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  • Couple to Get Married on Stage as Martina McBride Performs at ACM Awards

    Couple to Get Married on Stage as Martina McBride Performs at ACM Awards

    Martina McBride will double as a wedding singer for her performance of “Marry Me” with Train front man Pat Monahan on this Sunday’s ACM Awards.  New Jersey couple Christina Davidson and Frank Tucci will actually tie the knot onstage while Martina and Pat sing the new single. Christina and Frank first met a support group for widows and widowers Christina started in their hometown.  They bonded over the challenges of single parenthood and keeping their spouses’ memories alive.  That bond eventually turned into love and will be celebrated on the ACM Awards, airing live on CBS Sunday night at 8:00 […]

  • First Lady Michelle Obama to Present Award to Taylor Swift at Kids’ Choice Awards

    First Lady Michelle Obama to Present Award to Taylor Swift at Kids’ Choice Awards

    First lady Michelle Obama will present Taylor Swift with this year’s The Big Help Award at the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards this Saturday night.  The honor recognizes Taylor’s charitable work on behalf of tornado and flood victims, including her 2011 Speak Now…Help Now concert that raised $750,000 for tornado relief in the southeast. Mrs. Obama received The Big Help Award in 2010 for her work championing kids’ health through the Let’s Move! campaign. Will Smith hosts the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards, airing live from Los Angeles this Saturday night. Copyright 2012 ABC News Radio

  • Justin Moore Reveals the Hazards of Tweeting as a Country Star

    Justin Moore Reveals the Hazards of Tweeting as a Country Star

    Justin Moore isn’t afraid to speak his mind on Twitter, just like his pal Blake Shelton. That openness with fans is often misinterpreted, though. When it comes to tweeting as a country music celebrity like Blake, Justin says, “We’re just still ourselves and we don’t realize sometimes that as soon as you put something out there on a public forum it can be interpreted a thousand different ways.” He adds, “It’s kinda hard getting used to people ‘knowing’ you and caring what you have to say.” One thing Justin doesn’t mind talking about on Twitter is his latest single, “‘Til […]

  • Scotty McCreery to Perform New Single, "Water Tower Town," on "American Idol" Thursday

    Scotty McCreery to Perform New Single, "Water Tower Town," on "American Idol" Thursday

    Scotty McCreery returns to the show that made him famous this Thursday night.  The reigning American Idol champ is set to perform his new single, “Water Tower Town,” on this week’s results show. In addition to offering words of advice and encouragement to this season’s contestants, Scotty is excited to share the new song, which reminds him of his North Carolina hometown. “It reminds me of Garner, which has a big water tower right across from the baseball fields where I grew up playing ball,” Scotty explains.  He also identifies with the lines in the song about Friday night football […]

  • Kenny Chesney Super-Fans to Be Featured During His New Summer Tour

    Kenny Chesney Super-Fans to Be Featured During His New Summer Tour

    Production for Kenny Chesney and Tim McGraw‘s Brothers of the Sun tour is in full swing, and Kenny’s fan club members have gotten in on the act. Those Kenny super-fans were asked to send in videos of themselves out having fun with their friends. Select fan footage will be shown on the big video screens as Kenny performs his hit “Out Last Night” on the tour this summer. The trek kicks off June 2 in Tampa, FL with special guests Jake Owen and Grace Potter & The Nocturnals. Copyright 2012 ABC News Radio

  • Kix Brooks Shoots Video for "New to This Town"

    Kix Brooks Shoots Video for "New to This Town"

    Kix Brooks has been sidelined by a bleeding vocal cord in the past few days, but that doesn’t mean he can’t lip-synch. He’s shooting the video for his new single “New to This Town” this week and posted a picture of the shoot on Twitter. The scene in the phooto is set up at a New Year’s party complete with balloons and a live band. Based on the lyrics of the song, we’re guessing Kix’s character won’t be enjoying the party. “New to This Town” is the lead single from Kix’s solo album, due out later this year. Copyright 2012 […]

  • Darius Rucker to Host ACM Lifting Lives Celebrity Golf Classic in Vegas Saturday

    Darius Rucker to Host ACM Lifting Lives Celebrity Golf Classic in Vegas Saturday

    Darius Rucker will take to the links for a good cause this weekend in Las Vegas. He’s signed on to host the 2012 ACM Lifting Lives Celebrity Golf Classic this Saturday at TPC Las Vegas to raise funds for the Diane Holcomb Emergency Relief Fund, which helps music industry professionals quietly in times of crisis. The golf tournament will be played by country stars, record label executives and other members of the country music community. Darius is also slated to sing “Stuck on You” at next Monday night’s ACM Presents: Lionel Richie and Friends — In Concert taping. That special […]