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Kip Moore Loves Reaching People With His Music

Posted On November 17, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Kip Moore admits it's great to be on stage and watch crowds having fun. But the country star says his favorite concert moments are when he reaches an audience member on an emotional level.   Kip adds that there's a mutual appreciation between him and his listeners, but he might be the…

Josh Turner’s Book Now At Cracker Barrel Locations

Posted On November 17, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Josh Turner fans can now find his book when they dine out at Cracker Barrel. The restaurant and retail store is now carrying "Man Stuff." Turner says his goal with the book isn't to be preachy but to simply share some wisdom he's gained throughout his life.   Turner recalls his childhood…

Sara Evans, Henningsens Releasing Holiday Albums

Posted On November 17, 2014

(Undated)  --  A couple of country stars have new holiday albums arriving in stores Monday. Sara Evans' "At Christmas" features the singer's renditions of such classics as "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas," "Silent Night," and "O Holy Night." There's only one original song in the ten-track collection -- the disc's title cut. The Henningsens…

Garth Brooks Among Special ASCAP Award Recipients

Posted On November 17, 2014

(New York, NY)  --  Garth Brooks is receiving special acknowledgment for his work. He's among a select group of artists being honored at the ASCAP Centennial Awards, taking place in New York City Monday night. The "once-in-a-century" prize recognizes the stars for their '"incomparable accomplishments" in music. The five recipients also include Stevie Wonder and…

Many Sam Hunt Tour Dates Sell Out Quickly

Posted On November 17, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Country newcomer Sam Hunt will be making some adjustments to his upcoming tour. Tickets for 15 of the 19 dates on his "Lipstick Graffiti" trek sold out within minutes of going on sale. As a result, the singer is looking into moving some shows into larger venues, and possibly adding a second…