One, Er, Two Of My
They're both Brad Paisley-related. First, as they read nominees for
Top Male Vocalist, I leaned over to Wade Jessen and said, "Brad
Paisley wins this ... it's his time." And so it was.
Second, I was
seated behind Butch Waugh, and I was trying to tell him how much I enjoyed
listening to an advance copy of Brad's upcoming "5th Gear" CD.
That became a challenge, since Butch kept standing up to applaud all
the Sony BMG acts winning ACMs during the evening, including Brad! We
did find time to agree the song "Letter to Me" is amazing.
There's another song that will no doubt be a smash, which is called "It
Typical of all Brad's albums, "5th Gear" has some
tracks that display his great sense of humor, namely "Online"; "I'm
Still a Guy"; and a fun song called "Bigger Fish to Fry," featuring
an ensemble called The Kung Pao Buckaroos, which consists of Little Jimmy
Dickens, Whisperin' Bill Anderson, Vince Gill and Dolly Parton.
it's your turn. What have you heard that knocks your socks off?