Alabama’s Jeff Cook Suffering From Parkinson’s

Alabama member Jeff Cook announced yesterday (Tuesday, April 11th) that he has Parkinson’s disease and will retreat from touring effective April 29th. The Tennessean reports that Cook was diagnosed about four years ago, but he and bandmates Randy Owen and Teddy Gentry agreed to keep it a secret until now. …Read More

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Grand Ole Opry Offers New Subscription Box To Fans

The Grand Ole Opry is introducing country music fans to a new subscription box, the first of its kind to be curated around country living, Nashville, and the Opry. Each season, the Opry Box promises country music surprises including themed one-of-a-kind merchandise, an exclusive Inside The Circle magazine, and more. …Read More

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Darius Rucker To Host Annual St. Jude Fundraiser In June

Darius Rucker will host his eighth annual “Darius and Friends” benefit concert on Monday, June 5th in Nashville. The event, which leads into this year's CMA Music Festival, will be held for the first time at the historic Ryman Auditorium. Darius said, “This concert is a real highlight for me …Read More

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Craig Morgan Returns From Eighth USO Tour

Craig Morgan recently returned from his eighth USO tour, joining Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Paul J. Selva for an around-the-world goodwill visit. The weeklong USO tour spanned seven days and ventured aboard the USS George H. W. Bush (CVN 77) as well as six countries, …Read More

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Justin Moore Is Happy To Just Raise Daughters

Justin Moore and his wife, Kate, are expecting their fourth child in June, and a lot of people assume with three little girls that they decided to have a fourth to try for a boy. That's partially true, as Justin tells us, but he's not the one dead set on …Read More

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High Valley Member Welcomes Baby Girl

High Valley member Curtis Rempel and wife, Myranda, welcomed a new member to the family over the weekend. Baby girl Millie June arrived on Friday (April 7th). Millie joins three-year-old big brother Ben. The family will enjoy a few quiet days at home before High Valley return to the road …Read More

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Kenny Chesney Adds Concert Dates To Summer Schedule

In addition to Kenny Chesney's two summer shows at Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, MA and a handful of festival dates, the superstar has added four more full concerts to his 2017 schedule. He'll perform at the Tuscaloosa Amphitheater on August 4th; The Wharf Amphitheatre in Orange Beach, AL on August …Read More

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