gets a big honor tonight - the Career Achievement Award at the Country Radio Hall of Fame ceremony in Nashville.
George turns 61 May 18 and he’s hoping his new single, ‘Give It All We Got Tonight’ will become the 60th #1 of his career while he’s still 60.
George Strait Gets Big Honor Tonight in Music City
Kenny Chesney Worth 19 Million
Billboard’s ‘Top 40 Money Makers’ list is out and Kenny Chesney
was the top country star and 5th
on the list making just over $19 million in 2012. Tim McGraw
, Jason Aldean
, Lady A
and Brad Paisley
all beat Taylor Swift
who came in at #16.
Trisha Yearwood Stars Season 3 of Cooking Show
Not only is Trisha Yearwood working on a new book and new music, she’s gearing up for season three of her Food Network show. As for her husband, Garth loves to cook and his latest creation is a taco pizza. He uses salsa for the red sauce, adds refried beans and shredded cheese on a crust then cooks that. After it’s done he tops it with lettuce, tomatoes and sour cream.
Mindy McCready Funeral Today
I hear Mindy McCready's private funeral is today at Crossroads Church in Fort Myers, Florida. Early next month there will be a memorial service for her in Nashville.
Martina May Have Lost Record Label
Finally – rumor has it Martina may have parted ways with her label of two years, Republic. She’s still listed on their roster but friends in the business say she no longer has a record deal. Martina's last #1 was 'Blessed' in 2001.