Carrie Underwood's husband Mike Fisher announced plans to retire from the NHL yesterday after playing for the league for 17 seasons. Mike has played for the Nashville Predators since 2011. He served as captain of the team during the 2016-2017 season, leading them to the Stanley Cup Final for the first time in the team's history. Underwood took to social media yesterday to show support for her husband. In an Instagram post, she wrote, "I sure am going to miss watching you play and cheering you on with the rest of Smashville, but I so look forward to seeing what God has in store for you in this next chapter of your life." She added, "Isaiah and I love you so much and are so excited to be able to have you home a lot more."
Kenny Chesney is combining ten years of incredible live performances into one album featuring 29 tracks from some of his favorite performances. Kenny says, "So much has happened over the last 10 years. But the one thing that remained consistent, that's been there no matter what, are the people of No Shoes Nation. They've always been why I do what I do, but listening to all these shows over the last several months, I realized they're really the heartbeat to everything me and my road family do." ."Live in No Shoes Nation: 10 Years of Concerts Hits" will be available October 27th.
"Brantley Gilbert shared on Thursday an extended version of his new Apple Music commercial. Directed by Anthony Mandler, the two-minute black-and-white clip shows the Georgia native walking through a cornfield and riding through the heart of the country on a motorcycle--at one point pressing play on Steppenwolf’s “Born to Be Wild” and Kendrick Lamar’s “Backseat Freestyle.” “Apple Music’s vision for Brantley and his music aligned perfectly with his own,” Big Machine Label Group President and CEO Scott Borchetta says of the partnership. “He represents so much more than even any single song; he’s emblematic of a slice of America that can’t be bought, or sold, or stopped.”
Tim McGraw and Faith Hill are taking fans behind the scenes of their Soul2Soul tour. The live show documentary will also take a closer look at Tim and Faith's relationship. In a first-look trailer, the couple talks about a wide variety of topics...audio including their start as one of country music's power couples and Faith's decision to step out of the spotlight to raise their family. Footage shot earlier this summer will be on Showtime on November 17th at 9pm.