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Hunter Metts: 22-year-old Franklin native goes from computer programing to 'American Idol'

The Franklin, Tenn. native is now one of the top 7 contestants this season on "American Idol," and he'll compete for a spot in the Top 5 this Sunday.        [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: Religion, Franklin, Nashville Tennessean, Franklin Tenn, Hunter Metts


Miley Cyrus joins Elon Musk on 'SNL'

Remember when Miley Cyrus would have been the one bringing controversy to "Saturday Night Live?" Times have changed.        [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: Elon Musk, Religion, Miley Cyrus, Nashville Tennessean


Grand Ole Opry removes capacity restrictions, full audience back on May 14

Starting May 14, Nashville's legendary country music show will remove its capacity restrictions, allowing for more than 4,000 fans to fill the seats of        [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: Religion, Nashville, Nashville Tennessean


Brad Paisley steps up for COVID-19 vaccines | The Pick

Plus Kacey Musgraves scoops shaved ice in Nashville, and Miranda Lambert releases a must-hear West Texas record.        [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: Kacey Musgraves, Religion, Nashville, Miranda Lambert, West Texas, Brad Paisley, Nashville Tennessean


How Miranda Lambert, Jon Randall and Jack Ingram harnessed the magic of West Texas on 'The Marfa Tapes'

Miranda Lambert, John Randall and Jack Ingram outline raw Texas country album 'The Marfa Tapes" in a new interview with The Tennessean, part of the USA TODAY Network.        [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: Usa, Texas, Religion, West Texas, Nashville Tennessean, Jack Ingram, Miranda Lambert Jon Randall, Miranda Lambert John Randall


'There's no leap of faith': Why Brad Paisley is going to bat for COVID-19 vaccines

Brad Paisley is encouraging people to take the COVID-19 vaccine amid resistance, particularly in the South: "(It's) what I believe is right."        [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: Religion, Brad Paisley, Nashville Tennessean


Tennessee bans public schools from teaching critical race theory amid national debate

Funding will be withheld from schools teaching it, according to the new law.       [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: News, Tennessee, Nashville Tennessean


Tennessee lawmaker blocks vote to honor gay country star T.J. Osborne

Tennessee state Rep. Jeremy Faison blocked a vote to honor country star T.J. Osborne, who recently came out as gay.        [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: Religion, Tennessee, Nashville Tennessean, Jeremy Faison, J Osborne


Could the Freedom Riders make a difference against today's racism?

The Freedom Riders movement began 60 years ago, launching a targeted effort against segregation in the South. How did it influence today's protests?       [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: News, Nashville Tennessean


'Nothing comes from silence': Student speaks out after educator says slur

A 17-year-old student is publicly challenging a Tennessee school's leadership after an educator said a racial slur while reading aloud in class.       [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: News, Tennessee, Nashville Tennessean


Tennessee Republicans want to withhold funding from schools teaching critical race theory

Critical race theory has become a target of conservative activists nationwide have sounded the alarm about the ideas being taught in schools.       [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: News, Tennessee, Nashville Tennessean


Tennessee Republicans want to block lessons on systemic racism in schools

The effort comes as conservative activists nationwide have sounded the alarm about ideas aligned with critical race theory being taught in schools.       [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: News, Tennessee, Nashville Tennessean


Kacey Musgraves fulfills 'lifelong dream' of working at a snow cone stand

Kacey Musgraves put in a shift with a Nashville food truck on Friday, after posting a selfie on her Instagram about working at a shaved ice stand.        [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: Kacey Musgraves, Instagram, Religion, Nashville, Nashville Tennessean


Kacey Musgraves fulfills 'lifelong dream' to work at Nashville shaved ice stand after Instagram DM

Kacey Musgraves put in a shift with a Nashville food truck on Friday, after posting a selfie on her Instagram about working at a shaved ice stand.        [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: Kacey Musgraves, Instagram, Religion, Nashville, Nashville Tennessean, Instagram DM


Kacey Musgraves fulfills 'lifelong dream' to work at shaved ice stand after Instagram DM

Kacey Musgraves put in a shift with a Nashville food truck on Friday, after posting a selfie on her Instagram about working at a shaved ice stand.        [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: Kacey Musgraves, Instagram, Religion, Nashville, Nashville Tennessean, Instagram DM


