Author Archives: Nick Krewen

Country Weekly 2001-01-23 Life in the Slow Lane: Hank Williams, Jr. Shifts Into Daddy Gear

Country Weekly 2001-01-23 Life in the Slow Lane: Hank Williams, Jr. Shifts Into Daddy Gear

On his spacious Tennessee farm, two hours outside Nashville, Hank Williams Jr. looks over his acres of picture-postcard forest. “This is paradise,” he declares. Hank chuckles as he watches his 3-year-old son, Sam, run around with Rascal, the family Labrador retriever. Wife Mary Jane has briefly disappeared into the lakeshore log cabin. The only member…MORE

Shania Twain: Angel of Mercy Feeds Thousands of Hungry Kids

Shania Twain: Angel of Mercy Feeds Thousands of Hungry Kids

Originally published in the January 25, 2000 issue of Country Weekly magazine. How the big heart of Shania Twain – who’s never forgotten her humble roots – feeds thousands of hungry kids. For too many years, young Shania Twain experienced the pangs of hunger. Now she’s engaging a war against it. “My whole childhood, my…MORE

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill: Country’s Leading Lovebirds

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill: Country’s Leading Lovebirds

Originally published in the October 05, 1999 issue of Country Weekly magazine. No wonder they called it the “Spontaneous Combustion” tour. By the time the dust had settled from the wildly successful 1996-1997 outing, headliner Tim McGraw and his opening act, Faith Hill, were husband and wife, and the explosion of their love resulted in a…MORE

Shania Twain is Big News In Her Small Canada Hometown of Timmins, Ontario

Originally published in the December 12, 1995 issue of Country Weekly magazine. The local paper can’t write enough stories about her. “Some weeks we were running a story every day,” said Dave McGee, managing editor of the Timmins Daily Press, which reports on the Northern Ontario town. “She’s held in pretty high esteem, sort of…MORE

Hot Newcomer Shania Twain Revisits Canadian Resort That Started Her Career

Originally published in the March 7,1995 issue of Country Weekly magazine.  Singer Shania Twain, on the brink of stardom, decided it could wait a day. Family ‑‑ and a triumphant return to the resort that rescued her career ‑‑ came first. Shortly before the release of her new album, *The Woman in Me*, Shania made…MORE

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Rose Colored

Rose Colored

Maggie Rose will drop her new album, Change the Whole Thing, on Sept. 21, with upcoming tour stops in Nashville (Sept. 26) and Atlanta (Sept. 27).