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Kenny Chesney Explains His Intense Focus On Latest Album

Posted On September 26, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Kenny Chesney admits he allowed his new album, "The Big Revival," to completely consume him. But the country superstar says he didn't feel like he had a choice, explaining that the project needed his undivided attention.   And Chesney is already seeing returns for his effort. "American Kids," the lead-off single from…

David Nail Applying Lessons From Darius Rucker Tour

Posted On September 26, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- David Nail says Darius Rucker is a great headlining role model. The country star admits he learned a lot as an opener on Rucker's tour. David say he was particularly impressed with the stability of Rucker's crew.   Nail adds that Rucker made him and his band feel welcomed and "very much…

CMT Premiers Womack-Legend “Crossroads,” “Instant Jam” This Weekend

Posted On September 26, 2014

(Undated) -- Lee Ann Womack and Kenny Chesney are turning up on CMT this weekend. Lee Ann is featured with John Legend on a new episode of "CMT Crossroads," premiering Friday. In their performance they teamed up on Lee Ann's classic "I Hope You Dance" and Legend's chart-topper "All of Me," as well as John's…

Rascal Flatts Cancels Friday’s Show

Posted On September 25, 2014

(Undated) -- Rascal Flatts won't be performing in Allentown, Pennsylvania Friday night as originally planned. The country group gives no reason for scrapping their scheduled show at the PPL Center, but they "apologize for any inconvenience this may cause." Ticketholders are being instructed to get refunds. Details are available at RascalFlatts.com. The band is still…

Keith Urban Resuming Tour This Weekend

Posted On September 25, 2014

(Undated) -- Keith Urban is getting back on the road. The country star will resume his "Raise 'Em Up" tour with a show in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada on Saturday. It will be his first concert since the death of his father-in-law two weeks ago. Keith gave a last-minute cancellation to a charity event in California…