Country star Chuck Wicks and his America’s Morning Show co-hosts, Ty Bentli, Kelly Ford and Glenn Johnson were involved in a serious car accident while on their way to Mardi Gras in New Orleans, La.

The vehicle the four hit a puddle and hydroplaned; the vehicle rolled over twice and came to a stop in a ditch. They were transported to a Hattiesburg, Miss., hospital where Three of them were treated and released, but Wicks was held overnight for some additional observation.


Colt Ford Cranks It Up at ToC Fest
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Colt Ford is set to release his sixth studio album, Love Hope Faith, in early May. Due out on May 5, Love Hope Faith is all about the best things in life: friends, family and, as the album’s name suggests, love, hope and faith. The album, which is being released through Average Joes Entertainment is due out May 5.


Miranda Lambert Merle Haggard
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Willie Nelson, Miranda Lambert, Kenny Chesney and an all-star list of country and rock artists will pay tribute to Merle Haggard in early April, honoring the late country icon on the one-year anniversary of his death. Sing Me Back Home: The Music of Merle Haggard is set to take place on April 6 at 7PM at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena; April 6 also would have been Haggard’s 80th birthday. Further information is available on




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