In a recent television interview, Shania Twain was asked about rapper Post Malone dancing to her performance of "Man! I Feel Like a Woman" at the AMA's. "That's so cute. I mean, that's adorable!" she said after watching video footage. This isn't the first time that Post has shown his love for Shania. When he appeared on Jimmy Fallon, he revealed that he plays a lot of Shania's music while getting ready for shows. When she was asked if she would consider a duet, Shania responded, saying, "Oh, I've written a song for us already. He doesn't know it yet. He knows now! So, Post, I have a song for us." He is know for his unexpected collaborations and duets.
Brothers Osborne were the halftime entertainment for the Detroit Lions vs. the Chicago Bears game on Thanksgiving, but ran into some technical difficulties just seconds into their performance. They had just started the first verse of "Stay a Little Longer", when a power outage brought the show to a halt, much to the disappointment of the crowd. After a few minutes, power was back and Brothers Osborne were able to continue their show. The Lions issued a statement later. "At the start of today's Thanksging Day Classic halftime show at Ford Field, parts of the stadium lost power due to an outside utility failure. Though it was quickly restored, the sound system transmitter required two minutes to reset and reconnect," the statement explained. "We appreciate the patience and support of our fans and thank Brothers Osborne for a great performance."
Carly Pearce and Michael Ray were enjoying Thanksgiving dinner at a Cracker Barrel, when they saw an older man eating by himself at another table. "We saw him sitting alone and asked if he would like to sit and have Thanksgivinig dinner with us, not knowing the blessing he was going to be," Michael wrote on Instagram. "We sat and for four hours listened to Bill's 89-year story, learned about his four years servicing in the army and about his wife, Alice, that passed away two years ago." The three of them ended up closing down the Cracker Barrel. The couple plan to carry on their relationship with Bill. "He put so much in perspective for us both. Bill and us now have dinner plans in January," Michael writes.
Midland's Mark Wystrach and his wife, Ty Haney, introduced their baby girl to the world on Friday. Sundance "Sunny" Leon Haney-Wystrach was born before Thanksgiving, but there were some complications and the family had to spend a week in the hospital. They new parents were able to take her home on Saturday after she was given a clean bill of health. There's no word on what the complications were, but Midland has postponed their upcoming UK tour so Mark can be home with his wife and daughter.
The Luke Bryan household is never boring that's for sure. This Thanksgiving, while in the kitchen preparing dinner, Luke's mom, LeClaire, and his wife, Caroline, decided to film an informercial for a very useful kitchen tool. In the video, they are both seen wearing goggles, specifically onion goggles. LeClaire explains that crying while cutting onions is now a thing of the past with these new goggles. If you're wondering if they are real, they are. She shows the box that they came in. I think I know what I'm adding to my Christmas list.
Jason Aldean's wife Brittany had a few drinks and some fun this week in New York City. She shared a video on Instagram that shows her trying to hail a cab....unsuccessfully. The caption with the clip says, "After a few Bloody Marys I really thrive in NYC." When one finally stops, Brittany runs over and opens the door....only to discover that it's already occupied. Jason and Brittany were in the Big Apple this week to promote his new album "9".
It was in 1999 when Garth Brooks created a character called Chris Gaines around a planned upcoming movie called The Lamb. He embraced the role: growing out his hair, adopting a rocker look and even recorded a full album for the soundtrack to the movie. The Lamb never happened and Garth retired the Chris Gaines character. His fans were both for and against the project. During a recent interview, Garth hints that you may see more of Chris Gaines. "Does the music still stand up to you? You bet your a** it does," he said. "I'll put that music up against any music or anybody. That music is undeniable. The Gaines project isn't done."
George Strait raised more than $1.5 million for hurricane relief efforts during his Abaco Relief Benefit Concert on Monday. The money raised will support Bahamians on the Abaco Islands recovering from August's Hurricane Dorian.