We caught up with the 54-year-old to talk about the new disc, the few things he can still recall from his heyday and Miley Cyrus, among other topics.
Louisville, Kentucky native Paul J. Phillips, formerly known as "Sheffer Stephens," is fresh off the release of his latest EP Magic. Now he is sharing the video for his single "Time, Time" exclusively here at Music Times.
These days, it's good to be Mac. The only living member of the Country Music Association's original board of directors, Wiseman will finally be inducted into the prestigious Country Music Hall of Fame in October along with singing legend Ronnie Milsap and the late songwriter Hank Cochran.
Maroon 5 definitely shocked its fans earlier this week by releasing the creepy, stalker and blood themed music video for its new V single "Animals," and it's caused quite a bit of controversy. Now, the Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network (RAINN) is condemning the music video for its "stalker fantasy" theme. Read this
Nicki Minaj may be hosting the 2014 MTV Europe Music Awards, but she's not the only major musical talent in the lineup. Today (Oct. 2), MTV announced two new performers for the show: megastars Ed Sheeran and Ariana Grande. Read this
Things aren't looking good for SXSW, based on a new report, which suggests that the festival should consider switching locations to accommodate continued growth. Read this
Jennifer Lopez has gotten a lot of flak for her new music video "Booty" with Iggy Azalea. And two weeks after the hyper-sexualized music video was released, the American Idol judge and pop star is firing back at her critics in a new interview. Read this
Cinderella doesn't seem to be working out at the Broadway Theatre so ownership is going in a different direction with the space: Dr. Zhivago. The musical, based on the classic film and novel, will begin previews during late March. Read this
Earlier this week, Taylor Swift proved female pop stars can be support each other and be friends when she posted a photo of Lorde's handwritten lyrics to "Yellow Flicker Beat" to Instagram. She also stopped by Canadian talk show Tout Le Monde En Parle, where after discussing her single "Shake It Off," she gave her thoughts on Emma Watson's viral U.N. speech.Read more »
Jeremih's new single "Don't Tell 'Em" may have cracked the top 10 of the Hot 100 last week, but the smooth R&B singer isn't done trying to dominate the musical world, and now he's gotten a little help. A new remix of the single dropped today (Oct. 1) featuring none other than Mr. Worldwide himself, Pitbull.Read more »
Meghan Trainor has risen to the top of the Digital Download charts once again, marking the third time that "All About That Bass" has held the top spot. The song experienced a drop in sales over the week but not enough to stop her from passing Taylor Swift and "Shake It Off." "Bass" sold 253,000 downloads while "Shake" sold 224,000. The pair of songs have switched places twice now but if sales keep dropping this may mark the end of "Shake"s run at the top.Read more »
The songs found on 'Banner' nurture a relationship with Jesus, regardless of the age of the listener or the stage of their walk. Each and every note honors God and magnifies His love for us.Read more »
Billboard got a hold of a preview to the Harvard Business School case study, aptly titled "Beyoncé." The 27-page report was written by Anita Elberse, a professor of business administration at the Harvard Business School, and Stacie Smith, a former student of hers. They spoke with the people behind the album's secret release, including employees at Beyoncé's company Parkwood, Columbia Records, Apple, and Facebook.Read more »
Country legend Kenny Rogers has announced the dates for his annual Christmas tour, which kicks off on Nov. 12 with a four-date residency at the Niagra Fallsview Casino Resort in Ontario, and ends on Dec. 23 in Westbury, New York. Rogers’ setlists for the tour won’t be made up entirely of Christmas songs, however: as its name implies, the “Christmas and Hits Through The Years Tour” will integrate Christmas classics along with Rogers’ biggest hits from throughout his 50-year career.Read more »