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Jason Aldean, Opry Team Up For Breast Cancer Awareness

Posted On August 25, 2016

Jason Aldean and the Grand Ole Opry are teaming up to raise awareness of breast cancer. Aldean will hold this year's Concert for the Cure at the Opry on October 25th.  He's been an advocate for breast cancer research since 2004 after losing a friend to the disease. Aldean's concert will be incorporated into the…

Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood Building Homes In Memphis

Posted On August 25, 2016

Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood are helping to build 19 homes in Memphis. The construction is part of Habitat for Humanity's 33rd Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter Work Project.  It kicked off on Sunday and will go through Friday. Former President Carter called Brooks and Yearwood "the best volunteers ever." This is the couple's tenth Habitat…

Alabama Exhibit Opens At Country Music Hall Of Fame

Posted On August 25, 2016

The exhibit at the Country Music Hall of Fame that celebrates Alabama opens today. "Alabama: Song of the South" will run through July 16th, 2017. It features instruments, stage outfits, awards and more.

Swindell Reaches Platinum With “You Should Be Here”

Posted On August 25, 2016

Cole Swindell is a fan of his own song, "You Should Be Here." "I didn't know that's the song I was going to be writing, but that's the kind of song that made me fall in love with country music," Swindell says. Swindell recently received the welcome news that his tune achieved Platinum status.  The…

Morgan Tries Some New Things On His Latest Album

Posted On August 25, 2016

Craig Morgan says when he wrote with a co-writer for the album, he tried to present new and fresh ideas for songs. Morgan wanted to offer fans an album that reflected the title, "A Whole Lot More To Me," when he released his latest project.  The singer says he purposely wrote and looked for songs…