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Country Legend Don Williams Dies

Posted On September 08, 2017

Country music legend Don Williams is dead.  The 78-year-old Texas native passed away today following a short illness.  Williams grew up near the Gulf Coast in the 50's and started playing guitar in his teens.  He was a major influence on multiple performers, including Johnny Cash, Eric Clapton, Charley Pride, and Pete Townshend.  Williams was…

Kenny Chesney Shares Devastation Over Hurricane Irma

Posted On September 08, 2017

Kenny Chesney is feeling "helpless" because of the devastation caused by Hurricane Irma on the Caribbean. Chesney, who lives in the Virgin Islands, posted to Instagram yesterday, "It's total devastation. Most everyone's displaced. They are frightened, confused, and they don't know where help is going to come from." Hurricane Irma battered several small islands in…

Tickets Sales Postponed For Garth Brooks In Houston

Posted On September 08, 2017

Ticket sales for Garth Brooks' performance at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo are being postponed because of Hurricane Harvey. An email from Rodeo president Joel Cowley said, "We extend our deepest condolences to those who have suffered a loss during this catastrophic event. While we are all excited for the 2018 Garth Brooks performances,…

Blake Shelton, Sam Hunt Headlining 2018 Crash My Playa 

Posted On September 08, 2017

Blake Shelton and Sam Hunt are heading to Mexico to headline Luke Bryan's annual Crash My Playa event. The 2018 extravaganza runs from January 17th through January 20th at Riviera Maya in Cancun. Bryan told "People" magazine, "Blake and Sam are two of the hottest artists in country music and I couldn't be any more pumped that…

Jana Kramer, Husband “Actively Working” On Their Marriage 

Posted On September 08, 2017

Jana Kramer and her husband Michael Caussin are "actively working" on their marriage. They married in 2015, but separated in 2016 amid rumors of infidelity. During a podcast featuring former "The Bachelor" contestant Olivia Caridi, Kramer confirmed that she and Caussin are still married and are living together. Kramer explained, "I haven't made a statement…