E! News claims Taylor Swift played a surprise show at the Bluebird Cafe in Nashville on Saturday. She sang acoustic versions of ”Shake It Off” and ”Love Story” before doing a Fireball whiskey shot with country music songwriter Craig Wiseman. Swift finished the night by singing Little Big Town’s song ”Better Man.”
Scotty McCreery tells People magazine that he enjoys singing Christmas songs to himself in the summer.
Sounds Like Nashville claims Brett Eldredge and his foundation, the Brett Eldredge Family Foundation, recently presented a $60,000 check to the Monroe Carell, Jr., Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt. Brett Instagrammed; “The passion and love the folks at Vanderbilt Children’s hospital have for their kiddos is UNREAL! So proud to give them this check from The Brett Eldredge Family Foundation…keep going, we’re here for you.”
Jason Aldean tells Sounds Like Nashville that winning the ACM award for Entertainer of the Year is one of the biggest highlights of his career. “Entertainer of the Year was a personal thing I wanted. When I started in this business, two things I wanted was… a platinum record on my wall and to win Entertainer of the Year. So that was just my personal thing. It means a lot when you get nominated for those things and when you feel like your peers and everybody in the industry feels strongly enough about you to vote for you. And, if anything, I think it just makes you feel good.”
Tim McGraw and his daughter Maggie went paragliding off the side of a mountain in Aspen, Colorado last week.
NewsChannel5 claims Dierks Bentley and his four-year-old son, Knox, recently skated with the Nashville Predators. Dierks tells the TV station; “What’s so great about it, it reminds me of the music industry, signing autographs, a bunch of great guys.”