Friday, March 28, 2014

Nashville News Roundup - Week Ending 3/28/2014

Josh Thompson in People Magazine
Here are this week's country music headlines as heard on WFKY & WKFC this morning with the Nashville News Roundup:

Trace Adkins Divorce Drama
Wednesday we found out that Trace Adkins' wife, Rhonda, filed for divorce saying irreconcilable differences.  She is seeking full custody of their kids, alimony, legal fees paid, and even stranger - sole beneficiary of his life insurance policy.  This news comes on the heels of his rehab stint for alcoholism and the death of his father.  He just reappeared on the Opry a couple of weeks ago.  The couple had been married for 16 years and had gotten engaged on stage of the Opry years ago.  Get complete details here.

Love and Marriage with a Baby Carriage
In People magazine, Josh Thompson revealed not only a new hair cut, but that he got married last year and has a 9 month old baby with his wife, Angie.  Their baby girl is named Josie.  His new album, Turn it Up, is to be released on April 1st.

Download of the Week: Brian Davis - Bang, Bang  {Get more information on Brian Davis over at  He recently has gotten song cuts by Brantley Gilbert, Lee Brice, and recently off of Jerrod Niemann's new album.}

Awesome Possum Fact of the Week: On this date in 1973, George Jones & Tammy Wynette record "We're Gonna Hold On" in an afternoon session at the Columbia Studios in Nashville.