Country News

Garth Brooks and Blake Shelton will be performing “Dive Bar” on the CMA Awards tomorrow night (11/13) airing live from Nashville. He says, “Yeah, it’s gonna be fun. Country radio – can’t thank you enough for ‘Dive Bar’ and the single. Blake – good luck. I hope he cleans up that night; I really do, man. I hope ‘God’s Country’ does for him what it should. Good luck to you, big man! Good luck to everybody!”

As for Brooks’ nomination for Entertainer of the Year he says, “It’s pretty cool, man. That whole group of entertainers – that’s…that’s a pretty neat group to be associated with.” He’s won the award six times in the past.

The 53rd Annual CMA Awards take place Wednesday night, airing live from Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena on ABC.