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  • Golden Globes Rights Dispute: HFPA Says It's 'Hostage' to Dick Clark Prods.

    The long battle over the rights to the Golden Globe Awards went to a federal appellate court on Wednesday, as the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. argued that a lower court erred in ruling that Dick Clark Prods. could produce the HFPA's lucrative awards...
  • 'Frozen' Soundtrack Nabs 10th Non-Consecutive Week at No. 1

    "Frozen" remained hot on the U.S. album chart last week, as the Disney soundtrack held onto the No. 1 position for a 10th non-consecutive week. For the fifth week in a row, "Frozen" took the top position with sales of 133,000 (off 11%), according to...
  • Stagecoach 2014: Jason Aldean gives the people what they want

    Stagecoach 2014: Jason Aldean gives the people what they want
    Jason Aldean's purest, most Jason Aldean-ish song -- and therefore, perhaps, the one that got the biggest response during the singer's headlining set Saturday at Stagecoach -- is "1994," from his album "Night Train." A ready-made crowd-pleaser set at...
  • CBS, ACM Bring New Twist to Musical Salute to Military Members

    It started as a joint effort by CBS and the Academy of Country Music to mount a musical salute to the troops to coincide with Armed Forces Day on May 17. It wouldn't have been hard to find country stars willing to participate in such a special. But as...
  • Eric Church: Nashville's dark poet is ready for some sunlight

    Eric Church: Nashville's dark poet is ready for some sunlight
    Country renegade Eric Church lives and writes on the edge, but when he takes the stage on the ocean’s rim at the Tortuga Music Festival in Fort Lauderdale Saturday night, the metaphorical significance will be overshadowed by a more literal...
  • Brandy Clark, who writes hits for others, tells her own '12 Stories'

    Brandy Clark, who writes hits for others, tells her own '12 Stories'
    The characters in Brandy Clark's songs aren't necessarily where they thought they'd be in life. There's the woman buying pharmaceuticals out of some guy's trunk in "Take a Little Pill." There's the woman living for religion and lotto-winning dreams in...
  • George Strait takes entertainer trophy at 49th ACM Awards

    George Strait takes entertainer trophy at 49th ACM Awards
    The cowboy rides away a winner, as veteran Texas singer George Strait collected the top honor for entertainer of the year Sunday at the 49th Academy of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas. The fan-voted award comes as Strait is in the midst of his...
  • Duke, duchess of Cambridge and Prince George arrive in New Zealand

    Duke, duchess of Cambridge and Prince George arrive in New Zealand
    The duke and duchess of Cambridge arrived in New Zealand on Monday with baby Prince George, his nanny, a hairdresser, personal assistants and security in tow. The Duchess wore a red coat by Catherine Walker with matching pillbox hat by Gina Foster as...
  • Taylor Swift, Carrie Underwood dazzle on ACM awards red carpet

    Taylor Swift, Carrie Underwood dazzle on ACM awards red carpet
    Perhaps taking a cue from Beyonce’s showstopping, barely there Grammys dress by L.A. designer Michael Costello, country music divas embraced the sheer-and-sexy cutout trend on the red carpet at the American Country Music Awards held Sunday night...
  • ACM Awards: Brad Paisley debuts bro-baiting new single 'River Bank'

    ACM Awards: Brad Paisley debuts bro-baiting new single 'River Bank'
    Though he's developed a healthy sideline over the last few years co-hosting the Country Music Assn. Awards with Carrie Underwood, Brad Paisley turned up Sunday night on that show's rival broadcast, the Academy of Country Music Awards. So far, so good,...
  • TV ratings: ACM Awards fall from 2013, but still lead Sunday

    TV ratings: ACM Awards fall from 2013, but still lead Sunday
    The 49th Academy of Country Music Awards cruised to a ratings victory Sunday night, though the telecast was down from last year, according to early numbers from Nielsen. The ACM Awards on CBS averaged 14.1 million viewers overall, compared with last...