Brad Paisley

Party time! Junior throws epic retirement party after finale

Dale Earnhardt Jr. threw his own retirement party on pit road. Earnhardt popped out of his car, flashed a thumbs-up sign and chugged a Budweiser. Drenched in sweat and suds, he grabbed another cold one. It was easy enough to keep happy hour rolling since the beer cooler was stashed on the trunk of …

Motorsport

All 368 Animated Disney Songs Ranked

<i>(Welcome to The Disney Discourse, a recurring feature where Josh Spiegel discusses the latest in Disney news. He goes deep on everything from the</i> …

Walt Disney Company

Gather with Gratitude: St. Jude's Childrens Research Hospital - Southern Hospitality

What a wonderful Thanksgiving week it is! I can’t help but be extra thankful this year that we will be celebrating with both our families for the …

American South

When Kids Crash the Stage: 6 Stories About Meeting Music Stars at Their Concert

Admit it: there are two feelings you get when you’re at a concert and you see a musician pull a kid up on stage. First, warmth floods your heart -- …

Keith Urban

Kickstart The Season With Brad Paisley & More On iHeartChristmas Country

2017 is nearing its end and that means that we're right about to jump into the holiday season with a number of classic and contemporary hits to get …

Reba McEntire

Carrie Underwood breaks her silence on 'hard fall' down steps: Read the health update she gave fans

Carrie Underwood is assuring fans that she's "doing great" after suffering a "hard fall" at her home last Friday.<p>The country music superstar took to Twitter on Wednesday to reveal that she underwent surgery on her broken wrist and thanked everyone for their support and well wishes.<p>"I just wanted to …

Entertainment

Carrie Underwood to Co-Host Grammys 60th Anniversary Special

Carrie Underwood is set to participate in a special anniversary event for the Grammy Awards. She and John Legend will co-host <i>Greatest Stories: A 60th</i> …

Carrie Underwood

BBC Four - Country Music Awards 2017: Highlights

Bob Harris introduces highlights of the 51st annual CMA Awards from Nashville, Tennessee. Hosted by country music superstars Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood, the CMAs are the biggest night of the year in the country music calendar. Performers announced include Garth Brooks, Eric Church, Miranda …

Maren Morris

Wampler’s Paisley Deluxe is “the ultimate Brad Paisley pedal”

<b>Wampler has unveiled its latest collaboration with country great Brad Paisley, the two-channel Paisley Deluxe pedal.</b><p>Pairing Wampler’s amp-like …

Guitar

Brad Paisley Extends Weekend Warrior Tour

Brad Paisley has announced the continuation of his <i>Weekend Warrior World Tour</i> with dates added in 2018.<p>The 26-date tour will kick-off on January 25 in …

Brad Paisley, Randy Travis & More Send Love After Carrie Underwood Is Hospitalized

Carrie Underwood’s country music peers and her millions of fans are rallying around her after the star was temporarily hospitalized following a nasty …

Entertainment

Nashville Songwriter Announces Congressional Run + More

<i>Welcome to The Boot's News Roundup, a morning rundown of the news country music fans need to know. Read on to learn more about the latest goings-on</i> …

Award Shows

When Country Wasn't Cool

Country music has a perception problem. Conventional wisdom is that it's an advertising backwater of low-income Luddites from C and D counties. …

Award Shows

Carrie Underwood Breaks Wrist After a Fall: ‘I’ll Be Alright… Might Just Take Some Time’

Carrie Underwood is on the mend.<p>Just a few days after hosting the CMA Awards, the 34-year-old singer fell on the steps outside of her home and …

Celebrity News

Carrie Underwood Cancels Performances After Falling And Breaking Her Wrist Outside Her Home

Former <i>American Idol</i> contestant and country music superstar Carrie Underwood reportedly took quite a tumble at her home on Friday night, resulting in …

Entertainment

For Country Music Industry And Artists, Gun Politics Presents A Minefield

The Country Music Association Awards ceremony was Wednesday, but people are still talking about the show because of what <i>wasn't</i> said that night. The CMA tried to create a politics-free zone for hosts Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley, and for reporters covering the event.<p>A week before the awards …

