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Craig Wayne Boyd Making Opry Debut, Prepping For Tour

Posted On December 31, 2014

(Undated) -- Craig Wayne Boyd is set to mark a career milestone. The latest "Voice" winner will make his Grand Ole Opry debut this weekend. He's part of the Saturday night lineup, which also features Marty Stuart, Bill Anderson, Lauren Alaina, and others. Craig will take the stage at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium for the show's…

Craig Wayne Boyd’s Debut Single A “Gift” From Blake Shelton

Posted On December 31, 2014

(Undated) -- Blake Shelton hasn't just served as Craig Wayne Boyd's coach on "The Voice." The country star gave the newcomer his first hit single. Shelton tells "People" he had "My Baby's Got a Smile on Her Face" in his "back pocket for years," and had intended to one day record it himself. Instead, he…

Taylor Swift Gives Nod To Nashville Duo For “1989″ Mash-Up

Posted On December 31, 2014

(Undated) -- Taylor Swift is giving props to two musicians in Nashville who've remixed her songs "Blank Space" and "Style." The mash-up is going viral after the superstar tweeted the link to fans, saying she was "obsessed."   Louisa Wendorff and Devin Dawson go back and forth between lyrics from both of the songs, stripping…

Little Jimmy Dickens Getting Better

Posted On December 31, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Things are looking up for Grand Ole Opry star Little Jimmy Dickens. Opry general manager Pete Fisher writes on Facebook that he saw the singer Tuesday night, and "each day brings noticeable improvements." Fisher adds that Jimmy's doctors "seem very pleased with the progress he is making." The 94-year-old country icon was…

Lee Greenwood Performing At NHL Winter Classic

Posted On December 31, 2014

(Undated)  --  Lee Greenwood is taking part in this week's NHL Bridgestone Winter Classic. The country star will team up with the U.S. Army Chorus to perform during the second intermission of the hockey game. Other stars taking part in the sporting event include Gavin DeGraw, who'll sing during the first intermission, and Billy Idol,…