Gretchen Wilson was a top vote-getter at the 2005 CMT Music Awards, held last night (April 11) at Nashville's Gaylord Entertainment Center. The entertainer took home two of the evening's nine fan-voted awards: breakthrough video of the year for her debut clip, "Redneck Woman," and female video for "When I Think About Cheatin'."
The stepfather of Michael Jackson's accuser testified today (April 12) that after the broadcast of a damaging TV documentary about Jackson, an associate of the pop star offered the family a college education and a house. But the stepfather said that when he sought money for the family, he was accused of blackmail.
The White Stripes have christened their new album "Get Behind Me Satan." As previously reported, the 13-track set will be released June 7 via Third Man/V2, and will be preceded by first single and album opener "Blue Orchid." The album will be premiered for media outlets tomorrow (April 13) in New York.
In what is being billed as the world's largest combined digital radio network, AOL and XM Satellite Radio have joined forces to launch a new online radio service that will bring 70 XM channels and AOL's already streamed 130 channels, free to subscribers of AOL.com.