Country music stars sure love Twitter! This week, Joe Bonsall of the Oak Ridge Boys, Loretta Lynn and Dierks Bentley pay tribute to the late Earl Scruggs, Sara Evans and Carrie Underwood prep for the ACM Awards, Martina McBride gives a special birthday shout out to her daughter and Jake Owen hangs with Jay Leno. Here are our picks for the Top 10 Country Tweets Of The Week.
Photo courtesy of Twitter.com/joebonsall.
Joe Bonsall of the Oak Ridge Boys – JoeBonsall: Ban-Joey and EARL
Loretta Lynn – The_LorettaLynn: My love and prayers go out to the Scruggs family. Earl was in my book the best banjo picker in the world. He will be missed. Loretta
Dierks Bentley – DierksBentley: Lost one of the pillars of bluegrass music and country music today. rest in peace #earlscruggs! thanks for a lifetime of music to listen to!
Photo courtesy of Twitter.com/SavannahGuthrie.
Savannah Guthrie of The Today Show – SavannahGuthrie: Lionel Richie is here!!! Fiesta. Forever. @todayshow
Carrie Underwood – CarrieUnderwood: Helloooooo Las Vegas! It’s good to be back! Got my dresses and I’m ready to get my #ACM on!
Sara Evans – SaraEvansMusic: Oh my gosh! I’m so scared. My slit in my skirt is SO high! I’m gonna have to #angelinajolie my leg just to make it work. #ACMs
Photo courtesy of Twitter.com/barefootjake.
Jake Owen – JakeOwen: Gangsters…
Little Big Town – LBTMusic: Flavor Flav is sitting in front of me on a plane. At some point on this flight I must yell FLAVOR FLAV!!! It’s going to happen… Jimi
Martina McBride – MartinaMcBride: Happy Birthday to my beautiful, sweet, kind, talented, funny daughter. You are beautiful on the inside and out. I love you Emma. You are my heart.
Photo courtesy of Twitter.com/CharlieDaniels.
Charlie Daniels – CharlieDaniels: 47 years and holding