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Merle Haggard Dies At 79

Posted On April 06, 2016

Country music legend Merle Haggard is dead. He passed away Wednesday on his 79th birthday.  Haggard was recently treated for pneumonia. He was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 1994.  Three years later, he was inducted into the Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame. The music legend is best known for songs including "Okie…

Luke Bryan Expands His Cabela’s Clothing Line

Posted On April 06, 2016

Luke Bryan is expanding his clothing line sold at Cabela's. The new collection of apparel is inspired by Bryan's latest single "Huntin', Fishin', and Lovin' Every Day" and is named HFE.  It will offer both men's and women's clothing, including short sleeve t-shirts, long sleeve t-shirts, caps and more. Bryan says, "I grew up hunting,…

Jennifer Nettles, Jennifer Lopez Do A Duet

Posted On April 06, 2016

Jennifer Nettles and Jennifer Lopez are up to something. Fans started going crazy when Lopez posted a cheek-to-cheek picture on Instagram last week, along with the caption "Great afternoon with this amazing artist." Nettles explained to "Rare Country," "We wrote a song together, we have a collaborative duet. I think it sends a good message…

Kelsea Ballerini To Perform At Radio Disney Music Awards

Posted On April 06, 2016

Kelsea Ballerini will perform at the Radio Disney Music Awards, airing May 1st on Disney. She's also up for three awards, including Best New Artist, Country Favorite Song and Country Favorite Artist. Other nominees include Maddie & Tae, RaeLynn, Dan & Shay, Hunter Hayes and Sam Hunt. The awards are fan voted.  You can make…

Lee Brice Finds Long Lost Truck For Soldier’s Widow

Posted On April 06, 2016

The wife of a soldier killed in Iraq has nothing but kind words for Lee Brice after he found and returned her husband's long lost truck. Ginger Gurley Gilbert Ravella told "CMT" she met Brice last summer and the two connected over his song "I Drive Your Truck." She says she told him her husband…