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Hillary Scott Creates Scholarship At MTSU

Posted On September 24, 2015

Lady Antebellum's Hillary Scott is donating money to her alma mater to fund a scholarship for women trying to break into the music industry. Her manager, Daniel Miller, made the announcement yesterday.  He said, Scott's dad is a "professional songwriter, and one of his first cuts was on LeAnn Rimes' first album.  The income that…

Kenny Chesney Helps Writers Hone Song About A Rainy Day

Posted On September 24, 2015

Brad Tursi explains how he and his co-writers got a Kenny Chesney cut. Matthew Ramsey must have put out good vibes when he asked writing partner Brad Tursi, both members of Old Dominion, if he was going to demo a song they wrote called "Save It For A Rainy Day." Ramsey jokingly said, "You want…

Fairchild, Schlapman Win Women In Music City Awards

Posted On September 24, 2015

Little Big Town's Karen Fairchild and Kimberly Schlapman are being honored as Artists of the Year at the Women in Music City Awards. The recognition is given to women who are influential in the Nashville music scene. They'll receive their award tonight at the Omni Nashville Hotel.

Reba To Fill In On “The Talk”

Posted On September 24, 2015

Reba McEntire is filling in on CBS's "The Talk." She'll replace Sharon Osbourne on Monday's episode. McEntire will join hosts Julie Chen, Sara Gilbert, Aisha Tyler and Sheryl Underwood as they interview special guest Chris O'Donnell.

Thomas Rhett Ready To Release “Tangled Up”

Posted On September 24, 2015

Thomas Rhett is ready to release his sophomore album. "Tangled Up" comes out on Friday.  At a release party in Nashville this week, Rhett said the record is 100-percent him. He says while putting it together, he was urged to find songs that moved him and not just songs that would make great singles. Rhett…