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Ryman Auditorium and Grand Ole Opry to resume daytime tours

Chris HolloThe Grand Ole Opry and Ryan Auditorium are set to resume daytime tours this week. The historic institutions, which have been closed to the public since March, will start offering limited-capacity tours beginning on Friday. The Opry will begin with a … Continue reading

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Brantley Gilbert, Lauren Alaina among ‘A Capital Fourth’ performers

ABC/Image Group LACountry music will be represented during 2020’s virtual presentation of A Capital Fourth.  The PBS show celebrating Independence Day will feature performances by Brantley Gilbert, Lauren Alaina and Trace Adkins, among a mix of diverse stars. The annual 4th of July tradition, which … Continue reading

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Brett Eldredge is teasing more new tunes off his upcoming album, ‘Sunday Drive’

ABC/Ida Mae AstuteLast month, Brett Eldredge shared a new single called “Gabrielle,” explaining that it was the first taste of a new album called Sunday Drive. Next up, he let fans hear two more new tunes, called “Where the Heart … Continue reading

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Even with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Trisha Yearwood is “just getting started”

Russ HarringtonTrisha Yearwood‘s headed to Hollywood, joining next year’s inductees into the Walk of Fame, along with other big names like Kelly Clarkson, The Judds, Courteney Cox and more. While Trisha’s being honored in the Walk’s Recording Category, she’s expanded her career far beyond country … Continue reading

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Trisha Yearwood, The Judds are among the Hollywood Walk of Fame Class of 2021

ABC/Image Group LATrisha Yearwood, The Judds and Kelly Clarkson are among the artists who will receive their very own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame as part of the Class of 2021. The full, 35-honoree class was announced today … Continue reading

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Dolly Parton joins forces with drag star Nina West for “Kindness is Queen” collection

ABC/Lou RoccoDolly Parton is teaming up with drag performer and Ru Paul’s Drag Race star Nina West for a limited-edition collection that launches this week, Billboard reports. Intended to “foster kindness and hope during this difficult time,” the initiative will … Continue reading

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Passionate animal-lover vs. hunter: How Carrie Underwood and Mike Fisher compromise

ABC/Image Group LA Carrie Underwood and Mike Fisher have some fun in the final installment of the faith-based documentary, Mike and Carrie: God & Country. Now that Mike’s career as a hockey player is over, he often does funny videos for his outdoor company, Catchin’ … Continue reading

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Jake Owen signs on for the 2020 Concert for Love and Acceptance

ABC/Image Group LAJake Owen is among the artists who’ll take the virtual stage during this year’s Concert for Love and Acceptance. Other acts joining the lineup include rising duo Everette and America’s Got Talent alum Brody Ray. Typically, the event … Continue reading

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Carly Pearce and Michael Ray call it quits

ABC Quite a few fans’ worst suspicions have been realized: People confirms that Carly Pearce filed for divorce from Michael Ray on Friday. For weeks, followers on social media have speculated about why the once-effusive couple no longer comments on each other’s posts or shares pictures … Continue reading

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Brad Paisley headlining Live Nation’s first drive-in concert series

ABC/Richard Cartwright Brad Paisley is headlining Live Nation’s inaugural drive-in concert series, Live from the Drive-In. The series sees Brad and fellow country stars Darius Rucker and Jon Pardi headlining shows in Indianapolis, Nashville and St. Louis next month from July 10-12. The social-distance-friendly shows include … Continue reading

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