Archive | January 27, 2014
“Behind The Scene With Kenny & Friends” Launches 3rd Season On ‘Rural TV’ And ‘FamilyNet Television’
MCA Recording artist David Nail’s “Whatever She’s Got” sits at the No. 1 position today on both the Billboard Country Airplay and Mediabase Country charts. The No. 1 hit and RIAA certified GOLD single is the first song from the GRAMMY nominated artist’s forthcoming third album, I’m A Fire, set to be released on March 4. Nail chose to record the Jimmy Robbins and Jon Nite penned song for his wife Catherine admitting “I still to this day don’t know what she has, but I know that I like it….whatever it is.” Continue Reading →
Billboard.com released its highly sought after list of “Top 10 Country Artists to Watch in 2014” and selected Minneapolis rising talent GB Leighton among its honorees. Leighton, managed by Average Joe’s Rusty Harmon (Hootie & the Blowfish, the LACS and Jason Michael Carroll), is praised for his originality by journalist Chuck Dauphin who describes his songs as “deep, introspective, and moving.” This list places Leighton among great company like “Pretty Little Liars” star Lucy Hale.
“I’ve been hitting the Midwest tour scene and traveling to Nashville for several years, but it’s great to see the industry getting behind our newest project” says GB Leighton. “2014 seems to be lining itself up to be a great year.” Continue Reading →
This past weekend Brad Paisley took his Beat This Winter Tour presented by Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® to the sunshine state of Florida. At the Orlando stop fans were surprised when Rascal Flatts joined Paisley on stage for a rendition of Merle Haggard’s “I Think I’ll Just Stay Here and Drink” and then one of their own, “Fast Cars and Freedom.” Continue Reading →
The reigning Academy of Country Music’s Entertainer of the Year and 2014 ACM Awards Show co-host Luke Bryan played his first of two sold-out dates in New York City’s Madison Square Garden this past Saturday. Bryan will headline his second show later in the “That’s My Kind of Night Tour” on September 12. He also sold-out both shows performed this weekend in Uncasville, Connecticut’s Mohegan Sun Arena. Continue Reading →
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