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Natalie Maines Goes On Twitter Rant About President Trump

Posted On April 05, 2017

The ever-outspoken Natalie Maines is asking President Donald Trump to "do right by human beings." In a rant posted to Twitter early yesterday, Maines wrote, "Do you ever feel like you can't escape the person that brings out the worst in you?  @RealDonaldTrump, you're mine, and I hate you for it." In a subsequent string…

More Artists Added To Merle Haggard Tribute Concert

Posted On April 05, 2017

The lineup for the Merle Haggard tribute concert in Nashville continues to grow. Rodney Crowell, Buddy Miller, Jake Owen, Aaron Lewis, Tanya Tucker and Chris Janson have been added to the roster.  The full lineup now includes more than 25 stars. The concert will take place tomorrow at Bridgestone Arena.  The date marks the one-year…

Carrie Underwood Receives International Artist Achievement Award

Posted On April 05, 2017

Carrie Underwood is being honored by the CMA for her work outside the United States. She was given the International Artist Achievement Award, which recognizes outstanding achievement by a U.S.-based artist who contributes to the awareness and development of Country Music outside our borders. Underwood was presented her trophy backstage at the Grand Ole Opry…

Reba McEntire Reveals More Details About TV Show

Posted On April 05, 2017

Reba McEntire is revealing more details about the television series she's working on. The gothic drama is called "Red Blooded."  In it, McEntire plays a small town sheriff whose views are challenged when an FBI agent of Middle Eastern descent arrives to help her solve a crime. McEntire told CMT, "I'm a dark character. I've…

Country Music Hall Of Fame Inductees To Be Announced Today

Posted On April 05, 2017

The Country Music Hall of Fame will reveal its Class of 2017 today. Three artists will be selected to join the illustrious 130 roster, which includes iconic names such as Garth Brooks, Reba McEntire, George Strait and Johnny Cash. The announcement will be made at 9 a.m. ET and will be hosted by 2007 inductee Vince…