The stars are starting to align for the 25th Annual City of Hope Celebrity Softball Game on June 13 in Nashville. The annual event will be held at Music City's brand-new baseball field at First Tennessee Park and will feature appearances by Little Big Town, Love and Theft, Chuck Wicks, Charles Esten of ABC's Nashville, and more. After a twenty-year run playing in the City of Hope Celebrity Softball Game, country music icon Vince Gill will also be returning to the field for this special milestone event. The full lineup of celebrity players suiting up will be announced in the coming weeks. Each year, the Celebrity Softball Game takes place during the week of CMA Music Festival to support City of Hope's mission to find cures for cancer, diabetes and other life-threatening diseases.
KRYSTAL IS PREGNANT!
Krystal Keith is going to be a mom! Krystal and her husband Andrew announced yesterday (4/30) that they are expecting their first child in October. Keith, the daughter of Toby Keith, took to Twitter a couple of days ago to tease about the big news by saying she was about to announce a new project. Her tweet left many wondering what her new "project" could possibly be, but she posted a message on Instagram yesterday to clear everything up. Krystal tweeted, "So about that project I've been working on!! We are over the moon about expecting our first little bundle of joy!!" The message was accompanied by a photo of Krystal wearing a dress and rocking her baby bump. The new addition will bring Toby's total number of grandchildren to three.
COUNTRY JAM LINEUP ANNOUNCED
The daily lineup for 24th Annual Country Jam music festival has been announced, with some of country's hottest stars coming together in Colorado for this year's event. Each night of the four-day festival will be headlined by The Band Perry, Keith Urban, Tim McGraw and Toby Keith, respectively, with addition performances by Parmalee, Thompson Square, Frankie Ballard, Billy Currington, Kacey Musgraves, Eli Young Band, and more. The music and camping festival will bring the biggest stars to the Jam Ranch outside Grand Junction, Colorado and will take place on June 18-21.
Clay Walker has announced that he will be hosting the sixth annual Chords of Hope Benefit Concert at 3rd & Lindsley during Nashville's CMA Fest on Wednesday, June 10.The concert, presented by Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., sponsored by Pinnacle Financial Partners and produced by Clay's charity Band Against MS (BAMS), will help raise money and awareness for multiple sclerosis (MS) research with proceeds going to the MS Center at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.