Tomorrow morning, Reba McEntire will take part in a special Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum educational program for Middle Tennessee middle and high school students. All Access: Reba McEntire will take place in the museum’s CMA Theater. Students will have a once in a lifetime chance to ask Reba questions about her rise to stardom, her successful business enterprises, and the ways in which she continues to grow as an artist. Although the program is not open to the public and the school registration period is closed, the event will be live-streamed at www.countrymusichalloffame.org/streaming.
Toby Keith has been hosting the annual "Toby Keith & Friends Golf Classic" for more than a decade. This year the "11th Annual Toby Keith & Friends Golf Classic" is set for May 16-17, 2014 and will feature a live auction, nearly 100 silent auction items, fabulous food, great entertainment, and a celebrity filled round of golf. The event benefits OK Kids Korral, a cost-free home-away-from-home for pediatric cancer patients, and is the largest event The Toby Keith Foundation hosts. Since officially opening on January 7, 2014, the Korral has had more than 75 family visits with stays ranging from one day to eight weeks.
At 81 years old, Willie Nelson is releasing a new album called Band Of Brothers next month. The new work features nine original songs, including the album’s title track. Nelson told Rolling Stone, "I got on kind of a writing kick. It’s good to be writing again." In addition, the 14-track project features a few cover songs, including Vince Gill‘s "Whenever You Come Around" and Bill Anderson‘s "‘The Songwriters."