TasteOfCountry.com released their 2017 list of the “Hottest Country Artists Under 25.” Some you know well, like Kelsea Ballerini, Lauren Alaina, Kane Brown, RaeLynn, and William Michael Morgan. And others, maybe not, like Temecula Road, Kalie Shorr, and Michael Tyler.
LEE BRICE did an unplugged version of “Boy” at a special event in Nashville on Wednesday. (Careful: It’s a live show and although we didn’t hear any foul language, you should screen it first. Here’s the video.)
TOBY KEITH is performing for President Trump this weekend in Saudi Arabia . . . because he’ll never say no. Actually, it’s not clear who invited him, but we DO know it’s at an event that coincides with the President’s visit. (Associated Press)
OLD DOMINION’s video for “No Such Thing As A Broken Heart“ is busy. They ride on a garbage truck, hang out in an Airstream, pretend be a garage band, graduate to playing clubs, and get so famous screaming girls chase them down an alley.
JASON ISBELL is previewing a new song called “If We Were Vampires“. It’s from his new album “The Nashville Sound”, which will be out June 16th.
New Music Friday:
“Back to Us“, Rascal Flatts.Their 10th album features the single “Yours If You Want It” . . . and Lauren Alaina on the track “Are You Happy Now”.