“There are two kinds of seasons for me: football season and waiting for football season,” the Charleston, South Carolina native said.
Miranda Lambert and Tim McGraw each won seven nominations in the 49th annual “Academy of Country Music Awards” (April 6th, 8-11 p.m.) on CBS.
Additional major nominees include Lee Brice, Kacey Musgraves, Blake Shelton, Taylor Swift, Florida Georgia Line, Lady Antebellum, Luke Bryan and Darius Rucker. And who are this year’s Entertainer of the Year nominees?
“When I heard ‘Wagon Wheel’ at my daughter’s high school talent contest, I just thought, ‘Man some day I’m going to cut the song for a record.’ It was one of those lightning bolt things that I can’t even explain.”