Watch GAC’s Exclusive Special, Backstory: Jason Aldean

“He has an uncanny ability to know what his audience wants to hear,” says Rascal Flatts’ Jay DeMarcus of Jason Aldean in Backstory: Jason Aldean premiering Thursday, September 27, 8 p.m./ET on Great American Country (GAC). Jay, along with Jason’s manager, producer, wife, band, publicist, agent and label executive help tell the story of the [...] Read More

Kenny Chesney Gets Personal & Shares Never Before Seen Photos in Backstory: Kenny Chesney

“It was literally like the hand of God going, ‘Okay, this is why you can’t play sports anymore,’” says Kenny Chesney when he redirected his drive and ambition from sports to music as a college freshman. Backstory: Kenny Chesney, premiering Thursday, July 12 at 10 p.m. Eastern on GAC, tells Kenny’s remarkable story — through [...] Read More

Joe Nichols Discusses Abuse & Addiction on GAC’s Backstory

From the outside, country star Joe Nichols appears to have it all: multi-platinum-selling career, loving wife and newborn baby daughter. But Joe’s journey from childhood to fatherhood was anything but idyllic and for the first time, the Grammy-nominated artist shares the full story of an abuse-filled childhood, his ongoing struggles with alcoholism and how he [...] Read More

Joe Nichols & Wife Welcome First Child

Congratulations to Joe Nichols and his wife, Heather, who are the proud parents of a daughter, Dylan River Nichols, born April 17, 2012! This is the first child for the couple, who married in 2007. Mother and child are doing fine, according to Dad. “Our prayers have been answered,” said Heather. “We went through years [...] Read More

Alan Jackson Opens Up to GAC on Dec. 22

Alan Jackson isn’t known for being talkative. In fact, the shy superstar rarely does interviews. That’s why you don’t want to miss our exclusive new special, Backstory: Alan Jackson, premiering this Thursday, Dec. 22 at 10/9c! Alan and his wife Denise sat down for a rare open and candid chat about his remarkable career, as [...] Read More