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52 min ago | Hudson Hub-Times

Actors' Summit honors music of Johnny Cash in 'Ring of Fire'

Actors' Summit, Akron's professional theater, announces the production of "Ring of Fire, the music of Johnny Cash," with a preview performance on May 1 with the official opening on May 2. "Ring Of Fire," through performances of the music Cash recorded through his 60-year career, attempts to reveal the character of this American icon.


Related Topix: Johnny Cash, Theater, Arts, Akron, OH, Entertainment

5 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

'American Idol' Top 6: Rock this country

'Cause the first thing a show that desperately wants to win back younger viewers needs to do is reference Donny and Marie Osmond.


Related Topix: Game Show, American Idol, Reality TV, Entertainment, Television, Dance, Marie Osmond, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Jennifer Lopez, Imagine Dragons, The Black Crowes

9 hrs ago | WMSI, MISS 103, Jackson, Mississippi

Dolly Parton shares details behind upcoming album 'Blue Smoke'

Dolly Parton admits the cover of her upcoming album, Blue Smoke , features a manufactured image.


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11 hrs ago | KATC-TV Lafayette

Today in History for April 24, 2014

Today is Thursday, April 24, the 114th day of 2014. There are 251 days left in the year.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, China, Asia, New York, The Oak Ridge Boys

15 hrs ago | WCKY-FM Findlay

Luke Bryan returns to top of country albums chart

Last week's sales of Crash My Party totaled just under 33,300, which is a 77% increase over the previous week.


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16 hrs ago | WNWN-FM Battle Creek

Kacey Musgraves Shows Her Vulnerable Side on "Keep...

Kacey Musgraves is more vulnerable than ever before on her latest single, "Keep It to Yourself."


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20 hrs ago | WWWV-FM Charlottesville


THIS DAY IN 1961: Bob Dylan made his recording debut, playing harmonica on Harry Belafonte's "Midnight Special" album.


Related Topix: Blues, Muddy Waters, New York, Celebrities, David Bowie, Pop/Rock, The Oak Ridge Boys

Wed Apr 23, 2014

WMUS-FM Muskegon

Willie Nelson & Alison Krauss adjust tour schedule over 'Urgent Health Concern'

Willie Nelson and Alison Krauss won't be starting their collaborative tour next week as originally planned.


Related Topix: Willie Nelson, Bluegrass, Alison Krauss, Alison Krauss + Union Station, Murray, KY, Louisville, KY

Dustin Lynch has a fire inside for country

Dustin Lynch grew up just an hour's drive south of Nashville, Tenn. But for the aspiring country singer-songwriter, the distance between his hometown and the country music capital sometimes seemed insurmountable.


Related Topix: Nashville, TN, Tullahoma, TN, Garth Brooks, Alan Jackson

96.7 Lite fm

Toby Keith's Syracuse restaurant in tax trouble

The tax man doesn't have much love right now for one of Toby Keith's I Love This Bar & Grill.


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96.7 Lite fm

Tim McGraw to be featured on 'Oprah's Master Class'

According to OWN, the country star "sits down for an emotional conversation" in an upcoming episode of "Oprah's Master Class."


Related Topix: Faith Hill

KHOU-TV Houston

Man accused of stalking singer John Rich warned

NASHVILLE, Tennessee -- A Nashville judge has issued a stern warning to a man accused of stalking country music singer John Rich.


Related Topix: John Rich, Nashville, TN, Entertainment

WCKY-FM Findlay

Ronnie Milsap reflects on Hall Of Fame induction

Ronnie Milsap says he's not sure what tipped the decision in his favor to induct him into the Country Music Hall of Fame.


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American Idol Preview: Country & Rock 'n Roll - Full Set List Revealed

On tonight's American Idol on FOX, the remaining six contestants will be tasked with singing both a Country and a Rock 'n Roll tune for the judges and TV viewers.


Related Topix: Game Show, American Idol, Reality TV, Entertainment, Television, Carrie Underwood, Willie Nelson, The Black Crowes, Pop/Rock, The Guess Who, Dolly Parton


Julia Roberts opens up about half-sister's suicide

Julia Roberts is still grieving the loss of her half-sister, Nancy Motes, who died from a drug overdose in February at the age of 37. In a new interview with WSJ Magazine , the actress finally addressed Motes' suicide, and how she's dealing with the pain.


Related Topix: Lady Antebellum

WAFF-TV Huntsville

Haslam signs bill seeking to end book shredding

Gov. Bill Haslam has signed a bill into law to ban the shredding of Imagine Library books delivered to the incorrect addresses.


Related Topix: Bill Haslam, US Governors, Dolly Parton

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Demi Lovato is a nominee and presenter at 2014 iHeartRadio Music Awards

Demi Lovato is set to make an appearance as a presenter at the first annual iHeartRadio Music Awards , which will take place on May 1, 2014, at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, The X Factor, Dance, R-N-B, Rihanna, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Blake Shelton, Justin Timberlake, Rap, Jay-Z, Black Entertainment


Eli Young Band's Mike Eli Celebrates Wedding Anniversary Eating Roast by Cand...

Eli Young Band front man Mike Eli didn't spring for a fancy night out to celebrate his recent wedding anniversary.


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Blake Shelton clears the air on divorce rumors

Singer Blake Shelton is baffled by tabloid reports suggesting his marriage to Miranda Lambert is on the rocks, insisting their strong bond is unlike any other he's ever experienced.


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ABC News

Milsap, Wiseman Among Country Hall Inductees

Ronnie Milsap, Mac Wiseman and the late Hank Cochran are the newest members of the Country Music Hall of Fame.


Related Topix: Ronnie Milsap, Mac Wiseman, Entertainment