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From The CNN Of The 17th Century To Country Hits, Murder Ballads Won’t Die

An uncommon phenomenon hit the country music charts at the beginning of 2013: two chart-topping singles from Carrie Underwood and The Band Perry that are also murder ballads.

06/04/2013

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Jewel ‘Transforms Into’ June Carter Cash For ‘Ring Of Fire’ Biopic

When it comes to portrayals of the late country legend June Carter Cash, can Jewel stand up to Reese Witherspoon? The latter won an Oscar for her turn in the 2005 film Walk the Line. On Monday night, folk-pop […]

05/24/2013

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Don’t Call Josh Turner’s Writer’s Cottage A Man Cave

Josh Turner wrote eight of the twelve tracks on his 2012 release Punching Bag in his hand-build writer’s cottage. In an interview with Radio.com he explained just why he won’t be calling it his man […]

02/22/2013

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Johnny Cash To Be Featured On U.S. Postage Stamp

Hank Williams has one, Miles Davis has one. So do Patsy Cline, Roy Acuff, Bob Wills, and the Carter Family. Now it’s Johnny’s turn. That’s right, Johnny Cash is going to get his own postage stamp. It’s being issued as a Forever® stamp, but […]

01/31/2013

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Brantley Gilbert Shows His “Softer Side” When Talking About His Proposal To Jana Kramer

When Brantley Gilbert proposed earlier this month to his girlfriend of one year, fellow country artist Jana Kramer, he didn’t do it just anywhere. He chose Nashville’s famed Ryman Auditorium (home to the Grand Ole Opry for decades) […]

01/30/2013

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Jana Kramer Tells The Story Of Her Engagement To Brantley Gilbert, And Reveals Who Cried

Earlier this week, Brantley Gilbert proposed to his girlfriend of one year, fellow country artist Jana Kramer. And he didn’t do it just anywhere: He popped the question at the famous Ryman Auditorium in Nashville. Jana quickly said yes. As […]

01/23/2013

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RIP ‘Tennessee Waltz’ Singer Patti Page

“The Tennessee Waltz” has finally come to an end. Patti Page, who turned that song into a monster pop hit in 1950, died on Jan. 1, 2013 at age 85. Though she wasn’t terribly familiar to contemporary music […]

01/02/2013

Taylor Swift at the 54th Grammy Awards

Tonight’s GRAMMY Nominations Concert Places Country Music At Center Stage

Tune in tonight to see Taylor Swift, Luke Bryan, Dierks Bentley, The Band Perry, Hunter Hayes, and more during the live hour-long special.

12/05/2012

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The Who, Johnny Cash Tribute Added To Grammy Nominations Concert

In fact, The Who will play NYC’s Madison Square Garden on the night of the nominations concert, leading us to believe the TV special will do a live broadcast from the concert.

12/05/2012

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Trace Adkins Is Catching Heat For What He Was Wearing On NBC

Jimmy Carter, our Entertainment reporter called from Nashville to give us the latest news coming out of Hollywood and Nashville, these are some of the hottest stories about your favorite celebs and artists. The topics […]

11/30/2012

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