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Trisha Yearwood Advises Cooks To Not Stress Over Thanksgiving Dinner

Posted On November 24, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Trisha Yearwood's advice to cooks preparing a Thanksgiving feast this Thursday -- "don't stress." The country star, who also has her own Food Network series, explains that even if the meal is a total disaster that doesn't mean the holiday is ruined.   But Yearwood adds that she has a great turkey…

Ricky Skaggs On Gay Country Stars: “We’re All Sinners”

Posted On November 24, 2014

(Undated) -- Bluegrass legend Ricky Skaggs says he hopes fellow country stars Ty Herndon and Billy Gilman will be accepted by the country music community after coming out as gay. Responding to a TMZ reporter's question about Herndon and Gilman's recent announcements, Skaggs took the questionable position that there was room for "sinners."   Herndon…

George Strait Reflects On Kenny Chesney’s Participation In Final Show

Posted On November 24, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- George Strait says it meant a lot to him to perform with Kenny Chesney during his tour finale. The country start explains that he actually contributed a little to Chesney's rise to fame, and it's been great to see the singer's career develop.   Strait says Chesney wanted to join him on…

Tanya Tucker Recalls Sifting Through Memorabilia For Exhibit

Posted On November 24, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Tanya Tucker admits she ran into a few rough spots going through her memorabilia for her museum exhibit. The country star admits it took her a while to recall the significance of certain items.   Tanya says she ended up with more than one dress from Kathy Simpkins. The singer recalls that…

Brantley Gilbert Wins First American Music Award

Posted On November 24, 2014

(Los Angeles, CA) -- Brantley Gilbert is adding a new honor to his collection. The singer earned his first career American Music Award, getting the nod for Favorite Album - Country with "Just As I Am." In accepting his trophy during the ABC ceremony, Brantley took his cue from other winners.   Luke Bryan was…