writer

As a kid in Georgia, Cole grew up watching both Dale and Dale, Jr. on the NASCAR track. He never expected to one day get to know Dale Jr. under those circumstances.

Cole tells Rare Country, “It’s crazy to think that I grew up as a kid watching his dad. To go from that to losing mine years later and writing a song about it that Junior hears and, immediately, I know who he’s thinking of. For him to reach out to me a couple years ago and say, ‘Hey, I just want you to know, I know what you’re feeling,’ [More]

Brett Eldredge & Dan + Shay Have Different Opinions On How To Celebrate Valentines Day

  • 6:17 am Wednesday, February 14th, 2018 by Staff Writer

When it comes to Valentines Day in a relationship, you don’t want to do TOO much but you also don’t want to do too little either. There is a happy medium. The guys of Dan + Shay believe that earlier on in a relationship, especially the first year you, you gotta start super small… Shay says, “Every Valentine’s Day is always a lot of pressure for every guy. So, you gotta be strategic. Any guys out there starting a new relationship you gotta start small, get like roses the first year. You can’t go all out not even roses maybe [More]

Dierks Bentley Gives Tips To Men For Taking Their Sweethearts Out On Valentines Day

  • 6:07 am Tuesday, February 13th, 2018 by Staff Writer

Valentine’s day is a HUGE deal to some. And there are just some people who do that romantic stuff better than others. With the face that Dierks Bentley has written an entire album of songs inspired and written for his wife, we’d say that he is one of those hopeless romantic types. So this year, he is helping the men out by giving some good tip for taking their sweethearts out this Valentine’s Day:

He says, “You know, just opening the door, it’s such a big deal. It’s just a nice thing to do. It’s a car door, unlocking the door [More]

Thomas Rhett Could Be Creating Gold With A Popular Pop Arstist

  • 2:59 pm Saturday, February 10th, 2018 by Staff Writer

Looks like we can be expecting some new music soon from Thomas Rhett! Whether its his song or he is writing it for someone else, it’s going to be unique because it seems like he is writing with Nick Jonas from the Jonas Brothers! He took to instagram and posted a photo of him, his dad, Nick Jonas, and a group of other people who went on a writing retreat and captioned it “Such an amazing writing camp at the farm. Next level songs and ideas. Can’t wait to share🙌🏼 Also, decent talent at best😂 @nickjonas @julianbulian[More]

Throwback To Kane Brown On The X-Factor In 2013

  • 7:20 pm Thursday, February 8th, 2018 by Staff Writer

Back in the early days of Kane Brown, he was trying to get his music career started. This was around the time his highschool buddy (and now a co-singer on one of the biggest country songs of the year) Lauren Alaina came in 2nd place on American Idol. Kane Brown auditioned for both American Idol in 2013 and the X-Factor. He was chosen for X-Factor after the first audition but left the show when its producers wanted to include him in a boy band.

After he left the popular talent show, he decided to post his cover versions of popular songs online. This is [More]