COUNTRY MUSIC NEWS
JIMMY WAYNE: Down the Homestretch
Jimmy Wayne is entering the last leg of his Meet Me Halfway walk to raise awareness of teenagers who face homelessness as they age out of the foster care system. A free concert is being planned for Saturday at Toby Keith's I Love This Bar and Grill in Mesa, Arizona. In addition, fans and supporters are invited to finish the last mile of the walk with Jimmy on August 1st which leads to the final destination -- Home Base Youth Services in Phoenix.
Reba McEntire is already putting together her clothing line for January 2011. Reba, who has to put her stamp of approval on every item of clothing that bears her name, is previewing styles for next year including peasant skirts, jeans with studs on the pockets and some colorful tops.
JUSTIN MOORE: Won't Let It Go To His Head
Justin Moore admits it would be easy to let success go to his head. He says, "Everything is right there for you. Even with me already -- people are trying to do stuff for you, and you can't even go get your own cup of coffee.Ridiculous stuff like that." So, how does he stay grounded? He reminds himself, "It can be gone as quickly as it came."
LEANN RIMES: Eddie Moves In
LeAnn Rimes' boyfriend, Eddie Cibrian, and his two kids are moving into her Calabasas, California, home. A source for E! Online says that Eddie is moving in to save money since losing his gig on CSI. People.com's source says that Eddie's lease was up at his previous home and LeAnn's house was close to his kids' school. Eddie and his ex share custody of the boys.
JOSH GRACIN: Free Songs for Fans
Josh Gracin is saying thank you to his loyal fans who have supported him since his American Idol days by giving them an opportunity to download three new songs for free. Josh, who is in the middle of recording a new album, writes on his MySpace page, "Having a new single, 'Cover Girl,' on the radio and a new album in the works wouldn't be possible if you hadn't stuck with me." The new songs are available by registering on his MySpace page