Posts tagged "Amy Grant"

Country Stars in Halloween Costumes: 2014 Edition

Several of country music’s hottest stars got in the Halloween spirit over the weekend and decided to share the fun with their fans via social media. Some of this year’s most memorable costumes came from Miranda Lambert, who dressed up as Rosie the Riveter, Jake Owen, went as a pirate with his adorable daughter…

SLN Staff Writer November 3, 2014

Carrie Underwood, Lady Antebellum & More To Appear on Michael W. Smith Christmas Album

A number of country music stars are getting in the holiday spirit a bit early this year.
Grammy-winning vocalist Michael W. Smith recently announced that his upcoming holiday album, Michael W. Smith & Friends: The Spirit of Christmas, will feature Carrie Underwood, Little Big Town, Vince Gill, Martina McBride, Amy Grant, and Jennifer Nettles.

Lauren Laffer September 10, 2014

Kellie Pickler and Amy Grant Join Forces with Athena Bottled Water in the Fight Against Breast Cancer

Athena® bottled water was created for the cause® in 2003 by a breast cancer survivor who had one purpose: to win the war against breast cancer. Since then, the bottled water brand has donated $2 million to prestigious organizations to support breast cancer awareness, care, education, and research. Purchased by DS Services of America,…

SLN Staff Writer August 4, 2014

Reba Encourages Fans to ‘Pray For Peace’

Reba recently released a new song and music video entitled “Pray For Peace.” The iconic entertainer enlisted fans and several of her superstar friends to help with the uplifting song and video.


Post by Reba McEntire.

The moving track also features vocals from Ronnie Dunn, Kelly Clarkson and newcomer Caroline

Lauren Laffer July 22, 2014

WIN a Copy of ‘Country Music’s Greatest Eats’

For the first time ever, Southern Living and CMT are partnering to celebrate two of America’s favorite things–delicious home-cooked food and country music–in Country Music’s Greatest Eats, which is available now.
Much more than a cookbook, Country Music’s Greatest Eats is a backstage pass to the lives–and kitchens of over 30 of country’s biggest

SLN Staff Writer July 10, 2014

Vince Gill, Faith Hill & More Record Songs Written by Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital Patients

Heartfelt songs penned by a group of patients of Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt while working with their music therapist are being released May 14 worldwide on a compilation CD featuring some of Nashville’s top recording stars.
Artists Kix Brooks, Melinda Doolittle, Fisk Jubilee Singers, Vince Gill, Amy Grant, Faith Hill, Aliso…

SLN Staff Writer April 30, 2013

Gary Allan and Luke Bryan Among Artists Confirmed for the T.J. Martell Foundation’s 14th Annual Nashville Best Cellars Dinner

Gary Allan, Luke Bryan, Jonathan Cain, Eric Church, Sheryl Crow, Amy Grant and Dustin Lynch will be in attendance at the 14th Annual Nashville Best Cellars Dinner on Monday, April 29th at the Bridge Building in Nashville. This exclusive wine and food celebration benefits the T.J. Martell Foundation and its funding of life-saving cancer research…

SLN Staff Writer April 18, 2013

The Minnie Pearl Cancer Foundation to Launch Online Auction

Those who dream of a backstage meeting with Rascal Flatts, wearing a T-shirt signed by Kellie Pickler, getting hand written lyrics from Vince Gill, playing a guitar signed by Keith Urban, or sailing away on a bluegrass cruise featuring The Steep Canyon Rangers can bid on these items and more while supporting Minnie Pearl’s legacy,…

SLN Staff Writer September 15, 2012

Vince Gill Receives Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

20 time Grammy Award winner Vince Gill received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Thursday, September 6. The iconic singer was joined by his wife, Amy Grant, and dear friend Reba McEntire to celebrate the occasion. Gill’s star is only one star away from his wife’s. The singer reportedly requested that hi…

SLN Staff Writer September 7, 2012

‘The Choice’ Provides More Than 30,000 Pairs of Shoes For Those In Need, Rodney Atkins Joins Star-Studded Line-Up

More than 30,000 people around the world, many of them children, have already received a pair of shoes as the result of the recently released country charity single “The Choice.” A who’s-who list of 19 major country artists, including Rodney Atkins, Alan Jackson, Reba, Kellie Pickler, Josh Turner and Keith Urban, collaborated on the song…

SLN Staff Writer August 13, 2012

The Band Perry, Rascal Flatts and Vince Gill to be Featured on ‘A Very Special Christmas’ Albums Benefitting Special Olympics

The ‘A Very Special Christmas’ holiday music series, benefitting Special Olympics, will celebrate its 25th anniversary this holiday season with the first ever release of two new albums on October 16, each on a different label. Titles of the albums, as unveiled today, are: A Very Special Christmas 25th Anniversary on Big Machine Records and…

SLN Staff Writer August 7, 2012

‘CMA Country Christmas’ to Re-Air December 17

Photo provided by Country Music Association
“CMA Country Christmas,” hosted for the second year by Jennifer Nettles, of reigning CMA Vocal Duo of the Year Sugarland, will re-air Saturday, Dec. 17 (9:00-11:00 PM/ET) on ABC.
“Viewers now have a second opportunity to experience the music, memories, and stories of the season with some of…

SLN Staff Writer December 5, 2011

PHOTOS: ‘CMA Country Christmas’

Christmas came a bit early in Music City this year…
Sugarland’s Jennifer Nettles hosted the second annual “CMA Country Christmas” at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena on Thursday night. Rascal Flatts, Keith Urban, Faith Hill, Scotty McCreery, and Lauren Alaina were among the performers who got in the Christmas spirit for the taping of the show.

SLN Staff Writer November 11, 2011

Vince Gill Celebrates 20th Anniversary as Grand Ole Opry Member

L to R: Steve Buchanan, Pres. Grand Ole Opry Group, Martina McBride, Emmylou Harris, Vince Gill, Pete Fisher, VP and GM Grand Ole Opry
Photo Credit: Chris Hollo
The Grand Ole Opry honored one of country music’s most accomplished singers, songwriters and musicians, Vince Gill, Saturday night on his 20th anniversary as an Opry…

SLN Staff Writer August 15, 2011

Vince Gill To Receive Star On Hollywood Walk Of Fame

Next year, country music superstar Vince Gill will add a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame to his list of honors that includes inductions into the Country Music Hall of Fame and the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame.
The Walk of Fame honorees for 2012 include actors Jennifer Aniston, Richard Burton, Kate Winslet,…

SLN Staff Writer June 24, 2011