Yesterday Jake Owen had surgery on a couple fingers on his right hand. He tweeted, “since I play guitar for a living I need to get this done.” He will not be canceling any upcoming shows.
Randy Travis Remains Critical
Randy Travis remains in critical condition in a Dallas hospital. He did not have heart surgery but he had a tiny pump inserted through the groin that temporarily helps patients tolerate certain procedures by pumping the heart. I also found out Randy’s brother had a heart attack last year and his mother died young due to heart problems. Doctors say there's a good chance he'll survive but there will be permanent damage to his heart.
Miranda Lambert Has Heart For Animals
Miranda Lambert was just in Atlantic City and heard about the Popcorn Park Zoo who help neglected and abused animals. Miranda gave them $5,000 and said she’d try to help more in the future as well.
Dierks Bentley Plays Benefit Show
Dierks Bentley will play a concert in Prescott Valley, Arizona, to benefit the 19 firefighters who died battling last week’s wildfires. The concert is July 22 with all proceeds going to the families of the 19 fallen firefighters.
Scotty McCreery Gets Sued
Scotty McCreery’s former manager is suing him saying he refused to pay for services rendered.
Carrie Underwood Has Wedding Anniversary
Finally – Carrie Underwood was married 3 years ago today and Rascal Flatts' Gary LeVox is 43.