Tim McGraw & Jon Meacham on the sound of America
This week’s TIME cover story is a package on country music that includes a profile of Lil Nas X, the 20-year-old who created “Old Town Road” and used the internet to beat Nashville at its own game, and a piece by Grammy-winning musician Tim McGraw and Pulitzer Prize–winning historian Jon Meacham on how racial and ethnic diversity has been the rare exception in country music rather than the rule. Tim McGraw and Jon Meacham on how country music reflects not just red America but blue America, too: HERE
Read the cover story: HERE
See the cover featuring a photograph by Kelia Anne for TIME: HERE
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Tim McGraw Authors New Fitness Book
Tim McGraw is showing no signs of writer’s block. After collaborating with Jon Meacham to pen Songs of America: Patriotism, Protest and the Music That Made a Nation, Tim has authored a new fitness book, Grit & Grace: Train the Mind, Train the Body, Own Your Life. According to the press release, the new lifestyle book “melds Tim’s personal fitness transformation story with practical advice to inspire healthy changes in readers’ lives.” The new book, which goes on sale on Nov. 5, is available for pre-sale now. “Really excited to share the cover of my new book #GritandGrace,” said Tim, in part, via Twitter. Pre-order HERE.
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Tim McGraw Joins American Airlines in Fight to Stand Up to Cancer
Superstar Tim McGraw is joining American Airlines in the effort to ‘Stand Up To Cancer,’ urging fans to stand along with them in a new public service announcement. McGraw appears in a new commercial for the charitable campaign, asking fans to donate to Stand Up To Cancer and help find a cure. If they give $25 or more in the month of July, they can submit the name of a loved one who is either a cancer survivor, a current cancer fighter or someone who has lost their battle with the disease, and that name will then be included in the paint job of a specially designed American Airlines Airbus A321, set to begin flying this fall. CLICK HERE for more information.
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Watch McGraw Sing “God Bless The USA” on their “Songs of America” Book Tour
Tim McGraw and co-author and historian Jon Meacham‘s recent book tour for Songs of America: Patriotism, Protest, and the Music That Made a Nation offered McGraw a chance to sing some of the songs in the book, including this rendition of Lee Greenwood’s “God Bless the USA.” The footage, posted in Raleigh, North Carolina, it was a limited-engagement tour with just six East Coast dates.
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Tim McGraw Unveiled New Slot Machine In Vegas
You’ll soon be able to play the slots with Tim McGraw. Mr. “Humble and Kind” rolled out his signature slot machine this week at the G2E Gaming Expo in Vegas, making quite the entrance. Tim descended from the ceiling, along with the prototype of his game, preceded by a troupe of dancing McGraws. You can relive the entire spectacle on YouTube now. You’ll have to wait until next summer, however, to get your hands on Tim’s handles, though. That’s when the new slot machine is set to arrive in casinos.
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