Posts tagged "Jo Dee Messina"

The Writers Round with Tim Nichols

Tim Nichols shares the stories behind the hits he wrote, from Tim McGraw’s “Live Like You Were Dying” to Dustin Lynch’s “Cowboys and Angels.”

Annie Reuter • November 15, 2017

Jo Dee Messina Reveals Cancer Diagnosis

Jo Dee Messina sent out the news about her medical battle via a lengthy letter on Facebook, reassuring fans that she will continue to fight for as long as it takes to regain her health.

Kelly Brickey • September 6, 2017

Autumn Calabrese Launches ‘Country Heat’ at Beachbody Coach Summit in Nashville

“This is a dream come true,” Calabrese told SLN. “I’m bringing both of my loves and passions together which is fitness and dance and helping more people.”

Lauren Jo Black • August 2, 2016

Celebrity Trainer Autumn Calabrese Talks Country Dance-Inspired Workout, ‘Country Heat’

“Anybody can do it. Anybody can have results from it,” Calabrese tells Sounds Like Nashville of Country Heat

Lauren Jo Black • June 29, 2016


Nine Songs Representing for Quirky Country Music Song Titles Day

In honor of March 27 being Quirky Country Music Song Titles Day, we’ve compiled a list of some hilarious track titles to celebrate the funny occasion.

Kelly Brickey • March 27, 2016

Tim McGraw Enjoys Collaborating With Other Artists

From Keith Urban to Taylor Swift to Nelly, it seems as if Tim McGraw has collaborated with everyone in the music industry. But no matter how many artists he works with, McGraw enjoys spending the time with all of them.

Kelly Brickey • February 7, 2016

Jo Dee Messina Releases ‘Chicken Soup For The Soul: Thanks To My Mom’ Book

Multi-Platinum selling country superstar Jo Dee Messina coauthored an entertaining, heartwarming Chicken Soup for the Soul collection entitled “Chicken Soup for the Soul: Thanks to My Mom.” The book is a collection of 101 stories of love, learning, and gratitude that say a big “thank you” to mothers of all ages across the…

SLN Staff Writer • April 13, 2015

PHOTOS: Country Stars Attend the 140th Kentucky Derby

Several country stars attended the 140th Kentucky Derby on Saturday, May 3 at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky. Miranda Lambert, Dierks Bentley, and Kix Brooks were among the artists taking in the festivities at the track.

Keeping with race day tradition, the ladies donned large, ornate hats and dresses. Lambert was the…

Lauren Jo Black • May 5, 2014


Jo Dee Messina Releases New Album, ‘Me’

Multiplatinum, award-winning country singer/songwriter Jo Dee Messina’s new album Me is available now. The fiercely independent, outspoken, and driven artist is already receiving some of the best reviews of her career for the album, issued via her own Dreambound Records/eOne Music Distribution. The Associated Press called it a “playfully vibrant album,” Country Weekly noted…

SLN Staff Writer • March 24, 2014

Jo Dee Messina Announces Album Release Date For ‘Me’

Jo Dee Messina fans will soon get what they’ve been clamoring for as the multi-platinum, award-winning country singer/songwriter has just announced that her new full-length album will be released Tuesday, March 18. With its title Me chosen by fans, the album marks Jo Dee’s most personal album to date as she wrote or…

SLN Staff Writer • January 21, 2014

Jo Dee Messina Fans Raise Over $100,000 On Kickstarter For New Album

Anxious to get their hands on new Jo Dee Messina music, her fans have reached and exceeded her Kickstarter goal of $100,000, thus securing the recording of her latest album. Over the course of 30 days, fans—known as “Team JDM”—rallied behind the country music sensation and showed their support through pledges, shares and…

SLN Staff Writer • June 28, 2013

Jo Dee Messina Launches Kickstarter to Record New Album

Jo Dee Messina has garnered a reputation for being fiercely independent, honest, determined and driven. The multi-platinum, award-winning country singer/songwriter is now paving a new path with her “My time. Our music.” campaign.

For the first time in her successful 18-year music career, Messina is free to make the album she wants.

SLN Staff Writer • May 26, 2013


CMIL’s Guide to the 2013 CMA Music Festival

Planning a trip to CMA Music Festival can be downright overwhelming. There’s SO MUCH to do and see and so little time! In addition to the official CMA Music Festival events such as the Fan Fair Hall, Riverstage concerts, and the nightly shows at LP Field, there are hundreds of other things going…

SLN Staff Writer • May 7, 2013

Miranda Lambert, Luke Bryan + Others Attend Kentucky Derby

A handful of Country music stars made their way to Louisville, KY this past weekend for the 139th Kentucky Derby. Stars including Miranda Lambert, Luke Bryan, Kix Brooks, and Martina McBride attended the derby and select pre-derby galas.

ACM Entertainer of the Year Luke Bryan kicked the weekend off with a performance…

Lauren Jo Black • May 7, 2013

2013 CMA Music Festival Riverfront Lineup Announced

With nearly 50 artists confirmed, the Chevrolet Riverfront Stage will be the hot spot for daily concerts during the 2013 CMA Music Festival, Thursday-Sunday, June 6-9, in downtown Nashville. Fun and family-friendly, the Chevrolet Riverfront Stage is free and open to the public.

The performances on the Chevrolet Riverfront Stage will kickoff…

SLN Staff Writer • May 1, 2013

Country Stars React To Boston Marathon Tragedy

As you know, our country suffered a huge tragedy today. During the Boston Marathon, two explosions went off causing several injuries, two (confirmed) deaths and mass hysteria. While the details of the bombings are still being developed and discovered, Country music artists are taking to Twitter to express their condolences for this senseless…

SLN Staff Writer • April 15, 2013


Year In Review: 2012 Country Babies

We’re just days away from ringing in the new year, but before we get excited about all of the great things to come in 2013, we are re-living 2012!

First we took a look back at 2012’s Country engagements, then we recapped the year’s weddings, and now we’re celebrating 2012’s births.

SLN Staff Writer • December 28, 2012


Chevrolet Set To Sponsor CMA Fest For 7th Year, Offers Plenty of Events For Fans

CMA and Chevrolet – the Official Ride of Country Music – continue their partnership and bring exciting fan experiences to the 2012 CMA Music Festival, June 7-10, in downtown Nashville.

“Chevrolet has been a valued partner with CMA for seven years and we are excited about what they bring to the Festival,” said…

SLN Staff Writer • May 30, 2012

CMIL’s Guide to the 2012 CMA Music Festival

Planning a trip to CMA Music Festival can be downright overwhelming. There’s SO MUCH to do and see and so little time! In addition to the official CMA Music Festival events such as the Fan Fair Hall, Riverstage concerts, and the nightly shows at LP Field, there are hundreds of other things going on including…

SLN Staff Writer • April 26, 2012