Mel Tillis Recovering After Heart Surgery

Great American Country sends “Get Well Soon” wishes to Country Music Hall of Fame member Mel Tillis, who is recovering in Nashville following heart surgery. Today, Tillis’ daughter Pam Tillis released the following statement on the health status of the music legend: Over the weekend, Daddy required a routine heart procedure. He’s doing fantastic and is expected [...] Read More

2013 Rewind: No. 5 – Country Stars Aid Tornado & Boston Marathon Victims

One of the cornerstones of country music is giving back. When disaster struck in 2013, country’s biggest stars were there to offer their support. When an E5 tornado ripped through Moore, Oklahoma on May 20, 2013, killing 23 people and injuring 377 and leaving the town in ruins, country stars — many of whom hail [...] Read More

Toby Keith’s Oklahoma Benefit Concert Sells Out – Twice

Tickets for Toby Keith’s Oklahoma Twister Relief Concert went on sale Friday, June 21, and sold out in a matter of minutes. Once the event’s details were finalized, organizers released an additional set of tickets which went on sale June 28. Those also sold out in minutes. The show benefiting victims of the Moore, Oklahoma [...] Read More

Carrie Underwood Added to Toby Keith’s Oklahoma Twister Relief Concert

Carrie Underwood, an Oklahoma native, has been added to the lineup for Toby Keith’s Oklahoma Twister Relief Concert set for July 6. Due to her previously-scheduled show at the Grand Ole Opry, Carrie’s performance will air via satellite from the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville to the Gaylord Family-Oklahoma Memorial Stadium in Norman, Oklahoma. [...] Read More

Verizon Wireless to Offer Text-To-Donate During Toby Keith’s Benefit Concert

Verizon Wireless will offer text-to-donate capabilities before, during and after Toby Keith’s Oklahoma Twister Relief Concert, set for July 6 at Gaylord Family Oklahoma Memorial Stadium in Norman, Oklahoma. Supporters can text the keyword REBUILD to 52000 to give an automatic $10 donation to the United Way of Central Oklahoma’s May Tornadoes Relief Fund now [...] Read More