1. 'Rising Star' Recap: Season One Winner Crowned as Voting Proves its Worth

    August 25, 2014 5:35 AM EDT Tonight, a Capitol Records contract was awarded, and not even a West Coast save could have made its recipient anybody but Jesse Kinch . With 10 episodes under its belt, a few disappointed teenager in its wake, and hopefully not too much permanent follicle damage to Kesha’s hair, the Wall made…

  2. 'Rising Star' Recap: With a Record Contract Pending, Contestants Show Their True Artistic Colors

    August 18, 2014 3:46 AM EDT Tonight’s Rising Star began with Josh Groban accepting his official ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, which makes sense, because this show is a lot like scrolling through your Facebook newsfeed: there’s a good bit of secondhand embarrassment, occasionally something is interesting enough to make you…

  3. 'Rising Star' Recap: The Wall Looms Large As New Solo Round Begins

    August 04, 2014 6:42 AM EDT No matter the show, no matter the judges, no matter their chairs’ ability to spin or rise…it always comes down to song choice, doesn’t it?  Alas, in the first round of solo performances following the Duels, the contestants of Rising Star couldn’t choose a song that suited their voice and the…

  4. Keith, Brooks & Dunn Lead ACM Nominees

    March 14, 2002 12:00 AM EST With six nominations each, Brooks & Dunn and Toby Keith are the top contenders for the 37th annual Academy of Country Music (ACM) Awards. Both acts are nominated in the entertainer of the year cat With six nominations each, Brooks & Dunn and Toby Keith are the top contenders for the…

  5. Diamond Rio's 'One More Day' Anchors Latest Album

    January 18, 2001 12:00 AM EST There's a scripture in the Bible -- not to mention a classic Byrds song -- that reminds us that to everything there is a season and that there is a time for every purpose. Diamond Rio's There's a scripture in the Bible -- not to mention a classic Byrds song -- that reminds us…

  6. Diamond Rio's 'One More Day' Anchors Latest Album`

    January 18, 2001 12:00 AM EST There's a scripture in the Bible -- not to mention a classic Byrds song -- that reminds us that to everything there is a season and that there is a time for every purpose. Diamond Rio's forthcoming There's a scripture in the Bible -- not to mention a classic Byrds song -- that…