Better Beat Jackson 12/05/16

1. Just announced THOMAS RHETT will be performing at “New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest”. Another performer previously announced…cher, Mariah Carey, OR Michael Jackson? A: Mariah Carey
2. On this date back in 2013, Carrie Underwood portrayed Maria Von Trapp in NBC’s live production of what musical? A: The Sound of Music.
3. Speaking of Carrie in the live production of The Sound of Music…the ratings were so good that the network ordered another live production the next year. What was the next live show? Hairspray, Peter Pan Live, OR Grease? A: Peter Pan Live
4. CMA New artist of the Year recently tweeted “Four days without gluten and I want to die” Who tweeted that? Cam, Maren Morris, OR Kelsea Ballerini? A: Maren Morris
5. The trailer has been released for Tim McGraw’s next movie, The Shack. Tim and Faith Hill, Lady Antebellum and one other Country singer provided songs for the soundtrack. Who is the other Country singer? Justin Timberlake, Brett Eldredge, OR FGL? A: Brett Eldredge