For the second year in a row, Dierks Bentley will host the ACM Honors ceremony. Jason Aldean will receive the Crystal Milestone Award for his touring achievements in 2012. Blake Shelton will be honored with the Gene Weed Special achievement award for bringing attention to country music through NBC’s The Voice. Lady Antebellum will accept the Jim Reeves International award. The 7th annual event is set for September 10th at the Ryman Auditorium.
Kip Moore has scored his 3rd consecutive number 1 single with Hey Pretty Girl. Right now he’s juggling working on his next album and time on the road with Toby Keith and several solo shows as well. Kip will join Lady Antebellum for their Take Me Downtown tour in November.
Brad Paisley will debut his new single, I Can’t Change the World, Wednesday night on the NBC talent competition, America’s Got Talent.
Betty Sue Lynn, the oldest daughter of, passed away yesterday from complications of emphysema. Loretta issued a statement on her Facebook page thanking fans for their support.