After weeks of anticipation, Tim McGraw has finally announced that his new single from his forthcoming new album will be released ‘Truck Yeah’ is set impact country radio coast-to-coast. The new tune will be McGraw’s Big Machine Records debut after parting ways with long-time label Curb Records last year.
Many fans have already had the chance to hear the new song, as McGraw has been closing out his show with the sure-fire hit since opening night of the Brothers of the Sun Tour (also featuring Kenny Chesney). YouTube instantly lit up with fan-captured videos of the fired-up tune, and McGraw has been encouraging fans to use the hashtag ‘#truckyeah’ as often as possible when on Twitter, making the phrase become one of the most-used tag lines recently on the social media website
Zac Brown Band Taking Over Nashville
Zac Brown is infiltrating Nashville. He just opened up a recording studio on Music Row for his Southern Ground Artists record label. Now he has plans to eventually open a restaurant and a bar in Nashville. For now, Brown and his band will be bringing their Southern Ground Music and Food Festival to Music City on September 21–22. It features a diverse musical lineup and gourmet food prepared by award-winning chefs. Zac Brown Band’s new “Uncaged” album is due out July 10th
E.T.’ Star To Play Hank Williams In New Film
The child star who befriended “E.T.: The Extra Terrestrial” has signed on to play country legend Hank Williams in a quirky new biopic. Henry Thomas, now 40, plays the late singer/songwriter in upcoming movie “The Last Ride,” which chronicles the final days of Williams’ life. Williams died of heart failure on New Year’s Day, 1953. He was 29. The debut of “The Last Ride” will commence June 29th in New York and Los Angeles. The theatrical release will be across the country thereafter