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Carrie Underwood Joins LP Field Lineup For CMA Music Festival – ARISTA NASHVILLE star CARRIE UNDERWOOD has officially joined the lineup for the CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL nightly concerts at LP FIELD in NASHVILLE. UNDERWOOD will take the stage on SATURDAY, JUNE 13th. UNDERWOOD’s performance will mark the tenth anniversary of her first CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL performance in 2005 following her “AMERICAN Idol” win the same YEAR. – Read more at All Access.com
Nick Fradiani Playing In Hartford For Radio Contest Winners – “American Idol” winner Nick Fradiani of Guilford will perform Wednesday and Thursday concerts concert in Hartford, but the only way to get in to see the shows is to win tickets through local radio stations. The Wednesday evening acoustic show, with tickets to be won at 96.5 TIC radio station and website, will be at the Russian Lady, 191 Ann Uccello St. The Thursday show, at which he will perform with his band Beach Avenue, is at noon at the Spotlight Theaters on Front Street in Hartford. According to iHeart Radio DJ Adam Rivers, Thursday tickets can be won on radio stations KC101, The River 105.9, Kiss 95.7 or Country 92.5 Tuesday and Wednesday or by entering a drawing on any of those stations’ websites. Each station is giving away tickets at different times during the day. – Read more at Courant.com
‘The Voice’ 2015: Joshua Davis announces ‘Homecoming’ concert at Interlochen, happy to be home – “I’m happy to be home,” he said. “I’m catching my breath. I’ll take a couple days off to do some resting, reconnecting and cooking. I’ve been without a kitchen for two months.” He was also busy working on an aggressive summer touring schedule, which will be announced soon. By the way, he just added a show Aug. 13 at the Interlochen Center for the Arts (on sale May 29). Look for tour updates on joshuadavismusic.com. – Read More at MLive.com
Miss Mississippi takes a look back as reign comes to end – STARKVILLE, Miss. —Jasmine Murray’s reign as Miss Mississippi will soon come to an end. She recently sat down with 16 WAPT’s Marcus Hunter to take a look back at her crowning achievements. As Miss Mississippi, Murray, who is a former “American Idol” contestant, sang for President Barack Obama. “That was just crazy for that to even happen for me,” Murray said. She inspires young women across Mississippi. “My platform, 13 going on 30, is teaching finding positive role models,” Murray said. “The decisions you make today will follow you the rest of your life.” – Wapt
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Kaitlyn Bristowe’s Bachelorette Blog: The Date Moment That Was ‘My Worst Nightmare’ – I couldn’t believe that in just one night connections had already begun to develop. And there I sat, lucky enough to be the Bachelorette and eagerly awaiting my first week of dates. In the back of my mind, I had to wonder, Which of these guys voted for Britt and who voted for me? And how was Britt doing? But I couldn’t allow those thoughts to take over. I had a great group of guys ready to kick these dates off with, and that’s where my focus needed to be. – Read more at People.com
The Bachelorette’s Chris Harrison: Kupah Took a Ginormous Dump on Kaitlyn’s Night – On The Bachelorette’s third episode, the guys got settled into the house as Kaitlyn had her first two one-on-one dates and her first group date. But while she’s certainly connecting with more than a few of the men, Britt has settled down with just one guy: Brady. After seeing the Nashville singer show up to her hotel room, during the credits viewers got an update and one week later, he’s asked her “to be his girl.” – Read more at TVGuide
‘The Voice’ Contestant Used Show Money to Fund ISIS Reporting – Third-season Voice contestant Ben Taub is now the author of a New Yorker cover story that about European teenagers joining ISIS. And the NBC reality series helped finance his reporting, Taub explained on MSNBC’s Morning Joe on Tuesday. There, Taub said, he met a father whose son had been recruited by ISIS who was trying to bring his child back. Both the teenager and his father are featured in the story, and Taub notes that the teen was also on another reality show, Move Like Michael Jackson, when he was a boy. – Read more at The Hollywood Reporter