It was announced earlier today that Brad Paisley is one of the 2015 YouTube Music Awards winners along with 49 others from all genres of music. Others being recognized are Beyoncé, Ed Sheeran, Katy Perry, Lady Gaga, Meghan Trainor, Sam Smith, T… Continue Reading →
Whether he is in the studio, on stage or sitting on the bus writing a song, Hunter Hayes is always creating. His music is filled with sharp observations and introspection that resonate with listeners across the globe, but Hayes has also cultivated an i… Continue Reading →
ACM “Vocal Group Of The Year” nominees Rascal Flatts kicked off the opening weekend of their “Rascal Flatts Vegas Riot!” on Wed., Feb. 25, the first-ever country residency at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. The live shows saw the group connecting with fans on a more personal level at The Joint’s intimate 4,000 seat setting and critics enjoying the residency’s launch.
“A custom-built show that highlights the group’s hits and harmonies.” – Rolling Stone
“High-energy slate of hits…” – Las Vegas Sun
“The Hard Rock stint is a tune-up for a big summer tour, giving fans an early listen to a new approach that brings the old hits into line with the punchier, more rocking sound of their newest album, “Rewind.” – Las Vegas Review Journal
“With 20 solid hits presented in the tight time frame, there is little leeway for talking between songs, but the pacing never feels rushed in a set designed to offer maximum crowd pleasing and minimum chatter.” – Country Weekly
Rounding out the residency’s second weekend, Rascal Flatts will sing the national anthem at the NASCAR race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Sun., March 8. The trio will perform for more than 100,000 race fans to kick-start Nevada’s largest sports event as the U.S. Thunderbirds fly in above.
Currently nominated for ACM’s “Vocal Group Of The Year” Rascal Flatts (Gary LeVox, Jay DeMarcus and Joe Don Rooney) have earned over 40 trophies from the ACAs, ACMs, AMAs, CMAs, People’s Choice Awards and more making them the most awarded country group of the past decade. To date the trio have scored 15 No. One songs, sold over 22.8 million albums, over 29 million digital downloads, and their current ninth studio album REWIND (Big Machine Records) debuted at #1 on the Billboard Country Albums chart. Their current single “Riot,” taken from the album, is impacting radio now. As one of the hottest-selling acts on tour in any genre, they’ve sold over 7 million concert tickets and 2015 will also see the group undertaking their headlining RIOT TOUR 2015 beginning May 29 and continuing across the country throughout the summer. For the latest updates, visit www.rascalflatts.com. Continue Reading →
All right, it’s still freezing all around the country, so I’m sticking with homemade soup a little while longer because that’s what we want in this weather, right?? Every cook has a broccoli cheese soup recipe — it’s kinda like chili — it’s personal. But here’s a not so typical broccoli cheese soup option with [...] Continue Reading →
Eric Church made it two weeks at No. 1 with “Talladega” on this week’s Top 20 Country Countdown. Carrie Underwood and Blake Shelton with Ashley Monroe once more rounded out the Top 3, with Katie Armiger returning to the countdown with “One Night Between Friends” coming in at No. 19. Plus, host Nan Kelley chatted with Rascal Flatts about their upcoming Vegas [...] Continue Reading →
Barns aren’t just for livestock these days. Barnwood is becoming increasingly popular in home décor, giving any room or space a rustic, cozy vibe. Here are five ways to bring barnwood into your home. Headboard. An easy way to change up a bedroom is to swap out the bed’s headboard with re-claimed barnwood, which adds character [...] Continue Reading →
When you are country music royalty, you travel like country music royalty. Johnny Cash’s tour bus, known as “J.C. Unit One,” is on display at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland, Ohio. Assistant Curator Meredith Rutledge gave Great American Country’s Celebrity Motor Homes an inside look at one of the most luxurious [...] Continue Reading →
“Outdoorsy” probably isn’t the first thing that comes to mind when you think of most celebrities. Between recording albums, starring in films and strutting down the red carpet in designer clothes, it seems like their lives are nothing but glitz and glamour. But even the biggest stars like to leave the bright lights of Hollywood [...] Continue Reading →
Viewers can help build this year’s DIY Network Blog Cabin from the inside out! The Blog Cabin People’s Choice is a unique multimedia experience based on the simple idea of “You Design It, We Build It, You Could Win It!” Viewers go online to vote on design features for a vacation getaway located in Coeur [...] Continue Reading →
There was a new No. 1 on this week’s Top 20 Country Countdown! Eric Church topped the charts with “Talladega,” while Carrie Underwood held strong at No. 2 with “Something In The Water.” After two straight weeks at No. 1, Blake Shelton and Ashley Monroe dropped to No. 3 with “Lonely Tonight.” Underwood’s new video, “Little Toy [...] Continue Reading →