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THIS AND THAT: Alan, Eric, Darius and Little Big Town

THIS AND THAT: Alan, Eric, Darius and Little Big Town

Congratulations to Lady Antebellum, who picked up the American Music Award for Country Band/Duo/Group of the Year at Sunday night’s (November 20th) show. “First of all, thank you to the fans,” Lady A’s Hillary Scott said. “It starts and ends with you, and we just love you.” 

Catch Alan Jackson on GAC-TV’s Master Series Monday night (November 21st) at 10pm and 2am ET; and Wednesday (November 23rd) at 11am ET. The show spoke with Alan Jackson at the recent Music City Walk of Fame ceremony.

Eric Church is offering his fans an exclusive limited-edition hardcover photo book, Eric Church: A Song to Sing. The book chronicles Eric’s career so far with more than 350 exclusive photos, and only a limited number are available for order at his website, Pages include commentary and quotes directly from Eric, and fans will see everything from intimate moments taken behind the scenes, as well as shots of him on stage. Select autographed copies will be shipped at random, which can be pre-ordered, while it will officially be released  December 9th .

Little Big Town will release “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas” on iTunes on Tuesday (November 22nd).

Darius Rucker made a surprise appearance during Taylor Swift’s Speak Now Tour stop in Columbia, South Carolina on Friday (November 18th). “He’s one of the friendliest, coolest, most talented guys, and he comes from South Carolina,” she said prior to bringing out the “I Got Nothin’ singer. “I hope it’s alright with you if we have a guest tonight.” The pair performed Darius’ 2009 hit, “Alright,” as the crowd “went wild.” Check it out below.

Video / Taylor Swift and Darius Rucker- Alright Columbia SC 11-18-11