‘Duck Dynasty’ Family Happy and ‘Ready to Move On’ Following Controversy
‘Duck Dynasty’ Family Happy and ‘Ready to Move On’ Following Controversy
/ January 3, 2014 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – After a highly publicized controversy centered around A&E’s hit show ‘Duck Dynasty,’ the starring and well-loved Robertson family is ready for a fresh start in 2014. The father of the family — Phil Robertson — was suspended from the show after making controversial remarks about homosexuals and African-Americans in GQ magazine, but was reinstated by…

Kacey Musgraves Dishes on Her Family’s Christmas Scavenger Hunt
Kacey Musgraves Dishes on Her Family’s Christmas Scavenger Hunt
/ December 26, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) - Kacey Musgraves may be forging her own path in country music as the CMA New Artist of the Year, but when it comes to the holidays, she’s all about tradition. And one of her favorites revolves around someone very special — her grandfather. Every year, the ‘Follow Your Arrow’ singer follows a scavenger hunt…

New ‘Duck Dynasty’ Episodes Will Include Phil Robertson
New ‘Duck Dynasty’ Episodes Will Include Phil Robertson
/ December 26, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – When new episodes of A&E’s ‘Duck Dynasty’ begin airing in January, the suspended Phil Robertson will be right there alongside his family. But that doesn’t mean that the current controversy – in which Robertson was suspended for anti-gay and offensive racial comments in a GQ article — has been resolved. Nine of the 10 new episodes of…

George Strait Recalls His Fondest Boyhood Christmas Memories
George Strait Recalls His Fondest Boyhood Christmas Memories
/ December 26, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – Entertainer of the Year and music icon George Strait has lots of Christmas memories tucked away, as he’s experienced six decades of holidays at 61, but his fondest might be from his boyhood years. Shockingly, none of them involve singing! “At Christmas time, we always kind of got together at my grandparents and…

‘Duck Dynasty’ Star Phil Robertson Sparks Controversy With Remarks on Gays
‘Duck Dynasty’ Star Phil Robertson Sparks Controversy With Remarks on Gays
/ December 18, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – Phil Robertson — 67-year-old patriarch of the Duck Commander empire and star of A&E’s ‘Duck Dynasty’ — held nothing back in talking about what he calls the illogical sin of homosexuality. Fans of the show know that the Robertsons are conservative Christians, but no one from the family has addressed specific…

Florida Georgia Line’s Brian Kelley Gets Married
Florida Georgia Line’s Brian Kelley Gets Married
/ December 18, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – Brian Kelley of hot duo Florida Georgia Line married his girlfriend of seven months on Monday afternoon (Dec. 16) in Nashville. The singer had known 23-year-old Brittney Marie Cole for over three years, and once they started dating earlier in 2013, both said they “just knew.” People reports that the wedding took place at…

Ray Price Dead at 87
Ray Price Dead at 87
/ December 18, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – Country Music Hall of Famer Ray Price has died. The singer succumbed to complications from pancreatic cancer at his home in Mt. Pleasant, Texas on Monday (Dec. 16), four days after issuing a goodbye letter to his fans and entering home hospice. Price’s 65-year career created a catalog of well-known, award-winning hits, but he’s also remembered as…

Luke Bryan Gets Emotional Remembering His Siblings in ‘Drink a Beer’ Video
Luke Bryan Gets Emotional Remembering His Siblings in ‘Drink a Beer’ Video
/ December 16, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) - Luke Bryan‘s ‘Drink a Beer’ video is a simple, solid and heartfelt tribute to his late siblings. The music video is the footage and performance from Bryan’s 2013 CMA Awards performance, where he raised a beer to his brother Chris and sister Kelly, whom he lost in 1996 and 2007, respectively. The star’s…

Zac Brown Is Ready to Go Under the Knife
Zac Brown Is Ready to Go Under the Knife
/ December 16, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) - Zac Brown Band frontman Zac Brown will soon be a father of five, with his first boy due spring 2014. After that, he’ll be suiting up in a hospital gown to … well, keep his number of offspring at five. Along with being in a successful band and having four daughters — Justice,…

Ray Price Not Dead, But ‘Fading Rapidly’
Ray Price Not Dead, But ‘Fading Rapidly’
/ December 16, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – Reports of Country Music Hall of Famer Ray Price‘s death are premature, as the singer’s wife shared that he is “still with us” in a message posted a few minutes after 4PM CT on Sunday (Dec. 15). “At this time our lovable Ray Price is still with us. When it is the…