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Chris Young Creates Scholarship At Alma Mater

Posted On November 29, 2016

Chris Young is showing love for his alma mater, Middle Tennessee State University. He's established an annual scholarship for students in the school's music industry program. Young told "The Tennessean," "They have such a great recording industry program there and Murfreesboro is my hometown and it made a lot of sense to be able to…

Luke Bryan Extends Kill The Lights Tour Into 2017

Posted On November 29, 2016

Luke Bryan's Kill the Lights Tour will be back in 2017. He's added eleven additional dates that will kick off in Huntington, West Virginia on February 16th.  Brett Eldredge will serve as the opening act for all eleven shows. Tickets go on sale December 2nd. The first leg of Bryan's Kill the Lights Tour stopped…

Dolly Parton Releases PSA To Prevent Forest Fires

Posted On November 29, 2016

Dolly Parton is joining the fight against forest fires that have been raging in the Smoky Mountain region. In a PSA for the National Park Service, Parton asks her fans to help protect the area by observing burn bans and calling in potential fires when they see them. The Tennessee Division of Forestry says at…

Country Artists Design Ugly Sweaters For Musicians On Call

Posted On November 29, 2016

If you need an ugly sweater for your holiday party, Florida Georgia Line can help you out. They've designed a holiday sweater for Musicians on Call's "Deck the Halls" campaign.  Sweaters were also designed by Sam Hunt and Sara Evans. Evans says, "The holiday season is all about spreading the healing power of music so…

Karen Fairchild, Jimi Westbrook Get A Puppy

Posted On November 29, 2016

The Little Big Town family is expanding. Karen Fairchild and Jimi Westbrook, and their son Elijah have new a puppy.  Their furry friend's name is Honey. She looks to be a golden doodle.  Fairchild posted a picture of her son holding Honey on social media. The caption read, "Well, here we go. Taking this little…