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Vince Gill Among Performers At Vigil For Vegas Victims

Posted On October 04, 2017

Vince Gill is among several county artists who came together in remembrance of the hundreds of victims of the Las Vegas massacre.  The vigil was held at the Ascend Amphitheater in Nashville Monday night.  Gill lead the audience in a chorus of "Amazing Grace" before his wife, Amy Grant, prayed for the victims.  At least…

Jason Aldean Cancels Upcoming Tour Stops

Posted On October 04, 2017

Jason Aldean is canceling his tour stops this weekend.  The country music star was performing at the Route 91 Harvest Festival Sunday night when a gunman opened fire from the 32nd floor of a nearby hotel room onto the crowd below.  At least 58 people were killed and over 500 others were hurt.  Aldean says…

Maren Morris Releases Song Following Las Vegas Massacre

Posted On October 03, 2017

Maren Morris is releasing a new song after the mass killing at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas.  "Dear Hate" was recorded three years ago with country music legend Vince Gill.  Morris says she'll donate any money she earns from the song to the Music City Cares Fund, established to help those affected…

Jake Owen Speaks Out After Las Vegas Shooting

Posted On October 03, 2017

Jake Owen is recounting the mass shooting at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas.  Owen was actually on stage as Jason Aldean performed when a barrage of gunfire erupted, killing at least 59 people and injuring over 500 more.  The singer talked about the aftermath with NBC. As shots were firing, Owen tweeted, "Gun…

Jason Aldean On Stage During Vegas Mass Shooting

Posted On October 02, 2017

Country singer Jason Aldean has taken to Instagram to let everyone know that he is safe following the mass shooting in Las Vegas.  Aldean was on stage last night at the Route 91 Harvest Festival when the shooting began.  Aldean wrote, "Tonight has been beyond horrific. I still dont know what to say but wanted…