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Kenny Chesney Loses Home To Hurricane, Helping Others

Posted On September 11, 2017

Kenny Chesney is raising money to help those in the Virgin Islands affected by Hurricane Irma. He's created a new relief foundation called "Love for Love City."  The foundation is named after a nickname for St. John, where Chesney owns a home.  That home was destroyed by Hurricane Irma. During an interview with Robin Meade…

Patsy Cline Documentary Coming To DVD

Posted On September 11, 2017

The life and enduring legacy of Patsy Cline is being honored. "When Patsy Cline Was....Crazy" originally aired as a "PBS" documentary, but will be available on DVD on October 6th. The DVD will include bonus material, including additional interview footage and rare vintage performances. "When Patsy Cline Was....Crazy" is narrated by Rosanne Cash.  

Kelly Clarkson Explains Why She Picked “The Voice”

Posted On September 11, 2017

Kelly Clarkson says it was convenience that led her to be a judge on "The Voice" instead of "American Idol." She told "Entertainment Weekly" that her husband is Blake Shelton's manager so she and their four kids are often on set anyway. She explained, "It was just a no-brainer for me with 'The Voice' because…

Troy Gentry Reportedly Dies In Helicopter Crash

Posted On September 08, 2017

Country singer Troy Gentry is dead after a helicopter crash today.  Police say two people were killed in the crash at Flying W Airport and Resort in Medford, New Jersey.  Gentry was one half of the duo Montgomery Gentry, who canceled their performance scheduled for later today at the airport.  Police said Eddie Montgomery was…

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…