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Kelsea Ballerini to Join Kelly Clarkson’s Headlining Tour in 2019

Kelsea Ballerini to Join Kelly Clarkson’s Headlining Tour in 2019

Kelly Clarkson will hit the road for her 28-date Meaning of Life Tour on Jan. 24—and the original American Idol will be bringing Kelsea Ballerini along for 19 dates. Kelsea will serve as support during stops in Oakland, Salt Lake City, Detroit, Chicago, Nashville and more. Brynn Cartelli will also serve as an opener. Tickets…MORE

Blake Shelton to Open Fourth Ole Red Restaurant in 2020

Blake Shelton to Open Fourth Ole Red Restaurant in 2020

Blake Shelton is teaming with Ryman Hospitality Properties to open a new Ole Red restaurant and bar in Orlando, Fla. Blake and Ryman Hospitality have already opened Ole Red locations in Tishomingo, Okla., (September 2017) and Nashville (May 2018), with Ole Red Gatlinburg slated to open in spring 2019. Located at the ICON Orlando 360…MORE

Listen to Thomas Rhett’s Nostalgic New Single, “Sixteen”

Listen to Thomas Rhett’s Nostalgic New Single, “Sixteen”

Thomas Rhett’s 2017 album, Life Changes, has spawned four No. 1 singles, including “Craving You,” “Unforgettable,” “Marry Me” and “Life Changes,” which topped the charts earlier this month. TR will try to make it five in a row with the released of his new single, “Sixteen.” The nostalgic track, which TR co-penned with Sean Douglas…MORE

Listen to Brett Young’s New Lead Single, “Here Tonight,” From Upcoming Sophomore Album

Listen to Brett Young’s New Lead Single, “Here Tonight,” From Upcoming Sophomore Album

California native Brett Young released the first single, “Here Tonight,” from his upcoming sophomore album, Ticket to L.A., which is slated to drop on Dec. 7. Brett co-penned 10 of the 13 tracks on Ticket to L.A., including “Here Tonight,” which he wrote with Ben Caver, Justin Ebach and Lady Antebellum’s Charles Kelley. “‘Here Tonight’…MORE

Watch Abby Anderson “Play It Forward” by Covering Trisha Yearwood’s “Walkaway Joe”

Watch Abby Anderson “Play It Forward” by Covering Trisha Yearwood’s “Walkaway Joe”

Abby Anderson, 21, stopped by the Nash campus last week to chat with Elaina Smith for her Women Want to Hear Women podcast (you can listen here). One of the podcast’s segments—“Play It Forward”—beckons the featured artist to perform a song from another female’s catalog. For her Play It Forward, Abby covered Trisha Yearwood’s “Walkaway…MORE

Gretchen Wilson’s “Breach of Peace” Charges to Be Dropped After $500 Donation

Gretchen Wilson’s “Breach of Peace” Charges to Be Dropped After $500 Donation

Good news regarding Gretchen Wilson’s legal woes. After an on-flight incident aboard American Airlines on Aug. 21, the “Redneck Woman” singer was arrested for “breach of peace” when she caused a disturbance at the Bradley International Airport in Windsor Locks, Conn. Gretchen was back in a Connecticut court on Sept. 13 to settle the case…MORE

Alan Jackson’s Son-in-Law Ben Selecman Dies From Injuries After Boating Accident

Alan Jackson’s Son-in-Law Ben Selecman Dies From Injuries After Boating Accident

Alan Jackson’s son-in-law, Ben Selecman, 28, died on Sept. 12 after suffering “severe injuries during a boating accident,” according to the Nashville District Attorney’s Office, where Ben was an assistant DA. WSMV-TV reporter Jimmy Carter reported the news via Facebook. The Davidson Country DA issued the following statement: “The District Attorney’s Office is saddened to…MORE