Tracy Lawrence presented Nashville Rescue Mission with a check last week for $148,233.00, which was raised through his 12th Annual Mission: Possible Turkey Fry and 3rd Annual Concert. He said, "We are so thankful to our sponsors and the citizens of Nashville for their continued support of this event and we are already making plans for next year." 

"It is an incredible honor for Nashville Rescue Mission to be the benefactor of these efforts," said Glenn Cranfield, president and CEO of Nashville Rescue Mission. "A special thank you goes to Tracy, his team, and everyone involved with the Mission: Possible Turkey Fry and Concert for all your time and hard work."

Florida Georgia Line is expanding their brand with the announcement of a multifaceted creative compound built in the heart of Nashville's booming entertainment community.

Envisioned as a combination of retail, creative and business space, the compound will include three main components: the TRIBE KELLEY TRADING POST, the world headquarters of TREE VIBEZ MUSIC, and an inspired new private meeting/event space concept called MEET + GREET. 

Tyler Hubbard said, "We're so excited to build and create a space for professionals to feel inspired and creative. We hope to bring something new and innovative to Nashville." Brian Kelley agreed, "Passionate people inspire other passionate people. We thrive on letting our imaginations run wild and can't wait to see what this city dreams up together."

Brett Eldredge is looking for that special someone to bring home for the holidays this year.

In his hilarious new retro dating video, Eldredge explains what he’s looking for in his ideal woman, along with a few other bachelors who are looking for love this holiday season.

The link for the video is below...

https://youtu.be/MzyI4QlccLM

 

Keith Urban doesn't often discuss rumors, but he did take to social media on Saturday  to comment on a rumor that's been making the rounds about him and his wife, Nicole Kidman, saying there's no truth to it whatsoever. Urban tweeted, "Not sure of how these ridiculous rumors start, but I'm hearing that I bought an apartment for Nic in NYC? TOTAL BS. Where does this stuff come from?!!!" Well, the stuff came from an article in Woman's Day that reported in November that Urban was considering buying Kidman a $52 million mansion in Manhattan that had once been owned by Michael Jackson. 

He and Kidman did recently list one of their properties in Tennessee. They are selling their 5,000 square-foot, four-bedroom farmhouse near Nashville for $3.45 million.

Kacey Musgraves has announced that her new album, “Golden Hour”, is set to drop in the first half of the year.

Musgraves opens up about the new project in an interview with Entertainment Weekly, describing the project as "trippy." She drew inspiration from a number of places, including '70s disco group the Bee Gees and Neil Young.  She explained, “I was thinking about how there are different masks that we wear that represent different sides of us. None of the masks are solely us, but they’re all us. 

Musgraves details a variety of personalities that she poured into the album, capturing themes of love, loneliness, sadness, winning, losing and more across the songs.

Dolly Parton will appear on "Sprout House" airing on Universal Kids, NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment’s network for kids 2-12.

The Sprout House special titled “A Day With Dolly” features Dolly Parton singing songs from her first children’s album, “I Believe In You.” Performances by Dolly include “A Friend Like You,” “You Can Do It,” and “Together Forever.”

“A Day With Dolly” will premiere today on Universal Kids at 11:05am/10:05am central. The special will re-air on Wednesday, December 13th at 10:55am Central and Thursday, December 14th at 10:55am Central. The special will also be available on the Sprout YouTube channel beginning Thursday, December 14th.
https://www.youtube.com/sprout

 

Dylan Scott and his wife Blair are officially parents! The couple's first child, a boy they named Beckett Scott Robinson arrived on Tuesday at 5:20PM. The baby boy was born weighing 8 pounds and measuring 21 inches. He shares his middle name with his father and grandfather.
 
After the holidays, Scott will hit the road on Justin Moore's Hell on a Highway Tour, which is sted to kick off on January 18th and run through Spring 2018.

Garth Brooks opened up the first of seven dates in Nashville on Saturday night, and before taking the stage to a sold-out crowd at Bridgestone Arena, he and wife Trisha Yearwood answered some questions at a pre-show press conference. 

When asked if the string of Music City shows would include any special guests, Brooks answered: "There’s a dream of mine that started with a Carrie Underwood post of her husband [retired NHL player Mike Fisher] singing 'The River' three years ago. And I told him, come on, let’s finish it here!"

Fisher apparently just couldn't get over his cold feet. Garth said, ”I bet you, the phone calls, there’s been a hundred of them. 'I’m heading out again...I'm heading out again...' Nope! He’s scared to death.

"I don’t think there’d be a better joy for me though," Brooks smiled. "You’re talking artists, I’m talking a kid who represents his talent great and classy, and has a pretty good singing voice too." 

Country music stars Thomas Rhett, Tyler Hubbard (Florida Georgia Line) and Russell Dickerson teamed up with their wives, Lauren Akins, Hayley Hubbard, and Kailey Dickerson and went caroling around Nashville dressed in full festive attire: top hats, bonnets, velvet scarves and head-to-toe red and green ensembles.

The self-proclaimed "Country Carolers" even made a stop at another famous Nashville resident's front porch: former “Voice” contestant RaeLynn Woodward.  

The famous carolers sang enthusiastic renditions of holiday favorites— such as "Deck the Halls" and "White Christmas." Meanwhile, RaeLynn danced and sang along to the trio of couples.

Sugarland will release a new song, "Still the Same," on December 21st That's in addition to a new tour launch in 2018. The duo, comprised of Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush, are also in the studio recording a new album.

Sugarland is set to perform at Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2018 from New York City’s Times Square on December 31st. For more information about upcoming music and tours, visit SugarlandMusic.com.