1. Randy Houser Follows No. 1 Single With 'Song Number 7'

    March 21, 2016 11:39 AM EDT "Song Number 7," co-written by Chris Janson, was partially inspired by Coldplay's "Paradise." When Randy Houser sang the ballad “Like a Cowboy” at Vanderbilt Stadium in July 2015 during Luke Bryan ’s Kick the Dust Up Tour, the video camera zoomed in on his face during…

  2. Dave Stewart Finds Inspiration in Nashville, Reese Witherspoon on 'Blackbird Diaries'

    May 28, 2011 8:00 AM EDT From his legendary work with Eurythmics to his recent collaboration with Stevie Nicks on her latest album, "In Your Dreams," Dave Stewart has had a reputation for capturing magic in the studio. He does it again on his new album, "The Blackbird Diaries," due Aug. 23 on…

  3. 41st Academy of Country Music Awards - Final Nominees

    March 08, 2006 12:00 AM EST Final nominees for the 41st Academy of Country Music Awards, to be handed out May 23 in Las Vegas. Below are the final nominees for the 41st Academy of Country Music Awards, to be handed out May 23 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, in a ceremony airing live on CBS. ALBUM OF THE YEAR…

  4. Crowell Celebrates 'Outsider' Status On New CD

    February 23, 2005 12:00 AM EST Rodney Crowell has been trying to shake labels like "country" and "singer/songwriter" for years, and it's a message he delivers loud and clear on his latest studio album. Rodney Crowell has been trying to shake labels like "country" and "singer…

  5. 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…

  6. Dixie Chicks, Womack Lead ACM Winners

    May 10, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Dixie Chicks and Lee Ann Womack topped the Academy of Country Music (ACM) Awards last night (May 9), each taking home a trio of trophies from the ceremony at the Universal Amphitheater in Los Angeles. Dixie Chicks and Lee Ann Womack topped the Academy of Country Music (ACM) Awards last night …

  7. Rodney Crowell Looks Back On 'Houston Kid'

    February 08, 2001 12:00 AM EST Singer/songwriter Rodney Crowell takes an unflinching look at his rough-and-tumble Texas upbringing with his new album, "The Houston Kid," due Feb. 13 on Sugar Hill Records. Singer/songwriter Rodney Crowell takes an unflinching look at his rough-and-tumble Texas upbringing with his…

  8. Rodney Crowell Looks Back On 'Houston Kid'

    February 08, 2001 12:00 AM EST Singer/songwriter Rodney Crowell takes an unflinching look at his rough-and-tumble Texas upbringing with his new album, "The Houston Kid," due Feb. 13 on Sugar Hill Records. Singer/songwriter Rodney Crowell takes an unflinching look at his rough-and-tumble Texas upbringing with his…