A Taste Of Country News: Jake Owen Leaves RCA Nashville
JAKE OWENS JUMPING SHIP
Jake Owen is switching record labels! Jake has joined the Big Loud Records roster after a long run with RCA Nashville. The move reunites him with producer Joey Moi (MOY) of (Florida Georgia Line), one of the founders of the Big Loud organization. Moy produced Owen's breakthrough album, Barefoot Blue Jean Night, which produced four consecutive Number One hits.
SHANIA'S IN A FREE MOBILE GAME
Shania’s in a game! Shania Twain will be featured exclusively within Home Street, the new free mobile game, as an in-game character throughout the month of November. Shania is the first guest character to appear across their gaming franchises. Shania’s presence in the game will allow her to engage virtually with fans and players in a way that she has never done before: Her in-game character will lead players through stories, two music videos from ‘Now’ will play on a special billboard within the game….. and players will be able to purchase exclusive Shania outfit items and interactive guitar for their own characters to use in-game. Shania will also participate in a special in-game Q&A where players can submit questions for her to answer.
WILL GARTH BRING HOME THE GOLD AGAIN?
Garth Brooks is a nominee for the night’s biggest honor – Entertainer of the Year – at tomorrow’s CMA Awards. He’s also the reigning titleholder, having earned the award a history-making fifth time last year. Garth is scheduled to perform live at the event. Luke Bryan, Eric Church, Chris Stapleton and Keith Urban are all also up for CMA Entertainer of the Year.
BLAKE LIKES TO DO IT ALL AT ONCE
Blake Shelton has made history with his new album, Texoma Shore. For the first time ever, six of the songs from the project simultaneously hit the charts at country radio, including: (“At The House,” “I Lived It,” “Turnin’ Me On,” “Money” and “Why Me. While the other songs are making their chart debuts, Blake’s current single, “I’ll Name The Dogs,” has climbed into the Top 10 in just eight weeks and boasts over 17 million streams.
IS RAELYNN TOO FACED?
RaeLynn has officially becomes the face of Too Faced Cosmetics’ “Life’s A Festival” collection. RaeLynn is the first country artist featured as the face of a Too Faced collection, joining other singers Katy Perry, Francesca Eastwood and Ireland Baldwin.