Rodney Atkins will headline the entertainment at a May 4 fundraiser for the James Graham Brown Cancer Center at the University of Louisville. The event will be held at The Gait House, in Louisville. This just happens to be the day before the 2012 Kentucky Derby, which of course runs at Churchhill Downs in Louisville. [...]Tags: cancer center, Center, churchhill downs, concert, entertainment, eve events, headline, Julep, raiser, research institutions, rich tradition, Rodney Atkins, University, volunteer committee
Darius Rucker unofficially kicked-off the 2010 CMA Music Festival on Monday, June 7 with his inaugural “Darius and Friends” St. Jude benefit concert. The event, which featured performances by Radney Foster, Randy Houser, Jamey Johnson, and Jake Owen, successfully sold-out the Wildhorse Saloon in downtown Nashville, raising $48,720 for St. Jude cancer research. Upon hearing [...]Tags: Cancer, Center, Danny Thomas, Darius, darius and friends, Darius Rucker, Dobie Gray, Foster, Friends, Jake Owen, Jamey Johnson, Jude, Memphis, music, Nashville, national cancer institute, pediatric cancer research, Randy Houser, Rock, surprise guest appearance, Tenn.
People in the Pittsburgh, Pa., area probably know that when Carrie Underwood was there in March, she donated $10,000 to the Pittsburgh’s Animal Rescue League. And we know she always takes part in American Idol’s “Idol Gives Back.” In fact, that will be airing on Wednesday, April 21. (Photo at left Carrie with WxBQ radio’s [...]Tags: Al, animal rescue league, Augusta, Austin, Bakersfield, Beaumont, Birmingham, Brad Paisley, Carrie, Carrie Underwood, Center, Charleston, Cincinnati, Colorado Springs, Columbia, Corpus Christi, Dallas, Everett, Fargo, Fayetteville, Fresno, Glendale, grammy award winner, Grand Rapids, Highland Park, Hollywood, Houston, James Brown Arena, June, Kansas City, Lafayette, Las Vegas, Lexington, Los Angeles, Lucas County, Marc Tragler, May, Milwaukee, Moline, N. Little Rock, Nashville, New Orleans, October, Oklahoma City, Omaha, Orleans, Pa., Pensacola, Pittsburgh, pittsburgh pa area, Portland, Reggie Neel, Reno, Richmond, Rose Garden, Sacramento, San Antonio, San Diego, San Jose, Springfield, Stockton, Sylvia, Tallahassee, Toledo, Tucson, Tulsa, United States, UT, Van Andel, Wichita, Winnipeg, wxbq radio
Carrie Underwood is scheduled to be a guest star on “How I Met Your Mother.” The episode will air in March 2010. On the show, Carrie will play a new character – “an enigmatic pharmaceutical sales rep and love interest for Ted,” who is played by Josh Rador. Does the fact that it says “new [...]Tags: Albany, Atlantic City, Carrie, Carrie Underwood, Center, Connecticut, cumberland county civic center, dunkin donuts center, Georgia, Grand Ole Opry, Josh Rador, Maine, March, North Carolina, Pa., Pennsylvania, pharmaceutical sales rep, Pittsburgh, Portland, Providence, quot, R.I., show, sovereign center in reading pa, Ted, Tennessee, tour, Wilkes Barre
Trace Adkins,”Marry for Money,” is set to hit radio airwaves today (Jan.12). I haven’t heard it yet, but it’s described as hilarious, and has already been the No. 1 streamed country song on plaympe.com, where it also charted at No. 2 of their Top 5 downloads. PlayMPE.com is the most widely used digital distribution system [...]Tags: big sandy arena, bok center, Canton, Center, com, country, digital distribution system, Dolly Parton, Feb, Huntington, I, I Ask, Iraq, Kansas City, Kay Yeager, kay yeager coliseum, Mo., Pa., Rich, Sandy Arena, soverign center in reading pa, Texas, Than I Thought, Till, Trace, Tulsa, W.Va., Wichita Falls