It’s no secret Garth Brooks is a fan of Billy Joel. So when Joel was honored during the recent Kennedy Center Honors Ceremony, it made perfect sense for Brooks to perform.
“I just [find] her magnetic on so many levels,” Urban says of “Royals” singer Lorde. “She has a lot of artistic depth and gravitas for someone at that age.”
Today (December 11) he called into Minneapolis’ BUZ’N 102.9 (a Radio.com station) and shared what to expect from his new music and how, if at all, he has changed since his retirement.
New Music is on the way from Garth so what will it sound like ? Who is Garth in 2013?
“We’re going on a world tour in 2014,” Brooks said during an announcement this morning. “It begins.”
Garth has gotten started and doesn’t want to stop. Days after ending his solo residency at Wynn Las Vegas, the country icon announced that he’ll be returning in 2014 with his full band.
The latest teaser video from Eric Church is titled “One Will Rise and One Will Fall,” and it’s accompanied by an equally mysterious message. “The Outsiders fought the good fight,” it reads, “now it’s time to shed a light on everything the masses need.”
Garth Brooks performed on Black Friday (November 29th) on CBS and you can watch the full performance right here!
With Tim McGraw hitting No. 1 (again), Garth Brooks about to release a new box set, and others like Joe Diffie and Marty Brown gaining new fans, we have to wonder: Is country music in the midst of a 1990s comeback?
Dubbed Playin’ Possum: The Final No-Show, the Jones tribute concert lasted four hours and welcomed more than 100 artists to to perform 48 Jones hits.