The nominees for the 2013 Academy of Country Music Awards were announced this morning! See who made the cut.
Not to be whiners, but when will country music get another turn? Many country fans likely ask that very question every year about this time, when the Super Bowl comes around.
It’s been less than a year since Kenny Chesney released his 2012 album Welcome To The Fishbowl, but today he announced he’s already got a new one ready to go. And he’s even set a date for the release. “It’s […]
Last year was a good one for country music, but judging from the way things are shaping up for 2013, we should be in for lots more fabulous music in the coming months. Exciting albums […]
Sammy Johns, who among other achievements wrote and recorded “Chevy Van”–one of the most iconic songs of the 1970s–has died. He was 66. You may not know Sammy by name, but likely you’ve heard the song “Chevy […]
Critics at The New York Times composed a list of the greatest concerts of 2012, which featured performances mostly in New York City but also venues in cities such as Austin, Tampa, and Amsterdam.
“The preacher man says it’s the end of time,” sings Hank Jr., “and the Mississippi River she’s a goin’ dry.” But “country folks can survive.” Right?
Four additional artists were celebrated during Sunday’s show, which was co-hosted by Rascal Flatts and “Nashville” star Hayden Panettiere.
Bruce Springsteen nabbed three GRAMMY nominations Wednesday night, and the song that bears his name got two more. Meanwhile, “Springsteen” — the song by country singer Eric Church that name drops several Bruce classics — was nominated for Best Country Solo Performance and Best Country Song.
Cliches be damned, it was a fun. night at the GRAMMY Nominations Concert on CBS, with the band performing and getting nominations in all four major categories: Album, Song and Record of the Year, and Best New Artist. Kelly Clarkson, The Black Keys and Frank Ocean all grabbed multiple nominations as well.