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Little Big Town Pleased With Upcoming Album

Posted On June 25, 2014

(Undated) -- The members of Little Big Town are proud of their upcoming album. Singer Karen Fairchild tells "Rolling Stone Country" the disc is "bold and provocative" while also "very fun." She adds that "Painkiller" isn't "a departure" for the group, but "the next step." The band's Jimi Westbrook says he thinks the project feels…

Miranda Lambert Singing Praises Of Carrie Underwood

Posted On June 24, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Miranda Lambert has nothing but praise and admiration for one of country's other leading ladies. The singer calls herself "a "huge Carrie Underwood fan," and adds that the former "American Idol" winner has an incredibly powerful, emotive voice.   Miranda says Carrie is also an incredible representative for the genre. She explains…

Florida Georgia Line Launching New “Lifestyle” Line

Posted On June 24, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Florida Georgia Line's Tyler Hubbard and Brian Kelley are delving into the fashion world. The country duo explain that their new business venture stems from their catch phrase, "Can't Afford Not To."   Hubbard adds that they have "some cool, creative ideas" for "Can't Afford Not To," which he describes as more…

Widow Shares Memories At Jimmy Dean Museum Groundbreaking

Posted On June 24, 2014

(Plainview, TX) -- Jimmy Dean's widow says she knows her late husband would approve of the museum being built in his honor in his hometown. The "Lubbock Avalanche-Journal" says Donna Dean Stevens took part in a groundbreaking event for the Jimmy Dean Museum Tuesday in Plainview, Texas, which, because of the weather, was ceremonial. Donna…

Jerry Lee Lewis Debuts New Song; Album, Biography Coming

Posted On June 24, 2014

(Undated) -- Jerry Lee Lewis has a new album on the way. And "The Killer" is sharing the title track to "Rock and Roll Time" online.   Lewis tells "Rolling Stone" he believes "Rock and Roll Time" is the best song on the album. He adds that the track is representative of the disc, which…