Dolly Parton’s Smoky Mountains Rise: A Benefit For My People Fund telethon will be re-broadcast tonight (Monday, December 19th) at 8 p.m. ET via getTV. Although other cable and streaming outlets aired the special live on December 13th, getTV is the only broadcast TV network to air the program nationwide. The telethon, which featured special performances by Kenny Rogers, Hank Williams Jr., Reba McEntire, Chris Stapleton, Cyndi Lauper, Alabama, and Chris Young, to name a few, raised more than $9 million in donations.
Madame Tussuads unveiled the wax figure of Little Jimmy Dickens during Brad Paisley's Opry performance on Saturday (December 17th). The statue features Dickens as he looked in the 1960s. The wax figure will be on display in the Madame Tussauds Nashville, which opens at Opry Mills next year.
Trace Adkins and Miranda Lambert will be guest performers on CBS’ 18th Annual A Home for the Holidays television special to be broadcast at 8 p.m. ET on Friday (December 23rd). A Home for the Holidays features uplifting stories of adoption from foster care and raises awareness for the over 150,000+ children still waiting to find their forever homes. They will join Rachel Platten and Alessia Cara.
Kelsea Ballerini debuted the new video for “Yeah Boy” on Friday (December 16th) exclusively at TeenVogue.com. The clip is a visual throwback to the ‘90s, full of neon lights, vibrant colors and choreographed dance moves. “Yeah Boy” is the fourth single from Kelsea's gold-selling debut album, The First Time.