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37 min ago | KURB-FM Little Rock

John Legend Teaming Up with Country Star Lee Ann Womack for "CMT Crossroads"

Katy Perry did it not long it's John Legend 's turn to sing with a country star for the CMT series Crossroads.


Related Topix: Lee Ann Womack, Celebrities, Dance, Pop/Rock, Katy Perry, Best of 2007, Franklin, TN

4 hrs ago | Nanaimo Daily News

Common Core standards adopted by some states, rejected, repealed by others as debate continues

The state school board folded Common Core into the state's College and Career Ready Standards for public schools and has been defending the decision ever since.


Related Topix: US News, Alabama, Education Etc., US Governors, Jan Brewer, Jerry Brown, Jack Markell

7 hrs ago |

Dierks Bentley's "Drunk on a Plane" in...

That persistent buzz you hear is Dierks Bentley 's "Drunk on a Plane" circling at the top of Billboard 's country airplay chart for its second week.


Related Topix: Dierks Bentley, North Carolina

11 hrs ago | WKHX-FM Atlanta

Toby Keith Opens "Big Dog Daddy's" in Time for First OU Game

Though his name is already over the door in at least sixteen locations of I Love This Bar & Grill, Toby Keith can now count one more restaurant as part of his empire.


Related Topix: Toby Keith, Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Athens Banner-Herald

Country superstar Kenny Chesney performs tonight at Georgia Theatre

Fans can only get inside with a wristband which were given out at the Phi Mu Sorority beginning at noon.


Related Topix: Kenny Chesney


Shania Twain concert sparks international interest

Donald K Donald president Andre Hudon stands by the staging at the Charlottetown Event Grounds ahead of the Aug. 30 Shania Twain concert.


Related Topix: Shania Twain

KURB-FM Little Rock

Thanks to Taylor Swift's "Shake It Off," Super-Producer Max Martin Moves Up in Record Books

Taylor Swift 's "Shake It Off" is the singer's second #1 on the Billboard Hot 100.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Taylor Swift, Hot Chicks, The Beatles, John Lennon, Paul McCartney

98.7 WOVK

Lee Ann Womack & John Legend Paired For 'CMT Crossroads'

Lee Ann Womack is on board for the next installment of "CMT Crossroads." The country star is teaming up with R&B singer-songwriter John Legend for the show, which they'll tape in the Nashville suburb of Franklin, Tennessee.


Related Topix: Lee Ann Womack, R&B, R-N-B, Franklin, TN

WXLO-FM Worcester

Bruno Mars & Beyonce In, Lady Gaga & U2 Out in Poll of America's Top-10 Favorite Musicians

When it comes to music, Americans apparently prefer an English accent. A new unscientific Harris poll reveals The Beatles are America's favorite musician or band.


Related Topix: Beyonce, Dance, R-N-B, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop, Best of 2007, Pop/Rock, The Beatles, The Fab Four, George Strait

WKHX-FM Atlanta

Chase Rice Ignites the Country Albums Chart

Newcomer Chase Rice is currently savoring the success of his first major release, Ignite the Night , as it debuts at the top of Billboard 's Top Country Albums chart, selling 44,000 copies in its first week.


Related Topix: Chase Rice

Thu Aug 28, 2014

WKHX-FM Atlanta

Dolly Parton Accepts ALS Ice Bucket Challenge from Kenny Rogers

When Kenny Rogers challenged his good pal Dolly Parton to take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, he never thought she'd go through with it -- but she's now proved him wrong.


Related Topix: Dolly Parton

WKHX-FM Atlanta

Brett Eldredge Says "Sexiest" Honor and Love Songs Haven't Changed His Bachelor Status

Brett Eldredge admits being one of People Country's sexiest men is a pretty good gig-- until you're in the airport early in the morning.


Related Topix: Brett Eldredge

WKHX-FM Atlanta

Toby Keith Answers Ice Bucket Challenge with Sooners

Toby Keith is the latest country star to complete the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge to raise awareness for Lou Gehrig's disease.


Related Topix: Toby Keith, University of Oklahoma

96.1 KXY

Blake Shelton 'Bringing Back Some Country' With New Album

The singer tells Rolling Stone Country that his recent albums have "been so positive" because he's "been in this awesome place."


Related Topix: Blake Shelton

KLAL-FM Little Rock

Florida Georgia Line Calls Jason Derulo Remix "A Huge Honor"

After scoring a massive hit by teaming up with Nelly on "Cruise," country duo Florida Georgia Line have returned to the pop charts again, thanks to a collaboration with Jason Derulo on a remix of their song " This Is How We Roll.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Florida Georgia Line, Dance, Hip-Hop, Jason Derulo


Miranda Lambert Says Kenny Chesney Taught Her How to Tour

As Miranda Lambert cris-crosses the country on the Platinum tour this summer, she says she owes a debt of gratitude to Kenny Chesney for teaching her how to run a happy tour.


Related Topix: Kenny Chesney, Miranda Lambert


Country Stars Fight Back Against Muscle Disease During 49th Annual MDA Show of Strength Telethon

Viewers tuning into the 2014 telethon, one of America's longest-standing and beloved fundraising and entertainment events, will enjoy musical performances and heartfelt appeals from the country stars, who appear on the show to help raise funds and awareness in support of the Muscular Dystrophy Association's mission to save and improve the lives of ... (more)


Related Topix: Technical Services, Muscular Dystrophy Association, Rascal Flatts

WKHX-FM Atlanta

Lee Brice Says Terminally Ill Girl Changed His Performances of "I Drive Your Truck"

L ee Brice 's latest chart-topper, "I Don't Dance," had some pretty big shoes to fill, coming after ACM Song of the Year winner "I Drive Your Truck."


Related Topix: Lee Brice

Wed Aug 27, 2014

WKHX-FM Atlanta

Naomi Judd Ready to Auction Off Her Treasures

If you've ever wanted to raid Naomi Judd 's closets, now is your chance. The Beverly Hills auction firm Julien's will help the "mother" half of the legendary Judds part with some of her treasures in November.


Related Topix: The Judds


Wiz Khalifa knocks 'Guardians' from atop Billboard's album chart

Rapper Wiz Khalifa knocked the "Guardians of the Galaxy" soundtrack from the top spot on the weekly U.S. Billboard 200 album chart on Wednesday, scoring his first No.


Related Topix: Wiz Khalifa, Hip-Hop, Pop/Rock, Celebrities, Taylor Swift, Hot Chicks