Taylor Swift To Perform At Upcoming Grammy Awards

Taylor Swift has joined the growing list of performers at the 2016 Grammy Awards. The Recording Academy revealed the news in a commercial for the awards show that aired during Super Bowl 50 and also confirmed the news via a tweet. According to USA Today, Swift will be opening the show with a song from her latest album, 1989, but not one that's up for an award.

New Tarantula Species Named After Johnny Cash

A newly discovered species of tarantula has been named after none other than Johnny Cash. The new spider was discovered by researchers at Auburn University and Millsaps College and the research team says they named the all-black spider for the original Man in Black. "I'm a huge Johnny Cash fan. But I didn't go into this searching for something I could name after him."

Chase Rice Releases New Track 'Whisper'

Chase Rice released his new dubstep-inspired track "Whisper." This is the country singer's first offering from his upcoming record, which is the follow-up to 2014's Ignite The Night. "Ignite the Night was great for us, and it opened a lot of doors, both creatively and professionally," Rice says in a press release.

Billy Currington To Headline His First Tour

Billy Currington will, for the first time, headline his own tour. Beginning in San Antonio on February 19, the Summer Forever Tour will see Currington zig-zagging across North America, along with support act Kelsea Ballerini. "It feels awesome," Billy tells The Boot.

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