Brad Paisley on His Nashville Firsts

Technically, Brad Paisley didn’t come to Nashville to be a country singer. He came to be a college student at Belmont University. But after graduation, he stayed to be a country singer. So when he was in Chicago a couple of weeks ago, I had a chance to ask him what it was like when... Read more »

Watershed Festival Books Brantley Gilbert, Brad Paisley and Blake Shelton

Brantley Gilbert, Brad Paisley and Blake Shelton will headline the seventh annual Watershed Music and Camping festival, running Aug. 3-5 at the Gorge Amphitheater in George, Wash. The initial lineup includes Cole Swindell, Dustin Lynch, Big & Rich, Morgan Evans, Jillian Jacqueline, Chris Lane, LOCASH, Cassadee Pope, Granger Smith and Brett Young, with more to... Read more »

Brad Paisley on Taking Humor Seriously

Brad Paisley was a featured speaker at this week’s Country Radio Seminar in Nashville, and the theme was The Art and The Artist. But he revealed so much more just the artistry of his art. He told the industry crowd that he wasn’t 100 percent sure if his humor ever stood in the way of... Read more »

Last Weekend’s Greatest Hits

I know, I know, I know. The Super Bowl was on. And Justin Timberlake did the halftime show. But that’s not all that went down over the weekend for our favorite country stars. Brad Paisley went full Reno 911! Kacey Musgraves put out an earnest request for Girl Scout Cookies. Lee Brice was ready to... Read more »

Brad Paisley Signs His Name to Street Art

Next time you’re walking through Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena, take a minute to stop and see the mural. Brad Paisley just finished painting it, with Rob Hendon by his side, and he posted a video of the four-hour process on Instagram. “So #bridgestonearena hired me & @robhendonart to graffiti a wall. Just in time for my... Read more »

Last Weekend’s Greatest Hits

It’s a happy new year, alright. You can tell that the country stars came into 2018 ready for good vibes just by what they’ve been sharing on social media. Like this last weekend, when Kelsea Ballerini legit swam with sharks, Brad Paisley showed off his pancake skillz, Tim McGraw brought Tyler Perry to the pool,... Read more »

How Carrie Underwood Spent New Year’s Eve

When Carrie Underwood fell and broke her wrist in early November, right after hosting the CMA Awards with Brad Paisley, her fans and followers and friends prayed for a speedy recovery. But what almost nobody knew was that Underwood injured her face in that fall. And her recovery has been brutal. “Most of you know... Read more »

Last Weekend’s Greatest Hits

The weekend before Christmas is usually always about Christmas. And this last one was no exception. But not all the country stars were counting down the days until December 25. Some were busy hunting, cuddling and playing with their dogs. And as the fires continued to destroy so much of California, Brad Paisley continued to... Read more »

Winstock 2018 headliners Lambert, Bentley join crowded country music fest field – Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minneapolis Star Tribune

Winstock 2018 headliners Lambert, Bentley join crowded country music fest field
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Country Fest (June 21-23): Over in Cadott, Wis., Jason Aldean will also headline that one along with Brad Paisley and Brantley Gilbert. The rest of the lineup also includes Dwight Yoakam, Jake Owen, Brett Eldredge, Luke Combs, Kip Moore, Neal McCoy ...

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Garth Brooks Wins Sixth Entertainer of the Year at 2017 CMA Awards

It was up to Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley to set the tone for Wednesday night’s (Nov. 8) CMA Awards. And right away, Underwood acknowledged the tragedies leading up to this year’s show, and how the night was going to go. “Tonight, we’re gonna do what families do. Come together, pray together, cry together and... Read more »