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Country Star Ty Herndon Comes Out As Gay

Posted On November 20, 2014

(Undated) -- Country singer Ty Herndon says he's a happy gay man. No longer closeted, the 52-year-old singer is speaking out on his sexual orientation to "People" magazine. Herndon says he started coming out to close family members when he was 20 saying his mother probably knew he was gay before he did. The singer…

Tim McGraw Weighs In On Fans’ Concert Behavior

Posted On November 20, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Tim McGraw says he knows many concertgoers just want to unwind and have a good time. But the country star admits that doesn't mean more exuberant fans have the right to just let loose at the expense of others.   Tim adds that no performer wants to "quell the excitement of a…

Little Big Town’s Opener Thrilled About Tour

Posted On November 20, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Little Big Town's Jimi Westbrook says one of the openers on their current tour wasn't shy about expressing his excitement about the trek. The country star says he heard from Brett Eldredge right after the "Pain Killer" tour was announced.   Jimi adds that Brett's enthusiasm convinced him that the tour was…

Luke Bryan Among NFL Fans’ Favorite Music Artist

Posted On November 20, 2014

(Undated)  --  A lot of football fans apparently also like Luke Bryan. StubHub has analyzed sales data from 2012 through 2015, comparing ticket purchases for concerts and NFL games, to find the overlap. The ticket retailer determined that Luke Bryan shows drew the fans of six different teams -- the Cincinnati Bengals, the Tampa Bay…

Tracy Lawrence To Host Annual Turkey Fry Next Week

Posted On November 20, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Tracy Lawrence is prepping for his annual Thanksgiving event. The country star will host his 9th annual "Mission Possible Turkey Fry" in Nashville. For the event Tracy -- along with some celebrity friends and other volunteers -- will roll into the parking lot of the Nashville Rescue Mission before sunrise to fire…