Nitty Gritty from Music City – Wed. March 25th

Garth Brooks has rescheduled his May 2 stadium show in Charlotte, North Carolina to June 2 and his May 16 show in Cincinnati to June 27.

Jake Owen returns to the top of the charts this week with Homemade, his eighth number one. The accomplishment is especially sweet for Jake because the song’s video includes footage of his grandparents along with audio of them sharing their story of seven decades of marriage.

Kelsea Ballerini and Halsey team for the latest episode of CMT Crossroads, airing tonight (Wednesday). The show was filmed in October in Nashville.

Blake Shelton scores his 34th Top 10 this week with the song Nobody But You, a duet with Gwen Stefani. It’s the first time Gwen has landed in the Top 10 of the country chart.

Keith Urban tipped his hat to Kenny Rogers during his second installment of Urban Underground, his live stream concerts from his home studio. During his set Keith did several of Kenny’s hits.

Carly Pearce and Lee Brice are offering an acoustic version of their duet, I Hope You’re Happy Now. The song, which is currently inside the Top 20, was released in its original form last fall.

Little Big Town’s Kimberly Schlapman will release her first children’s book, A Dolly For Christmas, on October 6. The book was inspired from her inability to conceive, which led to her daughter Daisy praying for a sibling and eventually Kimberly and her husband adopting a baby girl named Dolly Grace in 2017.