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Rascal Flatts To Play Invictus Games Closing Ceremony

Posted On April 19, 2016

Rascal Flatts will play the closing ceremony of the Invictus Games, the only international competition of wounded warriors. They're scheduled to perform on May 12th at Disney World. The Invictus Games were founded by Prince Harry in 2014. About 500 athletes from 14 countries will compete in ten adaptive sports when the games get underway…

Chris Young, Kelsea Ballerini Join Country Cruising 2017

Posted On April 19, 2016

Chris Young, Montgomery Gentry and Kelsea Ballerini are among the artists that will be a part of Country Cruising 2017. The five day concert vacation sets sail from Tampa, Florida on January 14th.  Rates start at $1,300 at CountryCruising.com. Charles Esten, LoCash, Diamond Rio, Phil Vassar, Clare Bowen and more are also scheduled to perform.

Glen Campbell Documentary Named Finalist For Peabody Award

Posted On April 19, 2016

The Glen Campbell documentary that followed him on his farewell tour after announcing his Alzheimer's diagnosis is a finalist for the Peabody Awards. The award honors excellence in radio, television and other forms of electronic media.  "Glen Campbell: I'll Be Me" is one of 60 finalists. Thirty winners will be selected, with announcements beginning this…

Kenny Rogers Plots Final Tour

Posted On April 19, 2016

It's the beginning of the end for Kenny Rogers. His farewell tour, appropriately called "The Gambler's Last Deal" will kick off on May 13th and run well into 2017. Linda Davis will join Rogers for all the dates, with Charlie Worsham also appearing at select European dates. Once the tour is over, Rogers will park…

Pope Honored To Duet With Young

Posted On April 19, 2016

Cassadee Pope was totally surprised when Chris Young asked her to record a duet with him. Pope and Young's tune, "Think of You," is climbing the charts. Cassadee says she just couldn't turn down the opportunity when Young asked her to be a part of the song, and it has even led to more opportunities.…