Low Down From Twang Town 

Chris Young Still in Disbelief That He is Nominated for a Grammy

  • 6:47 am Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 by Staff Writer

Chris Young says he finds it hard to believe that he is nominated for a 2017 Grammy for his number-one hit with Cassadee Pope “Think Of You:” “Just totally unexpected, had no idea that ‘Think Of You’ was going to be nominated for a Grammy, and as excited as I am, Cassadee is just as excited. I called her as soon as we found out. It’s just going to be a lot of fun, being able to go to the Grammys again…it’s been several years since I’ve been. The first time I was nominated was actually for ‘Getting’ You Home.’ So, being able to go back and [More]

Gwen Stefani Crashes Luke Bryans Festival in Mexico- Crash My Playa

  • 6:45 am Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 by Staff Writer

Fans at Luke Bryan’s recent Crash My Playa festival in Mexico may have been surprised when Blake Shelton’s girlfriend, Gwen Stefani, showed up to play a few songs, but Luke says Gwen is actually at ease the country crowd. Bryan tells People, “I think Gwen enjoys learning a little bit more about us country people! But she totally fits in and has a blast.” Luke adds that he’s glad that Blake and Gwen could make out for the festival and “have the ability to enjoy themselves.”

Brantley Gilbert Releases First Album in 3 Years

  • 6:29 am Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 by Staff Writer

Great news for all Brantley Gilbert Fans!! Its been a while since he released an album and its about time, right? His new album “The Devil Don’t Sleep”, finally came out on Friday, which is almost three years since he released“Just As I Am”.

Apparently, everyone wants to know what took him so long because it keeps coming up. He says the answer is that his songs are reflections of real things that happen in his life, so, obviously, there’s no way to set a timeline around that.

Quote, “I don’t make fast albums: I have to live my life, let it sink [More]

Thomas Rhett wants to take on new things… like acting!

  • 6:26 am Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 by Staff Writer

Do you think Thomas Rhett could make the jump from country star to movie star? That is if he can actually pull it off. Acting is tough. But he is smart, and looking so we think he’ll have no problems.

He says, quote, “Acting would be great. I think that would be a really cool thing to dive into. I know it’s one of the hardest jobs on the planet but it would be a lot of fun to give it a shot.”

He’d also like to take a shot at a high profile job on the small screen. Quote, “I think a [More]

Chris Young Helping Create the Next Folgers Jingle

  • 6:19 am Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 by Staff Writer

“The Best Part of Waking Up is Folgers in Your Cup!”

I mean EVERYONE knows that jingle.. .and now, Chris Young has teamed up with Folgers Coffee for a brand’s new jingle contest. He says, “The Folgers Jingle is an iconic tune that has lived in my memory since childhood,” the country singer said in a press release Monday. “I’m excited to be a part of this year’s Folgers Jingle Contest which gives up-and-coming musicians an opportunity to showcase their musical talent and look forward to mentoring the finalists on their Folgers Jingle submissions.” As part of the contest, individuals must [More]

A Video Surfaces of Miranda Lambert Talking About Drinking After Her Divorce

  • 6:17 am Tuesday, January 31st, 2017 by Staff Writer

Thing got a little interesting last week at one of Miranda Lambert shows when she opened up about how she coped during her divorce. She joked about turning to booze when she split from ex-husband Blake Shelton. “I did write this next song, it’s a new one, too. I got divorced last year, so I started drinking a little extra,” she told the audience to introduce her new song “Ugly Lights.” She then raised a glass to the audience and quipped, “S**t happens, you know?” She continued, “Anyway, I moved to Nashville and I started spending too much time at [More]

Shay Mooney and Fiance Take Newest Addition, Asher Mooney, To Church

  • 6:13 am Monday, January 30th, 2017 by Staff Writer

Takin bubs to his first church service today. So thankful for my little family 😍 @hannah.billingsley

A post shared by Shay Mooney (@shaymooney) on Jan 29, 2017 at 8:32am PST

It’s been a little less than a week since Shay Mooney, from Dan + Shay, and his fiance had their entire world changed. They welcomed their first child into [More]

Tim and Faith Release New Duet, “Keep Your Eyes on Me”

  • 6:07 am Monday, January 30th, 2017 by Staff Writer

Its finally official! Tim McGraw and Faith Hill have released their new duet, “Keep Your Eyes On Me”. The dramatic ballad, which was written specifically for the forthcoming movie The Shack, features Spanish-influenced guitar, sweeping strings and tender vocal interplay between the couple. Hill had teased fans with lyrics from the song, which she and McGraw wrote with Lori McKenna and Shane McAnally, earlier in the week.

Carrie Underwood Plays Hilarious Game of “Speak Out”

  • 6:05 am Monday, January 30th, 2017 by Staff Writer

Pigs have proper manners. #gamenight #speakout #friends #fridaynight

A post shared by Carrie Underwood (@carrieunderwood) on Jan 27, 2017 at 6:39pm PST

If you’ve seen video’s of how to play this game… you know that’s it’s nothing short of hilarious. Well over the weekend, Carrie Underwood had a big chuckle while playing the game. Its called Speak Out. In [More]

Country Artists Take Over the New Movie “The Shack”

  • 5:58 am Monday, January 30th, 2017 by Staff Writer

The Shack is a huge major motion picture coming to theaters very soon. And you’ll recognize a very familiar face IN the movie… Tim McGraw. Another thing you’ll recognize… all the amazing country artists that are singing on the soundtrack of the movie. The soundtrack, which drops February 24, will include a duet that McGraw and Faith Hill co-wrote for the film titled “Keep Your Eyes On Me” as well as songs by Dan + Shay, Dierks Bentley, Lady Antebellum and Brett Eldredge. The soundtrack will also feature a duet track by Kelly Clarkson and Aloe Blacc as well as songs by several Christian artists, such as Hillsong United and NeedToBreathe. The Shack will open in theaters nationwide [More]