COUNTRY MUSIC NEWS(Posted 3:00 AM, 10/8/2010)
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GEORGE STRAIT: George Loves Love
George Strait is releasing a limited-edition collection of his eight biggest love songs. From November 13th through December 31st, Cowboy Love Songs will be given away at select Wrangler retailers with a $50 purchase.
Cowboy Love Songs track listing:
ZAC BROWN BAND: NASCAR Loves 'Em
The Zac Brown Band will play a free concert in conjunction with the Coca-Cola Fuels NASCAR Championship Drive at the Homestead-Miami Speedway. The concert takes place in South Beach on November 18th. Zac and the guys have been a favorite on the NASCAR circuit, having played at events at Talladega and Daytona. Zac says, "Not only does everyone make us feel at home when we're on the track, but we have a great respect for the sport itself."
Carrie Underwood's husband, Mike Fisher, recently helped comfort the family of a 15-year-old New Jersey boy who'd died during roller hockey practice. According to the Ottawa Citizen, the young man was a fan of Mike's, so he sent a personally inscribed photo, at the family's request, to be displayed at the funeral.
JULIANNE HOUGH: Not Engaged to Ryan Seacrest
Julianne Hough tells Entertainment Tonight that the rumors that she and Ryan Seacrest are getting engaged are strictly that -- just rumors. She says, "Well, that's news to me, and I think it's news to him." Though they've been low-key about their relationship, they were spotted together vacationing in Europe. She tells ET the favorite part of her trip was eating and that she had to work hard to get back into shape for her upcoming movie role in Footloose.