A statement posted to Lambert’s official website reads: “Due to overextending her voice, Miranda has been placed on vocal rest. Critically acclaimed singer/songwriter and country star Josh Thompson has been selected as the NRA Country Artist of the Month for July.
He joins some of country music’s biggest artists including Trace Adkins, Rodney Atkins, Lee Brice, Montgomery Gentry, Justin Moore, Craig Morgan, Sunny Sweeney, Gretchen Wilson, and TV personality Storme Warren, who have teamed up…
Known best for her southern rock-driven country hits “Here for the Party” and her signature "Redneck Woman," Wilson re-entered the music scene with her late 2016 single, “Rowdy.” A near homage to her two smash singles, “Rowdy” even references the tracks in the second verse: Wilson explains the inspiration for her latest anthem.“I was at home either mowing or weed eating, something in the backyard, just trying to think of a song title that I could hit hard with,” Wilson says.
“I knew I needed the first single to be reminiscent of what fans liked and remembered about me and hopefully still want to hear.
It just wasn’t the focus.“I’ve had a lot of success with just straight-up rock songs, but [the new album] is typical of what I’ve always done,” Wilson says.
“I have these three sides of me and even all the way back to that first album [2004’s ], there’s a rocking rowdy side, a traditional country side and an almost Jackson Browne, Eagles, middle of the road side of me.
The “Fastest Girl In Town” singer was forced to cancel this weekend’s show due to illness.Following ‘The 48th Annual CMA Awards,’ we’ve compiled our picks for best and worst dressed from the red carpet. It’s “Country Music’s Biggest Night” and the stars did not disappoint on the red carpet prior to “The 48th Annual CMA Awards! Recognized worldwide as the “greatest living country singer,” George Jones represented everything about Country Music and was loved by fellow artists, musicians, producers, publishers, songwriters, video directors and industry executives.Some, like Danielle Bradbery and Brett Eldredge, pulled off hits, while others, such as Jason Aldean and Gretchen Wilson, were major misses. ” In true Nashville form, we saw everything from jeans and cowboy boots to big hair (we’re looking at you, Kacey Musgraves! On November 22nd, Nashville and beyond will honor the music legend with an all-star tribute, the date that George was to perform the… The 10-song cd will include a mix of traditional carols, holiday favorites and a few future classics.I’m ready to get rowdy.”Wilson then rushed into her house, picked up her acoustic guitar and started jamming a four-on-the-floor riff congruent to her former hits.She later brought the song to a writing session with pals Shane Minor and Trent Tomlinson, and by the end of that day, “Rowdy” was written and ready.