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David Nail Named Co-MVP at 2014 Taco Bell All-Star Legends & Celebrity Softball Game

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David Nail was named Co-MVP, along with rapper Nelly, during the 2014 Taco Bell All-Star Legends & Celebrity Softball Game, which aired Monday night (7/14) on ESPN as part of MLB’s All-Star Week. This was Nail’s third time playing in the game.

“It was definitely one of the most memorable experiences of my life,” he says. “To be awarded co-MVP alongside Nelly, a fellow Missourian and Cardinal fan, was surreal. I don’t think I’ll ever bat eighth again.”

Kip Moore, Dierks Bentley, David Nail & Chris Young Perform Mountain Dew CMT Summer Concert Series

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CMT and Mountain Dew® are turning up the heat this summer with the first-ever MOUNTAIN DEW CMT SUMMER CONCERT SERIES, featuring all-new, live performances from country stars Dierks Bentley, Kip Moore, David Nail and Chris Young. The four-part series launches on CMT HOT 20 COUNTDOWN Saturday, July 19th at 11:00 a.m. ET/PT with CMT on Tour headliner Kip Moore, who rocked his performance in downtown Nashville earlier this summer.

Each SUMMER CONCERT SERIES installment will focus on a different artist, and include exclusive interview segments hosted by CMT’s Cody Alan, Alecia Davis and Katie Cook, in addition to live performances from the Mountain Dew® stage. The week following its HOT 20 debut, each live performance will air as a video during scheduled CMT music hours, with an additional artist performance video from the Mountain Dew® stage launching simultaneously on CMT.com.

Later this month, David Nail takes the SUMMER CONCERT SERIES stage on HOT 20 COUNTDOWN premiering Saturday, July 26, followed by Chris Young on Saturday, August 9th. Dierks Bentley concludes the series on Saturday, September 6 when HOT 20 joins him for a performance at Bristol Motor Speedway, where they’ll catch up with fan-favorite race car driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. Bentley will make special appearances in all four of the SUMMER CONCERT SERIES, giving props to his fellow performers, and bringing fans exclusive videos and a behind-the-scenes look from the road of his national headlining Riser tour, sponsored by Mountain Dew®.

CMT HOT 20 COUNTDOWN is executive produced by Quinn Brown. For more information on HOT 20 COUNTDOWN and exclusive content, visit CMT.com, download the CMT App, like the show’s official Facebook page, follow @CMT on Twitter and Instagram and use hashtag #CMThot20.

David Nail Suits-Up for All-Star Legends & Celebrity Softball Game

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David Nail will make his third appearance at the 2014 Taco Bell® All-Star Legends & Celebrity Softball Game on Sunday, July 13th, as part of the MLB’s All-Star Weekend.

The Taco Bell® All-Star Legends & Celebrity Softball Game will be televised on ESPN at approximately 10:30 p.m. ET immediately following the Gillette Home Run Derby which begins at 8:00 p.m. ET on Monday, July 14th. The Game will also be available via the WatchESPN app.

A few names joining Nail on the celebrity team includes Multi-Grammy Award winning rapper and singer-songwriter Nelly, Larry Fitzgerald of the Arizona Cardinals, Adrian Peterson of the Minnesota Vikings, Actor/comedian Rob Riggle and TV personalities Melanie Iglesias, Andrew Zimmern and James Denton.

Darius Rucker Announces Darius & Friends Benefit Concert

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Darius Rucker will be hosting his fifth annual “Darius and Friends” benefit concert on Monday, June 2nd at the Wildhorse Saloon in downtown Nashville. Featuring performances by Rucker and a star-studded lineup including Clint Black, Eli Young Band, David Nail, Cassadee Pope, Kenny Rogers, Corey Smith and Thompson Square, the sold-out show unofficially kicks off CMA Music Festival Week. All proceeds from the concert will go directly to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Additionally, the annual Darius and Friends Celebrity Golf Tournament, also benefiting St. Jude, will take place on Tuesday, June 3. Artists and celebrities set to tee off for the cause this year include Colt Ford, Scott Hamilton, JT Hodges, Randy Houser, Tommy John, Charles Kelley, Dustin Lynch, Derek Mason, David Nail, Jon Pardi, Eric Paslay, Keifer Thompson and more. Since its inception, “Darius and Friends” has raised more than $225,000 for St. Jude through the concert, celebrity golf tournament and charity auction.

“This is one of my favorite events every year and I’m so glad we’re able to support St. Jude for the fifth year in a row,” said Rucker. “St. Jude does such amazing work for young cancer patients and their families, and I’m grateful to all my fellow artists and friends for coming together to have some fun and support such a great cause.”

Rucker is currently on the road headlining his True Believers Tour. For more information, please visit www.DariusRucker.com

David Nail, Craig Campbell, Trick Pony to Heat Up Country Summer

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Country Summer, Northern California’s biggest country music festival, has announced six top artists added to the entertainment lineup. The two-day event, on June 13 and 14 at Sonoma County Fairgrounds in Santa Rosa, Calif., features 11 nationally recognized country entertainers.

In addition to previously announced headliner Hunter Hayes and Joe Nichols, David Nail, Craig Campbell and Dan + Shay will perform on June 13.

On June 14, Sara Evans, Trick Pony and Dylan Scott have been added to the lineup. Darius Rucker headlines Saturday’s show; Eli Young Band and Dustin Lynch will also perform.

Collectively, Country Summer performers have won an array of Country Music Association, Academy of Country Music and Grammy awards; attained multi-platinum status with their albums; and topped the Billboard country music charts with their singles.

“From country music’s hottest sensations to up-and-coming breakout stars, the inaugural Country Summer event is going to be a colossal entertainment happening,” Alan Jacoby, executive producer of Impact Entertainment, said. “For two days and two nights, Santa Rosa will be the place to be for phenomenal country music for fans of all ages. Country Summer will be the place to be and the place to be seen.”

While Jacoby is exuberant about all of the entertainers performing at Country Summer, he is especially excited about recently reunited Trick Pony. Lead singer and local favorite Heidi Newfield is from Healdsburg, Calif., and Country Summer will be the band’s first major re-appearance in the Sonoma County area..

Daily tickets start from $49 for general admission, $79 for reserved seats. Discount two-day packages are sold out. To purchase tickets visit www.countrysummer.com or call 800.514.3849 to order by phone.

 

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