Rachel Farley

615 Spotlight: Rachel Farley Takes It 'Easy'

It's a busy time in the life and career of 17-year-old singer Rachel Farley. The Georgia native is watching as her debut single, "Ain't Easy," continues to gain attention, currently at No. 43 on the Country Airplay chart.
Amy Speace

Amy Speace, 'The Fortunate Ones': Song Premiere

Billboard is excited to bring you a sneak peek of "How To Sleep In A Stormy Boat," the new album from acclaimed singer-songwriter Amy Speace. On "The Fortunate Ones" (getting its streaming premiere right here), Speace recruited the help of Mary Gauthier, in it they sing of keeping the "monsters at bay."
Ray Stevens

Ray Stevens Debuts 'Ray-ality TV' on Relaunched TNN

When it comes to country comedy, Ray Stevens is one of the giants of the sub-genre. The veteran entertainer has just launched a new chapter in that legendary career with the debut of "Ray-ality TV." The show is a crucial piece of the relaunch of The Nashville Network cable channel. Stevens says that once the decision to bring TNN back to life was made, his phone rang.
The Band Perry Gets It 'Done' On Hot Country Songs Chart

The Band Perry Gets It 'Done' On Hot Country Songs Chart

The Band Perry draws Hot Shot Debut applause at No. 23 on Hot Country Songs with "Done.," the second single from "Pioneer," the sibling trio's sophomore album, due April 2. The threesome debuted higher just once, when the album's lead single "Better Dig Two" opened at No. 9 last November on its way to two weeks at No. 1 last month.

Live Review: Exile Dot 50th Anniversary Concert With Hits, New Songs

This year marks five decades of performing for the group Exile, and Saturday night's show at the Franklin Theatre underscored not only the success the group has enjoyed on the charts over the years, but also the bond between them and their loyal legion of fans, who sang the lyrics back to the band all performance long.