Kelsea Ballerini tells Elite Daily that she will not allow fame to change her. “I made a promise to myself when I signed a record deal when I was 19. I promised myself that I would be the same person on stage as I was out to dinner with my friends, as I was on Instagram. I never wanted anyone to see me anywhere and be disappointed if that makes sense. So I share everything.”
Carrie Underwood tells People magazine that her father once changed her life with kind words. “One day, when I was about 14 years old, I’d had a particularly rough day at school because I had been teased by a boy in one of my classes. He made fun of my makeup. (Hey, I was just 14 … I was still learning how to do it.) At dinner that night, for no reason at all, my dad told me that I looked really pretty. He had no clue about what happened that day, nor is he exactly the kind of guy to give out compliments like that freely. But those words turned a bad day into a really good one.”
Maren Morris tells Sounds Like Nashville that she and her new husband, Ryan Hurd, recently remodeled their home and backyard to include a fire pit and an outdoor movie theater screen. “We actually agree on a lot when it comes to style. The space needs to feel lived in and not too fancy or stuffy. Lots of pillows and throw blankets make any living space feel like it’s broken in. We also like to have fun with it. We even have a disco ball spinning in our foyer! I like to call our taste a mix of California Country and Rock and Roll glam.”
The Orlando Sentinel claims the Eustis, Florida police have reduced Michael Ray’s DUI charge to reckless driving because they didn’t conduct his field sobriety test properly. Ray has now been charged with reckless driving and one count of felony marijuana possession. Ray was stopped in his Jeep Wrangler on December 20th. Officers failed to notify him they were switching their investigation from an accident to a criminal investigation. Ray’s friends said he only had one drink at dinner
One Country claims Thomas Rhett’s wife Lauren has launched her own jewelry line to benefit children in Uganda. She Instagrammed; “Y’all!! I teamed up with Ladybird Jewelry in Nashville and we designed some really beautiful necklaces that are going to benefit the children in Uganda through Love One International”.
Naughty Gossip claims Nicole Kidman allegedly disapproves of Keith Urban’s friendship with John Mayer. A source tells the website; “Nicole is not a fan of the friendship. She’s tried to ban Keith from seeing John because she’s convinced he is a bad influence!”