Radio executives who attended the Country Radio Seminar in March came away excited about the musical offerings of many of Nashville's newcomers – with MCA's Drake White being one act who attracted quite a bit of interest.
April 30, 2013 4:38 PM EDT
We've gone back and taken a look at the ten biggest country No. 1s from Willie Nelson -- ranked by overall chart performance and based on chart longevity -- and it's interesting to note that six of them were duets -- a Willie tradition.
Today, the Randy Rogers Band releases their new album, "Trouble," for MCA Nashville. The group's namesake says the album is one that represents a different sound for the Texas-based band. Rogers credits that excitement to working with one of Nashville's hottest producers.
Over the weekend following the passing of George Jones, the singer's voice could be heard all around classic country circles. Nowhere was the loss of Jones more evident than a stage where he had been a member since 1969: the Grand Ole Opry.
April 27, 2013 3:40 PM EDT
George Jones placed more records on the Billboard Country singles chart than any other artist, with 143 making the top-40, and 13 of those making it all the way to the top slot.
Sweet Baby James and The Possum -- it sounds like a children's book title. But when James Taylor and George Jones encountered each other musically during the late 70s, for Jones' hit version of Taylor's "Bartender Blues," it became one of the earliest and most successful rock-country collisions.