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Police: Josh Gracin Is “Safe”

Posted On August 14, 2014

(Spring Hill, TN) -- Josh Gracin is "safe." That's the word from police in Spring Hill, Tennessee, who were called Thursday afternoon to check on the former "American Idol" finalist after what appeared to be a suicide note was posted on his Facebook page. Gracin wasn't home when officers arrived, but when they reached him…

Cassadee Pope Is Her Harshest Critic

Posted On August 14, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Cassadee Pope says she has pretty high expectations of herself. The country singer admits she's her toughest critic, which is sometimes hard to live with.   But Cassadee says she's not sure she'd want to be much easier on herself. While she admits she could "probably dial it back a notch," the…

Miranda Lambert Relates To Elvis Presley, Marilyn Monroe

Posted On August 14, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Miranda Lambert says she's not just gratuitously name-dropping icons on her latest album, "Platinum. The country star explains that the songs that reference Elvis Presley and Marilyn Monroe resonated with her.   Miranda says her life has changed a lot over the past few years. She explains that with her higher public…

Country Stars Nominated For International Bluegrass Awards

Posted On August 14, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Dierks Bentley is getting some recognition for his bluegrass leanings. The country star is among the nominees for the upcoming International Bluegrass Music Awards. He has a nod with The Grascals for their collaborative theme to "American Pickers," which is up for Recorded Event of the Year. It's one of two nominations…

Eric Church Charity Golf Tournament Raises Over 110-Thousand

Posted On August 14, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Eric Church is seeing the best returns yet from his annual charity event. The country star raked in nearly 113-thousand dollars with his third annual Put a Club in My Hand golf tournament, which took place in Nashville earlier this month. The fundraiser supports The Recording Academy's MusiCares charity. The golf outing…