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Thomas Rhett’s “Life Changes” Sets Chart Milestone

Posted On September 19, 2017

Thomas Rhett is making waves with his new album "Life Changes." The project tops the all-genre "Billboard 200" album chart, becoming the first country release to land at number one in 2017.  It's also the first of Rhett's career. According to Nielsen, "Life Changes" opened with the equivalent of 123,000 album sales, including 94 copies sold as…

Kenny Chesney Reunites Teens With Mom Following Hurricane

Posted On September 19, 2017

Kenny Chesney continues to do his part of help the Caribbean victims of Hurricane Irma. CNN reports Chesney helped a pair of teen brothers reunite with their mother after their home on the island of St. John was destroyed. The brothers were taken to St. Croix by a boat sent to pickup evacuees then planned…

The “World’s Oldest Roadie” Dead At 92 

Posted On September 19, 2017

The man known as the "World's Oldest Roadie" is dead. Ben Dorcy passed away Saturday at the age of 92. Dorcy got his start in the music business in 1950 as a roadie for Hank Thompson.  From there, he went on to serve as John Wayne's personal valet and toured with dozens of major artists,…

Alabama Releasing Christmas Album Next Month

Posted On September 18, 2017

With just a little more than three-months until Christmas, Alabama has a stocking-stuffer for fans. They'll release their "American Christmas" album on October 6th. It'll include some of their holiday favorites, along with four new songs and an updated version of their classic "Christmas in Dixie." "American Christmas" is Alabama's first newly recorded holiday album…

Chase Bryant Is Engaged

Posted On September 18, 2017

Chase Bryant is off the market. He announced his engagement to Kourtney Keller on social media. Bryant proposed to her in the rain, in the same spot where they shared their first kiss. He told "People" magazine, "If you told me at the moment we met that I would be lucky enough to marry Kourtney,…