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  • We talk with Helena Hunt of Lifetime’s Chasing Nashville

     
    Seventeen-year-old Helena Hunt is the lanky wisp of a hippie girl with a sweet voice and a penchant for playing the banjo whose steadfast commitment to her own laid-back style made her an instant fan favorite on Lifetime’s new docuseries Chasing...
  • Barack Obama Presents Oprah Winfrey With Medal of Freedom

    Oprah Winfrey was honored at the White House on Wednesday with the Presidential Medal of Freedom, in an East Room ceremony heavy in historical reference and doses of humor. "Early in Oprah Winfrey's career her bosses told her she should change her name...
  • Loretta Lynn: 5 reasons why she earned Presidential Medal of Freedom

    Loretta Lynn is among 14 Americans who were presented the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Obama on Wednesday at the White House. The award, created by President John F. Kennedy, recognizes significant achievements in politics, world peace,...
  • Kitty Wells dies at 92; country music trailblazer

    Kitty Wells dies at 92; country music trailblazer
    Country singer Kitty Wells had been recording, touring and broadcasting without major success for more than a decade when she accepted an offer in 1952 to record one more song before she planned to turn her attention to staying at home and raising a...
  • Penn's Peak marks a decade of music on top of the mountain

     
    In was summer 2002, and the sprawling Rambler’s Ranch mountaintop music venue near Jim Thorpe was in foreclosure, closed for two years. That’s about as long as its builder, local country musician Tommy Schafer, had tried to operate it before.....
  • A gem of an interview with Jewel: Singer talks about Greatest Hits, career, future

     
    Singer songwriter Jewel says that as early as 1999, when she had released just two albums, she wanted to do a greatest hits album. And she easily could have. Her 1996 debut album, “Pieces of You,” had produced three Top......
  • Album review: 'Coal Miners Daughter: A Tribute to Loretta Lynn'

    Album review: 'Coal Miner’s Daughter: A Tribute to Loretta Lynn'
  • Levon Helm dies at 71; drummer and singer with the Band

    Levon Helm dies at 71; drummer and singer with the Band
    Levon Helm is most widely known for the songs he sang that found their way onto the pop charts during his long tenure as drummer and singer for the Band: "Up On Cripple Creek," "The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down" and "Don't Do It," earthy and infectious...
  • PASSINGS: Philip Matthew Hannan, Johnnie Wright, Jessy Dixon

    PASSINGS: Philip Matthew Hannan, Johnnie Wright, Jessy Dixon
    Philip Matthew Hannan Cleric gave the eulogy for President Kennedy Retired New Orleans Archbishop Philip Matthew Hannan, 98, who sought to console a grieving nation in his eulogy for President Kennedy, died Thursday in New Orleans after a long period of...
  • Stagecoach: Kenny Chesney, Carrie Underwood Top 2011 Lineup

    Stagecoach: Kenny Chesney, Carrie Underwood Top 2011 Lineup
    INDIO, Calif. -- Country artists Kenny Chesney, Rascal Flatts and Carrie Underwood will headline the fifth Stagecoach Country Music Festival in the Coachella Valley, April 30 and May 1. The weekend that also will feature country veterans Loretta Lynn,...
  • Miranda Lambert, Kenny Chesney, Zac Brown Band lead Academy of Country Music nominations

    Miranda Lambert, Kenny Chesney, Zac Brown Band lead Academy of Country Music nominations
    The Academy of Country Music announced the nominations for its 46th annual awards Tuesday morning (Feb. 1). Miranda Lambert led with seven nominations, including Top Female Vocalist and her first ever nomination for Entertainer of the Year. In addition,...
  • Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week

     
    The Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week: 1. CHRIS ISAAK Crooner Chris Isaak has one of the most evocative voices in popular music — comparable to Roy Orbison in its mastery and range and Bob Dylan in its ability......