Billy Ray Cyrus Talks About New Album “Thin Line,” CMT Series “Still the King” and More

Billy Ray Cyrus Talks About New Album “Thin Line,” CMT Series “Still the King” and More

Jim Casey talks with Billy Ray Cyrus about his college baseball career, why he bought a left-handed guitar, catching a Nolan Ryan fastball at Fan Fair in 1992, working on the second season of his CMT series, Still the King, the songs and collaborations that make up his new album, Thin Line, and more.

Show Participants

  • Billy Ray Cyrus
  • Jim Casey, NCD managing editor

Show Notes & Links

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The Writers Room, Ep. 34, 17 minutes
photos by Jason Simanek

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Garth Brooks – One of the 5 Honorees for Kennedy Center Honors 2021

Garth Brooks – One of the 5 Honorees for Kennedy Center Honors 2021

Congrats to Garth Brooks — he’s been named as one of the honorees for the 43rd Kennedy Center Honors. Along with Garth, the lifetime achievements of Debbie AllenJoan BaezMidori and Dick Van Dyke will be celebrated. When he learned of the honor, Garth shared, “I’m humble. I’m proud. I’m all the good things.”

The Kennedy Center Honors will air June 6 at 9 p.m. ET on CBS.

Photo Credit: Becky Fluke