Country Christmas!

Here's your guide for the ultimate country music Christmas!

Cheers, It's Christmas by Blake Shelton
(wiki)

Now That's What I Call Country Christmas! by Various Artists
(amazon)

Bluegrass & White Snow: A Mountain Christmas by Patty Loveless
(amazon)

Joy to the World by Faith Hill
(adoremusbooks)

On This Winter's Night by Lady Antebellum
(amazon)

Christmas With Nashville by the Nashville cast
(amazon)

Once Upon a Christmas by Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers
(dollyparton)

White Christmas by Martina McBride
(wiki)

Light of the Stable by Emmylou Harris
(amazon)

The Classic Christmas Album by Elvis Presely 
(amazon)

A Rocky Mountain Christmas by John Denver
(amazon)

Christmas Time Down South by the Charlie Daniels Band 
(amazon)

A Carolina Christmas by the Marshall Tucker Band
(amazon)

A Merry Little Christmas by Lady Antebellum
(amazon)

A Honky Tonk Christmas by Alan Jackson
(genius)

Christmas Strait To You by George Strait
(musictoday)

All I Want for Christmas is a Real Good Tan by Kenny Chesney
(amazon)

The King's Gift by Trace Adkins
(amazon)

Christmas by Brad Paisley
(amazon)

Christmas in the Country by Various Artists
(amazon)

Country Christmas Eve
(oaksdiscography)

The Spirit of Christmas by Michael W. Smith and Friends
(amazon)

Christmas the Cowboy Way by Riders in the Sky
(amazon)

A Traditional Christmas by Joe Nichols
(allmusic)

The Season for Romance by Lee Ann Womack
(rhapsody)

Beyond the Season by Garth Brooks
(drew-fuller)

Country Artist of the Week: George Jones

(americanmembers (foxnews)

Birthday: September 12th, 1931
Years Active in the Military: 3 years, United States Marine Corps.
Hometown: Saratoga, Texas
Most Popular Album: I Am What I Am
Most Popular Song: "The Grand Tour"
Quote: "There's nothing prettier in the world than a melody. I can get lost in a song with a melody. A lot of times I have, and the song wasn't that good, but I would get lost in that melody, and I'd want to do the song."

Country Artist of the Week: Kris Kristofferson

(pinterest) (musicscene.ie)

Birthday: June 22nd, 1936
Years Active in the Military: United States Army
Hometown: Brownsville, Tennessee
Most Popular Album: Kristofferson
Most Popular Song: "Sunday Morning Coming Down"
Quote: "If God made anything better than women, I think he kept it for himself."

Country Artist of the Week: Craig Morgan

(blog.gactv)

Birthday: July 17th, 1964
Years Active in the Military: 10 years active and 7 years in the reserves, United States Army
Hometown: Kingston Springs, Tennessee
Most Popular Album: This Ole Boy
Most Popular Song: "Little Bit of Life"
Quote: "I think (redneck) used to be considered a derogatory term, but not anymore. Now it's considered more of a lifestyle than anything."

Country Artist of the Week: Jamey Johnson

(blog.uso.org)

Birthday: July 14th, 1975
Years of Service in the Military: 8 years, United States Marine Corps. 
Hometown: Enterprise, Alabama
Most Popular Album: That Lonesome Song
Most Popular Song: "In Color"
Quote: "I don't stand in anybody else's way of accomplishing their dreams, and I don't like people standing in my way, either. That seems like a hostile thing to do."

ON TOUR: A GUIDE TO 2015'S COUNTRY MUSIC'S BIGGEST STAR'S TOUR DATES SUMMER EDITION (PART 3)

Chris Young
(buy tickets here)
(gactv.com)
June 18th- Trail Ends Concert Park (Sheridan, WY) 
June 20th- Moondance Festival (Walker, MN) 
June 25th- Innsbrook Pavilion (Glen Allen, VA) 
June 26th- Big Barrel Country Festival (Dover, DE) 
June 27th- Whitaker Bank Ballpark (Lexington, KY) 
July 2nd- Fair St. Louis (St. Louis, MO) 
July 4th- Buffalo Hill Village (Varysburg, NY) 
July 5th- Three Rivers Regatta (Pittsburgh, PA) 
July 9th- Country Concert at Hickory Hill Lakes (Ft. Laramie, OH) 
July 10th- Centennial Terrace (Sylvania, OH)
July 11th- Windy City Smokeout (Chicago, IL)
July 12th- Hodag Country Festival (Rhinelander, WI)
July 16th- Theater at Westbury (Westbury, NY)
July 17th- Sherman Summer Stage at Mr. Airy Casino (Mt. Pocono, PA)
July 18th- Indian Ranch (Webster, MA)
July 19th- Provident Bank Park (Pomona, NY) 
July 24th- Guthrie's River Ruckus (Guthrie Center, IA) 
July 25th- Coldspring Brewing Company (Cold Spring, MN) 
July 31st- Big Valley Jamboree (Camrose, AB)  
August 1st- Rockin' River Music Festival (Merritt, BC)
August 2nd- Gorge Amphitheater (Quincy, WA)
August 7th- Bootheel Rodeo (Sikestone, MO)
August 8th- Wisconsin State Fair Park (West Allis, WI)
August 13th- Pacific Amphitheater (Costa Mesa, CA) 
August 14th- Emerald Queen Casino (Tacma, WA)
August 16th- Willamette Country Music Festival (Brownsville, OR)
August 20th- Motor Mile Speedway (Radford, VA)
August 21st- Pancho Villa Pavilion (Fredericksburg, VA)
August 22nd- Cuyahoga Country Fairgrounds (Berea, OH)
August 27th- Genesee County Fair (Mount Morris, MI)
August 28th- Emmet-Charlevoix County Fair (Petoskey, MI)
August 29th- City of Elizabethtown Summer Concert (Elizabethtown, KY)
August 30th- Hulman Center at Indiana State University (Terre Haute, IN)

Jason Aldean
(buy tickets here)
(metrolyrics.com)
June 20th- Lambeau Field (Green Bay, WI) 
June 27th- CenturyLink Field (Seattle, WA)  
July 9th- RBC Royal Bank Blyesfest (Ottawa, ON) 
July 11th- Scotiabank Saddledome (Caligary, AB) 
July 12th- Craven Country Jamboree (Craven, SK)
July 17th- First Midwest Bank Amphitheater (Tinley Park, IL)
July 18th & 19th- Target Field (Minneapolis, MN)  
July 24th- California Mid-State Fair (Paso Robles, CA)
July 25th- Rose Bowl (Pasadena, CA)
August 1st- Arrowhead Stadium (Kansas City, MO)
August 8th- Sports Authority Field at Mile High (Denver, CO)
August 13th- Darien Lake Performing Arts Center (Darien Center, NY)
August 14th- Delaware Junction Festival (Harrington, DE)
August 15th- MetLifeStadium (East Rutherford, NJ)
August 21st- Klipsch Music Center (Indianapolis, IN)
August 22nd- Hollywood Casino Amphitheater (St. Louis, MO)
August 23rd- Riverbend Music Center (Cincinnati, OH)
August 28th & 29th- Gillette Stadium (Foxborough, MA)
September 3rd- Farm Bureau Live (Virginia Beach, VA)
September 4th- PNC Music Pavilion (Charlotte, NC)
September 5th- Walnut Creek Amphitheater (Raleigh, NC)
September 10th- The Pavilion at Montage Mountain (Scranton, PA)
September 11th- First Niagara Pavilion (Pittsburgh, PA)
September 12th- Jiffy Lube Live (Washington, DC)
September 17th- Molson Amphitheater (Toronto, ON)
September 18th- DTE Energy Music Theater (Clarkston, MI)
September 19th- Blossom Music Center (Cleveland, OH)
September 24th- United Supermarkets Arena (Lubbock, TX)
September 25th- Pan American Center (Las Cruces, NM)
September 26th- Rogers Arena (Vancouver, BC)

Shania Twain
(buy tickets here)
(billboard.com)
June 15th- MTS Centre (Winnipeg, Canada)
June 19th & 20th- Budweiser Gardens (London, Canada) 
June 22nd- First Ontario Centre (Hamilton, Canada)
June 24th & 25th- Air Canada Centre (Toronto, Canada)
June 27th- Wesley Clover Field (Nepean, Canada)
June 28th- Cente Bell (Montreal, Canada)
June 30th- Madison Square Garden (New York, NY)
July 1st- Nassau Coliseum (Uniondale, NY)
July 3rd- Mohegan Sun Arena (Uncasville, CT)
July 7th- Prudential Center (Newark, NJ)
July 8th- TD Garden (Boston, MA)
July 10th- Consol Energy Center (Pittsburgh, PA)
July 11th- Van Andel Arena (Grand Rapids, MI)
July 13th- Bankers Life Fieldhouse (Indianapolis, IN)
July 15th- Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena (Jacksonville, FL)
July 16th- American Airlines Arena (Miami, FL)
July 18th- Bon Secours Wellness Arena (Greenville, SC)
July 19th- Time Warner Cable Arena (Charlotte, NC)
July 21st- Verizon Center (Washington, DC)
July 22nd- Wells Fargo Center (Philadelphia, PA)
July 25th- Palace of Auburn Hills (Auburn Hills, MI)
July 26th- I Wireless Center (Moline, IL)
July 28th- Target Center (Minneapolis, MN)
July 29th- Allstate Arena (Rosemont, IL)
July 31st- Bridgestone Arena (Nashville, TN)
August 1st- Philips Arena (Atlanta, GA)
August 3rd- KFC Yum! Center (Louisville, KY)
August 4th- Scottrade Center (St. Louis, MO)
August 6th- Wells Fargo Arena (Des Moines, IA)
August 7th- Sprint Center (Kansas City, MO)
August 9th- Frank Erwin Center (Austin, TX)
August 10th- Chesapeake Energy Arena (Oklahoma City, OK)
August 14th- Pepsi Center (Denver, CO)
August 15th- Energy Solutions Arena (Salt Lake City, UT)
August 17th- SAP Center (San Jose, CA) 
August 19th- Honda Center (Anaheim, CA)
August 20th- Staples Center (Los Angeles, CA)
August 22nd- Valley View Casino Center (San Diego, CA)
August 23rd- Save Mart Center (Fresno, CA)
September 12th- Spokane Arena (Spokane, WA)
September 13th- Moda Center at the Rose Quarter (Portland, OR)

