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Luke Bryan Gives 50 Scholarships Through Farm Tour

Posted On October 14, 2016

Luke Bryan's Farm Tour is successful in more than just ticket sales. In the tour's eight-years, Bryan has awarded 50 scholarships to students in the farming communities where he plays. Bryan kicked off week two of his Farm Tour Wednesday night in Batesville, Mississippi.  It was his first show since having surgery on his broken…

Alison Krauss To Release First Solo Album In 17-Years

Posted On October 14, 2016

For the first time in 17-years, Alison Krauss is set to release a new solo album. "Windy City" is described as a collection of bluegrass classics, standards and country rarities. Krauss says, "On this album, I wanted to sing songs that are older than I am. There's a real romance in singing other people's stories."…

Hank Jr. Fans Have Favorite Songs At Concert

Posted On October 14, 2016

Hank Williams Jr. is talking about his biggest songs on stage. Hank Jr. has quite a repertoire of songs so when he pulls out a few that are favorites with his fans in concert, he really has to eliminate some major hits. The singer says if he has to narrow it down, the fan favorite…

Gilbert Likes Wife Coming On Road With Him

Posted On October 14, 2016

Brantley Gilbert considers it a learning experience when his wife comes out on the road with him. "I bring my wife every chance I get. I like to think marriage is definitely a learning experience," Gilbert says. Gilbert could still be considered a newlywed, so it's always a honeymoon of sorts when his wife can…

Brooks New Single Is Special To Him

Posted On October 14, 2016

Garth Brooks says it took several writers to finish "Baby Let's Lay Down And Dance". Brooks is a fan of many songwriters in Nashville, and recently one of those men, Kim Williams, passed away. That is why Brooks is thrilled that his first single off the upcoming album, "Let's Lay Down And Dance," was co-written…