COUNTRY MUSC NEWS
NEW IN STORES: Kenny Chesney, Montgomery Gentry
Taylor Swift finds herself at the top of Billboard magazine's 21 Under 21. The publication says, "Lots of young stars will be making waves over the next year, but Taylor is geared up to hit the music world like a tsunami."
Other noteworthy stars on the list are Justin Bieber who came in at two and Miley Cyrus who came in at 10.
Alan Jackson had a flashback to his own fledgling career when Zac Brown asked him to sing on "As She's Walking Away." He tells Iowa's Sioux City Journal, "I remember when some of my heroes, George Jones and people like that, sang with me. It meant a lot." He also said it was an honor to record with a fellow Georgia boy.
Justin Moore has developed an addiction to performing. Even though he's never experienced a chemically induced high, he says that stepping out on stage as part of Brad Paisley's H2O World Tour gives him an unparalleled rush.