Brad Paisley takes on a TV role, Jennifer Nettles releases her new solo album, Rosanne Cash drops new music and Keith Urban is back to judging “American Idol”.
FOX News Radio Entertainment Correspondent Sabrina Sabbagh has the scoop on the Country music stars making headlines this week:
I’m Sabrina Sabbagh.
There are a lot of new albums out and Jennifer Nettles has the most anticipated.
Nettles: “I don’t wanna be ‘that girl’…” (song)
“That Girl” is the Sugarland singer’s first solo project and she co-wrote all but one of the 11 songs on the album. Bob Seger’s “Like A Rock”.
Nettles: “Nothing ever got to me like a rock…” (song)
Also out with new music– Mary Chapin Carpenter with “Songs From The Movie” and Rosanne Cash delivers “The River & The Thread”.
Cash: “A stone is not a mountain, but a river runs through me…” (song)
Brad Paisley is headed back to ABC’s hit series “Nashville.” He’ll play himself in the January 29th episode as he inducts Hayden Panettiere’s character into the Grand Ole Opry. His wife, Actress Kimberly Williams Paisley, also stars on the show.
And in other Country crossover TV news, “American Idol” is back.
American Idol: “Is the next American Idol in this crowd?” (cheering)
With Keith Urban back on the judging panel along with Jennifer Lopez and Harry Connick Jr.
That’s FOX Country from FOX News Radio.
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