Legal issues continue to plague country legend Randy Travis. Elizabeth Travis -- the singer's ex-wife and manager -- filed a lawsuit last Thursday (April 5) alleging breach of contract in matters pertaining to their post-divorce agreement. You may remember he was arrested a month or so ago for a DUI in Texas.
Randy Houser is finding out how hard it is to be away from his newborn son while he’s on the road. Randy says Jessa sends him videos every day of stuff that he’s doing while dad is gone. On a lighter note, Randy does say he’s a diaper changing pro. He says he’s taching Jessa tricks on diaper changing.
Worried he might lose some of his singing ability, Keith Urban actually emerged from his surgery to remove a polyp and a nodule from his vocal cords with benefits he never imagined. “I think if a football player in their 40s was given their knees back like they were in their early 20s, that’s kind of how I feel right now,” Urban said. “It’s an extraordinary feeling of freedom.”
Here's a way to make Easter weekend extra-unforgettable: Forget the chocolate bunnies and go straight for a marriage proposal instead. That's just what Jake Owen did Saturday night, when he spontaneously got down on one knee during a charity concert in his hometown of Vero Beach, Florida. The lucky gal to receive Owen's offer, girlfriend Lacey Buchanan, was as surprised as the rest of the audience. Jake looked like he surprised himself -- he didn't even have a ring ready when he led her out onstage for the big question. You can go on my morning show page and watch a fan’s video of the proposal. By the way, she said yes.
Charlie Daniels had eye surgery late last week. He told a Nashville TV station over the weekend that the operation was a success because he’ll be able to hit the road next week without his glasses for the first time in 68 years.
Rodney Atkins just got home from 10 days in Afghanistan entertaining our troops. He said, “I came out of Afghanistan saying I will never complain again for the rest of my life after seeing what those men and women do.”
Brantley Gilbert has a fresh tattoo, and it goes all the way down his arm. If you want to see his new ink, you can go to my morning show page at US 963 dot com.
Last Thursday, nearly 600 elementary students at East Tennessee’s Doak Elementary School got a surprise meet and greet with award-winning sibling trio the Band Perry. Though the students didn’t expect the visit, they certainly deserved it. The elementary school, which the Perrys attended when they were young, had just raised more than $40,000 for the American Cancer Society.