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ESPN to Drop Hank Williams Jr. Theme Amid Pandemic

ESPN to Drop Hank Williams Jr. Theme Amid Pandemic

Monday Night Football is set to get a little less rowdy. According to Sports Business Daily, ESPN, host of the event’s programming, and top executives decided to replace the song due to COVID-19, because the song “will not resonate for games that will be contested in mainly empty stadiums.” The network will replace the theme,…Read more…

Sam Hunt: Hannah ‘Keeps Me Honest’ When Making Music

Sam Hunt: Hannah ‘Keeps Me Honest’ When Making Music

When it comes to working on music in quarantine, Sam Hunt told People recently he wants the stamp of approval from his better half, Hannah, before anyone else. “I run everything by her and make sure to get her sign-off,” Hunt said. “I’m not sure that I’m honest to the point that I need to…Read more…

Jason Aldean Announces Backyard Beach Concert

Jason Aldean Announces Backyard Beach Concert

Jason Aldean announced Monday he’ll be headlining Corona’s Backyard Beach concert Friday Aug. 28, with featured acts Maddie & Tae and Brett Young. “This summer has been a lot different for all of us with more time at home but I wanted to perform for my fans no matter where we all are,” Aldean said…Read more…

Rascal Flatts Reality Show Coming to Netflix in August

Rascal Flatts Reality Show Coming to Netflix in August

Rascal Flatts’ bassist Jay DeMarcus revealed Wednesday via Instagram he and his family will be a part of a new Netflix reality show debuting August 19, Demarcus Family Rules. “Well y’all, we’ve got some big news. We have a new show on @Netflix!” DeMarcus wrote in the video’s caption. “#DeMarcusFamilyRules premieres Wednesday, August 19 and…Read more…

Garth Brooks: ‘FUN’ is Done, 14th Album Announced

Garth Brooks: ‘FUN’ is Done, 14th Album Announced

Garth Brooks said he’s done with FUN – and no, that doesn’t include anything from Spongebob. The country superstar announced the incoming 14th studio album during Monday’s episode of Inside Studio G, saying, “it’s coming. FUN is done[…]we’re waiting for the right time for us to get to enjoy it and have fun with it.” Brooks added…Read more…

New Music From Tim McGraw Set To Release In August

New Music From Tim McGraw Set To Release In August

Tim McGraw’s last solo album was “Damn Country Music” in 2015. His next album entitled “Here on Earth” is scheduled to release on August 21st of this year. You’ll hear his current single “I Called Mama” and many more (fifteen more!) on his upcoming album. McGraw announced on Facebook that another single from the album was available…Read more…

Country Music Hall of Famer Charlie Daniels Dies At 83

Country Music Hall of Famer Charlie Daniels Dies At 83

The country music world suffered a huge loss Monday, as country hall of famer Charlie Daniels died Monday due to complications from a hemorrhagic stroke. Largely known for his former Billboard number one hit, “The Devil Went Down To Georgia,” the fiddler was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2016, the Musicians Hall of Fame…Read more…

Kacey Musgraves & Husband Ruston Kelley Announce Split

Kacey Musgraves & Husband Ruston Kelley Announce Split

After two-and-a-half years of marriage, Kacey Musgraves and Ruston Kelley announced Friday a decision to split up. According to People, the two said in a joint statement they still love each other, but their marriage “just didn’t work.” “These kinds of announcements are always met with scrutiny and speculation and we want to stop that…Read more…