Music

Brad Paisley made a surprise appearance in Uptown Dallas on Thursday

Baseball fans visiting the Rustic in Uptown Dallas probably didn't expect to see country superstar Brad Paisley at the bar and music venue on …

Dallas

Balance of Power: Why Team Trump Might Not Want a Putin Sitdown

From the White House’s perspective, now might be not be the best time for pictures of Donald Trump sitting down with Vladimir Putin.<p>It abruptly …

Business

Brad Paisley Crashes The Stage At The Rustic

Straight from his hosting gig at the 41st annual CMAs, country musician Brad Paisley landed in Dallas for a surprise performance during Kershaw’s …

Dallas

WaPo Writer Laments Lack of Gun Control Agenda at CMA Awards

Carrie Underwood delivered a beautiful, tear-filled tribute to the victims who were slain at last month's mass shooting in Las Vegas during her gig …

Conservative View

Carrie Underwood And Brad Paisley’s Song About Donald Trump’s Tweets Upsets ‘Fox And Friends’ Hosts

Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley are being criticized for getting political during the 2017 CMAs. The country singers transformed one of Underwood’s …

Entertainment

CMAs get political: Trump mocked in 'Before He Tweets' parody

<b>(CNN) —</b> <i>"Right now, he's probably in his PJs watching cable news, reaching for his cell phone/ In the middle of the night from the privacy of a gold-plated white toilet seat, he's writing Liddle Bob Corker, NFL and covfefe."</i><p>Those are lyrics from Brad Paisley's fake remix of Carrie Underwood's smash …

Politics

Tim McGraw, Faith Hill Support Gun Control, Call Out NRA: 'It’s Not About the Second Amendment'

In a revealing new <i>Billboard</i> cover story, the Nashville power couple were moved to discuss the topic following the shooting at the Route 91 Harvest …

Country Music

36 of Our Favorite Performance Photos From the 51st CMA Awards, Including Carrie Underwood, Alan Jackson, Miranda Lambert & More

Eric Church<p>Eric Church<p>Charles Kelley, Hillary Scott, Darius Rucker, Dave Haywood & Keith Urban<p>Charles Kelley, Hillary Scott, Darius Rucker, Dave …

Entertainment

CMA hosts mock President Trump's tweeting

Using the tune of Carrie Underwood's hit song "Before He Cheats," CMA hosts Brad Paisley and Underwood ridiculed President Donald Trump's tweeting …

Donald Trump

Kimmel's 'Mean Tweets' Take Country Stars Down a Peg on CMAs Night

“The Zac Brown Band is on three radio stations at the same time… as you can imagine, this is the worst day of my life,” reads one<p>Wednesday’s CMAs had …

Entertainment

Twitter Got Some Jokes In About The CMA Awards ‘Before He Tweets’

If you missed the Country Music Awards Wednesday night, you missed out on, well, not a whole lot, but there were a few moments worth joking about, and thankfully Twitter is around to be the peanut gallery every awards show needs. Most of the best parts seemed to take place outside of the show …

Music

CMA Awards Open With Serious Tribute – Then Hilarious Trump Parody ‘Before He Tweets’ (Watch)

Against steep odds, Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood pulled off an introduction to the CMA Awards that veered from somber and serious tragedy …

Entertainment

CMA Awards 2017 highlights

Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood<p>Credit: Rick Diamond/Getty Images<p>Credit: Rick Diamond/Getty Images<p>CMA Awards<p>Credit: Rick Diamond/Getty Images<p>Old …

Country Music

Now may be a good time for country artists to be a voice for their fans

Aside from a tweet here and there, President Trump has been pretty low-key on Twitter since he set off on his 12-day trip to Asia.<p>But that didn't keep some of country music's biggest stars from taking jabs at the tweeter in chief at Wednesday's Country Music Association Awards.<p>Hosts Brad Paisley …

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