According to Billboard.com, THE BAND PERRY is switching over to pop, but they’re doing it gradually. They signed a deal with Interscope Records and are working on a new album, which will have a mix of country and pop because some of the songs were already recorded.
KEITH URBAN was on yesterday’s “Ellen DeGeneres Show” . . . and they did a segment called the “Keith Urban Dictionary.” It’s a play on the Urban Dictionary, but with Keith reading his personal definitions.
Anyway, NONE of them were family friendly. (Careful!) The first word was “Treesome” and his definition was, “When two people have sex up a tree.” The second was “T.H.O.T.” and that means “That ho’ over there.”
The third was “Eskimo Brother,” and that is, quote, “When two males have been intimate with the same female but remain on good terms, and bonded by sharing the same igloo.” (Here’s video.) He also performed his song“Wasted Time“.
One more Keith Urban thing: He and his wife NICOLE KIDMAN did their own version of Carpool Karaoke. They sang along to his song “The Fighter“, which is on his “Ripcord” album.
CountryLiving.com has photos of SHERYL CROW’s 50-acre estate in Nashville. We’re talking house, barn, recording studio . . . AND church.
KELSEA BALLERINI will be co-hosting a singing show with ARSENIO HALL. It’s called “Greatest Hits” and it’ll feature famous singers performing hits from the 1980s through the 2000s. It debuts June 30th on ABC. (Variety)
CAM released the video to her song “Mayday”. If features her playing an Amelia Earhart-type character whose historic flight and disappearance inspires a young girl to consider being a pilot. You can check it out now at People.com.
“Playing with Fire“, Jennifer Nettles from Sugarland. It’s her second solo album . . . it includes her duet withJennifer Lopez on the song “My House” . . . and it’s the most notable album to be titled “Playing with Fire” since Kevin Federline’s critically acclaimed 2006 debut. (???)
•“The Blues Got Me“, country singer Sammy Kershaw