“Being told that you’ll never win anything and accepting that in the beginning and then winning Duo of the Year it’s like, ‘What? What just happened?!’ And then being nominated again, it’s just amazing,” Keifer Thompson said.
The legendary artist will receive the Crystal Milestone Award during this year’s ACMs. Haggard is also the subject of the upcoming tribute album “Working Man’s Poet,” featuring many top country stars.
As you ready for a feast this Thanksgiving, some of music’s most notable stars will be gearing up for some big performances. Put the turkey in the oven and take a spot on the couch for these performances and specials.
With Tim McGraw hitting No. 1 (again), Garth Brooks about to release a new box set, and others like Joe Diffie and Marty Brown gaining new fans, we have to wonder: Is country music in the midst of a 1990s comeback?
Dubbed Playin’ Possum: The Final No-Show, the Jones tribute concert lasted four hours and welcomed more than 100 artists to to perform 48 Jones hits.
“I hopped out of the car and went over there and knocked on her windshield and she freaked out,” Keifer recalled.
“We had a lot of people praying for me. A lot of fans and family. That’s the only thing I can attribute it to because he was like, ‘That’s not going down. That’s not going away.’ And it went away,” Keifer said.
More than 20,000 fans attended the first-ever Faster Horses Festival in Michigan, which also featured Florida Georgia Line, Chris Young, Jerrod Niemann, Thompson Square, and Kix Brooks.
Now, though, due to a what Keifer calls “a very serious vocal condition,” the Thompsons are taking a short break. Shows through at least June 2 have been cancelled.
In a series of recent interviews, Radio.com chatted with country stars about George Strait. Their stories about King George and his music are further proof why he’s among the most revered artists in country.
Their fastest-rising song to date, “If I Didn’t Have You” has sold nearly 600,000 downloads to date. During an interview with Radio.com, Thompson Square told the story behind the heartfelt song.
The 48th annual ACM Awards may have wrapped up in Las Vegas for 2013, but these winners get a full 365 days to gloat to the country music world about their big wins. While the […]
“Please don’t write a speech beforehand. The special moment that we had is because we didn’t have time to think about it, and that’s when the raw, organic emotion comes out, and that’s what your fans want to see. That you’re just a normal person that won something.”
“If you want to write a good song you write about you know but if you want to write a great song you write about stuff that you don’t want anybody else to know about yourself,” Keifer advised.
Blake Shelton is in the news a lot these days, and for good reason. The ACM Entertainer of the Year nominee is back on TV’s The Voice for a fourth season, and today he just […]
Keifer and Shawna from country duo Thompson Square join Annie Reuter as cohosts of this week’s Radio.com Rewind. On the agenda are two major tours that kicked off this week, as well as a new album […]
Luke Bryan, Toby Keith, and Brad Paisley have been announced as headliners at the second annual Watershed Festival, taking place Aug. 2-4 in Washington state.