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(Undated) -- Charles Esten, who plays Deacon on the show "Nashville," says the series is a love letter to the city of Nashville. The actor says it's also very exciting to see that love returned. Charles says the people in Nashville appreciate that the cast of "Nashville" is...
(Undated) -- There's no outselling Garth Brooks in Michigan. According to MLive.com, Garth has broken his own record for ticket sales in the state, selling more than 107-thousand tickets for his upcoming six-show stint at Detroit's Joe Louis Arena. That number will likely go up...
Can we just say how much we here at HANK FM love Maddie & Tae's latest single, "Fly?" The song is sure to rise up the country music charts just the same as their recent No. 1 hit, “Girl in a Country Song.” Check out this video of the duo pairing up their unique harmonies in...
(Undated) -- Steel Magnolia singer Meghan Linsey is taking her talents to NBC's "The Voice." On Facebook, Linsey posted an image declaring that she auditioned for the hit singing competition series. She also encouraged her fans to check out the February 23rd season premiere to...
(Undated) -- Lee Greenwood is turning another page in his career with a new children's book. Titled "Proud To Be An American," the patriotic book will arrive this Memorial Day Weekend. As the title implies, the book uses the lyrics of his song "God Bless The USA" alongside...
(Undated) -- Florida Georgia Line's lawsuit against organizers of Utah's Country Explosion concert will move forward. "Billboard" reports that last month, Country Explosion owner Darren Brady filed a notice of bankruptcy in an attempt to delay the duo's 205-thousand-dollar...
(Undated) -- Reba McEntire has landed a new acting gig. "TV Guide" says the country star will be guest starring on the ABC Family comedy "Baby Daddy," reuniting her with her former "Reba" co-star Melissa Peterman. Reba will play the best friend of Melissa's character Bonnie, the...
(Undated) -- Martina McBride's "Everlasting Tour" is set to last a little longer. The singer has added a number of dates to the tour with more shows expected to be announced in the coming weeks. In addition to upcoming shows in Iowa and South Dakota, Martina has scheduled new...
(Undated) -- Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp and Neil Young will celebrate the 30th anniversary of their Farm Aid benefit concert this September. Organizers have pinned down a September 19th date for the milestone event. In a statement, Willie reflected on the good the concert...