Tickets sold so well Friday for Garth'sJacksonville, FL shows he added three more. I also hear we may never see a fan video of him performing 'People Loving People' as his management team takes them down as fast as they're put up.
We can expect some big news from Kenny Chesney tomorrow as a countdown's started on his website with a post reading, "be ready on September 16th."
This weekend I sent you Blake Shelton's new romantic duet with Barbra Streisand for her duets album 'Partners' out Thursday.
To try and eliminate scalping, Eric Church uses paperless tickets, which require a photo ID and the purchasing credit card to get in. He only allows eight tickets per household per show as well and says, "if you're a ticket scalper, don't even mess with us."
Tomorrow Tim McGraw performs on Good Morning America as he has a new album in stores then.
Miranda Lambert's MuttNation Foundation just broke ground on the five-acre Redemption Ranch; a no kill shelter in Tishomingo,Oklahoma. They hope to open in October. They have a pink entry, pink animal cells and pink rocking chairs for visitors.
Kenny Chesney's addicted to playing NCAA Football on his Playstation and its part of his daily ritual that includes working out and a breakfast of five egg whites plus one egg with peppers.
Tickets for Garth's Jacksonville, Florida concert go on sale this morning with an 8-ticket limit.
Saturday night, Little Big Town and Kenny Rogers perform on the PBS special, Star-Spangled Spectacular.
Saturday, Willie Nelson and friends are in Raleigh, North Carolina for Farm Aid and it'll be live on farmaid.org.
Kenny Chesney just had his 25th No.1 with 'American Kids.' I also hear the Flora-Bama concert may become a yearly thing as his favorite shows are when he can smell the ocean. He was up at 5:30 AM on his hotel balcony watching fans arrive by boat.
The Band Perry's hired Kimberly's husband, baseball player J.P. Arencibia to be a roadie.
Baseball season's over soon so they'll get to be together a lot more.
Tyler and Brian from Florida Georgia Line have been building houses for families thru Habitat for Humanity. They say it's like Garth's song, 'people helping people is what it's all about.'
Lady Antebellum's Heartland Home Collection of bed and bath linens will debut later this month during New York's home fashion week.
Happy birthday to the guy who has a line from the Beatles song, 'Blackbird' tattooed on his right arm; Lady A's Charles Kelley is 33 today.
In each city where his tour stops, Garth'sTeammates for Kids will host a camp for underprivileged children. The first one was nearChicago at a high school and the kids did basketball drills, got hands-on training from athletes and Garth even answered their questions. When he was five, his dad taught him about hard work and good sportsmanship and Garth's message to the kids was 'be on a team, because teamwork is best.'
Jason Aldean says his CMA snub was "obviously disappointing and frustrating." He's also surprised Florida Georgia Line and Luke Bryan's, 'This Is How We Roll,' one of the biggest songs of the year, didn't even get a nod. As for Jason, he has a fan in Garth who says, "the kid's a good talent and I'd like to see some new music from him."
Luke Bryan's on The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon.
After recently opening for Luke Bryan, a concertgoer told Lee Brice his performance was terrible to which he replied, "I do the best I can; give me your address and I'll send your money back."
Kenny Chesney's added a 64-page magazine for The Big Revival out Sept. 23 but that special edition will only be at Walmart and you can pre-order it now on their website.
Miranda Lambert's B & B, The Ladysmith, inTishomingo, OK is now open. Room packages include roses, monogrammed robes, therapeutic massage with hot stones and hand-crafted chocolates. At check-in, you get warm chocolate chip cookies and you'll also get a homemade hot breakfast every morning.
Today, Blake Shelton's on The Ellen DeGeneres Show.
Jake Owen reveals he's a health nut who recently did a 10-day fast only drinking a concoction of water, lemon juice, cayenne pepper and maple syrup.
The CCMA's were last night and I understand the Fans Choice went to Johnny Reid who wasn't there and that ticked a few people off. Single went to Gord Bamford's 'When Your Lips Are So Close' he also got Male Artist. Album of the Year was Crop Circles – Dean Brody. Female ArtistJess Moskaluke Rising Star was Tim Hicks and Group or Duo were Small Town Pistols.
