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Kenny Chesney To Perform At Macy’s Fourth Of July Fireworks Spectacular

Posted On June 17, 2016

Kenny Chesney is among the artists headlining Macy's 40th annual Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular. Pop singer Meghan Trainor and Australian boy band 5 Seconds of Summer will also perform.  They'll help celebrate the nation's 240th birthday during the two-hour live NBC telecast. The evening will also feature a 25-minute synchronized fireworks display choreographed to…

Pardi Says Fans Will See A Difference In Album That Drops Today

Posted On June 17, 2016

Jon Pardi says his sophomore album is more mature than his debut album was. Pardi releases his new album, "California Sunrise," today. "It's going to show me a more experienced, mature artist. It's a little bit more thought out. There's a lot more outside cuts. Nashville songwriters stepped in," Pardi says. The sophomore album features…

Urban Says Having Someone Call Him Dad Is Amazing

Posted On June 17, 2016

Keith Urban says it was amazing to be called dad for the first time. Urban and wife Nicole Kidman have two daughters, Sunday Rose and Faith Margaret. He says the day Sunday called him dad for the first time was such a moment for him. "I'm like 'Oh my gosh, I'm her dad!' That's amazing.…

Farr Remembers When His Dad Tricked Him Into Playing At His Restaurant

Posted On June 17, 2016

Tyler Farr's father had several businesses and always kept busy when he was growing up in Missouri. Farr's father managed a family-owned restaurant in Sedalia, Missouri where the singer grew up. "He's owned a Mexican restaurant - a family-owned restaurant - for 20 years that my grandma started 20 years ago," Farr says. Once Farr…

Country Artists Raising Money For OrlandoOne Fund

Posted On June 16, 2016

Florida native Michael Ray is taking part in a concert to raise funds for the victims of the Orlando nightclub massacre. Tyler Farr, Jerrod Niemann, Maddie & Tae and Canaan Smith will also perform. "Orlando's Night of Healing and Country Music" will take place at CFE Arena on June 21st. Proceeds will benefit the OrlandoOne…