It probably won't be a regular feature, but I wanted to give the post a "nifty" name and give you the "skinny" all at once.  So, here we go!!!   Miranda Lambert and Ronnie Dunn, formerly of Brooks and Dunn,.....

will announce the nominees for the 46th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards on Tuesday, Feb. 1st.  For more info visit: acmcountry.com. The show will air Sunday, Apr. 3rd on CBS at 8 o'clock.

Joe Nichols releases his Greatest Hits CD today.  The 10-track CD includes hits such as...."Gimmie That Girl"," Brokenheartsville", "Tequila Makes Her Clothes Fall Off" and his latest single "The Shape I'm In".

Wynonna Judd's fictional novel hits stores today.  "Restless Heart" is a story of a talented singer named "Destiny", who pursues her life long dream of becoming a star!

Word is that Don Henley is working on a country CD.  TheBoot.com reports that it will feature some country cover tunes.  Henley has also requested duet partners such as Alison Krauss and Merle Haggard.