Brad Paisley joins fellow Rising Star judges for the “Planes: Fire & Rescue” premiere

  #452200774 / gettyimages.com Disney's newest movie Planes: Fire & Rescue hits theaters this Friday, July 18. To help celebrate, Brad Paisley along with his wife Kimberly and his fellow Rising…

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Granger Smith talks failure, songs he’ll never release & his 100-mile walk: Exclusive

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Granger Smith has come a long way since his first record arrived in 1999, a pop-country set titled Waiting On Forever. He was a wide-eyed 19-year-old and a freshman at Texas A&M. Navigating the industry at such a young age was a daunting task, which is probably why he didn't choose to leave college until three years later, then a junior. Of course, signing a publishing deal with EMI clearly pursuaded him to revisit the idea. He then relocated to Nashville and began the club circuit and later released several equally remarkable albums.

But it wasn't until last year's Dirt Road Driveway that everything fell into place. "I’ve always been excited to put out a record, always. I don’t think I’ve ever put out a record and thought, ‘this isn’t that great. So, I’m not excited about it.’ This album really worked, more than all the rest did," he shares in an exclusive interivew with NashvilleGab.

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Krystal Keith gets big love from her proud papa after Grand Ole Opry debut

Krystal Keith embraces her dad, Toby Keith, with TKO Artist Management President TK Kimbrell On Wednesday, July 9, country music singer-songwriter Krystal Keith took another stride forward with her debut…

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