• Taylor Swift Joining "The Voice" as Season Seven Mentor

    Taylor Swift Joining "The Voice" as Season Seven Mentor

    Get ready to see a lot of Taylor Swift on your TV this season.  The singer has joined The Voice as a mentor for all four teams, US Weekly reports. Taylor will be working with the show in the same way that Coldplay’s Chris Martin did last season: she’ll advise the contestants on the teams of veteran coaches Adam Levine and Blake Shelton, as well as new coaches Gwen Stefani and Pharrell Williams. As previously reported, each team will also have its own advisor: Stevie Wonder will work with Adam, while Alicia Keys joins Pharrell. Gwen’s husband, rocker Gavin Rossdale,… Read more

  • Taylor Swift Loves Blake Shelton's Pizza Hut Spots

    Taylor Swift Loves Blake Shelton's Pizza Hut Spots

    Taylor Swift is apparently a fan of Blake Shelton‘s Pizza Hut commercials. “I saw Taylor Swift this week,” Blake tells Rolling Stone Country. “She said, ‘You’re so funny in those Pizza Hut commercials!’ And I said, ‘Yeah, Taylor. That was my goal all along as a kid: to make it to this level in country music so I could sell the most amount of pizzas possible… reach the biggest audience of pizzas that I possibly can,” he jokes. Next up, Blake returns to his regular TV gig when the new season of The Voice starts September 22. The avid sportsman’s… Read more

  • Country Stars Take Center Stage on MDA Show of Strength

    Country Stars Take Center Stage on MDA Show of Strength

    Rascal Flatts, Brad Paisley, LeAnn Rimes, Sara Evans and Nashville‘s Charles Esten all take center stage on this weekend’s MDA Show of Strength Telethon. Rascal Flatts’ performance of “I Wish” and Sara’s “A Little Bit Stronger” were both taped on the Grand Ole Opry stage.  The traditional Labor Day weekend special raises money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association. You can catch this year’s two-hour version this Sunday at 9 p.m. ET on ABC.  Follow –ABCNewsRadio Copyright 2014 ABC News Radio

  • Lee Ann Womack and John Legend Team Up for CMT Crossroads

    Lee Ann Womack and John Legend Team Up for CMT Crossroads

    Lee Ann Womack teams up with John Legend for CMT’s next episode of Crossroads. The pair will sing alternate versions of each other’s hits and duet on others, in a taping outside Nashville in Franklin, Tennessee before the special  premieres in September. Legend won the 2005 Best New Artist Grammy and performed his most recent smash hit “All of Me” at June’s CMT Awards with Jennifer Nettles and Hunter Hayes. Lee Ann’s latest single is the title track from her new album The Way I’m Livin’, her first in almost six years. Fans can enter CMT’s Destination Crossroads sweepstakes to… Read more

  • Jason Aldean Rolls Out Steamy Clip for "Burnin' It Down"

    Jason Aldean Rolls Out Steamy Clip for "Burnin' It Down"

    You can check out Jason Aldean‘s steamy new video for “Burnin’ It Down” on E!’s Music Channel.  The sexy clip, shot in Nashville earlier this month, features a scantily-clad brunette seducing a guitar player at home, while Jason and his band perform the song amid a pyro-laced backdrop. Florida Georgia Line‘s Tyler Hubbard and Brian Kelley are two of the song’s co-writers. It’s the first single from Jason’s sixth studio album, titled Old Boots. It’s due October 7, before Jason wraps his tour in Texas on October 25. Follow –ABCNewsRadio Copyright 2014 ABC News Radio

  • Brad Paisley Calls Out E! News over Taylor Swift Headline

    Brad Paisley Calls Out E! News over Taylor Swift Headline

    Brad Paisley is apparently not too happy with E! News. In response to E!’s online article titled “Taylor Swift’s ‘Becoming More of a Product’ as a Pop Music Singer, Says Brad Paisley,” the singer tweeted, “Bulls**t headline, E. Nice interview. Go taylor.” Though the headline seems to indicate that Brad has some problem with Taylor’s acknowledgement that her forthcoming album 1989 will be her first full-blown pop effort, the article itself points out that she and Brad are longtime friends.  He goes on to call the crossover “admirable” and to say she “has the vision for who she wants to… Read more

  • Toby Keith Opens "Big Dog Daddy's" in Time for First OU Game

    Toby Keith Opens "Big Dog Daddy's" in Time for First OU Game

    Though his name is already over the door in at least sixteen locations of I Love This Bar & Grill, Toby Keith can now count one more restaurant as part of his empire. This week, Big Dog Daddy’s Ice House opened in Norman, Oklahoma, achieving its goal to be ready for this year’s first University of Oklahoma home football game on Saturday. Big Dog Daddy’s is a “casual, college bar setup” with an “old classic Texas Ice House feel,” according to The Norman Transcript. Toby’s partners in the venture are the Hal Smith Restaurant Group, who also run the Oklahoma… Read more

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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