Hunter Hayes performed “You Think You Know Somebody” at his concert at the Roanoke Civic Center Friday night (4/18/14) and
wow, what a great song! Check out this video and listen to the words! Been there, done that!
Hunter says: “I’m cautious to talk about it,” Hayes admits. “It’s about that moment when you really thought you knew everything about somebody. Everything was going well then all of a sudden everything just disappears. It’s that really hard moment of when you’re whole life changes, instantly.”
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Carrie Underwood is one of three finalists for the Billboard Music Awards‘ Milestone award (presented by Chevrolet), along with Ellie Goulding and OneRepublic. The fan-voted award honors artists who have “rocked” the Billboard charts in the past year and found ways to connect to fans.
Final round fan voting is now underway through the Billboard Music Awards, which will air live Sunday, May 18 at 7 p.m. CT on ABC. For more information, visit Vote here.
Motely Crue’s Vince Neil connected backstage with ACM Entertainer of the Year George Strait at the recent ACM Awards. This summer, Big Machine will release a Motley Crue tribute album featuring many of today’s biggest Country artists.
Lonestar (“Amazed”. “I’m Already Here”) will headline the inaugural show – the Salute To America Concert – in the A Veterans Concert Series presented by Helping Hospitalized Veterans during Memorial Day weekend in Belton, TX. Admission is free, but tickets are required. The series will continue in Grand Junction, CO in June and Chicago in August, with additional dates and cities to be announced. The shows are designed to recognize veterans, active military and their families in cooperation with A Soldier’s Wish, which raises funds for support. more here
Kacey Musgraves joined Katy Perry for a taping of CMT Crossroads in Los Angeles on April 18. The pair taped the 50th episode of the critically acclaimed series. Among the songs included in the taping are Perry’s “Roar” “Firework,” and “Teenage Dream.” “I’d say she’s the queen of following your arrow,” Musgraves said of Perry before performing her own Country hit, “Follow Your Arrow.”
CMT Crossroads: Katy Perry and Kacey Musgraves will premiere Friday, June 13 at 10 p.m.
Kristian Bush is working on a solo album. He posted the news on his website recently, explaining, “From 300 songs, I have chosen 15; the next step is to get that down to 12. The songs need mixing and mastering…[I will also pick] a single, and take new photos, and design the album art…and introduce the music to my friends at radio, and play more live shows.” Bush has been working with Streamsound Records.
The Syracuse, N.Y. location of Toby Keith’s I Love This Bar & Grill owes over $189,000 in sales taxes from 2013, according to a warrant issued by the state of New York. The eatery opened at Destiny USA in 2013.
There are 15 I Love This Bar & Grill locations nationwide, with five more planned (according to the website). The sales tax issues only affect the Syracuse location, which has been rumored to be closing for several months, according to Syracuse.com.