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Conor Oberst

5 Musicians Who Pointlessly Went Solo

Apr 2014 13:33PM EDT

There are plenty of good reasons for an artist to release a solo album. Maybe their band broke up, or maybe they want to write some songs in a different style. However, sometimes musicians go ahead and release solo music that could have been easily been released with their band. Here are five musicians who didn't need to go solo.READ MORE

Ed Sheeran: 'I'm on my way...I'm on my way...HOME SWEET HOOOOOOOOOME!'

Pharrell Williams and 'Happy' Continue Digital Downloads Domination

Apr 2014 13:17PM EDT

The slow sales that plagued the Billboard 200 this week didn't avoid the Digital Downloads chart either, although totals weren't nearly as painful for digital tracks. A new name came into play, but the top four tracks will be familiar to our readers.READ MORE

Pharrell Williams: 'I'll try harder next time?'

Pharrell Williams Lowest No. 2 in Billboard 200 History

Apr 2014 12:05PM EDT

Album sales were way, way down this week, which meant another week on top for Frozen: The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack.READ MORE

Miranda Lambert - Platinum

Miranda Lambert Will Be Taking Time Off After This Summer

Apr 2014 23:58PM EDT

At 5'4", Miranda Lambert may be small, but she's still a powerhouse. Now, at 30, after 10 years of solid touring in the national spotlight, she's decided that it's time to take a break and recharge her batteries. Lambert told Fox News that after this summer, she's going to stop touring for a while and get some much needed rest.READ MORE

Kellie Pickler

Kellie Pickler Coming to a Summer Festival Near You

Apr 2014 23:22PM EDT

Fans of Kellie Pickler have a lot to be excited about. She has plenty of shows scheduled between now and the end of the summer with tons of festivals on the books.READ MORE

Craig Campbell

Craig Campbell Up for Dad of the Year

Apr 2014 21:09PM EDT

Earlier this month, Craig Campbell proved what a great guy he is by singing at the wedding of a guy he met on a plane. Now, he shows that he's just as good to his own family. The guy who could easily win dad of the year in the eyes of his daughters learned to play "Let It Go," from the Disney movie 'Frozen' so they could perform in their PJs.READ MORE

Blake Shelton Miranda Lambert

Blake Shelton Has Never Set the House on Fire - But the Yard is Another Story!

Apr 2014 20:48PM EDT

When Blake Shelton sat down with People Magazine to talk about how closely his song "Doin' What She Likes" mirrors his real life, he had some interesting admissions to make ... like catching the yard on fire more than once!READ MORE

Zac Brown Band

Zac Brown Band Is Taking a Road Trip

Apr 2014 18:56PM EDT

Zac Brown Band has announced their Great American Road Trip Tour, which will kick off on May 24 in Lincoln, Nebraska and end on August 15th in Endicott, New York.READ MORE

Justin Moore 2014 ACM Awards

50th Academy of Country Music Awards Tickets Are Gone in Under 20!

Apr 2014 18:28PM EDT

The 50th annual Academy of Country Music Awards may be a year away, but tickets for the event are already gone, gone, gone!READ MORE

Bobby Bones

Bobby Bones - Stalker? Fan? PR Junkie Trying to Ride Kacey's Coattails?

Apr 2014 18:10PM EDT

When DJ Bobby Bones took Gerry House's spot on Clear Channel’s Nashville-based WSIX, a radio station that is syndicated over 50 radio markets across the country, the thought was that Bones would become the new face of country music as far as DJs go. Now, as the DJs contrived public battle with Kacey Musgraves amps up, many are hoping the original thought was wrong.READ MORE

R. Kelly

7 Musicians with Tax Problems

Apr 2014 15:56PM EDT

Happy tax day! If you feel stressed out and miserable that you waited until the last minute to do your taxes (if that's the case, stop reading this and get back to your taxes), don't feel so bad; even the rich and famous are awful at paying the IRS. Here are seven musicians that have run into trouble with Uncle Sam.READ MORE

Fleetwood Mac

8 Pairs of Songs with the Same Title: Which is Better?

Apr 2014 20:22PM EDT

While musicians can be sued if they plagiarize lyrics or melodies, song titles are pretty much fair game, resulting in a ton of songs with the same name. I’ve decided to stack up some of the best songs that share titles and see which is better. These might seem like arbitrary comparisons based on a coincidence, but so are “Best of the Year” lists, and those are cool.READ MORE

Katy Perry, Kacey Musgraves, CMT Cross Roads 2014

This Summer With CMT

Apr 2014 20:21PM EDT

CMT has ordered 50 new episodes of favored shows as well as new ones for their 2014 summer season.READ MORE

George Strait, CMA Awards

Upcoming Country Music Events for the Week of April 14 to April 20, 2014

Apr 2014 19:24PM EDT

A snapshot of what's coming up in Country music next week...READ MORE

Miranda Lambert - Platinum

The 16 Smokin' Songs from Miranda Lambert's 'Platinum'

Apr 2014 19:03PM EDT

Last month, Miranda Lambert shared the June release date for her upcoming album. This month, she has finally shared the track list for Platinum.READ MORE

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