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Aldean, Musgraves, Gilbert Up For Pollstar Awards

Posted On November 17, 2014

(Undated) -- Jason Aldean, Kacey Musgraves, and Brantley Gilbert are being recognized for their road work. The country stars are among the nominees for the 26th annual Pollstar Awards. Aldean is the sole country representative for Major Tour of the Year. He's up against such stars as Paul McCartney, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street…

Trisha Yearwood Starts Worrying About Album’s Reception Upon Release

Posted On November 17, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Trisha Yearwood admits now that her new album, "PrizeFighter," is arriving in stores she's a little anxious about sales and reviews. But the country star says those things weren't really on her mind as she was recording the disc.   Yearwood's current single, the Kelly Clarkson collaboration "PrizeFighter," serves as the title…

Kip Moore Loves Reaching People With His Music

Posted On November 17, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Kip Moore admits it's great to be on stage and watch crowds having fun. But the country star says his favorite concert moments are when he reaches an audience member on an emotional level.   Kip adds that there's a mutual appreciation between him and his listeners, but he might be the…

Josh Turner’s Book Now At Cracker Barrel Locations

Posted On November 17, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Josh Turner fans can now find his book when they dine out at Cracker Barrel. The restaurant and retail store is now carrying "Man Stuff." Turner says his goal with the book isn't to be preachy but to simply share some wisdom he's gained throughout his life.   Turner recalls his childhood…

Sara Evans, Henningsens Releasing Holiday Albums

Posted On November 17, 2014

(Undated)  --  A couple of country stars have new holiday albums arriving in stores Monday. Sara Evans' "At Christmas" features the singer's renditions of such classics as "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas," "Silent Night," and "O Holy Night." There's only one original song in the ten-track collection -- the disc's title cut. The Henningsens…