The music business has changed a lot in the past few years, let alone since 1990. It was the summer of that year when MCA Nashville released "Too Cold At Home," the traditional-styled debut single from Mark Chesnutt. As the singer was taking part in a media day to promote his new single, he reflected about the changes since then.
The pair's 'Cruise' boasts the longest reign for a song by a duo in the chart's history. Plus, George Strait tallies his record-extending 25th No. 1 on Top Country Albums and Darius Rucker crowns Country Airplay
Sunday night was a big one for Trace Adkins, with the veteran performer's win on NBC's "All Star Celebrity Apprentice." The singer told Billboard that he had a pretty good feeling about his chances from the beginning of the season.
Days after announcing she's working with Rick Rubin on her debut solo album, Jennifer Nettles made it clear on Sunday that no, this doesn't signal the end of her partnership with Kristian Bush in Sugarland.
Country icon George Strait is heading for a No. 2 debut on the Billboard 200 chart next week with his new album, "Love Is Everything." Meanwhile, Demi Lovato's fourth studio effort, "Demi," is aiming for a No. 3 bow. According to industry sources, the albums are projected to sell about 120,000 and 110,000, respectively, by the end of the tracking week on Sunday, May 19.
With the 2013 Billboard Music Awards rapidly approaching, we caught up with BBMA finalists The Band Perry to help recount the incredible high points, new discoveries and memorable moments that caught their ears during the past 12 months.