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Taylor Swift Recreates First “People” Magazine Cover

Posted On October 08, 2014

(Undated) -- Taylor Swift is channeling Mia Farrow in "The Great Gatsby" on the new cover of "People." The star is helping to commemorate the magazine's 40th anniversary this week by recreating its first-ever cover, featuring Farrow holding a string of pearls between her teeth in character as Daisy in the 1974 film. Taylor's glamorous…

Willie Nelson’s Braids Sells For $37,000 At Auction

Posted On October 08, 2014

(Phoenix, AZ) -- Someone just paid a lot of money to run their fingers through Willie Nelson's hair. The country legend's braids, cut in the 1980s, were sold at an Arizona auction over the weekend for a reported 37-thousand-dollars. Guernsey's auction President Arlan Ettinger says whoever is in possession of Willie's braids now also has…

Thompson Square Proud To Contribute To “Best Of Me” Soundtrack

Posted On October 08, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Thompson Square's Keifer and Shawna Thompson say they're glad to be featured on the soundtrack to the new Nicholas Sparks film, "The Best Of Me." The country stars reference one of Sparks' other movies to praise his talents at grabbing an audience on an emotional level.   Thompson Square contributes "Borrowed Time"…

Eric Church Calls His Concerts “Something Unique”

Posted On October 08, 2014

(Undated) -- Eric Church admits he can't pack a concert with chart-topping hits. But the country star doesn't have to. He tells Cleveland's "The News-Herald" that at his shows he'll "often get the bigger response from the more obscure the song." He says he suspects there are people in the crowds who aren't all that…

Band Perry “Control Freaks” Over Their Concerts

Posted On October 08, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- The Band Perry's Reid and Kimberly Perry admit they enjoy being a headliner. The country stars explain it's important to them to be involved in all aspects of their live show.   Reid adds that they like to orchestrate what's happening off stage as well. He says as headliners they want to…