| Nov 6, 2013
| 1:33 PM
Whether the country music stars who’ll be front and center at the CMA Awards show from Nashville are coming up with the songs that make the whole world sing could be debated, but they’re certainly some of the most trusted celebrities around....
| Aug 21, 2013
| 9:17 AM
Luke Bryan made the invite, and fans responded. The country star's "Crash My Party" landed at No. 1 on the U.S. pop charts this week and caused quite the celebration in doing so.
"Crash My Party" sold 528,000 copies for the week ending Aug. 18,...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 1:38 PM
Veteran Taylor Swift and newcomer Kacey Musgraves are tied with six nominations apiece to lead the 2013 Country Music Assn. Awards, which will be announced Nov. 6 in Nashville.
Swift is vying again for the CMA's top award of entertainer of the year, the...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 10:42 AM
The Jewish Mother in Virginia Beach has announced a pair of unusually high-profile shows. Trail-blazing funk freakazoid Bootsy Collins will play there Nov. 1. Virginia's own bluegrass pioneer Ralph Stanley will bring his Clinch Mountain Boys to the club...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 11:34 AM
"Only Prettier," "White Liar" and "Gunpowder & Lead" ooze with attitude, and Miranda Lambert acknowledges that she knows how to fire up a crowd. But she also is proud of how she can calm one down.
"As much as I love some of the midtempo songs I have...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 4:56 AM
Spanish actress Sara Montiel is dead at 85, Don Draper is having a depressing time of things, and a nice German man has invented a faster way to apply contraception. Welcome to your post-weekend trends report for Monday, April 8, 2013.
| Apr 11, 2013
| 1:54 AM
She wore a little black and a little white, but you could argue that Wednesday night Taylor Swift was Red all over.
The 23-year-old singer recently released her fourth album and it's called "Red," so titled because Swift says she sometimes thinks in...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 10:50 PM
The May TV schedule is filled with finales, but don't think you won't have anything to watch. The Bluths are back! Yes, on May 26 Netflix with offer up all 15 episodes of the new "Arrested Development" with all the sitcom's original cast intact. Can't...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 1:55 PM
Curb Records is making a federal case out of its beef with country star Tim McGraw, moving its 2-year-old complaint in state court in Tennessee to the federal level in arguing that he breached his contract with Curb and signing in 2011 with Big Machine...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 3:27 PM
HBO is backing a new four-hour documentary on Frank Sinatra being touted as “the definitive portrait of our era’s greatest performer." The miniseries will be directed by Oscar-winner Alex Gibney.
The untitled film is a collaboration...
| May 9, 2013
| 6:23 AM
Tim McGraw is 45 years old, has produced 33 No. 1 country singles and for more than a decade has branched into acting and performing with other musicians, including Nelly and Tony Bennett. Yet despite having gone down more avenues than most country...