In all of his past performances, Hoot sang tracks that were recorded by male artists…
“I’ve been waiting 26 years to meet this wonderful lady and to tell her thank you,” he wrote. “I’m publicly telling this story because she is far too classy and modest to ever mention it.”
For the first time in 11 years, Carrie Underwood will host the CMA Awards without Brad Paisley by her side. On Monday (August 19), the CMA announced that while Underwood would be returning to host its 2019 awards ceremony, Paisley would not. But Underwood won’t be left to host the whole show on her own. […] More
A Great Honor Long ago, Reba McEntire was tapped as the host of the Country Music Hall of Fame’s 2019 inductee announcement. As a member of the HOF herself, McEntire seemed like the perfect pick for the occasion. Over the past couple years, iconic artists such as Garth Brooks and Vince Gill have welcomed the […] More
For the second time in as many weeks, Reba McEntire has been forced to postpone a concert due to illness. On March 8, McEntire shared on social media that her show scheduled at Parx Casino in Bensalem, Pennsylvania, was postponed due to her having laryngitis. The show was rescheduled for March 16. But, unfortunately Reba’s […] More
Kelly Clarkson sang “Fancy” while Reba McEntire was one of the honorees at the 2018 Kennedy Center Honors.
This year at the 41st annual celebration of the arts, the Kennedy Center recognized some amazing people and all their hard work. Each of the honorees has brought something uniquely special to the music world; leaving an unforgettable mark. One of these honorees being country music icon, Reba McEntire. The artists were honored by their fellow talented […] More
Reba: Country’s Queen Of TV On top of being one of country music’s most iconic figures, Reba McEntire is an accomplished actress. Over the years she has starred on the theater stage and in films, but is perhaps most recognizable for her work on television. Over the course of her career, McEntire has starred in […] More
She’s been asked to perform at CMA Country Christmas in the past.
Some of country music’s biggest names joined forces at the Grand Ole Opry House Monday night (December 10) to ring in the holiday season. The CMA Country Christmas show featured host Reba McEntire, Dan + Shay, Brad Paisley, Martina McBride, Amy Grant, legendary crooner Tony Bennett, violinist extraordinaire Lindsey Stirling, and more. One of the […] More
In the 73 years since its release, it has become a Christmas standard and was originally written about all the people who are unable to be home for Christmas.
Since it kicked off in 2010, the CMA Country Christmas special has welcomed a rotating cast of performers. The one constant was always the host, Sugarland‘s Jennifer Nettles. But after seven years of hosting the holiday special, Nettles stepped down in 2017. She was replaced by Reba McEntire, who seemed like a fitting choice for […] More