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Morgan Premieres New Season of Outdoors, Releases New Album

Posted On June 27, 2016

Craig Morgan is a real adventure buff, especially with his last hunting trip in New Zealand. Morgan has been filming his "Craig Morgan: All Access Outdoors" show on the Outdoor Channel. The singer has been to Hawaii, New Zealand and other places around the world. On his trip to New Zealand he was hunting Tahr,…

Musicians, Music Executives Call For Common Sense Gun Safety

Posted On June 24, 2016

The Dixie Chicks, Cam and Rosanne Cash are among the nearly 200 musicians and music executives asking Congress for more to be done to prevent gun violence. The group is advocating for common-sense gun safety. An open letter to Congress specifically called for background checks for every gun sale and to block suspected terrorists from…

Bluegrass Singer Ralph Stanley Dies

Posted On June 24, 2016

Legendary bluegrass singer Ralph Stanley is dead at the age of 89. A family member noted on Facebook that Stanley died after battling skin cancer.  Stanley is considered one of the founders of bluegrass music and was inducted into both the International Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and the Grand Ole Opry. His music found…

Man Accused Of Posing As Jason Aldean

Posted On June 24, 2016

A Florida man is accused of pretending to be Jason Aldean and defrauding a mentally handicapped woman for money and sex. Police say Daniel Farris asked the victim for $2,000, of which she paid $230 on two occasions. Investigators say Farris posed as Aldean on Facebook, and as a friend of Aldean's to collect the…

“CMT Crossroads: Thomas Rhett & Nick Jonas” Airs Tonight

Posted On June 24, 2016

The "CMT Crossroads" episode featuring Thomas Rhett and Nick Jonas premieres tonight. Rhett told "CMT," "When I got to hear Nick sing 'Die a Happy Man' for the first time - and he took my song and made it super soulful and R&B - that was very cool." Rhett says the hardest part about the…