Music News

Garth Brooks to open and close Houston Rodeo

ABCThis year’s Houston Rodeo isn’t even over yet, but next year’s already has it’s headliner…and it’s closer. On Thursday, the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo announced that Garth Brooks will open and close the 2018 Rodeo, performing

Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Garth Brooks has sold more than 50,000 tickets during his four-show run at the University of Illinois State Farm Center, besting his previous sales record in the area. Seats still remain for the April 28-30 shows

Country star trivia

Comstock/Thinkstock Early in his career, eighties icon Richard Marx sang backing vocals and wrote the hits “Crazy” and “What About Me?” for this Country Music Hall-of-Famer. Can you name him? ANSWER:  Kenny Rogers. Copyright © 2017, ABC Radio. All rights