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Dolly Parton Celebrates Gold-Selling Album ‘An Evening With … Dolly’
It’s hard to believe that Dolly Parton experienced a first in her career last week, so deep into the legendary singer’s success in country music. Friday morning (Aug. 10), Parton’s label — Dolly Records — earned its first gold-selling album for her Cracker Barrel double-disc, ‘An Evening With … Doll…
Jana Kramer Becomes the New Voice of Nationwide’s ‘On Your Side’ Jingle
Newcomer Jana Kramer‘s voice will soon be heard more than ever before, as the brown-haired ‘One Tree Hill’ star has signed on to sing the well-known Nationwide Insurance jingle, ‘On Your Side,’ in a new series of commercials.
Colt Ford Makes ‘Declaration of Independence’ Album With No Rules or Limitations
On a Colt Ford record, pretty much anything goes. That was exactly the case during the making of the singer’s fourth studio album, ‘Declaration of Independence,’ which hit shelves this week.
Blake Shelton Cuts Up About His Christmas CD, Marriage and Christina Aguilera on ‘Chelsea …
Blake Shelton returned to the couch of E!’s ‘Chelsea Lately’ Tuesday night (Aug. 7) to promote his upcoming holiday album, ‘Cheers, It’s Christmas,’ set to hit store in October. In true Chelsea Handler style, the host gave Shelton a fair share of ribbing, making s…
Bucky Covington Reveals Album Cover and Track Listing for ‘Good Guys’
Bucky Covington fans have anxiously been counting down the days until the release of the singer’s sophomore album, ‘Good Guys,’ set to hit stores on Sept. 11. To give them a little something to hold them over, Covington has revealed the album cover artwork, as well as the list of w…
Zac Brown Shares What Legacy He Wants to Leave His Kids
Zac Brown is creating quite the musical legacy these days. The Zac Brown Band dominates the country singles chart with every release, and each of their three studio albums are currently in the Top 20 country albums chart.
Jason Aldean Makes Kylie Morgan’s Dreams Come True on E!’s ‘Opening Act’
In the latest episode of the new E! Television reality show ‘Opening Act,’ 16-year-old Kylie Morgan from Newcastle, Okla. was picked to take the stage before Jason Aldean on a recent stop of his My Kinda Party Tour. That was the first of many emotional surprises for the teen.
Dierks Bentley Scores Tenth No. 1 Single With ‘5-1-5-0′
Dierks Bentley returns to the top of the country singles chart this week for hte 10th time in his career with his latest hit, ’5-1-5-0.’ The tune hit No. 1 on both the Billboard and Mediabase / Country Aircheck charts, after inching its way up through the Top 5 over the past few weeks.
Dwight Yoakam’s New Studio Album ‘3 Pears’ to Hit Stores September 18
After seven long years, Dwight Yoakam is finally resurfacing with a new studio album titled ’3 Pears.’ The new collection of tunes is set to hit stores on Tuesday, Sept. 18 on Warner Bros. Records.
Officials Postpone Colt Ford Show Due to Safety Concerns
Colt Ford fans looking forward to seeing the country rapper perform in Charleston, Md. on Monday (July 23) will be bummed to know that the concert has been postponed due to safety concerns by local officials.
Jason Aldean Celebrates Success of ‘Fly Over States’ With Nashville Party
On Tuesday afternoon (July 17), Jason Aldean celebrated yet another hit single with a party in Nashville, this time for his recent chart-topper, ‘Fly Over States.’ But it never gets old.
Jason Aldean Sells 44K Concert Tickets in Four Minutes
Jason Aldean is as hot as they get these days, which means his concerts are, too. This week, tickets for Aldean’s upcoming My Kinda Party Tour shows in Indianapolis, Ind. (Sept. 15) and St. Louis, Mo. (Sept. 14) went on sale and sold out in a record-breaking four minutes.