Country music stars sure love Twitter! This week, Kellie Pickler gets a well-deserved break while her husband Kyle Jacobs and GAC’s Storme Warren celebrate with her Mirror Ball trophy, Carrie Underwood and Miranda Lambert reflect on Moore, Oklahoma, Brad Paisley isn’t impressed with his Nashville appearance and Chris Young mans the grill pre-show. Here are our picks for this week’s Top 10 Country Tweets Of The Week:
Photo courtesy of Twitter.com/kelliepickler.
Kellie Pickler – KelliePickler: After a crazy 3 months its nap time w/my 3 babies. #puppylove
Carrie Underwood – CarrieUnderwood: Growing up in tornado alley, you always know what could happen…it doesn’t change how devastating it is when something does happen. #pray
Miranda Lambert – MirandaLambert: Sometime I feel helpless. I hope that if we can bring awareness through music that we did and will continue to do so. #PrayForOklahoma
Photo courtesy of Twitter.com/stormewarren.
Storme Warren – StormeWarren: @kelliepickler ‘s hubby @kylecjacobs and me with Kellie’s trophy ball. Continue Reading
DANCING WITH THE STARS THE RESULTS SHOW – ‘Episode 1610A’ — After 10 weeks of entertaining, stylized dancing, Kellie Pickler and Derek Hough were crowned ‘Dancing with the Stars’ Champions. on the two-hour Season Finale of ‘Dancing with the Stars the Results Show,’ TUESDAY, MAY 21 (9:00-11:00 p.m., ET), on ABC. (Photo by Kelsey McNeal/ABC via Getty Images) DEREK HOUGH, KELLIE PICKLER
After wowing the judges and charming viewers all season long, Kellie Pickler and her professional dance partner, Derek Hough, were crowned champions of season 16 of Dancing With The Stars. The pair ended Monday night’s competition in second place behind Zendaya and her partner Val Chmerkovskiy, notching perfect scores on their routines, then coming in second place during the cha cha relay which earned them four extra points.
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Following earning another perfect score for their Tuesday night routine, Kellie was clearly surprised to hear her and Derek’s names called as the winners of the Mirror Ball Trophy. “This is amazing!” she managed to say through squeals of excitement and a flurry of celebration. Continue Reading
Kellie Pickler photo by Kristin Barlowe, courtesy of Essential Broadcast Media.
Kellie Pickler, Rascal Flatts and Keith Urban, as well as Lennon and Maisy Stella from ABC’s Nashville are all set to perform as the Grand Ole Opry kicks off its CMA Music Festival Week with two star-studded shows on June 4. Lee Brice and Tyler Farr will perform earlier in the afternoon during an Opry Plaza Party.
Other Opry performances during CMA Music Festival include the celebration of Carrie Underwood’s 5th anniversary as an Opry member on June 7. Mel Tillis and Charley Pride plus many more are also set for the June lineup. Continue Reading
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The Ram Truck brand wrapped up its Road to the Ram Jam all-star country music series, raising $181,731 for charities with the auction of each participating artist’s Ram 1500 Laramie Longhorn truck. The series ended with Easton Corbin’s truck raising $37,101 for the Freedom Alliance Scholarship Fund, which honors Americans in our Armed Forces who have sacrificed life or limb defending our country through college scholarships for their children.
As a part of the Road to the Ram Jam series, five artists, Kellie Pickler, Brantley Gilbert, Billy Currington, Zac Brown Band and Easton Corbin, received a one-year lease on a 2012 Ram 1500 Laramie Longhorn truck. The trucks were auctioned off beginning in late January, with all proceeds benefiting a charity of each artist’s choice. Continue Reading
Kellie Pickler with husband Kyle Jacobs on their wedding day on Jan. 1, 2011 in St. Lucia. Photo courtesy of Joe Buissink.
Kellie Pickler announced on The Ellen DeGeneres Show Friday that she and her dance partner, Derek Hough, will dance the rumba to “Say I Do,” a song written by Kellie’s husband, Kyle Jacobs, during tonight’s “Most Memorable Year”-themed episode of Dancing With The Stars. Kyle will be on hand to perform the song live with the help of the DWTS house band.
“It’s going to be a 100 percent emotional moment, and I’m just hoping I can keep it together,” Kyle said. “Kellie’s doing so well on the show, and she’s having so much fun. The fact that she’s dancing to this song, our song, means so very much to both of us… it honors the love that we have so much.”
