Today is a big day in Kenny Chesney's life. Not only is it his 47th birthday, but he also kicks off 'The Big Revival Tour' tonight in Nashville.

Why start his tour in Music City? Well, it's quite simple, really. Kenny wanted to play Nashville on his birthday so his Mom could be with him to celebrate his big day. Kenny is our featured "ThrowBack Thursday' artist. Scroll down for one of Kenny's earlier hits.

Reba Beauty

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Reba McEntire announced a beauty line that will kick off April 7th. Now you can get Reba's look! 


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Throwback Thursday

Happy 47th birthday to Kenny Chesney. Take a listen to 'Don't Blink.'

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