CBS claims Garth Brooks played Pittsburgh over the weekend. Before his concert, he visited the Tree of Life Synagogue where a mass shooting took place.
Hollywood.com claims Chris Stapleton has purchased a new home in Leiper’s Fork, Tennessee. He is neighbors with Justin Timberlake and his family
Maren Morris tells Esquire magazine that going on tour after getting married was the hardest thing she’s had to do. “It was probably the hardest part of our relationship. We went on our honeymoon, and then I immediately went on this gigantic tour opening for Niall Horan. It was more international touring than I had ever done. And I was gone more than I had ever been on any other tour.”
Brett Eldredge tells McCall magazine that he enjoys silence after a concert. “I went and I sat outside on the curb at about 1 a.m. I was in my pajamas and I sat on the curb in front of the venue, the sold-out venue, this beautiful theater, and I just sat there and just I soaked it in. And there was no one on the streets, everybody had gone and left.”
Saving Country Music claims Travis Tritt’s tour bus was involved in a fatal accident early Saturday morning. He was leaving a performance in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina when another vehicle sideswiped the bus The driver of that vehicle was at fault for driving the wrong way. Two people died.
”We were sideswiped in a fatal accident with a driver going the wrong way on Veteran’s Highway as we were leaving Myrtle Beach tonight. The Jeep driver hit a pickup truck head on right in front of us. Thank God we are all okay. I feel so bad for those who died needlessly tonight. I’m literally shaken by what I witnessed. God bless those who died and their families. Two human beings died tonight for no reason other than stupidity. I’m saddened beyond belief!”
“We were just involved in a fatal accident with a driver going the wrong way on Veteran’s Highway as we were leaving Myrtle Beach,” Tritt said early Saturday. “Thank God we are all okay. I feel so bad for those who died needlessly tonight. I’m really shaken up by what I witnessed. God bless those who died … We sustained minor damage as we tried to avoid the crash site in front of us. Bus damage can be fixed, but lives cannot be replaced. I’m so incredibly sad for those who lost their lives tonight.”
“I’m told that two people were killed in tonight’s accident as the result of someone who was obviously driving drunk or impaired. Just a sober reminder to everyone to never drive if you’ve been drinking or impaired in any way. Uber or Lyft is just a phone call away.”
Kelsea Ballerini tells People magazine that she has three best friends she leans on. “In country specifically, Hillary Scott has always been someone I’ve been able to call and ask questions to and cry to but also celebrate with, She’s really been a big sister to me in the country. I love Carly Pearce — me and her have had a really good friendship the last few years, and I love seeing her rise all the time. Outside of the country, I love Halsey. I’ve known Halsey for a little bit. She’s just so smart and creative and cool to be around.”