Bits And Pieces: Luke Bryan, Elle King & More!


Luke Bryan and his American Idol co-judges Katy Perry and Lionel Richie will all be returning to the show next season, according to Deadline. They, along with host Ryan Seacrest, are coming back for the sixth season on ABC, 21st season overall.

Elle King and Dierks Bentley have released the official music video for their latest collaboration, “Worth A Shot." The concept was created and written by Elle, and the clip was filmed Murfreesboro, TN. It flashes back to the Wild West in the late 1800s where Elle and Dierks star as husband-and-wife characters. 

LoCash and The Beach Boys are scheduled to officially kick off the summer for the Grand Ole Opry with their performances scheduled for Friday, May 27th. They'll team up on LoCash's current single, “Beach Boys” featuring Mike Love and longtime bandmate Bruce Johnston, which will mark the Opry debut of The Beach Boys. Other artists scheduled to perform include Lorrie Morgan and Darryl Worley.

Michael Ray has signed on for Brian Kelley's upcoming musical, May We All: A New Country Musical. The show opens on June 15th at Tennessee Performing Arts Center in Nashville, TN. Michael joins the previously announced lineup which includes BRELAND, Canaan Smith, Danielle Bradbery, Jamie O’Neal, Lainey Wilson, Lindsay Ell, LoCash, RaeLynn, and Trent Harmon.