Here is a story from the local paper....
Kix Brooks has caused quite a stir.
Last week, Brooks — a CMA board member and half of superstar country duo Brooks & Dunn — warned Nashville business leaders that Nashville’s annual CMA Music Festival is somewhat of a house of cards. The success of the four-day event depends a great deal on its ability to draw big names during peak touring season, but artists who come to perform aren’t paid.
Read the rest of the story in the Tennessean newspaper.