Christina Aguilera goes country for a new acting gig; Reba's latest album... and, Little Big Town's Kimberly Schlapman gets cookin'...
FOX News Radio Entertainment Correspondent, Michelle Pollino has the scoop on the Country music stars making headlines this week:
I'm Michelle Pollino.
Looks like Blake Shelton has turned "The Voice's" Christina Aguilera into a country fan. The pop singer has signed on for a multi-episode appearance on ABC's "Nashville." People magazine reporting she'll play the familiar role of a pop superstar, but one who comes to the Music City and realizes her heart is really in country.
Reba McEntire's latest album 'Love Somebody,' is her first for the newly formed Nash Icon Records, and it features 14 songs from familiar songwriters like Brandy Clark, Shane McAnally, Sam Hunt, Rhett Akins and Lori McKenna. And, Jennifer Nettles provides guest vocals on "Enough." McEntire shared the news with friends on her website. 'Love Somebody' will be released April 14th.
Also out April 14th, Kimberly Schlapman from Little Big Town cooks it up on stage and in the kitchen and, will be sharing some of her favorite recipes in a new cookbook called, 'Oh Gussie! Cooking and Visiting in Kimberly's Southern Kitchen.'
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