Every Monday we bring you the Southern Living Hot List, a roundup of the five latest and greatest things to hit the South. Consider it your weekly update on our region’s most buzzworthy food, culture, and style news.
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With Little Big Town’s sixth studio album, Pain Killer, dropping today, we decided to take a look back at our Paper Napkin Interview with Kimberly Schlapman at her Nashville home in September. Find out what this Georgia artist is up to now, when not singing or cooking on her “Kimberly’s Simply Southern” show.
The king of dirty is back. Beloved Southerner Mike Rowe, born and raised in Baltimore, premieres a spit-shined version of his bread-and-butter—television shining the spotlight on blue collar Americans who work hard for their money, usually in a unique setting—tonight (October 8, 9/8c) on CNN.
Just when we thought we’d seen it all, the Queen of Country accepts the ALS ice bucket challenge. And she does it in full Dolly glory, with all of her “falses.” #WhatWouldDollyDo For other Southern celebrities who have taken on the challenge, click here.
Today marks the opening of the long-awaited James Brown biopic Get On Up. Earlier this week, we chatted about the film with Keith Robinson. Today, we chat with Greenville, Mississippi native J.D. Evermore, who stars in both the film and TV’s Rectify (June 19).
It all started with her mama’s biscuits. And today, on Charleston, South Carolina’s King Street, biscuit connoisseur Carrie Morey of Callie’s Biscuits fame is taking her mama’s recipe and firing up the ovens at Callie’s Hot Little Biscuit (476 ½ King Street).
Mississippi director Tate Taylor’s second major film, Get On Up, hits theaters on August 1. Keep an eye on The Daily South for insights on the film, which stars a number of Southern actors, including the cooler-than-cool Keith Robinson. Get to know this Hollywood double threat who sings and acts in the upcoming James Brown biopic.