Mariah Carey is now an official judge on the upcoming season of American Idol but will the empty spot be filled with a country star? Nashville Kat knows who already turned it down. Plus, a shooting after Jason Aldean's show and what Luke Bryan would be if not a singer.
Dierks Bentley is releasing four new songs about beer to iTunes on August 21st on an EP called 'Country and Cold Cans'. If you're like me, though, you don't want to wait to celebrate your love of beer - get an early look and listen here now.
Nashville Kat says 'American Idol' sources are talking Brad Paisley for the open judge position, the Chris Young controversy continues and Sara Evans says she never lets her kids do this. Plus, tomato pie and cupcakes!
Excitement is building for the kick-off of the London Olympics this Friday but did you know the Olympics have an official mascot? This year in London they have two. Meet Wenlock and Mandeville - London 2012's Olympic and Paralympic mascots.
Nashville Kat's got the latest on a huge Music City feud, news on Jennifer Nettles going solo and how the guys in Rascal Flatts get to sleep. I find a nightcap (or three) does the trick but not for these guys.
After an incredible stretch of hot, dry weather no one's complaining about the recent rains. It makes the flowers grow...it also made Wisconnie's love of Dierks Bentley grow. While playing Jefferson, Wisconsin a huge downpour threatened to wash everyone away but if the crowd wasn't leaving neither was Dierks.
We've got news of the new Music City baby, who is country music's Justin Bieber and and is Carrie Underwood headed back to American Idol? We've got this news plus more and Chris and I try to start a feud with Nashville Kat this morning.
Do we know the sex of Jennifer Nettle's unborn child based on her pregnancy cravings, what's the big mystery in Clint Black's life and who's up for a Teen Choice Award this weekend? Nashville Kat has all the answers.
Cynthia Frederick wants 451 bikini-clad women to march in the July 28th Paddle Fish Days Parade to raise money for breast cancer prevention. Madison Lake, Minnesota officials, however, think it would be inappropriate.
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