Lauren Hoffman Blogs

Dustin Lynch Inducted Into the Grand Ole Opry

Dustin Lynch was inducted into the Grand Ole Opry Tuesday night (September 18). The singer-songwriter was welcomed into the Opry family by country legend, Reba McEntire . Lynch was surprised on stage by Trace Adkins earlier this summer with the news of his induction. The "Good Girl" singer joins a... Read More

Chris Young Partners With Military Warriors Support Foundation

Chris Young resumed his 2018 Losing Sleep World Tour earlier this month while also partnering with the Military Warriors Support Foundation . The country star recognized two Purple Heart recipients during his show in Tulsa, Oklahoma September 15. Young presented the wounded heroes each with keys to... Read More

Garth Brooks Sells 85,000 Tickets for Notre Dame Show

Garth Brooks is gearing up for the first-ever concert to take place at Notre Dame stadium October 20 and it's sold out. Tickets went on sale today for the South Bend, Indiana show and 85,000 were sold in less than three hours. The country icon made the announcement back in July with Notre Dame's... Read More

Sturgill Simpson Opens up on Start to Country Music Career

Sturgill Simpson has come a long way since the early days of his music career. The singer-songwriter appeared on Late Night with Seth Meyers Monday night (September 17) to discuss his first gig in New York and more. Five years ago, Simpson kick started his journey to become a country singer. While... Read More

Thomas Rhett Announces "Sixteen" as Next Single

Thomas Rhett has announced "Sixteen" as his next single. The country superstar's latest release is featured on his 2017 platinum-certified album, Life Changes . The 28-year-old co-wrote "Sixteen" along with Sean Douglas and Joe Spargur . It follows Rhett's previously released No.1 tracks including... Read More

Jake Owen Unveils "Barefoot Blue Jean Night" Live Recording

Jake Owen 's "Barefoot Blue Jean Night" was the fastest rising single of his career. The country star released the song in 2011 as the title-track to his third studio album, Barefoot Blue Jean Night . The 37-year-old's smash hit continues to be a fan-favorite at all of his tour stops throughout the... Read More

Dolly Parton and Sia Join Forces for "Here I Am"

Netflix has acquired the film Dumplin' which will be released worldwide later this year. The soundtrack for the project was introduced today with a song called "Here I Am" recorded by Dolly Parton and Sia . Parton self-penned "Here I Am" which was originally released on her 1971 album, Coat of Many... Read More