News From Nashville: April 11

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Kelsea Ballerini attacked Next Women of Country a little bit on Instagram yesterday. Next Women of Country posted a simple poll asking which woman folks were most looking forward to seeing at the ACM awards. Kelsea replied with a long post saying that she doesn’t think country music should be a competition, and said they never should’ve posted that poll. And, she got an apology out of them. NWC said pitting artists against each other wasn’t their intention, and they apologized for the post.

Musicians On Call is launching their first Bedside Performance Program in Las Vegas on Friday. And, Michael Ray has decided to take some time out of his busy schedule of getting thrown in jail to do a special performance to kick it off.

Toby Keith will host his 15th Annual Toby Keith & Friends Golf Classic on June 1 & 2 in Norman, Oklahoma. The event benefits The Toby Keith Foundation’s support of OK Kids Korral, a no-cost home for kids fighting cancer.



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