January 31.2014 – Nashville Stars!

The 2014 Academy of Country Music Awards nominees have been announced! Tim McGraw and Miranda Lambert lead the race, with seven nominations apiece The 49th ACM Awards will be hosted by country’s funny guys Blake Shelton and Luke Bryan and will air from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas Sunday, April 6 at…

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January 31.2014 – The Oak Tree – Hallmark

Hear today’s Warm and Fuzzy here! A mighty wind blew night and day It stole the oak tree’s leaves away, Then snapped its boughs and pulled its bark Until the oak was tired and stark. But still the oak tree held its ground While other trees fell all around. The weary wind gave up and…

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January 29.2014 – Be Encouraged by Robynn S. Jaymes

* Today’s Warm and Fuzzy is dedicated to the memory and honor of my parents, Bob and Suzanne. Thank you so very much for encouraging me and loving me the way you did. You are loved and missed. ~Robynn My dad was an encourager. He cheered my dreams and goals and celebrated when I achieved…

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January 28.2014 – The Story Behind “Wagon Wheel” by Darius Rucker

On Sunday night Darius Rucker won his first Grammy award as a solo artist. The last Grammy he won had been in 1996 with Hootie and the Blowfish. Darius won the Grammy for best country solo performance for his hit single, “Wagon Wheel.” Unfortunately, Rucker was stuck in traffic and missed the pre-telecast when his…

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January 28.2014 – Nashville Stars!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O3X0CyBwntg&feature=player_embedded Miranda Lambert performed a special In Memoriam tribute to Phil Everly of the Everly Brothers with Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong. The unlikely pair performed “When Will I Be Loved” impeccably while the late singer’s family was shown on camera at the awards. *** Darius Rucker won his first Grammy Award in 18 years,…

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January 28.2014 – Most People Written by Darren Poke

Hear today’s Warm and Fuzzy here! Most people say: •It’s too risky, •It can’t be done, •We’ve always done it like that here, •It’s too hard, •I can’t be bothered, •It’s not the right time, •What’s the point in trying? But you’re not most people. Your aspirations are higher and your goals more ambitious. Most…

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January 27.2014 – Nashville Stars!

Hunter Hayes debuted his new single Invisible on the Grammy Awards Sunday evening. Then after his performance he announced his We’re Not Invisible Tour with Danielle Bradbery and Dan + Shay. Then he debuted the new lyric video for the Invisible that you can watch above. “We’re Not Invisible Tour” Dates •March 20 Pikeville, KY…

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January 27.2014 – The Story Behind Kacey Musgraves “Merry Go ‘Round”

Kacey Musgraves first came to the public attention when she placed seventh on the fifth season of the singing competition Nashville Star. The following few years found her achieving some success as a songwriter with cuts recorded by such artists as Miranda Lambert (“Mama’s Broken Heart”). Musgraves signed with Mercury Records in 2012 and released…

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January 22.2014 – Nashville Stars!

Luke Bryan and Jason Aldean, who are co-hosts of the Buck Commander T.V. show on the Outdoor Channel along with Willie Robertson (of Duck Dynasty fame), Ryan Langerhans, Tom “Tombo” Martin, and Adam LaRoche, recently picked up the award for Fan Favorite Best Host at the 14th Annual Golden Moose Awards in Las Vegas. They…

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January 21.2014 – Nashville News!

A new photo that’s been posted online offers fans their first look at Randy Travis since the stroke that threatened his life last year. The singer entered the hospital in July, after being diagnosed with viral cardiomyopathy and congestive heart failure, and subsequently suffered a stroke. He spent more than three weeks in Baylor Heart…

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