NASHVILLE NEWS & NOTES – WEDNESDAY, MAY 3, 2017!

Yesterday, I told you Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani were planning to ask for more money to keep judging on The Voice.  Now, Blake jokingly told Entertainment Tonight that he plans to retire from making music and doing The Voice. “The last album I made, I said that was going to be my last. This next album that I’m making is probably going to be my last album. And this is probably going to be my last season of this show too.”
Country Common claims Kid Rock and Maren Morris are going to perform at the Barnstable Brown Derby Eve Gala. The legendary party takes place before the Kentucky Derby. Aaron Rodgers, Tracy Morgan and Larry David, among others are expected to attend.
CMT claims Florida Georgia Line will perform at the Billboard Music Awards on May 21st. They are up for several awards including Top Country Artist, Top Country Album, Top Country Song and Top Country Collaboration.