The tour of the summer began over the weekend. Kenny Chesney, Tim McGraw and Jake Owen opened the Brothers of the Sun Tour in Tampa, Fla., and few walked away not believing they’d seen one of the greatest shows in country music. Read a full recap, lus catch up on the latest entries in the Top 100 Country Songs countdown in the Daily Roundup below.

It was a full day of news in country music, but a few non-country stories caught our eye as well. See some of the highlights from the 2012 MTV Movie Awards in today’s recap.

Today on Taste of Country:

Kenny Chesney and Tim McGraw Launch Brothers of the Sun Tour With a Bang
Top 100 Country Songs Countdown
Win a Copy of Brad Paisley’s ‘Diary of a Player’ Book
Hunter Hayes vs. The Band Perry – The Showdown
Vince Gill, Jake Owen + More Sign on for Second Harvest Food Bank Benefit Concert
Can You Guess Whose Tattoo This Is?
Eric Church to Play Free Makeup Show for Taste of Country Fans in Buffalo
Carrie Underwood, Steven Tyler Duet Rumored for New Aerosmith Album
Dierks Bentley Reflects on Loss of His ‘Biggest Influence,’ His Dad
The Band Perry Are Stalked, Caught Up in Jewel Heist in ‘Postcard From Paris’ Video
Rodney Atkins’ Annual Music City Gives Back Concert to Take Place Thursday
2012 CMT Music Awards Winners – Readers Poll
Eric Church Insists That a Fourth Album is the Last Thing on His Mind
Scotty McCreery, Carrie Underwood + More to Go to Bat for Annual City of Hope Softball Challenge

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