Leftover Bachelor Gets Picked
Well, picked for another show of course.
Announced earlier today on Good Morning America, the next star of ABC’s The Bachelor is recent Bachelorette contestant Chris Soules.
Soules, a 32-year-old farmer from Arlington, Iowa, was cut by Bachelorette’s Andi Dorfman right before she chose her final two.
Good choice or do you even watch anymore?
Love & Theft, Ties the Knot
Well, at least half of them.
Stephen Barker Liles of Love and Theft, married his longtime girlfriend Jenna Michelle Kennedy on Sunday evening. (Aug. 24th) They wed at Ruby Nashville, just a few blocks from Nashville’s famed Music Row.
Congrats to the new couple!
Mary Kate firstname.lastname@example.org
ACM Honors Has A Full House
Kacey Musgraves, Dierks Bentley, Lee Ann Womack, Hunter Hayes, Dwight Yoakam, Lady Antebellum’s Hillary Scott, Will Hoge, the Oak Ridge Boys will be at the ACM Honors on Sept. 9th at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville.
Shew, that was a mouth-full but it’s going to be a great show!
Mary Kate email@example.com
"Where It's At" Coming Sept. 9th
Dustin Lynch’s latest single, ” Where It’s At,” has been officially certified gold for sales of more than 500,000 copies.
His new album, Where It’s At, will be in stores everywhere on Sept. 9th.
Trisha's On Top!
Trisha Yearwood announced earlier this week that she has signed with Sony and that her 12th studio album will be titled, “Prize Fighter on RCA Nashville.
She is also celebrating the start of her 5th season of Trisha’s Southern Kitchen, on Food Network.
Anyone else watch it but me? Love that show!
Mary Kate firstname.lastname@example.org
Carrie + 11=Sunday Night Football
11 NFL players will join Carrie Underwood for her performance of “Waiting All Day for Sunday Night,” the opening theme for Sunday Night Football on NBC.
The players include: New York Giants QB Eli Manning, Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson, Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews and many more!
The 2014 NFL season starts on Sept. 7th at 7 p.m. when the Denver Broncos host the Indianapolis Colts.
Barry Galloway email@example.com
"Frozen" on TV?
ABC is planning to air a one-hour special titled, The Story of Frozen: Making a Disney Animated Classic, on Tuesday, Sept. 2.
The one-hour special will feature interviews with Frozen stars Kristen Bell and Idina Menzel as well directors Chris Buck and Jennifer Lee, and songwriters Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez.
Fans will also be treated to a sneak peek at the next chapter of Frozen as well as preview footage of Frozen characters Anna, Elsa and Kristoff on an upcoming episode of the ABC series, Once Upon A Time.
The Frozen special will also provide a sneak peek at Disney’s next animated film, Big Hero 6. It opens nationwide Nov. 7.
Disney is the parent company of ABC.
Williams Tribute at Emmy`s
The producers of this year’s Emmy Awards broadcast are planning a tribute to the late Robin Williams, who died of an apparent suicide on Monday.
In a statement obtained by ABC News, Don Mischer, the executive producer of the Emmys broadcast, said, “Plans for the In Memoriam segment are in discussion. While we are all still coming to terms with this week’s tragic news, we are working to give Robin Williams the proper and meaningful remembrance he so well deserves.”
NBC will air the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards live on Monday, Aug. 25.
"Put a Club in My Hand"
The 3rd Annual Eric Church Band ” Put a Club in My Hand” Golf Tournament was held August 4th at the Gaylord Springs Golf Links. The event raised $112,864 for MusiCares, the charitable arm of The Recording Academy. This provides a safety new of assistance for those in the music industry to help with medical, financial and personal emergencies.
Audrey McGraw Sings!
Take a look at 12-year-old Audrey McGraw, youngest daughter of Tim McGraw and Faith Hill, who has taken the internet by storm with this video…take a listen…………….
Rumor Has It....
That Carrie Underwood will be performing at the 2015 Superbowl Halftime Show!
We’re still waiting to see, but think it’s a great idea. Your thoughts?
Who Drew The Stache?
Police have yet to find the culprit or culprits who drew a mustache on Miranda Lambert’s welcome sign in her home town of Lindale, Texas.
We gotta ask, really guys?
7 Years and Counting!
Brad Paisley & Carrie Underwood will once again be hosting the CMA Awards in Nashville on Nov. 5th.
They have been hosting the event together since 2008….we can’t think of anyone else better!
Garth & Trisha Moving?
Or maybe just downgrading since he’s planning a huge tour!
Garth Brooks & Trisha Yearwood have decided to put their ranch-style beach home in Malibu on the market for $7.5 million, according to Variety.
This report comes several months after Yearwood announced that she and Brooks would be moving to Nashville to spend more time in the city.
~Mary Kate firstname.lastname@example.org
Fall Concerts for Luke Bryan
Luke Bryan has announced the dates for his 6th annual series of fall concerts known as the Farm Tour. Tickets go on sale this Friday, August 1st.
The dates for Farm Tour 2014 are as follows:
October 1 Knoxville, Tennessee Maple Lane Farms
October 2 Auburn, Alabama Ingram Farms
October 3 Tallahassee, Florida Cross Creek Place
October 4 Gainesville, Florida Whitehurst Cattle Farm
October 8 Statesboro, Georgia Perry Field
October 9 Athens, Georgia Meldon Farm
October 10 Columbia, South Carolina Culler Farms
October 11 Macon, Georgia Midway at Central City Park
50 Hottest Over 50
Reba & Craig Morgan are the only country artist that made Fox News’ 50 Hottest Stars Over 50.
They join the likes of Oprah, George Clooney and Ellen.
Dolly Gets Her Groove Back!
Dolly Parton has done it again!
She’s earned another Gold Record, signifying sales in excess of $500,000 units, in the UK for her Blue Smoke-The Best of Collection.
Highest $$ Makers So Far....
Who in country music is making the most money so far this year?
Here’s the list so far:
#5. Luke Bryan $34 million
#4. Jason ALdean $37 million
#3. Kenny Chesney $44 million
#2. Taylor Swift $ 64 million
And #1 with $65 million goes to………..Toby Keith!
CD Release Dates
8/19 - Nashville Outlaws: A Tribute To Motley Crue
8/19 – Chase Rice – Ignite The Night
8/26 - Brad Paisley – Moonshine In The Trunk
9/09 - Lee Brice – I Don’t Dance
9/09 - Dustin Lynch – Where It’s At
9/16 - Tim McGraw – Sundown Heaven Town
9/23 - Kenny Chesney – The Big Revival
9/30 – Lady Antebellum – 747
10/21 – Little Big Town – Pain Killer
Hot After 50?
Reba McEntire, Craig Morgan, Oprah, George Clooney and Ellen DeGeneres are just a few of the celebrities mention on Fox News’ “50 Hottest Stars Over 50″ list.
Who knew George Clooney was over 50!!