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]

ACM Awards Contemplated Moving To Another City After Route 91 Massacre

  • 6:49 am Wednesday, April 11th, 2018 by Staff Writer

There is no doubt that the events of last October’s Route 91 Music Festival massacre made some people think about how big events were going to change in the future. Well, despite holding 15 of the last 16 Academy of Country Music Award ceremonies in Las Vegas, event organizers tell The Washington Post they “contemplated” picking another town in the wake of that tragedy, where 58 concertgoers were left dead. Ultimately, however, ACM CEO Pete Fisher says, “As difficult it will be for some people, everyone wanted to come back to Vegas. Moving the show out of Las Vegas this year would [More]

Reba McEntire Is New Iconic Face Of Colonel Harland Sanders For KFC

  • 6:12 am Friday, January 26th, 2018 by Staff Writer

For the first time ever, in the history of KFC, a woman is the suiting up to be the face of Colonel Harland Sanders of KFC! Reb McEntire was the one that gets to be the “First Lady” of KFC. McEntire, who grew up in Oklahoma and back in December when she was originally approached for the role she told  The Associated Press, “I said ‘Holy smokes!’ KFC has been a part of my life forever.” The ad starts to run on TV this Saturday 1/28 and in it Reba dresses up in a gray wig and mustache like Colonel Sanders. [More]