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Ronnie Dunn Responds To President’s Statement About Orlando Shooting

Posted On June 14, 2016

Ronnie Dunn is responding to President Obama's call for stricter gun control as a result of the Orlando massacre. Dunn wrote on Facebook, "The worst mass murder in American history attributed to ISIS and Obama steps up to the microphone and implies that it will stop if guns are taken away. So, a law is…

Kacey Musgraves Criticized For Orlando Nightclub Shooting Tweet

Posted On June 14, 2016

Kacey Musgraves is under fire for a tweet about the Orlando nightclub shooting that some say was insensitive. She posted on Sunday, "Crying as I read about Orlando. I can't believe it. I don't understand. And especially at such a happy place!? Feeling sick." She then followed up the tweet with another post that suggested…

Reba McEntire: It Wasn’t My Choice To Take Over My Career As Manager

Posted On June 14, 2016

Reba McEntire says it wasn't her choice to become her own manager. Narvel Blackstock served as her manager since before they were married and when their 26-year relationship ended last year, they planned to keep the roles intact.  But, news about McEntire's split from Starstruck Entertainment broke at the end of March. McEntire told the…

New Music Coming From Kip Moore

Posted On June 14, 2016

New music from Kip Moore is coming. He told CMT, "I've never been this excited about the music that I've been writing as I am right now. I've been holding it really close to me." Moore says he "simply can't wait" for fans to hear what he's been doing.  He adds, however, that when he's…

David Allan Coe Ordered To Pay IRS Nearly $1M

Posted On June 14, 2016

David Allan Coe owes the IRS nearly $1 million. He pleaded guilty to tax evasion yesterday and to failing to pay $466,000 in back taxes, interest and penalties.  Court documents say Coe owed the IRS for outstanding taxes since at least 1993. In addition to the nearly $1 million payment, Coe was also sentenced to three-years probation.