Caribbean Cowboy Returns to the Sand of Ft. Lauderdale

Location and scarcity. Location has a way of making things better. For example; rum drinks taste better at a beach bar, conch fritters are better in The Bahamas, and reggae flows through you a little smoother in Jamaica. Listening to the laid back country and island beats of Kenny Chesney sounds good in the car, at home, at work, and just about any other place. But make your listening … [Read more...]

Save It For A Rainy Day, Chesney Style

Boats, Caribbean blue, float planes and a song about keeping your head up after love punches you in the stomach--something all us Castaways can probably relate to. I've been listening to Kenny Chesney's album, The Big Revival, on heavy rotation since it dropped and it's awesome to see each song released ride a wave all the way to number one on the charts. The latest to do so is the single, Save … [Read more...]

Kenny Chesney Costa Sunglasses Giveaway!

  Kenny Chesney Costa GIVEAWAY! Summer is here and it's time to break out the flip flops and sunglasses! Wait you need a new pair of sunglasses? I think I can help! I'm giving away one pair of the new 2015 Kenny Chesney Costa Del Mar sunglasses. The contest will run from May 26th to June 2nd. The contest is happening on the RumShopRyan Facebook page and all you have to do to enter is … [Read more...]

Kenny Chesney and Costa Continue Partnership

Thought you Castaways might like to know about this. Cheers!   Country icon Kenny Chesney, who recently topped the charts with “Til It’s Gone” and the Grammy-nominated multiple week #1 “American Kids” from his brand new Big Revival album, again teams with Costa for another series of limited edition sunglasses to benefit the Coastal Conservation Association (CCA). This year’s five … [Read more...]

A Caribbean Cowboy Singing on the Sand

Certain locations and atmospheres were just made for particular musical artists. Madison Square Garden and Jay-Z, Key West and Jimmy Buffett, the Jersey Shore and Bruce Springsteen--these musicians are ingrained into the DNA of these places. Seeing them perform there would be be bucket list type material. Mr. Kenny Chesney's roots grew in the soil of eastern Tennessee. And while seeing him in … [Read more...]

What’s Your Dream Beach Playlist?

Currently happening: a Blue Chair Bay Coconut Rum and pineapple sits to my right, Chesney's Anything But Mine is streaming through the speakers, a pirate girl is preparing to raise sail to come see me, and I'm typing this run-on sentence. This grand mood I find myself in is being blown forward by a specially concocted beach playlist. I've said it before, nothing outside of chemicals can alter … [Read more...]

Christmas in Blue Chair Bay by Kenny Chesney

The holiday season is here, which for most of you means snow on the ground and freezing temperatures. Well if you need a temporary escape, watch Kenny Chesney's new Christmas video. It's called Christmas in Blue Chair Bay and it will definitely put you in that island state of mind. Might make you thirsty for some rum as well! I know it did me. Christmas in Blue Chair Bay by Kenny … [Read more...]

Kenny Chesney Releases ‘Spread the Love’ Video Featuring The Wailers

Kenny Chesney released his "Spread the Love" video on 12/13/13. Shot during a break on Chesney’s 2013 No Shoes Nation Tour, the video shows Chesney with Barrett, Alvin “Secco” Patterson and the rest of the Wailers Band, as well as capturing Hope House, Tuff Gong Studios and the myriad faces and places on Jamaica. For me the though the singing school children steal the show. Click here to watch … [Read more...]

Anything But Mine – How One Song Kickstarted A Lifestyle

I'm a fan of all different types of music, some more than others, but I can appreciate the talent and passion it takes to be a musical artist. Believe it or not though, I'm not that big of a country music fan. Sure I like a handful of artists, but none of my radio presets are set to country stations. I remember back in 2002 or 2003 when I first heard Kenny Chesney's "No Shoes No Shirt No … [Read more...]

When The Sun Goes Down – Boat Drink Recipe

After one sip, you won't know if the sun is going down or coming up. Break out the rum and juices, here comes an original creation from Castaway mixologist Jeremy McDaniel. Jeremy is getting excited for No Shoes Nation to pull into his town and has been experimenting with Chesney's Blue Chair Bay Rum. He's ready to push it into sixth gear and coast into his St. Somewhere. Feel like tagging … [Read more...]

No Shoes Nation Television Special

I think Mr. Chesney is a reader of, he liked how RSR readers are called Castaways and decided he needed a cool name for his fan base. That's how No Shoes Nation came about right? Ahhhhh, probably not. I'm happy to be a part of No Shoes Nation and on June 19th No Shoes Nation is coming into your living room. The GAC channel will air a documentary on Kenny Chesney and his No Shoes … [Read more...]