** Lots of country stars are trending today as the 57th Annual Grammy Awards nominees were released Last Friday. Highlights include newcomer Brandy Clark for Best New Artist; plus Dierks Bentley’s Riser, Eric Church’s The Outsiders, Brandy’s 12 Stories, Miranda Lambert’s Platinum and Lee Ann Womack’s The Way I’m Livin’ for Best Country Album.
The Grammys air live on February 5th on CBS.
** Speaking of national TV, Raelynn is trending today as she’ll perform the National Anthem tonight, in front of a national audience on Monday Night Football. It’s the Falcons at the Packers – catch it all on ESPN.
** Scotty McCreery is trending today after helping raise $60,000 for the 12.14 Foundation, where he serves as their National Goodwill Ambassador.
The charity hopes “to build a landmark Performing Arts Centre in Newtown, Connecticut, in memory of those lost on December 14, 2012,” and to “create a remembrance that expresses our respect, our passion, our resilience and our focus on a hope for the future.”