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Blake Shelton Reprising Role In NASCAR Opening Theme

Posted On June 28, 2017

Blake Shelton is reprising his role in the opening theme for NBC's NASCAR coverage. This will be the third consecutive year for the partnership. The new opening clip will premiere on July 1st during the network's coverage of the Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway. Shelton was recruited as the inaugural theme performer by…

Garth Brooks To Release Live Album

Posted On June 28, 2017

Garth Brooks is working on a new live album. "The Daily Advertiser" reports, during Sunday's concert at Louisiana's Cajundome, he told the crowd that at least parts of the show were being recorded for the project. Other details remain unknown, including a release date or whether Brooks will record for the live album his two…

Kip Moore Giving Back To Military Members And Their Families

Posted On June 28, 2017

Kip Moore is teaming up with Country Inn and Suites to give back to military members and their families. The "Military 1st" initiative grants discounted rates and other special perks to active service men and women, veterans and their families at the company's hotels throughout North America. Moore says, "They're making the ultimate sacrifice for…

Heal The Music Day To Benefit Music Health Alliance

Posted On June 28, 2017

Some of country music's biggest names are joining forces for Heal the Music Day. Dozens of performing artists and Nashville businesses have committed to donating a percentage of their revenues on October 20th to the non-profit Music Health Alliance. Organizers say the goal of Heal the Music Day is to raise awareness and support for…

Rory Feek Sets Return To Stage

Posted On June 28, 2017

Rory Feek is returning to the stage for the first time since his wife died from cancer. Joey Feek passed away in March 2016. Rory announced yesterday that he'll donate all of the proceeds from his two solo shows on September 8th and September 9th at the concert hall on his property in Tennessee to…