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2 hrs ago | KXXV-TV Waco

43rd annual festival honors Western Swing icon

It's a tribute to the man known as the King of Western Swing, and runs through Saturday in Turkey, about 100 miles southwest of Amarillo.


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6 hrs ago | KAUZ

Country music singer Kevin Sharp dies at age 43

Revelers raised joints, pipes and vaporizer devices to the skies above a central Denver park in a defiant toast to the April 20 pot holiday.


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10 hrs ago |

"Nobody Knows," Country Hit Maker Kevin Sharp Passes Away

This one hits particularly hard as I was a fan of his work. I followed his story, his fight with cancer and on this Easter Day, I feel compelled to write this story even though I am not supposed to be working today.


Related Topix: Sarcoma, Medicine, Health

15 hrs ago |

'Peter Max Collection Wine Reception' a success at Karis Art Gallery

On April 19, 2014, artist Peter Karis stated that the " Peter Max Collection Wine Reception" was a success.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Hot Chicks, Pop/Rock, Taylor Swift

19 hrs ago | ACC TOP 40

Jon Pardi Credits His Grandma's Karaoke Machine for Kickstarting His Love for Music

Country newcomer Jon Pardi probably wouldn't have pursued a career in music if it wasn't for his grandmother's karaoke machine.


Related Topix: Dixon, CA, Garth Brooks, George Strait

23 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

High school student in hot water after asking Miss America to...

FEBRUARY 01: Miss America 2014 Nina Davuluri attends the 23rd Annual Super Bowl Party With A Purpose at Brooklyn Cruise Terminal on February 1, 2014 in New York City.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Taylor Swift, Pop/Rock, Hot Chicks, Weird

Sat Apr 19, 2014


TCM Greatest Classic Legends: Robert Mitchum

In spite of Robert Mitchum's notorious personal life and his many Hollywood scandals, he made countless films.


Related Topix: Home from the Hill, Drama Movies, Adventure, Film Noir, Angel Face, Crime Movies, The Sundowners, Western, Celebrities, Robert Mitchum

Brechin Today

Second coming for the Saint Cash of Country

See PA Feature MUSIC Cash. Picture credit should read: AP/PA Photos. WARNING: This picture must only be used to accompany PA Feature MUSIC Cash.


Related Topix: Johnny Cash

WCNC-TV Charlotte

Country stars perform at 'Outnumber Hunger' concert

Musicians Joe Don Rooney and Gary LeVox of Rascal Flatts performs to an enthusiastic crowd at the second annual Outnumber Hunger Live! at The LINQ in Las Vegas on Friday, April 4, 2014, live from the ACM Party for a Cause Festival.


Related Topix: Rascal Flatts, Entertainment

Dolly Parton reveals fears over Miley Cyrus who says she wants to MURDER Hannah Montana

The Jolene hitmaker admitted she was concerned about her goddaughter's views on shedding the wholesome image of the Disney star which saw her rise to stardom.


Related Topix: Dolly Parton, Miley Cyrus, Pop/Rock

Detroit Free Press

Glen Campbell moves to Alzheimer's facility

The 'Rhinestone Cowboy' and 'Wichita Lineman' singer crooner has been open in the last couple of years about having the memory-impairment problem.


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105.7 The Bull

You want to Join Florida-Georgia Line?

Posted Friday, April 18th 2014 @ 5pm by Brian and Tyler from Florida-Georgia Line are helping OutNumber Hunger.


Related Topix: Florida Georgia Line, Pop/Rock

Fri Apr 18, 2014


Which Country Star's Family was once homeless?

The private investigation business went dry for some time, and Miranda Lambert's family was forced to take shelter in a farmhouse on her uncle's property.


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KLAL-FM Little Rock

fun.'s Andrew Dost Scoring New MTV Show, Upcoming Film

While fun. frontman Nate Ruess is recording duets with Pink , and guitarist Jack Antonoff is promoting his side project, Bleachers , and co-writing songs with the likes of Taylor Swift , the group's multi-instrumentalist Andrew Dost , has also been keeping busy.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Taylor Swift, Hot Chicks, Austin, TX

98.7 WOVK

Randy Houser logs third straight number one with latest single

The country star's latest single reached number one on the Mediabase country singles chart this week to match the success of his previous hits, "How Country Feels" and "Running Out of Moonlight."


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WTAX-AM Springfield


ON THIS DAY IN 1994: Roseanne Arnold filed for divorce from Tom Arnold. Charges were dropped, but she refiled less than a month later.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Tom Arnold, Wedding, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Comedy Movies, The Tractors

WXLO-FM Worcester

"American Idol" Recap: Dexter Is Eliminated

American Idol said goodbye to Dexter Roberts on Thursday night. The 22-year-old country musician from Fayette, Alabama, was eliminated after falling into the bottom two with Jessica Meuse .


Related Topix: Fayette, AL, Montgomery Gentry

WXLO-FM Worcester

Should Bruno, Katy, Pharrell, Lorde & Taylor Make the "Time" 100?

Each year, Time magazine compiles the "Time 100," a list of the most influential people in the world.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Taylor Swift, Pop/Rock, Hot Chicks

Thu Apr 17, 2014

WXOW-TV La Crosse


The Mavericks football program held a news conference Thursday, the day after players refused to practice when Hoffner returned to the school.


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WESC-FM Greenville

Martina McBride tops country chart

Martina McBride is leading the way on the Billboard Country Albums chart with her latest release.


Related Topix: Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line, Pop/Rock