10 Years Ago: Toby Keith Hits No. 1 With ‘Whiskey Girl’


Ten years ago today (July 10, 2004), Toby Keith stormed to the top of the charts with his song, ‘Whiskey Girl.’ The tune was the third and final single from his multi-platinum 2003 ‘Shock’N Y’all’ album. Keith co-wrote the song with his good friend and frequent collaborator, Scotty Emerick. “She’s just the epitome of a redneck girl who ain’t into wine and beer or tequila,” Em...

Toby Keith likes his truck


Brian Dahl had hoped he'd get country music performer Toby Keith to notice his red, white and blue truck at the Tree Town Country Music Festival on May 24 and 25 in Forest City. Keith did notice it -and in a very big way. Keith spent about four hours on May 25 and 26 with Dahl and Dahl's pickup after Keith's performance on May 25. "My goal was to get the truck signed and talk to him," Dah...

Toby Keith bringing the old school back on festival circuit


Toby Keith, the country music artist who sang about Beer for My Horses in a famous 2003 duet with Willie Nelson, more recently sings about Drinks After Work in the title track from his 2013 album of the same name. In fact, the 53-year-old Oklahoman, who's been known to hoist a Red Solo Cup -- also the name of his 2011 big crossover song -- during his live shows, is the first to admit that's an ...

12 Years Ago: Toby Keith Hits No. 1 With ‘Courtesy of the Red, White and Blue’


12 years ago today (July 20, 2002), Toby Keith earned his ninth No. 1 single, with his tune ‘Courtesy of the Red, White and Blue (The Angry American).’ Keith wrote the song in late 2001 as a response after the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, and also as a tribute to his father, Hubert Covel, who was killed in a car accident in March of that year. The song, which Keith says he wrote in a...

Krystal Keith talks new album, Toby Keith and summer tour


Country singer Krystal Keith, the daughter of Toby Keith, opened up about her music as a solo artist and her other endeavors. Her album Whiskey & Lace was released in December of 2013 on Show Dog-Universal Music, which featured the single "Daddy Dance with Me." "I really wanted a father-daughter dance song that was from a daughter's perspective. My dad and I have such a special bond and relations...

Toby Keith Rakes in the Bucks as Country’s Highest Paid Star


How do you like him now? For the second year in a row, Toby Keith has topped Forbes magazine's list of the highest paid country artists. Keith's bounty this year? A cool $65 million. The hefty sum is derived from profits from Keith's own record label, Show Dog - Universal, his endorsement deal with longtime tour sponsor Ford, and his culinary endeavors the I Love This Bar and Grill restaurant chai...

4th of July Weekend Event


Come join us celebrate the founding of our nation. We will be having live music all weekend. Check with your local Toby Keith's ILTBG for bands and times. Have a safe Holiday weekend.

No one can call Toby Keith anything but country


You won't hear his music on a pop or crossover station, a la Rascal Flatts or Taylor Swift. When it comes to Toby Keith, he's country to the core. And we're ALL OVER that. In an age when too many singers try to be everything, to everybody, in every genre, there's no shame in sticking to your roots. And Keith, who is in concert Saturday night at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, is country fr...

Krystal Keith, Toby’s baby girl, proves she’s more than just a chip off the old block with ‘Whiskey & Lace’


Many, many years ago, Toby Keith said if you have to rely on your opening act to sell tickets, you probably oughta stop touring. Well, the big guy who plays Blossom Music Center on Sunday, June 29, doesn't NEED to rely on someone else – the lawn is already sold out and there aren't that many pavilion seats left – but there sure as heck is a lot of interest in one of his opening acts: this 2...

Krystal Keith Joins Toby Keith’s Shut Up And Hold On Tour


Krystal Keith has hit the road with her famous father as the opening act for Toby Keith’s Shut Up And Hold On Tour. The tour kicked off May 30 in San Bernardino, Calif., and also features Colt Ford. Keith is touring in support of her debut album, Whiskey & Lace, released earlier this year. The album features her first single, “Get Your Redneck On,” as well as “Daddy Dance With Me,” a...