Lauren Alaina took some time out of her busy schedule last night to chat with some fans via web cast put on by K102 in Minnesota. She answered fan questions via uStream before her show with Jason Aldean and Luke Bryan, and one of the requests from her fans was to sing part of “I Will Always Love You.” Check out Lauren singing Whitney Houston below, and see what her favorite snacks and favorite songs are, what her biggest fear is, and some other goofy chatter! There’s never a dull moment with Lauren around, that’s for sure!
We’re giving away another signed Wildflower CD from Lauren Alaina!
Lauren Alaina’s Wildflower CD has spawned hits such as “Like My Mother Does” and “Georgia Peaches” and now here’s your chance to win an autographed CD directly from Lauren herself for Keepin’ It Country!
Lauren is currently on tour with Jason Aldean and Luke Bryan and their next tour stop is in Oklahoma City, OK on February 2nd.
The contest is open from January 28th until February 6th. See the details below on how to enter..good luck!
Bryan’s new single, “I Don’t Want This Night To End,” has been certified gold by the RIAA. The song is the second single from his gold album, Tailgates & Tanlines, and the follow-up to his massive platinum hit, “Country Girl (Shake It For Me).”
This past week alone, the single sold 128,000 downloads and marked Bryan’s biggest digital sales week of his career. The song is also in the top 5 on the country radio charts and climbing.
Lauren Alaina is kicking off 2012 with a video for her latest single, “Georgia Peaches.” The clip – directed by David McClister (The Band Perry, Lady Antebellum) – stars some of Alaina’s best friends, and was filmed at the Sylvan Park Melrose restaurant in Nashville.
“Making the ‘Georgia Peaches’ video was a blast,” she said, “I got to have some of my closest friends in the video, and we were laughing and having a good time throughout the night. I love that I was able to have them there.” Lauren, who grew up in the small town of Rossville, GA, added that “I’m a proud Georgia Peach!”
“Georgia Peaches” appears on Alain’a debut album, Wildflower, available in stores and online at iTunes and Amazon. For more information, including ticket details for her upcoming My Kinda Party Tour with Jason Aldean and Luke Bryan, visit Alaina’s official website at laurenalainaofficial.com.
Check out the video and let us know what you think in the comments below!
Lauren Alaina fans have been waiting for this moment for quite a few weeks now! At 8a.m. ET/PT, CMT will debut Lauren Alaina’s new music video, “Georgia Peaches.” The video will be part of a 15-minute behind-the-scenes special including footage from the video shoot and an interview with Lauren.
You can catch Lauren Alaina out on tour with Jason Aldean and Luke Bryan starting in January! The first stop will be on January 20th in Greenville, SC.
As the calendar is about to turn on a phenomenal year for Country music, it’s time to sit back and reflect a bit.
Country’s influence and impact reached far and wide this past year. Cross-over artists like Taylor Swift and Lady A brought their music to millions of fans, many of whom may have been getting their first taste of the genre. Country artists finished first and second on the latest season of American idol with Scotty McCreery and Lauren Alaina. Then there was Blake Shelton, who brought a funny, thoughtful and sometimes surprisingly compassionate face to Country through his work on NBC’s “The Voice”.
2011 has been quite a year for country music. We’ve seen touching, real-life singles like “Cost Of Livin’” to new party anthems like “Red Solo Cup.” There’s been albums that have broken records, and albums that have surprised fans. We’ve had all-girl groups form, and some groups losing members this year. One thing is for sure… 2011 has been a big one for country music.
We’ve put together our top eleven list of the eleven best albums released this year. Some of our picks may surprise you, so make sure to take a look and let us know on Twitter, Facebook, or right here in the comments about what you think, how you feel, and if you think we missed someone we shouldn’t have.
It’s the time of year when traveling quickly becomes a headache, and that was the case for country music singer Joanna Smith last week. After her plane was late in New York, she had to rush to make it to her show at Huntington. She made it – with only moments to spare, but didn’t have time to do her hair and makeup on her own.
That’s when American Idol runner-up Lauren Alaina stepped in. Lauren curled Joanna’s hair for her, since they were both performing at the concert, and got her friend all ready to hit the stage – and on-time!
FOX is ready to bring back the cowboy boots and hats for New Years Eve. They’ll be airing their first-ever American Country New Years Eve Live on December 31st. The special will have performances from both New York City and Las Vegas as they count down to the New Year. The special starts at 11 pm EST and will go on until 12:30 am EST on FOX. It will be tape-delayed in other time zones.
Ring in the New Year with musical performances from Rodney Atkins and American Idol season 10 runner-up Lauren Alaina, who will both take the stage to perform their latest hits. The host of the night, and additional performers, will be announced over the next few days.
Just in time for Christmas, we’re giving away an autographed copy of American Idol Season 10 runner-up Lauren Alaina’s CD, Wildflower! This is the perfect gift for any Lauren fan! All you have to do to enter to win is fill out the form below and tell us why you (or your friend/daughter/son/husband/wife, whoever!) is Lauren Alaina’s biggest fan!
Wildflower is the best selling country debut by a female since 2006, selling 69,000 copies in it’s first week. The CD features Lauren’s American Idol hit “Like My Mother Does” and recent hit “Georgia Peaches.”
Winner will be chosen at random at 7pm on Friday, December 16th. Contest is open to anyone* and only one entry per person will be valid. Thanks for entering and good luck!
*Please note: Mail delivery to countries outside of the US will take longer and will not be guaranteed by Christmas.
—this contest is now closed. Congratulations to Paul M!