NASHVILLE NEWS & NOTES – FRIDAY, AUGUST 19, 2016!

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Maren Morris will team up with 15-time-Grammy-winner Alicia Keys for a new episode of CMT Crossroads that teams country music superstars with their idols from other genres of music. The new episode of Crossroads is set to premiere Friday, December 2 at 10 p.m. ET on CMT.

Even a major storm couldn’t keep Old Dominion from playing for fans in their home state. 75 mile-per-hour winds damaged the 31st Street Stage at Virginia Beach’s Neptune Park Wednesday night, but the band decided the show must go on.  The band and their crew secured the stage and salvaged what equipment they could and somehow managed to go on only 90 minutes behind schedule.  They treated their fans to stripped-down renditions of their hits as well as songs the guys have written for other artists.

The 30th Annual Music Row Ladies Golf Tournament is chipping in $75,000 for United Cerebral Palsy of Middle Tennessee. Keith Urban, Tim McGraw, Rascal FlattsJoe Don Rooney, Jason Aldean, Reba, and Toby Keith are just some of the stars who helped raise money during last Monday’s event.