Jake Owen says it will be about 8 weeks before he will find out if he’ll ever be able to play guitar again. Jake shattered his hand in a go-kart accident a couple of weeks ago and says he doesn’t know if he’ll ever be able to bend his fingers correctly, play golf or surf but he’s not worried about any of that. Jake’s main concern is healing enough to hold his daughter, Pearl, which he can’t do right now. Pearl was born last Thanksgiving and Jake says she is the best of him and his wife Lacey.
American Idol auditions are underway but so far they have not announced who will be sitting in the judges seats. Will Keith Urban be back? Ryan Seacrest says he has talked to Keith and the two are hoping they will be working together again. He also said, based on what he’s heard, viewers will be very excited about the panel producers have put together for season 13.
Tim McGraw has released the video for his new single, Southern Girl.