'Wear what makes you happy': Teen boy wears dress to prom to crush gender stereotypes

Dalton Stevens, a Tennessee high school senior, said he wore a gown to his prom to show that men can wear dresses — and look incredible.       [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: News, Tennessee, Nashville Tennessean, Dalton Stevens


Thomas Rhett goes 'Country Again' with new album: 'This is where I'm at as an artist right now'

On his newest release, Thomas Rhett took off sprinting toward a musical — and personal — homecoming.        [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: Religion, Thomas Rhett, Nashville Tennessean


Who's playing Pilgrimage Music Festival this year? | The Pick

Plus: Thomas Rhett leans into being 'Country Again' and the story of what led to birthing one of music's most anticipated weekends each year        [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: Religion, Thomas Rhett, Nashville Tennessean


Dustin Lynch talks enlisting MacKenzie Porter for his new single, 'Thinking 'Bout You'

The Grand Ole Opry member and country-pop hitmaker relied on blind auditions to recruit a partner for his latest radio single, "Thinking 'Bout You."        [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: Religion, Dustin Lynch, Nashville Tennessean, MacKenzie Porter


What Grace Potter learned from a year of socially distanced shows: 'The joy is still there'

Rock, blues and soul star Grace Potter is playing two concerts at the Caverns Above Ground Amphitheater in Pelham, Tenn.        [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: Religion, Grace Potter, Nashville Tennessean, Caverns Above Ground Amphitheater, Pelham Tenn


Charlie Black, a Nashville Songwriters Hall of Famer, dies at 71

Charlie Black entered the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1991 for writing chart-topping country hits for Reba McEntire, Alan Jackson and others        [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: Religion, Nashville Tennessean, Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame, Charlie Black, Nashville Songwriters Hall of Famer, Reba McEntire Alan Jackson


VisuWell CEO fired after video shows altercation with teenager wearing prom dress in Tennessee

A Tennessee man was fired from his job as the CEO of VisuWell, a telehealth company, after an altercation with a teenager who wore a dress for prom.       [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: News, Tennessee, Nashville Tennessean, VisuWell


Interview: Todd Snider gets funky and sings for John Prine and other late friends on album

After nearly hanging it up as a songwriter, Todd Snider's work entered a wild new dimension as he dealt with a string of losses.        [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: Religion, John Prine, Nashville Tennessean, Todd Snider


Yola confirms new album 'Stand For Myself' out this summer: Listen to the first single

"Stand For Myself" drops July 31 via Nashville label Easy Eye Sound.        [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: Religion, Nashville, Yola, Nashville Tennessean


Tennessee passes bill requiring women receiving surgical abortions to bury or cremate fetal remains

The bill advanced quickly in the legislature compared to other abortion-related measures, which gathered little interest from Republican leaders.       [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: News, Tennessee, Nashville Tennessean


Concert to 'Preserve the Exit/In' announced

A cast of notable local musicians will team up for "Nashville Helping Nashville: An All-Star Musical Benefit to Preserve the Exit/In."        [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: Religion, Nashville Tennessean, Nashville Helping Nashville


National Museum of African American Music to honor Quincy Jones, Lionel Richie, more at concert

The National Museum of African American Music will honor Quincy Jones, Lionel Richie, Smokey Robinson the Fisk Jubilee Singers as 'Legends.'        [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: Religion, Nashville Tennessean, National Museum of African American Music, Quincy Jones Lionel Richie, Quincy Jones Lionel Richie Smokey Robinson


Three weeks post-lineup announcement, Bonnaroo 2021 is sold out

Bonnaroo 2021 has sold out just three weeks after revealing this year's lineup and putting tickets on sale.        [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: Religion, Nashville Tennessean


Story Behind the Song: Blake Shelton's 'Honey Bee'

'Honey Bee' was catchy. It was cute. But was it crazy to think it was a hit? Songwriters Rhett Akins and Ben Hayslip weren't sure.        [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: Religion, Blake Shelton, Nashville Tennessean, Rhett Akins, Ben Hayslip


Bonnaroo 2021 is now sold out

Bonnaroo 2021 has sold out just three weeks after revealing this year's lineup and putting tickets on sale.        [Author: Nashville Tennessean]
Tags: Religion, Nashville Tennessean