Bev running around the Coronado Mall in a
Bev's 1st Bull Ride... YIKES!!!
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~~Scotty McCreery, Lauren Alaina and Florida Georgia Line are among the acts who will be playing softball for charity. They will play in the City of Hope Celebrity Softball Challenge on June 8 in Nashville, along with Craig Campbell, Greg Bates, Chuck Wicks and Olympic figure skating champion Scott Hamilton. Proceeds go to City of Hope, a cancer research and treatment center.
~~ Luke Bryan will release his fourth studio album on Aug. 13. The title of the disc was not disclosed.
~~The Lumineers, JD McPherson and Shovels & Rope, as well as icons Emmylou Harris and Buddy Miller have been nominated for the Americana Music Honors.
Harris and Miller are joined by Richard Thompson and Dwight Yoakam in the artist of the year category.
Meanwhile, Thompson's "Good Things Happen to Bad People" is nominated for song of the year. It will compete with the Lumineers' "Ho Hey," McPherson's "North Side Gal" and Shovels & Rope's "Birmingham."
Rodney Crowell, Bruce Robison and Kelly Willis also received multiple nominations.
Performers at the nominations announcement included Buddy Miller and Jim Lauderdale, T Bone Burnett with Lisa Marie Presley, Elizabeth Cook and the Milk Carton Kids.
The winners will be revealed on Sept. 18 during the Americana Awards & Honors ceremony at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville.