Kelsey tapped to coach Winthrop men’s basketball team

Winthrop officials announced Thursday the hiring of former Xavier University assistant basketball coach Pat Kelsey to lead the men’s team. In a release Thursday, Winthrop Athletics Director Tom Hickman said Kelsey emerged as a dynamic and energetic leader who has had a rich background in working for and learning from highly successful coaches. “We were [...] Read More

Kenny Chesney Reveals New Album Cover

Kenny Chesney has revealed the title and cover art for his new album, Welcome To The Fishbowl, out June 19 on BNA Records. The news comes as Kenny gears up for the Academy of Country Music Awards on Sunday, April 1, for which he has more nominations than any artist this year. Kenny will be joined onstage [...] Read More

Special Duets Planned for ACM Awards

The Academy of Country Music announced today that Kenny Chesney & Tim McGraw, Blake Shelton & Lionel Richie, Rascal Flatts & Steve Martin, and Toby Keith with surprise Las Vegas guest performers are set to perform a variety of special duets and collaborations at the 47th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards. The ceremony, which [...] Read More

Martina McBride Looks to the Future

Martina McBride released her first album 20 years ago. Since then, she’s had No. 1 songs and platinum albums, headlined her own tours, and won just about every major award she could win, including ACM Female Vocalist of the Year three times, for which she’s nominated again this year. With so many accomplishments under her belt, [...] Read More

Reba McEntire Makes a Very Important Pit Stop

Reba is heading to Las Vegas to co-host Sunday’s ACM Awards with Blake Shelton, but before she lands in Sin City, she has a pit stop to make in Birmingham. Her son, Shelby Blackstock, a rising race car driver, will be driving for Roush Performance on GRAND-AM Racing’s Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge circuit at [...] Read More