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Lady A Playing Their “Carnival Live!” Shows This Week

Posted On November 18, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Lady Antebellum is taking their turn as a "Carnival Live!" performer. The country trio will play for two cruises in Cozumel, Mexico this week. Lady A's Charles Kelley admits they're not really sure what to expect, which has made it difficult to plan their show in advance.   Charles admits he's a…

Darius Rucker Enjoys Touring Europe For The History

Posted On November 18, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Darius Rucker admits his European tours aren't just fun but also educational experiences. The singer says each country has a very rich history, which he likes to explore.   Darius adds that he likes being able to visit so many different countries. He explains that crossing borders in the U.S. takes him…

The Band Perry Loves Hearing Fans Singing Along

Posted On November 18, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- The Band Perry's Kimberly Perry admits there are many special things about performing in front of an audience. But the country star says there's nothing better than hearing the crowd singing along.   Kimberly's brother and bandmate, Reid Perry, adds that the audience participation is informative as well. He explains that they've…

Tim McGraw To Participate In “A Very Grammy Christmas” Taping

Posted On November 18, 2014

(Los Angeles, CA) -- Tim McGraw is adding his talents to The Recording Academy's first holiday special. The country star is among the performers on board for the inaugural "A Very Grammy Christmas," which will be taped at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles Tuesday night. The event will feature the stars singing their own…

Jerrod Niemann Prefers Older Country Love Songs

Posted On November 18, 2014

(Undated) -- Jerrod Niemann says one of his favorite love songs isn't about a lasting romance. Topping the list he gave to CMT.com is George Strait's "Marina del Rey." He describes the 1982 hit as "more of a fleeting love song," because it's about "that fantasy of meeting someone on vacation and falling in love…