Last night, Luke Bryan took home the American Music Award for Favorite Country Male Artist.
He and Little Big Town‘s Karen Fairchild also performed Luke’s new single “Home Alone Tonight.”
iHeartMedia’s The BIG 98, Nashville’s #1 station for new Country music, announced today that tickets for The BIG 98 Presents: Bobby Bones & The Raging Idiots’ Million Dollar Show For St. Jude sold out in less than one hour. In addition, Country music stars Kristian Bush, Lindsay Ell, Chris Janson and Natalie Stovall will join headliner and Black River Entertainment recording artists Bobby Bones & The Raging Idiots as an all-star back-up band at the Jack Daniel’s-sponsored concert. As previously announced, the December 7 show at the legendary Ryman Auditorium will include performances by Dierks Bentley, Little Big Town, Brett Eldredge, Cam, Eric Paslay and special guests.
Fans can tune in to iHeartMedia’s The Bobby Bones Show and The BIG 98 for chances to win tickets to The BIG 98 Presents: Bobby Bones & The Raging Idiots’ Million Dollar Show benefitting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®.
Bones stated, “We’re still wondering if this is all a joke – are all these great people really going to play with us? While we continue to wait for the early April Fool’s text, we want to thank all the fans and artists who are coming out to support this event and the life-saving work of St. Jude.”
The BIG 98 Presents: Bobby Bones & The Raging Idiots’ Million Dollar Show For St. Jude is a celebration of the fundraising efforts of Bobby Bones & The Raging Idiots over the last year and a half, which has resulted in more than $1.5 million being raised for St. Jude through on-air fundraisers, radiothons, and charity concerts. St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is leading the way the world understands, treats and defeats childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases. Thanks to generous donors, families never receive a bill from St. Jude for treatment, travel, housing or food, because all a family should worry about is helping their child live.
For up-to-the-minute information on The BIG 98 Presents: Bobby Bones & The Raging Idiots’ Million Dollar Show For St. Jude, log on to www.BobbyBones.com or www.thebig98.com, or listen to The Bobby Bones Show or The BIG 98 on-air or online, as well as on iHeartRadio.com and the iHeartRadio mobile app, iHeartMedia’s all-in-one music streaming and digital radio service. To see all available platforms and to download the app, visitiHeartRadio.com/apps.
Artists and/or event subject to change or cancellation without notice.
Vince Gill revealed via NPR his new album Down To My Last Bad Habit is set for release on February 12rh. As part of the announcement, NPR has an exclusive first-listen of Gill’s lead single, “Take Me Down,” featuring Little Big Town (available HERE). Gill wrote/co-wrote, co-produced and is a featured musician on all 12 songs on Down To My Last Bad Habit.
“Forty years into this, it’s still as much fun as it’s ever been to play music,” notes Gill. “At the end of the day, what I get excited about is doing something I haven’t done before. When I record a song, I feel successful if I’ve accomplished something new.”
Down To My Last Bad Habit Track Listing:
1. Reasons For The Tears I Cry (Vince Gill)
2. Down To My Last Bad Habit (Vince Gill, Al Anderson)
3. Me And My Girl (Vince Gill)
4. Like My Daddy Did (Vince Gill)
5. Make You Feel Real Good (Vince Gill)
6. I Can’t Do This (Vince Gill, Catt Gravitt, Brennen Hunt)
7. My Favorite Movie (Vince Gill and Ashley Monroe)
8. One More Mistake I Made (Vince Gill, Adrianne Duarte)
9. Take Me Down* (Vince Gill, Richard Marx, Jillian Jacqueline)
10. I’ll Be Waiting For You** (Vince Gill, Leslie Satcher)
11. When It’s Love (Vince Gill, Richard Marx)
12. Sad One Comin’ On (A Song For George Jones) (Vince Gill)
*Featuring Little Big Town
To pre-order Down To My Last Bad Habit, visit: http://umgn.us/2hbt
Down to My Last Bad Habit marks Gill’s first solo album since 2011’s Guitar Slinger. In 2013, The Oklahoma native partnered with famed steel guitarist Paul Franklin on Bakersfield as a tribute to the “Bakersfield sound” of Buck Owens and Merle Haggard. With 20 GRAMMY Awards to his credit, Gill has emerged as country music’s most eloquent and impassioned champion. He is both a world-class guitar picker and a wide-ranging songwriter whose compositions earned him entry into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2005 and the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2007. Gill has produced albums for LeAnn Rimes, Amy Grant and Ashley Monroe and has made guest appearances on over 500 albums, including Barbra Streisand, Eric Clapton, Willie Nelson, Dolly Parton, George Jones and more.
Gill returns this holiday season for a set of shows at Nashville’s famed Ryman Auditorium with his wife, Christian contemporary artist, Amy Grant. In February, Gill is set to reunite with Lyle Lovett for a 13-city tour of acoustic shows. For a full list of tour dates, news, images and more, visit www.VinceGill.com
Little Big Town’s Kimberly Schlapman surprised fans this past Friday visiting the Cracker Barrel in Boise, ID, to celebrate the launch of her 50-piece home goods and kitchenware collection called Oh Gussie!. While at the store, Kimberly met fans, signed products, took photos, and gave away concert tickets to Little Big Town’s show that night at the Taco Bell Arena.