NASHVILLE NEWS & NOTES – THURSDAY, MAY 10, 2018!

Easton Corbin is paying his respects to the two deputies who were gunned down in his hometown.  Sergeant Noel Ramirez and Deputy Taylor Lindsey were eating at a restaurant in Trenton, Florida on April 19th when they were shot and killed.  The two were honored at a Relay for Life event this past weekend, and Easton opened the ceremony with the National Anthem.  Easton was also honored with a “hometown” sign during his visit.
Jason Aldean is the latest country music star to enter the restaurant biz.  Jason Aldean’s Kitchen + Rooftop Bar will open up on Lower Broadway in Nashville next month.  It will feature music on every floor, six bars, including a rooftop bar, and southern food.  Jason joins Alan Jackson, Dierks Bentley, Florida Georgia Line, John Rich and Blake Shelton, who also have food establishments in their name.
Cam is part of a newly-formed task force for the Recording Academy and the Grammy Awards.  It will focus on diversity and inclusion.  Members will study the issues that affect minorities in the industry.   Sheryl Crow is also a part of the 16-member task force.