Kid Rock Sends Message to Burglars After Home Invasion: ‘I Would Not Hesitate to Shoot’
Kid Rock Sends Message to Burglars After Home Invasion: ‘I Would Not Hesitate to Shoot’
/ August 5, 2013 0 COMMENTS

On Wednesday (July 31), Kid Rock‘s home in Michigan was burglarized, and the sometimes country singer had no problem publicly dishing out the surveillance photos — and a serious warning to any would-be burglars. Thanks to Rock’s security system, it was relatively easy to see the man, who rammed the driveway gate open with a white…

Sugarland’s Kristian Bush Gets Turned Into a Green Video Game Monster
Sugarland’s Kristian Bush Gets Turned Into a Green Video Game Monster
/ August 5, 2013 1 COMMENTS

Sugarland‘s Kristian Bush can now add a new job title to his resume: video game character creator. Or … something like that. The Grammy-winning singer joined forces with Big Blue Bubble, Inc. to create a new character for My Singing Monsters, the company’s award-winning musical video game. Bush’s character is based on his real-life persona. The…

Country Artists With Alter Egos
Country Artists With Alter Egos
/ August 5, 2013 0 COMMENTS

A number of country music’s biggest stars have taken on new personas to flush out new creative opportunities, and not all of these alter egos were meant as jokes. Sure, one can’t imagine Charles Kelley of Lady Antebellum pursuing a full-time career as Dick Fantastic, but several superstars did just that. Garth Brooks isn’t the only one to…

Kenny won’t tour in 2014
Kenny won’t tour in 2014
/ August 5, 2013 0 COMMENTS

For only the second time since 2001,Kenny Chesney plans to take a summer off the road, namely next summer, as in 2014. Kenny says he wants to put the music first. “I love touring more than anyone in the world,” Kenny tells The Hollywood Reporter. “I love the band, the crew, the whole team—and it’s weird to not be looking at…

Kenny Chesney ‘Shocked’ by Riley Cooper Racial Slur Video
Kenny Chesney ‘Shocked’ by Riley Cooper Racial Slur Video
/ August 2, 2013 2 COMMENTS

Kenny Chesney has reacted to a video showing Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper making threats and using a racial slur at the country singer’s June 9 concert. Chesney says he was shocked by the video, which recently surfaced on YouTube. In a lengthy statement, the star goes on to admonish Cooper’s use of the N-word. “I…

Shania Twain Will Still Be the One With Las Vegas Return
Shania Twain Will Still Be the One With Las Vegas Return
/ August 2, 2013 0 COMMENTS

Shania Twain will light up the the Colosseum’s stage at Caesars Palace again soon, showing everyone that she’s still the one. This October, her award-winning show ‘Shania: Still the One’ will have clamoring to see what the singer calls a “dream performance scenario. ” After a four-month break, the Queen of Country Pop is gearing up…

Martina McBride Is Getting a Namesake
Martina McBride Is Getting a Namesake
/ August 2, 2013 57 COMMENTS

Martina McBride and Train frontman Pat Monahan gave two newlyweds the gift of a lifetime, performing ‘Marry Me’ during their onstage wedding at the 2012 ACM Awards. Now, that lucky couple — Frank Tucci and Christina Davidson — are giving a huge gift to McBride: a namesake. The bride and groom are expecting a baby girl, and they’re…

Gill, Franklin Salute Bakersfield Sound
Gill, Franklin Salute Bakersfield Sound
/ July 30, 2013 5 COMMENTS

For those dismayed by contemporary country music’s lack of steel guitar and shuffle rhythms, “Bakersfield” is your antidote. With Vince Gill no longer competing for top radio hits, he turns his attention to one of the bedrock styles of the traditional American music that he loves. Recruiting Paul Franklin — by far the most recorded…

Kimberly Perry, Next ‘American Idol’ Judge?
Kimberly Perry, Next ‘American Idol’ Judge?
/ July 30, 2013 0 COMMENTS

When the Band Perry sang ‘Done’ with former ‘American Idol’ contestant Janelle Arthur, fans were really excited to see the hot country trio perform — but, were the show’s executives keeping an eye on trio member Kimberly Perry as a possible ‘Idol’ judge? With the recent surprising announcement of a huge upheaval in the judging roster, everyone’s wondering who will…

Garth Brooks Becomes a Grandfather
Garth Brooks Becomes a Grandfather
/ July 29, 2013 0 COMMENTS

“Grandpa Garth” has a nice sound to it! Give it a few years, but that’s what the Garth Brooks‘ new granddaughter may be calling him. The singer became a first-time grandfather this week, as his middle daughter, August Anna Brooks, gave birth to a baby girl. Facebook photos indicate that the 19-year-old gave birth to baby…