| Nov 8, 2013
| 2:05 PM
Lady Gaga is opening up about her "feud" with Madonna and her habitual drug use following a debilitating hip injury that saw her cancel the remainder of her "Born This Way" tour earlier this year.
The revelations come by way of Britain's Attitude...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 8:51 PM
Country music has never been short on sentimentality, the emotion that carried veteran singer George Strait to his 18th entertainer of the year honor at the 47th annual CMA Awards in Nashville.
Strait, who recently announced his retirement from...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 5:46 AM
UPDATED: Spouses Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton were the CMA Awards' top vocalists for a fourth consecutive year. But viewers didn't seem to mind those repeats at all.
The three-hour telecast on ABC was the top show nationally and locally. The...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 6:39 AM
Some longtime television favorites -- Bob Newhart, Cher, Lynda Carter, Robert Sean Leonard -- return this week, the first full week of the November ratings period. A few highlights:
1. Bob Newhart repeats his Emmy-winning role as Professor Proton on...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 9:35 AM
Since they were introduced in season 3, the knockout rounds haven't exactly been the most exciting part of "The Voice." Lacking the button-press suspense, friendly coach sparring, nifty spinning chairs and snazzy "I want you" stage lights of the blind...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 2:13 PM
The hottest ticket of the Cruzan Amphitheatre’s Country Megaticket this year also proved to be the last of the series, with Luke Bryan packing them in Saturday.
The show sold out in one hour when tickets went on sale in July 19, and the...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 11:15 AM
Young people with remarkable skill and poise paraded across the Kimball Theatre stage during the Williamsburg's Got Talent competition Saturday night.
I served as a judge for the contest, along with former Isley Brothers member Everett Collins and Kathy...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
What defines losing everything? Thousands of residents of Moore, OK, lost their homes and most of their belongings following last week's deadly tornado. Those were the lucky ones, compared to 24 people who died, including seven children. When the giant...
| 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...
| Sep 11, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Crystal Bowersox, who finished second on “American Idol” in 2010, showed Tuesday at Sellersville Theater 1894 that she has done something most of the contestants who continued careers after the show haven’t: Evolved. Crystal Bowersox...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 1:58 PM
(Reuters) - Singers Taylor Swift and newcomer Kacey Musgraves on Tuesday led the nominees for this year's Country Music Association awards, one of the genre's top prizes.
Swift, 23, and Musgraves, 25, each scored six nominations, followed by husband-...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 7:01 AM
It's not your imagination: South Florida's music calendar really is exhibiting a more-pronounced country twang, with top acts playing the big amphitheaters and new singers staring their careers at strip-mall bars.
The Cruzan Amphitheatre in West Palm...