Mom-to-be RaeLynn celebrated her baby girl with a baby shower over the weekend. She also took that opportunity to reveal that she and husband, Josh Davis, have decided to name her Daisy Rae. She says they agreed on the name right away. The baby shower featured lots of daisy-themed decor. RaeLynn says that she's been turning to her fellow country industry moms for support and advice.
Toby Keith has expanded his Country Comes to Town Tour into mid-October, with one date in December to wrap it up. He has already played several shows this year. Toby is also part of a new song by Brantley Gilbert. "The Worst Country Song of All Time" features Brantley, Toby and Hardy.
Brooks & Dunn will be touring together again for the first time in ten years when the Reboot 2021 Tour launches in September. They have added seven dates to the original ten dates. Travis Tritt and Elvie Shane will be joining them on the road.
Brett Eldredge has announced that he will launch his Good Day Tour September 16. He has 21 shows booked, and Morgan Evans will be the opening act. Brett will take the tour to Europe in May of 2022. "The Good Day Tour will by far be the most appreciative and grateful experience of my career because I miss playing music so much," says Brett. "The Good Day Tour is going to bring a lot of joy to people, and one of those especially being me, because I cannot wait. We're gonna show the world what it feels like to be alive again, and I'm gonna kiss that stage when I walk on it every night, because there's nothing like it and I'll never let it go."
Clint Black and Lisa Hartman Black will embark on their Mostly Hits & The Mrs. Tour later this year. The couple, who have been married for 30 years, recently appeared on The Masked Singer disguised as the Snow Owls. In 1999, they had a number one hit on Billboard's Hot Country Songs charts with their duet "When I Say I Do." That song also won them an ACM Award for Vocal Event of the Year. Their tour will kick off November 18th and will wrap up Valentine's Day in New Orleans.
Midland's Mark Wystrach will play the part of Gary S. Paxton in the upcoming movie, The Eyes of Tammy Faye. It tells the story of Tammy Faye Messner (formerly Bakker), who rose and fell from fame. She started her rise on the PTL Club alongside her then-husband Jim Bakker. Tammy Faye later went on to become an author and recording artist. Gary S. Paxton was a Grammy award winning producer and recording artist who was rumoured to have had an affair with Tammy Faye, and was accused of driving a wedge between her and Jim Bakker. The film is set for release on September 17th.
The Macy's 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular is returning this year. It will air at 8pm on NBC. Reba McEntire revealed on Instagram that she will be part of the entertainment lineup. This year's theme is "The Hero Within," honouring those who worked on the frontlines of the pandemic.
It sounds like Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani's wedding could be taking place soon. Over the weekend, Gwen shared a picture from her bridal shower. They have said that they wanted to get married this summer, before it was time for him to get back to work on The Voice.