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Brooks Says It Took 25 Years To Play The Ryman

Posted On September 09, 2016

Garth Brooks says not only could he could not bring himself to play the Ryman Auditorium, he couldn't even walk in the doors of the theatre. Brooks played the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville last night as a kick-off for his Sirius Radio Channel 55. During a press conference prior to the show, the singer said…

Cole Swindell Nervous About Judging Miss America

Posted On September 08, 2016

Cole Swindell is feeling the pressure ahead of Sunday's Miss America competition. He'll join Mark Cuban, Sara Foster and former Miss America Sharlene Wells Hawkes on the judging panel. Swindell told "Taste of Country" he asked Brett Eldredge for advice since he was a celebrity judge last year.  Swindell says he was told to, "practice…

Chris Young Christmas Album Due Out October 14th

Posted On September 08, 2016

Chris Young is getting in the holiday spirit. He'll release his first-ever Christmas album on October 14th. Young says, "This is something I've wanted to do for a really long time. Christmas is one of my favorite times of year and it was hard to narrow down the list of songs for this record. I'm…

Garth Brooks Plays First Full Show At Ryman Tonight

Posted On September 08, 2016

It's an exciting day for Garth Brooks. He'll play his first full show at the Ryman Auditorium tonight.  The performance is an exclusive event for SiriusXM subscribers. If you aren't in the pews, you can listen to the show on the Garth Brooks Channel, channel 55. Brooks says, "Just the thought of playing the Ryman…

Zac Brown Band Heading Into Studio This Winter

Posted On September 08, 2016

The Zac Brown Band is taking things back to the basics for their new album. In their latest video to fans, Brown said they'll head into the studio this winter to make a record that returns to their roots, Foundation-style. The 2008 album went five-times platinum. Brown says, "It's going to be an amazing album.…