Jason Aldean Talks New Son, New Album, New Tour & More

Jason Aldean Talks New Son, New Album, New Tour & More

Jim Casey talks with Jason Aldean about:

  • his four-month-old son, Memphis
  • taking a break from the road to spend time with his family
  • the goals for his upcoming album, Rearview Town, which drops on April 13
  • taking a risk by releasing an outside-the-box single like “You Make It Easy”
  • his musical influences, including The Allman Brothers and Alabama
  • high-energy songs on the new record, including “Set It Off” and “Gettin’ Warmed Up”
  • teaming with Miranda Lambert for the new duet, “Drown the Whiskey”
  • including 15 songs on his albums
  • kicking off his High Noon Neon Tour in May
  • convincing Darius Rucker to reassemble Hootie & the Blowfish for his tour stop in Atlanta on July 21
  • partnering with Field & Stream as an ambassador

Participants:

    • Jason Aldean
    • Jim Casey, NCD editor in chief

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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