A Taste Of Country News: Luke Visits Ellen & Trisha’s Holiday Concoction
LUKE VISITS ELLEN DEGENERES
Luke Bryan visited with Ellen DeGeneres on her show yesterday and shared some big news. First, he premiered the new music video for his hit single “Light It Up,” featuring NBA star Jimmy Butler, and, second, he announced the first leg of his 2018 What Makes You Country tour. The tour will launch on February 16th in Springfield, Missouri and will run through the Fall of next year with more dates to be announced soon. The first guests on the tour are Kip Moore and The Cadillac Three. Ticket go on sale beginning on Friday, November 3rd. Ellen will give away tickets for all the dates on Luke’s tour so head over to her website at ellentube.com for your chance to win.
GET KENNY CHESNEY'S NEW ALBUM TODAY
Kenny Chesney's new album, Live! In No Shoes Nation, arrives at retail today The 30-song, double-disc set features select performances from concerts recorded over the last decade. Kenny says he hand-picked the most magical moments. Special guest collaborations featured on the album include Taylor Swift, Eric Church, Zac Brown Band, Old Dominion and Grace Potter.
GRANGER SMITH ALBUM RELEASE TODAY
Granger Smith's new album, When The Good Guys Win, arrives at retail today . The album includes his current hit single, "Happens Like That," which continues to climb the charts. Granger co-wrote nine of the 14 songs , which is different for the singer… because in the past he made a point to have a hand in writing practically every song he recorded. Granger celebrates album release day with a concert tonight in San Bernardino, CA with headliner Luke Bryan.
MIRANDA LAMBERT'S MUTTNATION STATION
Miranda Lambert has opened up a new MuttNation Station adoption center in her hometown of Lindale, Texas. Her organization teamed up with Rescue Rebuild for the new adoption center. Rescue Rebuild helps rebuild, repair and renovate animal shelters, and they partnered with MuttNation to provide funding for renovations on the building. Miranda's mother, Bev Lambert, attended the ribbon-cutting ceremony in Lindale which took place on Wednesday.
TRISHA YEARWOOD'S CHRISTMAS IN A CUP
Trisha Yearwood has added a seasonal item onto her list of products available at Williams-Sonoma. Christmas in a Cup is a specialty cocktail which Trisha says you can "pair with everyone’s favorite beverage -- from vodka or sparkling wine to bubbly mineral water.” Williams-Sonoma describes Christmas In A Cup as "a vibrant combination of ruby red pomegranate and cranberry juices blended with tangerine and lime." It retails for $16.95. The Christmas concoction joins Trisha's previous offerings including Summer In A Cup Tropical Cocktail Mix, Unfried Chicken Seasoning, Biscuit Mix, Apple BBQ Sauce, and Applewood Molasses Rub.