BOYS NIGHT OUT
Kenny Chesney (center) stirs up the crowd and a group of pals, including (left to right) Kix Brooks, Ronnie Dunn and Sammy Hagar, at his June 8 concert in San Francisco’s Giants Stadium. “That was a really fun night,” Chesney tells PEOPLE. Below, the singer kicks back on his tour bus with Hagar and Steve Miller. “I love touring,” says Chesney, “but by August I’m a tired boy. I’m IV’d with sugar-free Red Bull throughout the day.”
BRAD GETS A HAND
Brad Paisley worked his guitar for fans in Noblesville, Ind., on June 26.
WHEN IN…PAMPLONA, SPAIN
Kix Brooks blended into the fired-up crowd during the running of the bulls July 7.
TAYLOR ROCKS OUT
Taylor Swift caught up with Tommy Lee and Ludacris while in Vegas for the ACMs May 16.
HOOTIE GOES COUNTRY!
Former Hootie and the Blowfish singer Darius Rucker hit the Grand Ole Opry June 15.
KELLIE HITS THE LINKS
“I’m always the one who sinks the ball on the 18th hole and wins a free game,” joked Kellie Pickler (at a golf fund-raiser for ASCAP June 16 in Nashville).
CARRIE’S NEW VIDEO!
Underwood sported wedding white and funeral black filming her new video for “Just a Dream” June 16 near Nashville.
Faith Hill showed love for the Boss while hitting the stores in Beverly Hills July 4.
Lee Ann Womack and inductee Loretta Lynn performed at the Songwriters Hall of Fame in N.Y.C. June 19.
Joe Nichols got pumped up firing a cannon at the 16th Annual Country Thunder music fest in Twin Lakes, Wis., on July 16.
Chuck Wicks had attitude to spare at a bowling party in Hermitage, Tenn., benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital June 2.
FACE TIME WITH THE FANS
Alan Jackson and wife Denise signed autographs at a book signing in Nashville June 6.
RISSI’S ISLAND GETAWAY
Rissi Palmer shot her new video in Turks and Caicos June 21.
MEN IN BLACK
Blake Shelton joined Michael Bublé at a tribute to songwriter David Foster in Vegas May 23.
FIRE UP THE GRILL!
Trisha Yearwood helped Regis and Kelly make spareribs while promoting her new cookbook June 13.