When Ellen asked Kellie how Kyle felt about her performing with Derek each week, Kellie had a sweet response. “My husband knows he’s always going to get the last dance,” she said. Dancing With The Stars airs on ABC on Mondays at 8/7c.
Kellie and Kyle were married in a romantic oceanside ceremony January 1, 2011 in St. Lucia. See photos from their wedding as well as the weddings of some of your favorite country stars like Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert, Jake Owen, Eli Young Band and more in our Country Weddings Gallery!
Country music stars sure love Twitter! This week, Carrie Underwood returns to American Idol, Luke Bryan arrives in Vegas for his ACM Awards hosting gig and Kix Brooks sympathizes with Justin Bieber – while Jake Owen offers up relationship advice and Joe Nichols gets in a good laugh. Here are our picks for this week’s Top 10 Country Tweets Of The Week:
Photo courtesy of Twitter.com/carrieunderwood.
Carrie Underwood – CarrieUnderwood: It’s an #Idol overload!
Luke Bryan – LukeBryanOnline: In Vegas. Rut row
Kix Brooks – KixBrooks: I would throw a TV set through a #RitzCarlton window if they ever told me I couldn’t bring my monkey anywhere!!! sorry @justinbieber
Photo courtesy of Twitter.com/kelliepickler.
Kellie Pickler – KelliePickler: May the force be with you!! #TeamKellieDerek @derekhough Continue Reading
Kellie Pickler & Derek Hough compete on ABC’s Dancing With The Stars. Photo by Adam Taylor/ABC via Getty Images.
Kellie Pickler will appear on The Ellen DeGeneres Show today, April 5, with her Dancing With The Stars dance partner Derek Hough. The pair will discuss their determination to bring home the Dancing mirror ball trophy and how they’ve been wowing the judges each week, earning the highest score of the night on Monday’s Prom Night-themed competition. Kellie will also make a very special announcement.
Earlier in the week, Derek told People magazine that he’s been amazed by Kellie’s dancing skills. “She’s got that ability, which for me is so fun to discover,” he said. “It’s wonderful.” Continue Reading
Country music stars sure love Twitter! This week, Kenny Chesney kicks off his No Shoes Nation Tour in Tampa while Tim McGraw goes sightseeing in London. Meanwhile, Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert eagerly await tabloid news on the state of their marriage and Brad Paisley and Kellie Pickler banter over Dancing With The Stars. Here are our picks for this week’s Top 10 Country Tweets Of The Week:
Photo courtesy of Twitter.com/kennychesney.
Kenny Chesney - KennyChesney: Almost go time at @RJStadium.
Blake Shelton – BlakeShelton: @mirandalambert, just read in a tabloid that our marriage is falling apart!
Miranda Lambert – MirandaLambert: @BlakeShelton: Oh no! Can’t wait to read if we make it or not
Photo courtesy of Twitter.com/TheTimMcGraw.
Tim McGraw – TheTimMcGraw: Sightseeing in London! Continue Reading
Kellie Pickler photo courtesy of Essential Broadcast Media.
Kellie Pickler paid a visit to CBS’ The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson Wednesday night to talk about her first competition on ABC’s Dancing With The Stars, spray tans, flying with the Blue Angels and more. She confessed that ballroom dancing isn’t as easy as it looks.
“I love it,” she said. “I’m having a blast. But I’ve never ballroom danced in my life. It’s very hard!” Continue Reading
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Place your bids to win Easton Corbin’s truck! Ram Truck brand is wrapping up its Road to the Ram Jam country music series by holding the last of five charity auctions where each participating artist will auction off their 2012 Ram 1500 Laramie Longhorn truck to benefit a charity of their choice. Fans can bid on Easton’s truck now through March 28.
All proceeds from Easton’s auction will benefit the Freedom Alliance Scholarship Fund, which honors Americans in our Armed Forces who have sacrificed life or limb defending our country by awarding college scholarships to their children. For more information on the charity auction and to bid on Easton’s truck, visit www.ebay.com/roadtoramjam.
“The whole purpose of the auction is to help other people and knowing that the proceeds from the truck will do this – is a great thought,” Easton said. “I definitely encourage my fans to bid on the auction. They get a great truck out of the deal and also provide college scholarships to some well-deserving young people.” Continue Reading