Are country artists trying to produce the next generation of music stars? It sure seems like it, what with all of the new babies arriving — and new babies on the way — in 2012. Find out who is expecting baby No. 3, as well as who adopted a second little one, in today’s Taste of Country Roundup. Oh, and don’t forget to catch Brad Paisley as a cartoon on ‘South Park’!

Each day, we bring you a recap of today’s hottest country music news stories in list form, plus a few others from around the web. Discover what happened to that adorable little girl from the Pepsi commercials, get a listen at a new Beach Boys song and learn why Justin Bieber and Lady Gaga are posing as aliens — all in our Roundup.

Today on Taste of Country:

Brad Paisley Gets Cartooned for ‘South Park’ Appearance
Josh Kelley and Katherine Heigl Adopt Second Daughter
Daryle Singletary and Wife Expecting Baby No. 3 in November
Kenny Chesney Dishes on Touring With Tim McGraw and What Fans Can Expect This Time Around
The Band Perry Reveal Their Favorite Part of Touring With Brad Paisley
Zac Brown Band Confirm New ‘Uncaged’ Album Release Date, Add New Member
Before They Were Famous: Chuck Wicks
Scotty McCreery Brings ‘The Trouble With Girls’ to ‘Hart of Dixie’
Best Song About Trucks – Readers Poll
Josh Abbott Band Make Their ‘Small Town Family Dream’ a Reality With Release of New Album
Taylor Swift Dresses Up for a Night on the Town in Shirley MacLaine’s Honor
Kix Brooks, ‘New to This Town’ (Feat. Joe Walsh) – Lyrics Uncovered
The Band Perry Shoot ‘Postcard From Paris’ Video in New Orleans

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