Nashville News and Notes – Thursday, March 10, 2016!


With a little more than a week to go before she makes her live debut playing Mary, the mother of Jesus, Trisha Yearwood is comfortable admitting she’s had some major nerves about the undertaking. Trisha says she’s tried to focus more on expressing the messages in the songs, instead of trying to perform them like Trisha Yearwood.   Fox’s live re-telling of the final days of Jesus will be broadcast live from New Orleans on Palm Sunday. You can watch Trisha conquer her nerves starting at 8 p.m. ET on March 20.

Jake Owen’s trek from Nashville, Tennessee to Key West, Florida to promote his new single, “American Country Love Song,” is now in the history books. Along the way, he not only engaged fans via social media and met some of them, he also managed to shoot the video for the song during his four days of travel. You can check out the video here:

If you’re getting married this year, you may want to check out the new single from Dan+Shay to use as your first dance song! The new song is called “From The Ground Up.” You can watch Dan+Shay perform the song next Friday on Good Morning America!