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Meghan Linsey Collecting Donations for Louisiana Flood Victims


Meghan Linsey, former contestant on The Voice, is collecting donations for her flooded hometown of Ponchatoula, LA. Thirty-one inches of rain flooded the area. Linsey has rented a U-Haul to carry the donations from Nashville to Ponchatoula. Linsey will deliver the donations herself. Donations can be dropped off until 5 …

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Emmylou Harris Using Fall Tour to Raise Awareness for Refugees


Emmylou Harris is launching a Fall tour that will span across the U.S. to raise awareness for refugees. Harris has partnered with Jesuit Refugee Service for The Lampedusa: Concerts For Refugees Tour.  She will be joined by Steve Earle, Patty Griffin, Buddy Miller and The Milk Carton Kids.. Lampedusa: Concerts …

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Kane Brown Says His Sister Is ‘Getting Better’ After Stabbing


Kane Brown’s sister, Heidi Swafford, is getting better following being stabbed in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Swafford was involved in an altercation with a 16 year old girl when she was stabbed in the shoulder and the neck. The girl who stabbed Swafford has been charged with second degree attempted murder and …

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Will Chase is Leaving “Nashville”


The rumors concerning Will Chase and his role as Luke on Nashville have been confirmed: Will Chase is leaving Nashville. Chase first appeared in Season 2 and became a series regular in Season 3. Will Chase is not the only person leaving the show as it makes it’s transition to …

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Elvis Presley’s Graceland to Undergo $45 Million Expansion


Elvis Presley’s home Graceland is set to undergo a $45 million expansion. As part of the expansion a new 200,000-square-foot complex across the street from Graceland will include a new museum of Elvis’ cars, two restaurants, a multipurpose building, six retail spaces, a museum and more. Elvis memorabilia will be relocated from …

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Martina McBride Unveils Love Unleashed Tour


Martina McBride is hitting the road for her Love Unleashed Tour. She will be joined by special guests including: High Valley and singer-songwriter Hailey Whitters. Tickets will go on sale starting Friday, August 19. Additional tour dates will be announced. The Love Unleashed Tour dates: October 14, 2016 Poplar Bluff, …

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Brad Paisley Announces 2016 Country Nation College Tour


Brad Paisley has announced he is going on the road for his 2016 Country Nation College Tour sponsored by Frontier Communications. The tour will kick off in Orlando, Florida at the Florida State vs. Ole Miss game on Sunday, September 4. All of the shows on the 2016 Country Nation College …

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Charlie Daniels Announces New Album, ‘Night Hawk’


Charlie Daniels has announced an upcoming album entitled Night Hawk. The new album is set to be released on August 26. Fans can preorder a copy of the album starting August 15. The first 100 albums will be signed by Charlie Daniels himself. Charlie Daniels’ Night Hawk Track Listing: 1. …

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Joey + Rory Nominated for Four 2016 Dove Awards


Joey + Rory have been nominated for four Dove Awards this year. Joey + Rory have been recognized in four categories including: Country Recorded Song of the Year for “He Touched Me,” Bluegrass Recorded Song of the Year for “I’ll Fly Away,” Country/Bluegrass Album of the Year for Hymns That …

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