The Zac Brown Band will kick off the Great American Road Trip Tour this May in Nebraska. The band also has a new member, bassist Matt Mangano.
The theme of this year’s Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum benefit is Songtellers (A LARGE Intimate Evening), and participants include Urban, Vince Gill, Reba, Kacey Musgraves, Brantley Gilbert and Ronnie Milsap. See the full list of performers!
“I feel like women in my grandmother’s generation were expected to put on a pretty face and not really show their crazy sides,” Kacey Musgraves said, describing the ideas behind the three-time ACM-Award nominated song she cowrote with Brandy Clark and Shane McAnally. “Now, it’s a bit different.”
Whats is this? Kacey and Kip have written a song together? ? ??
This year, the country singers will team up for a co-headlining tour, which marks the first time the two have ever toured together.
Kacey Musgraves’ recent two Grammy wins helped propel her debut album, Same Trailer Different Park, back to the top of the Billboard Country albums chart!
“I heard the first few licks of the song and I didn’t know how it would affect me. I’m not always super emotional. When I heard the first part of the song I just started bawling my eyes out.”
Additional major nominees include Lee Brice, Kacey Musgraves, Blake Shelton, Taylor Swift, Florida Georgia Line, Lady Antebellum, Luke Bryan and Darius Rucker. And who are this year’s Entertainer of the Year nominees?
Singing along to your new songs while sipping beer on your tour bus? Then posting the results online? It’s a novel way to preview your album…and it works. Watch Bentley go track by track through the songs on ‘Riser’ in an intimate, laid-back listening session.
Miranda Lambert, Blake Shelton, Keith Urban, Taylor Swift, Hunter Hayes, Kacey Musgraves and Darius Rucker at the 56th GRAMMY Awards!