Yesterday Garth unveiled GhostTunes, his own digital music store and right now for what he's calling the stupid price of $29.99 you can own his entire catalog plus videos and pre-order his 2014 and 2015 album. Last night in Chicago he opened his 'Wheelchair and Walker Tour,' and played for 2 ½ hours.
I also found out Garth won't announce future dates until 6 weeks out so we'll never get a complete schedule ahead of time.
Tickets go on sale tomorrow at ticketmaster for the CMA Awards; they start at $110.
Sunday night in Edmonton, Little Big Town andDierks Bentley perform on the Canadian Country Music Awards. Also on the show, Paul Brandt, Dean Brody, Terri Clark, George Canyon, Autumn Hill, Gord Bamford, Tim Hicks, Kira Isabella, Brett Kissel, Dallas Smith, The Road Hammers and more.
Fox is using Carrie Underwood's 'Two Black Cadillac's,' as the title for a new six-hour limited event TV series that she'll executive produce.
Miranda Lambert leads the CMA nominations with nine but there's someone who's not too happy with the CMA and that's Jason Aldean'sdad, Barry Williams. He's upset his son was left off the list and writes, "we have a country artist who's had at least a dozen number ones, is the most downloaded country artist of all time, consistently sells out stadiums, has broken attendance records set by GeorgeStrait, Kenny Chesney and Paul McCartney. I don't want this to sound like sour grapes but the stats should speak for themselves."
Garth has a press conference today at Allstate Arena outside Chicago where he opens his first tour stop tonight. His next date's Jacksonville,FL, October 10-12. Tickets go on sale Sept. 12 with the new 8-ticket limit.
Looks like Carrie Underwood was having a pregnancy craving as she was just seen at Whole Foods in Nashville getting Ben & Jerry's vanilla ice cream.
Hunter Hayes performs on Jimmy Kimmel Live tonight.
I just heard Garth's new single, 'People Loving People.' It's a feel good tune and the chorus says 'people loving people is the enemy of everything that's evil.' It's on his new album out this fall.
Right now, Garth and Trisha are living in a 1,200 sq ft double wide as the house they're building is running behind schedule. It's on land in Nashville Garth's owned for years. Trisha says they love their cozy trailer and she adds it's actually nicer than her first house.
The menu of Toby Keith's new, Big Dog Daddy'sIcehouse includes fried bologna sandwiches, Frito Chili Pies and a sandwich made of jalapeño Spam on Texas Toast.
The Voice starts up again September 22 withBlake Shelton, he also has an album out on the 30th and upcoming tour dates so Blake says the only bad thing is he'll miss a good part of the hunting season. You can see Blake on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon this evening.
I hear Miranda Lambert's given up alcohol and now people are saying she must be pregnant.
I reported in January that Carrie Underwoodand Mike hoped to become parents this year. She's pregnant and put a photo up yesterday of their dogs wearing 'big brother,' and 'big sister' t-shirts. She's due next spring. As for names, Mike's thinking about Fly, so the baby'd be Fly Fisher.
Blake and Miranda have turned down a million dollar weekend gig in Vegas at Caesar's Palace. They countered with $1.25 million but Caesar's said no.
Kenny Chesney had a 2-hour free show at the U of Georgia Saturday night for CMT's new 'Instant Jam' series debuting Sept. 27. Posters were put around town Saturday morning telling people to go to a sorority house where 500 wristbands were given away in just eight minutes.
Jason Aldean's new album 'Old Boots, New Dirt,' can now be pre-ordered at iTunes; it's out October 7. Tonight on-line at BuzzFeed he'll revealed details about it.
In Indiana last weekend, Luke Bryan had his 3rdfall off-stage this year.
Tomorrow Little Big Town and Darius Ruckerare on Good Morning America to reveal the nominees for the CMA Awards. Darius will also perform.