NASHVILLE NEWS & NOTES – MONDAY, APRIL 2, 2018!

Jo Dee Messina is reportedly doing alright after her recent cancer diagnosis.  Jo Dee revealed the news in September, admitting the diagnosis had seriously tested her faith.  Jo Dee’s team updated fans on Facebook last week, saying she is looking up and is even working on some new music.
Taylor Swift returns to her Nashville roots with an unexpected performance at Bluebird Cafe.  That’s where Taylor got her start 15 years ago when she was spotted by Big Machine Label Group and offered a publishing deal.  Taylor was brought on stage Saturday night by songwriter Craig Wiseman and sang a few of her country hits.  The performance was filmed as part of documentary for Bluebird Cafe’s 35th anniversary.
Newlyweds Maren Morris and Ryan Hurd are enjoying some quality time together in Bora Bora.  The couple is honeymooning and shared the magic with fans on social media.  In one of the pictures, Maren is wearing a bikini and holding a Corona next to the crystal blue water.   She and Ryan tied the knot on March 24th in Nashville.