1990s

Kevin Sharp

Kevin Sharp, 1990s Hitmaker, Dies at Age 43

Kevin Sharp, a country hitmaker from the 1990s who had been battling cancer since he was a teenager, died this past Saturday. He was best known for the No. 1 hit “Nobody Knows.”

04/21/2014

Billy Ray Cyrus

Billy Ray Cyrus Cut ‘Achy Breaky Heart’ as a Hip-Hop Track?

The news came via the Twitter account of an unlikely source — Larry King. “He’s excited about it & so am I!” King tweeted.

01/02/2014

1990s country revival

Are the 1990s Back in Country Music? Or Did They Never Leave?

With Tim McGraw hitting No. 1 (again), Garth Brooks about to release a new box set, and others like Joe Diffie and Marty Brown gaining new fans, we have to wonder: Is country music in the midst of a 1990s comeback?

11/25/2013

Travis Tritt (Radio.com interview screenshot)

Travis Tritt Describes How His 1991 Hit ‘Anymore’ Helped A Fan Who Was In A Coma

“It really was a wake-up call to make me realize that music is so powerful” said Tritt, “so much more powerful than those of us that create it really give credit for.”

07/23/2013

Joe Diffie (Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Joe Diffie Back In Action With New Single ‘Girl Ridin’ Shotgun’

After being celebrated in Jason Aldean’s single “1994,” the ’90s hitmaker is back in the game, with a funky new single and video, and an album on the way.

06/19/2013

“America’s Got Talent” judge Heidi Klum (Photo by Jeff Schear/Getty Images)

1990s Country Artist Marty Brown Resurfaces On ‘America’s Got Talent’

The “High and Dry” singer was tricked by his wife into appearing on the show–and he blew the judges away with a cover of Bob Dylan’s “Make You Feel My Love.”

06/11/2013

(credit: Tony Cutajar)

Jukebox Jury: Are Boy Bands Getting Worse?

Welcome to Jukebox Jury, our new music debate show where experts face off and a jury of fans decides the winner. THE CASE: Justin Timberlake may have dropped his big comeback single “Suit & Tie,” […]

01/15/2013

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Darius Rucker On Hootie & The Blowfish: ‘We’re Going To Do Another Record’

While he is currently enjoying a successful career in country music, Darius Rucker told CBS Local that he still loves to perform songs from his days with Hootie & the Blowfish.

05/25/2012

Dixie Chicks - Fly (Monument, 1999)

Best Sellers From The ’90s: Dixie Chicks, “Fly”

Supported by an army of Nashville’s A-list sessioneers, the Dixie Chicks scored a multi-million selling album in 1999 with ‘Fly.’

03/27/2012

LeAnn Rimes at the 1998 Billboard Music Awards (Photo by Frank Micelotta/ImageDirect)

Best Sellers From The ’90s: Leann Rimes And “Blue”

[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Leann Rimes[/lastfm] had yet to reach 14 years old when she released her first (and biggest selling) album, Blue.

02/02/2012

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