What’s it like being a Country singer, and being married to one? Blake Shelton shed some light on the Jimmy Kimmel show discussing what it’s like being a husband to Miranda Lambert, and going head to head with her in the music business.
“It doesn’t do good for me to be competitive with her,” said Shelton. “Have you heard any of her music? All her music is about killing guys, and burning their houses down, and beating up people. That’s my wife!” said Shelton.
Well, we hope you never get in trouble! You better continue making Miranda a happy wife Blake.
What do Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande, and Jason Aldean all have in common? They are the only platinum selling artists of 2014. In an interview with Express, Aldean reflected upon the best selling Country Album of the year Old Boots, New Dirt.
“We put so much time and passion into choosing the best songs for this album, and this brings a lot of hard work full circle for me. It’s like Christmas came early! I couldn’t do it without the best country music fans in the world, who never stop believing in what I do and always follow me, even if I may take a creative left turn every now and then.”
Unfortunately for fans, they can’t stream his music online. He was one of several artists like Taylor Swift who pulled the album off Spotify. His main intent was to purposely fairly compensate all the individuals who contributed to the album.
Listen to “Burnin’ It Down” the lead single off they album below.
2. He majored in music business and received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the Mike Curb School of Music Business in 1995.
3. He wrote David Kersh’s “Top 5” hit, “Another You”, as well as David Ball’s 1999 single, “Watching My Baby Not Come Back.”
4. He has sold over 12 million albums.
5. And won three Grammy Awards, 14 Academy of Country Music Awards, 14 Country Music Association Awards, two American Music Awards and has earned country music’s crowning achievement, becoming a member of the Grand Ole Opry.
Carrie Underwood has been quite busy with a new album dropping December 9, and performances left and right. Just this week she took the stage at the World AIDS Concert and CMAs Country Christmas. So what’s next on the horizon for this songbird?
Carrie announced this week that she will be launching a new fitness lifestyle clothing line called CALIA by Carrie.
“I felt in my own closet and in stores that I would go in, a big gap in things that were out there for women,” said Underwood.
Her line will debut at Dick’s Sporting Goods in March 2015.