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George Strait Announces Final Shows of 2018

George Strait Announces Final Shows of 2018

If you want to catch the “Cowboy” onstage in 2018, you’d better get cracking. George Strait is only scheduled to play a handful of dates this year, including stops in New Orleans, Austin and Tulsa. However, there is good news coming out of George’s camp: he will close out 2018 with two newly announced shows…MORE

George Strait Named “Texan of the Year”

George Strait Named “Texan of the Year”

George Strait will add a Texas-sized honor to his résumé on March 22. The Lone Star State native has been named the “2018 Texan of the Year” by the Texas Legislative Conference. George will be presented with the award on March 22 at the New Braunfels Civic/Convention Center. He will be joining an array of…MORE

George Strait’s Multi-Million Dollar Mansion Is on the Market

George Strait’s Multi-Million Dollar Mansion Is on the Market

Looks like the “King of Country” is selling one of his castles. According to the San Antonio Express-News, George Strait is selling his adobe mansion—The Dominion—in San Antonio, Texas. The 7,925-square-foot home sits on 12.2 acres and features three bedrooms, four full bathrooms, a guest house, infinity pool, 14 fireplaces, sauna, gym, safe room, patio…MORE

Watch George Strait Send His Love and Prayers to 10-Year-Old Girl Battling Cancer

Watch George Strait Send His Love and Prayers to 10-Year-Old Girl Battling Cancer

George Strait posted a video message on the Facebook page of Heroes and Cops Against Childhood Cancer, sending his love to a 10-year-old girl named Bella, who is battling cancer. “Hey, Bella, it’s me, George Strait,” said George in the video. “Hey, darlin’, I heard you weren’t doing so well. I just want you to…MORE

Country Rising: Carrie Underwood, Garth Brooks, George Strait, Reba, Jason Aldean, Sam Hunt & More to Perform at Nashville Hurricane Benefit

Country Rising: Carrie Underwood, Garth Brooks, George Strait, Reba, Jason Aldean, Sam Hunt & More to Perform at Nashville Hurricane Benefit

Some of country music’s biggest stars—including Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley, Garth Brooks, Sam Hunt, Lady Antebellum, Little Big Town, Martina McBride, Reba McEntire, Chris Stapleton, George Strait and Carrie Underwood—will be taking part in a benefit concert to support those affected by the recent hurricanes. The star-studded lineup will perform on Nov. 12 at Nashville’s…MORE

Social Media Roundup: UMG Nashville’s Biggest Jokesters, Brett Eldredge’s Happy Dance, Shania Twain’s London Concert & More

Social Media Roundup: UMG Nashville’s Biggest Jokesters, Brett Eldredge’s Happy Dance, Shania Twain’s London Concert & More

If you don’t have time to comb through social media all day, here’s what you’ve been missing over the last 24 hours or so in the country music world: UMG Nashville shows its appreciation for jokesters. Morgan Evans wishes his fiancé Kelsea Ballerini a happy birthday. Shania Twain shares some clips from her London concert. Drew Baldridge…MORE

George Strait, Blake Shelton & More to Appear on Hurricane Harvey Relief Telethon on Sept. 12

George Strait, Blake Shelton & More to Appear on Hurricane Harvey Relief Telethon on Sept. 12

ABC, CBS, Fox and NBC will team up for a multi-network telethon to benefit those affected by Hurricane Harvey on Sept. 12. The telethon—Hand in Hand: A Benefit for Hurricane Harvey Relief—will feature appearances from Blake Shelton, George Clooney, Jamie Foxx, Beyoncé, Matt Lauer, Matthew McConaughey, Dennis Quaid, Julia Roberts, Barbra Streisand, Oprah Winfrey, Reese…MORE

Watch George Strait Sing “Great Balls of Fire” at Jerry Lee Lewis Tribute + Clips From Chris Stapleton, Toby Keith, Kris Kristofferson & More

Watch George Strait Sing “Great Balls of Fire” at Jerry Lee Lewis Tribute + Clips From Chris Stapleton, Toby Keith, Kris Kristofferson & More

Innovative online music series Skyville Live paid tribute to Jerry Lee Lewis last night (Aug. 24) with performances from George Strait, Toby Keith, Lee Ann Womack, Chris Stapleton, Kris Kristofferson and Waylon Payne. The ivory-tickling Jerry Lee, whose career spans more than 60 years, is responsible for classic tunes such as “Great Balls of Fire,”…MORE

George Strait VIP Experience Up for Auction to Support Daughter’s Memorial Fund

George Strait VIP Experience Up for Auction to Support Daughter’s Memorial Fund

Charitybuzz.com is auctioning off a George Strait VIP experience that includes front-row tickets to two of his upcoming Vegas concerts, two hotel rooms at MGM International Resorts and more. The auction, which has a current bid of $14,333, closes on July 13 at 3 p.m. ET. The funds from the auction will support the Jenifer…MORE

Social Media Mavericks: Which Country Stars Have the Biggest Reach on Social Media?

Social Media Mavericks: Which Country Stars Have the Biggest Reach on Social Media?

We thought it would be interesting to crunch a few numbers to see which country stars have the biggest reach on social media. Taking into account an artist’s total number of Twitter, Facebook and Instagram followers, we compiled a list of the Top 20 country stars with the biggest social media reach. While total Twitter,…MORE

Watch George Strait Ride Away in a New Golf Cart Commercial

Watch George Strait Ride Away in a New Golf Cart Commercial

George Strait may have hung up his saddle when he capped his Cowboy Rides Away Tour in June 2014, but King George rides again—only this time it’s in a new all-electric Garia Golf Cart. If you want to cruise the course in style like King George, you’ll need some of that Strait cash. The luxury…MORE

65-Year Reign

65-Year Reign

Happy 65th birthday to George Strait. The King was born on May 18, 1952, in Poteet, Texas.MORE

George Strait Adds New Trophy to His Case: Texas State Musician of the Year

George Strait Adds New Trophy to His Case: Texas State Musician of the Year

Over his 35-plus-year career, George Strait has pretty much seen and done it all. The five-time Entertainer of the Year has sold more than 70-million albums, earned 60 No. 1 singles and was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2006. King George’s trophy case is full, to say the least, but the…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).