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Category: Audio

Darius Rucker Previews New Album

Darius Rucker Previews New Album

| March 30, 2015

Darius Rucker will release his fourth solo album on March 31st.  It’s called “Southern Style,” and he previewed the album with Country Countdown USA’s Lon Helton:  “For me it’s a record about growing up and living in the south.  There’s a song on the record called ‘Southern Style,’ and I thought it was the perfect way to […]

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Chris Young's Wild World Tour

Chris Young’s Wild World Tour

| March 29, 2015

Chris Young co-hosted this week’s Countdown in Maui, and he told host Lon Helton that it had been a long time since he’d been there: “I’ve been to Hawaii before, but I was a teenager.  So getting to play a couple shows, and you & I are hangin’ out here is kind of nice!  I […]

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Brett Eldredge Played Super Bowl

Brett Eldredge Played Super Bowl

| March 22, 2015

Back in January, Brett Eldredge played a pretty cool gig: The Super Bowl pre-game tailgate party in Phoenix.  He talked about the experience with Country Countdown USA’s Lon Helton: “I was riding in that lion that Katy Perry rode in on.  I was inside it.  No, I’m just kidding!  I wish I was!  I saw that […]

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Brett Eldredge Is House Hunting

Brett Eldredge Is House Hunting

| March 22, 2015

Back in November, Brett Eldredge was named CMA New Artist of the Year.  He told Country Countdown USA’s Lon Helton he’s still looking for a place to display his trophy: “I just got my CMA Award.  Right now, it’s still in its box.  I’m house-hunting right now.  I’m waiting to find that perfect spot.  Maybe […]

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Brett Eldredge Keeps It Interesting

Brett Eldredge Keeps It Interesting

| March 21, 2015

Last summer, when Brett Eldredge had his second #1 with “Beat Of The Music,” he celebrated by swimming with sharks.  He commemorated his first #1, “Don’t Ya,” by jumping out of a moving airplane.  This week on Country Countdown USA, Lon Helton asked Brett which was more terrifying? “Skydiving is scarier than shark diving.  Shark […]

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Jason Aldean Burns It Down

Jason Aldean Burns It Down

| March 14, 2015

Jason Aldean’s Burn It Down Tour turned up the heat in Nashville a few weeks ago.  The show came after a week of sub-freezing temperatures and an ice storm.  But the minute Jason took the stage, it was completely filled with fire, even burning his trademarked straw hat.  He came on stage wearing a more formal black […]

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Randy Houser Meets Garth Brooks

Randy Houser Meets Garth Brooks

| March 4, 2015

Imagine running into Garth Brooks & Trisha Yearwood in the waiting room at the local car dealership.  That’s the story Randy Houser told Country Countdown USA’s Lon Helton: “I have a guy who works for me, and he took my Jeep to the dealer to have it fixed, and he goes into the waiting room, and […]

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Darius Rucker Plays Patriots Party

Darius Rucker Plays Patriots Party

| February 15, 2015

Darius Rucker is a huge sports fan, and plays in five fantasy football leagues.  He’s a life-long Miami Dolphins fan, but loves the game no matter who’s playing.  So he’s always ready when someone offers him a chance to perform at the Super Bowl.  Even if it’s not the halftime. This year, Darius took part […]

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Darius Rucker Skips Pebble Beach

Darius Rucker Skips Pebble Beach

| February 15, 2015

Darius Rucker loves golf.  When he’s not on stage or with his family, you’re likely to find him on a golf course.  And one of his favorite tournaments is the annual Pro-Am at Pebble Beach.  He’s taken part in the celebrity tournament for many years.  This year, however, he was unable to play.  He explained his absence […]

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FGL's Tyler On Wedding Plans

FGL’s Tyler On Wedding Plans

| February 8, 2015

Last fall, Florida Georgia Line’s Tyler Hubbard announced he was engaged to be married.  It’s been six months, so Country Countdown USA’s Lon Helton asked Tyler for an update on the wedding plans: “It’s been amazing, we’ve had a good time planning the wedding, and to be honest, I’m just blessed to have an amazing […]

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