LeAnn Rimes
(buy tickets here)
(usatoday.com)
June 13th- Wild Adventures Theme Park (Valdosta, GA)
June 26th- Bud Country Fever (Grande Prairie, AB)
June 27th- Canadian Rockies International Rodeo & Music Festival (Strathmore, AB)
June 28th- St. Louis Pride Festival (St. Louis, MO) 
July 3rd- Moapa Palute Travel Plaza (Moapa, NV)
July 31st- Hollywood Casino (Charles Town, WV)
August 2nd- Caesars Atlantic City (Atlantic City, NJ)
August 13th- All Ohio Balloon Festival (Marysville, OH)
August 22nd- Embarcadero Marina Park South (San Diego, CA)
August 23rd- Davies Symphony Hall (San Francisco, CA)
September 11th- Sandy Amphitheater (Sandy, UT)

Kellie Pickler
(buy tickets here)
(wikipedia.com)
June 26th- Roswell Park Celebration of Hope (Buffalo, NY)
June 27th- Trump Taj Mahal Etess Arena (Atlantic City, NJ) 
July 2nd- Surf Ballroom (Clear Lake, IA)
July 3rd- Summerfest 2015 (Milwaukee, WI)
July 4th- Naperville Ribfest (Naperville, IL)
July 10th- Bottle and Cork (Dewey Beach, DE)
July 11th- New England Country Music Festival (Potsmouth, NH)
July 18th- PeakFest 2015 (Cortland, NY)
July 22nd- North Dakota State Fair (Minot, ND)
August 16th- Andy Williams Moon River Theater (Branson, MO)
August 22nd- Scioto Downs Racino (Columbus, OH)
September 5th- Gulf Coast Jam (Panama City Beach, FL)

Loretta Lynn
(buy tickets here)
(billboard.com)
June 26th- FM Kirby Center (Wilkes-Barre, PA)
June 27th- Big Barrel Country Music Festival (Dover, DE)
July 4th- Remembering Conway: Loretta Lynn and Friends (Hurricane Mills, TN)
July 10th- Plaza Theater (Glasgow, KY)
July 17th & 18th- Gold Strike Casino Millennium Theater (Tunica, MS)
August 7th- Holland Performing Arts Center (Omaha, NE) 
August 8th- Prairie Band Casino & Resort (Mayetta, KS)
August 22nd- South Short Music Circus (Cohasset, MA)
August 23rd- Cape Cod Melody Tent (Hyannis, MA)
August 24th- American Music Theater (Lancaster, PA)
September 5th- Loretta Lynn Ranch (Hurricane Mills, TN)
September 12th & 13th- Loretta Lynn Gospel Festival (Hurricane Mills, TN)
September 26th- Watermelon Park Fest (Berryville, VA) 

Sexy Southern Star Studs: Which Male Country Artist Would be Your Valentine?

Which sexy southern gentleman would serenade you this Valentine's Day? Take this quiz and find out. Keep track of your answers and tally them up at the end.

 

Question 1:
What does he pick you up in?

A. Muddied blue pick up
B. Limo
C. Jeep
D. Red Suburban

Question 2:
What's he wearing?

A. Blue jeans, but no shirt (who could cover up muscles like those?)
B. Black button up
C. Redneck Couture tee
D. Plaid shirt

Question 3:
What kind of bouquet did he get you?

A. Beer Cans
B. Daisies
C. Tulips
D. Roses

Question 4:
Where does he take you for dinner?

A. The beach
B. His place for a candlelit meal that he's prepared
C. Karaoke bar 
D. The Mellow Mushroom Pizza Joint

Question 5:
What's he drinkin?

A. A shot of whiskey
B. Sweet tea
C. Beer
D. Rum and Coke

Question 6:
He wants to serenade you. What's he play?

A. Guitar. Amp and everything.
B. He sings, duh.
C. Drums
D. Acoustic Guitar

Question 7:
The evening has come to an end! What does he say to you to get a kiss goodnight?

A. "If you wanna then we're gonna girl. I hope you're gonna wanna tonight."
B. "Girl I know I don’t know you, but your pretty little eyes so blue, are pulling me in."
C. "Slide on over, let me hold you close and tell you everything I'm thinking."
D. "Hey, pretty girl, won't you look my way. Love's in the air tonight, bet you could make this ol' boy stay."

 Mostly As
Chase Rice!

(survivorsucks.yuku.com)                       (pinterest.com)

Mostly Bs
Luke Bryan ;)
(onenation.livenation.com)                                             (imgfave.com)

Mostly Cs
Thomas Rhett

(tinroofcolumbia.tunestub.com)                                   (glamour.com)

Mostly Ds
Kip Moore

(nem-ent.com)                                           (cmt.com)

Who did you get?!