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AWARD WINNER

Tracy Lawrence is announced as the winner of the 2023 Country Radio Seminar Humanitarian Award. It’s an honor awarded to stars for their charitable efforts. Lawrence is recognized for his annual Turkey Fry and Benefit Concert, which has provided 73-thousand meals since it started. In addition, the event has raised more than two-million dollars to…

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REBA SAYS NO TO TITANIC ROLE

Reba says she turned down a leading role in one of the greatest movies of all time. The country icon was chosen to play Molly Brown in the eleven-time Oscar-winning film, Titanic. However, during an episode of “Happens Live With Andy Cohen,” Reba says she was touring at the time and had too many people…

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DOLLY’S IMAGINATION LIBRARY

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is expanding to California. Starting in June, children under the age of five will be eligible to receive a free book in the mail each month. Governor Gavin Newsom announced the partnership, saying it will impact two-point-four-million kids in the state.

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TANYA “TV” TUCKER

Tanya Tucker returns to the big screen this weekend. In Paramount Network’s “A Nashville Country Christmas,” the icon plays the role of a country music superstar who’s looking for an escape from the stress from her career. “A Nashville Country Christmas” premiered earlier this month. An encore showing is planned for Christmas morning on CMT.

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LUKE – CRASH MY PLAYA

Luke Bryan is adding two new performers to his beachside festival next month. Chayce Beckham and Alana Springsteen join the star-studded lineup, which includes Bryan, Chris Stapleton, Cole Swindell, Carly Pearce, Ashley McBryde and more. The eighth annual Crash My Playa music festival takes place January 19th through 22nd in Riviera Cancun, Mexico.

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Opry Country Christmas Series

The “Opry Country Christmas” series continues next week. The series launched in late November with performances by Josh Turner, Lauren Alaina, Scotty McCreery and Chris Young. It wraps up December 21st and 22nd with icons, Lorrie Morgan and Ricky Skaggs.

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GEORGE & TAMMY

The first episode of Showtime’s limited series “George & Tammy” is now available to watch. The show that takes a look at George Jones and Tammy Wynette’s relationship premiered last night on Showtime, Paramount Network and Paramount-Plus. New episodes will continue to debut on Showtime each Friday and will also be available to stream on…

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DOLLY / TikTok

Dolly Parton is now on TikTok. The country music icon joined the popular app yesterday and is already racking up views and followers. Her first post captioned, “Hey, TikTok! It’s Dolly!” features a montage of clips from her career and in just 12 hours had already earned one-point-six-million views. The newly minted Rock & Roll…

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MT. RIDGE ADVANCES TO THE STATE FINAL

MOUNTAIN RIDGE VS. FORT HILL CLASS 1A FOOTBALL STATE CHAMPIONSHIP. This Saturday, Dec 3 @ 3:30p. Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium in Annapolis.

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VASSAR/CARTER ON TOUR

Phil Vassar and Deana Carter are launching their co-headlining holiday tour. The Coming Home for Christmas Tour is in support of Vassar’s holiday EP, which includes two original Christmas songs cowritten by the ’90s hitmakers. It kicks off today in Renfro Valley, Kentucky. They’ll make 14 stops through December.