Lowdown From Twang Town 

Tequila Has Become More Than Just A Song To Dan + Shay While They’re On Tour

  • 6:22 am Tuesday, March 20th, 2018 by Staff Writer

Dan + Shay’s new song, Tequila, was quickly a fan favorite! And If you follow the guys on social media, you may have seen that quite a few Tequila brands have sent them bottles of tequila as a gift for their new song. So of course, after a while, Tequila is going to be something they drink. And it has actually been a part of Dan + Shay’s live shows since way before they recorded a song about it:

Dan Smyers shares that “We go through a good bit of tequila out on the road, it gives us a little burst [More]

Thomas Rhett Hints That Future Songs May Only Be About His Kids

  • 7:15 am Monday, March 19th, 2018 by Staff Writer

Not only is Thomas Rhett a great performer but he is an even better songwriter! Many of his number one songs have been songs that he had a hand in writing, and those songs ranged from love songs to party songs, to songs about life. But none of them revolved around children or kids. That is about to change for Thomas Rhett…

He says, “I’ve written a couple of songs that just talk about the severe shock of knowing that you’re adopting a child and then you find out that you’re pregnant. So I definitely can see myself, you know, [More]

Backstreet Boys Opening A Restaurant, & Dipping Into The Tequila Industry

  • 7:06 am Monday, March 19th, 2018 by Staff Writer

THE BACKSTREET BOYS are starting their own restaurant.  They just filed for a trademark for the name “Backstreet Barbecue”.  Nick Carter tweeted, quote, “When you have two boys from Kentucky and three from Florida, I promise you that it’s gonna be finger licking good.” They’re also looking to start their own tequila brand.  Nick says they’re trying to find a partner in Mexico.

Don’t laugh . . . there’s money in it. George Clooney and Cindy Crawford’s husband started their Casamigos tequila in 2013 . . . and sold it off last year for $1 BILLION.

Luke Bryan Drinks His Beer Out Of His Boot On Stage

  • 7:01 am Monday, March 19th, 2018 by Staff Writer

Luke Bryan is one of those guys that if there is a certain cuwstom in the place he is at, he will embrace it full force… just like he did at a show over the weekend where he drank beer out of his shoe! During his recent tour of Australia, Bryan stood onstage in front of a sold-out crowd and took a “shoey,” an Australian ritual in which someone chugs beer out of a shoe…or in this case, a fan’s cowboy boot that was apparently thrown onstage. After calling for more alcohol to be poured in the footwear, Bryan tipped [More]

Cole Swindell Says Adjusting To Headlining Slot Is Hard

  • 6:58 am Monday, March 19th, 2018 by Staff Writer

It wasn’t to long ago that Cole Swindell was out on tour with Dierks Bentley. A little less than a year ago, Cole had mentioned that he COULD be headlining his own show but didn’t want to just yet.

Read more here: Cole Swindell Could Be Headlining His OWN Arena Tour Right Now But Here’s Why He Doesn’t

Now that Cole Swindell is headlining his own tour, the “Reason to Drink Tour,” he is loving every minute of it! But he admits that he’s still adjusting to being the big headliner. He says, “It’s hard for me to believe I have my own [More]

Jason Aldean And Miranda Lambert To Duet On New Album

  • 6:51 am Monday, March 19th, 2018 by Staff Writer

In the past, Jason Aldean has done duet’s with a few different artists like Kelly Clarkson and Kelsea Ballerini, and now has shared the tracklist for his upcoming album Rearview Town, which includes a song with one big-time country star: Miranda Lambert. Nash Country Daily reports that the two Nashville A-listers have teamed up on a track called “Drowns the Whiskey,” written by Brandon Kinney, Jeff Middleton, and Josh Thompson. It’s the only vocal collaboration listed among the LP’s 15 cuts. Rearview Town drops on April 13 and is available for preorder now. Rearview Town and You Make It Easy are the only song that has been released off [More]

Thomas Makes Fun Of His Wife In Latest Instagram Post

  • 10:26 am Saturday, March 17th, 2018 by Staff Writer

The Akins’ are out on a family vacation in the snow! They are in Telluride, Colorado which is GORGEOUS and known for skiing. If you have ever been to Nashville, where Thomas Rhett and Lauren Akins are from, then you know that not much skiing happens in that neck of the woods. So obviously they are a little rusty. Well, at least Lauren is a little rusty. Thomas Rhett caught her on video, struggling on her ski’s… AND the best part is, he captioned it “The Winter Olympics are only 4 years away 🇺🇸”


Cole Swindell Reads “The Worst Break Up Lines Ever”

  • 6:10 am Friday, March 16th, 2018 by Staff Writer

Cole Swindell has revealed that he tends to be a “runner” when it comes to romantic relationships. “Before it gets too serious or whatever, I just don’t wanna hurt anybody because I know what that’s like,” he admits in a new interview with Taste of Country. “And I think that may have affected my relationships.” In honor of his latest single “Break Up In the End,” Swindell also read a variety of bad breakup lines. Among them were, “Roses are red, violets are blue, garbage is dumped, now so are you” and “It’s not you, it’s your taste in music.” [More]

Country Artists That Tried Their Hand In Sports First, And Failed.

  • 6:02 am Friday, March 16th, 2018 by Staff Writer

As a country that is very focused on sports, we are thankful everyday to have fun games like football, baseball, hockey, etc, to watch and go to and participate in. But in this case we are thankful that these people did NOT succeed in them because now they are creating some of our favorite songs. There are several popular country artists who tried their hands at sports before pursuing careers in music. According to Saving Country Music, here are five of them:

Sam Hunt (Football). Hunt played as a quarterback in both high school and college and tried out for the Kansas [More]

Elton John Grammy Tribute To Air In April With Huge Performances

  • 6:08 am Thursday, March 15th, 2018 by Staff Writer

The air date has finally been set for the upcoming Grammy tribute to Elton John, which will feature performances from Maren Morris, Miranda Lambert, Little Big Town and many more. You can never have “too much” going on when it comes to Elton John… I mean, have you seen the man? Very fashionable and outgoing! The “Elton John: I’m Still Standing – A GRAMMY Salute” will air April 10 on CBS at 9 PM ET, with the all-star lineup singing some of Elton’s biggest hits plus a special medley performance from John himself. During the two-hour special, Little Big Town [More]