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Blake Shelton’s forthcoming album is called Based On A True Story…and it’s available now for pre-order on iTunes. Blake’s first single off the album “Sure Be Cool If You Did” hit #1 on Billboard’s Country Digital Tracks chart in its first week of release. The album will be in stores March 26th.
Jason Aldean, Luke Bryan and Taylor Swift are the first to accept invitations to perform at the ACM Presents: Tim McGraw’s Superstar Summer Night special. Performances will be taped in front of a live audience the day after the ACM Awards in Las Vegas. The show will air later this year on CBS.
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Things are getting ready to change in Darius Rucker’s household, as his oldest daughter is college bound! Since this is the first time Darius and his wife are sending a child off, he admits…he’s a little nervous! He remembers what college was like for him! Eeeeeks!!!
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No matter how much love Taylor Swift gets from the pop world…when it comes to her biggest idols – they’re both country music royalty. In a recent Nashville Lifestyles magazine article, Taylorexplains that Faith Hill has always been a “welcoming and warm presence” in her life. Taylor also confides in the one and only Kenny Chesney. Taylor feels like he’s always in her corner and knows she “can ask him for advice anytime”. Not a bad pair of confidants, huh?
Little Big Town has been tuning in to watch American Idol this season, not only to support Keith Urban…but also to check out the competition! The band already has a favorite that they’ll be voting for each week…it’s Kree Harrison. Little Big Town vows that they’ll be voting for Kree each and every week.
1200 bottles of water…800 cups of coffee…500 eggs – and that’s just for one day on the Rascal Flatts Changed Tour. In a new All Access video…you’ll get a glimpse into how much food it takes to feed the band and crew on any give day out on the road – it’s a lot! Your all-access pass backstage on the Rascal Flatts Changed Tour is waiting for you right now…just click the video above…
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The Eli Young Band’s Jon Jones and his wife are enjoying parenthood since their first child was born on New Year’s Eve. Jon recently used an old-fashioned method of calming his newborn…and then he sent a picture to bandmate Mike Eli! Jon and his wife put their little boy on the dryer (in his carseat). Apparently he loved it and started smiling and cooing!