Willie Nelson’s Armadillo Finds Its Way Home
Willie Nelson’s Armadillo Finds Its Way Home
/ October 1, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – After a week apart, Willie Nelson and his armadillo have been reunited, and the critter is officially ‘on the road again.’ The band’s unofficial (and dearly loved) mascot was stolen following a Sept. 19 concert, but was finally returned unharmed Friday morning (Sept. 27). The singer made the exciting announcement on Facebook. “Ol’ Dillo…

Top 40 Country Songs – October 2013
Top 40 Country Songs – October 2013
/ October 1, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – Keith Urban has a new song inside the Top 5 of the list of Top 40 country songs for October 2013. It’s the second straight month he’s done that, but he achieved the feat with two different songs. ‘We Were Us,’ Urban’s duet withMiranda Lambert, isn’t No. 1 this month. That honor…

Kimberly Perry of the Band Perry Engaged
Kimberly Perry of the Band Perry Engaged
/ October 1, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – The Band Perry‘s Kimberly Perry is officially engaged to her boyfriend of nearly 20 months. The singer confirmed her long-rumored relationship to Toronto Blue Jays catcher J.P. Arencibia while announcing their engagement on Tuesday (Oct. 1). The proposal was a dream come true — literally — for Perry. After the Blue Jays’…

Keith Urban Presents Navy SEALs With $300,000 Check
Keith Urban Presents Navy SEALs With $300,000 Check
/ October 1, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – Keith Urban‘s hit ‘For You,’ which was written for the film ‘Act of Valor,’ racked up a huge share of artist and publishing royalties for the singer — to the tune of $300,000. But, instead of keeping it for himself, the star has presented the money to the Navy SEAL Foundation. Urban took the…

Man Dancing Wildly at Willie Nelson Concert
Man Dancing Wildly at Willie Nelson Concert
/ September 30, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – One man at a Willie Nelson concert took the expression “dance like no one’s watching” to its limits with a flailing performance that left those at the show amazed and amused. Thankfully, it was captured on video and uploaded to YouTube. This 75-second clip is guaranteed to brighten your day. The prevailing opinion…

Tim McGraw’s ‘Highway Don’t Care’ Video Was Inspired by His Girls
Tim McGraw’s ‘Highway Don’t Care’ Video Was Inspired by His Girls
/ September 30, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) - Tim McGraw‘s ’Highway Don’t Care’ video is partly an exploration of the dangers of texting and driving. The singer reveals that the video treatment is largely a result of his papa bear instincts, inspired by his three girls — one of whom sports a driver’s license and is behind the wheel. “I’m not…

Kelly Clarkson to Help Reveal 2013 American Music Awards Nominees
Kelly Clarkson to Help Reveal 2013 American Music Awards Nominees
/ September 30, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – The countdown the the 2013 American Music Awards has begun, and Kelly Clarkson will have the privilege of announcing the American Music Awards nominees alongside Willi.i.am. The two stars will announce nominees in five categories live on ‘Good Morning America’ on Oct. 10. around 8:30am ET. This marks the first time that the nominations will…

Kid Rock’s Home Intruder Gets Prison Time
Kid Rock’s Home Intruder Gets Prison Time
/ September 27, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – A man who says he was too intoxicated to recall breaking into Kid Rock‘s Michigan property will have at least 46 months to try to remember what he did. That’s how long 42-year-old Brian Keith will serve after a judge went beyond the recommended sentence on Wednesday (Sept. 25). Surveillance photos released by…

Scotty McCreery, Florida Georgia Line Help Provide Clean Water to Children in Need
Scotty McCreery, Florida Georgia Line Help Provide Clean Water to Children in Need
/ September 27, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – Scotty McCreery and Florida Georgia Line recently joined forces with celebs like Scarlett Johansson, President Bill Clinton, Celine Dion, Justin Bieber and Morgan Freeman, but not for entertainment — it was in the name of clean water. The long list of stars used their influence for a really good cause, pushing a project called…

Billy Currington Pleads No Contest, Sentenced on Elderly Abuse Charge
Billy Currington Pleads No Contest, Sentenced on Elderly Abuse Charge
/ September 27, 2013 0 COMMENTS

(Taste of Country) – Billy Currington plead no contest to one charge stemming from an April incident with a tour boat captain near his home in Tybee Island, Ga. Friday’s (Sept. 27) court hearing brings an end to a five-month investigation and court battle over who said what on April 15. The singer was sentenced to five years…