1. Toby Keith Has '14 or 15 Things' in Works for New Album

    July 10, 2012 8:25 PM EDT "Clancy's Tavern" is still open for business, but Toby Keith already has its follow-up in motion. The country star tells Billboard.com that he's "got about 14 or 15 things recorded" already for what will be his 17th studio set and is in the process of putting…

  2. Kenny Chesney's 'Hemingway's Whiskey': Track-By-Track Preview

    August 20, 2010 10:11 AM EDT Kenny Chesney 's new album "Hemingway's Whiskey" isn't out until Sept. 28, but the Country chart-topper gave Billboard an in-depth preview, discussing the record's 11 songs track by track, and in the process revealing how he sees himself in his fans, his thoughts…

  3. Toby Keith Infringement Suit Dismissed

    November 29, 2007 12:00 AM EST A copyright infringement lawsuit brought against country star Toby Keith by singer/songwriter Michael McCloud has been dismissed. A copyright infringement lawsuit brought against country star Toby Keith by singer/songwriter Michael McCloud has been dismissed. In a 2006 suit filed in federal…

  4. Toby Keith Pencils New Album, Tour In For June

    April 10, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Country superstar Toby Keith will release his second album for his own Show Dog Nashville label, "Big Dog Daddy," on June 12. First single "High Maintenance Woman" is already No. 8 on Billboard's Hot Country superstar Toby Keith will release his second album for his…

  5. Toby Keith Crosses New 'Bridge'

    July 21, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Country superstar Toby Keith tries on a new hat this fall by appearing in his first film, "Broken Bridges." The movie premieres Sept. 7 in Nashville and opens in wide U.S. theatrical release the next Country superstar Toby Keith tries on a new hat this fall by appearing in his first…

  6. Toby Keith: 'White Trash With Money' & Proud Of It

    April 04, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Toby Keith likes to shock people. So says his longtime friend -- and now co-producer -- Lari White. Toby Keith likes to shock people. So says his longtime friend -- and now co-producer -- Lari White. She thinks shock value may be part of the reason Keith tapped her for his latest project. In…

  7. Final 2005 CMA Awards Nominees

    September 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Final nominees for the 2005 Country Music Association (CMA) Awards Below are the final nominees for the 2005 Country Music Association (CMA) Awards. The 39th annual event will be held Nov. 15 at New York's Madison Square Garden and broadcast live on CBS. ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR Kenny…

  8. Exclusive: Toby Keith Reveals Label, Film Plans

    August 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Using the slogan "The only thing we take seriously is the music," country superstar Toby Keith and veteran Nashville record executive Scott Borchetta will kick off their new joint label venture Sept. Using the slogan "The only thing we take seriously is the music," country…

  9. Hot Product

    May 15, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Toby Keith Toby's Tunes Toby Keith has become a cornerstone country artist by giving his fans what they want, and it can be found on the new album "Honky Tonk University" in spades, via 12 cuts penned by Keith and such co-writers as Scotty Emerick and Dean Dillon. More…

  10. 2004 BMI Country Awards Winners

    November 12, 2004 12:00 AM EST BMI Country Awards Winners Here are the 2004 BMI Country Awards Winners: BMI Country Song of the Year "FOREVER AND FOR ALWAYS" Shania Twain Loon Echo, Inc. Universal-Songs of PolyGram International, Inc. BMI Country Songwriter of the Year Casey Beathard BMI Country Songwriter…

  11. Billboard Bits: Phoenix, Songwriters Hall, Waters

    November 08, 2004 12:00 AM EST News on Phoenix, Songwriters Hall, John Waters French rock act Phoenix will embark on its maiden North American tour Nov. 29 in Philadelphia. The group will play nine shows through Dec. 13 in San Diego in support of its latest Astralwerks album, "Alphabetical." Core members vocalist…

  12. No Shaking 'Baby Boy' From No. 1

    November 13, 2003 12:00 AM EST Beyoncé and Sean Paul are still on top of Billboard's Hot 100 with "Baby Boy." The song cruises to an eighth-straight week at the peak of the tally, once again fending off "Stand Up" from Ludacri Beyoncé and Sean Paul are still on top of Billboard's Hot 100 with …

  13. 2003 CMA Awards Nominees

    August 26, 2003 12:00 AM EDT The list of final nominees for the 2003 Country Music Association (CMA) Awards, which will be presented Nov. 5 at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville and broadcast live on CBS. Below is the list of final nominees for the 2003 Country Music Association (CMA) Awards, which will be presented…

  14. Breaking & Entering

    July 23, 2003 12:00 AM EDT A look at the latest acts that are breaking at radio and retail and entering the Billboard charts. This week: Paloalto and Scotty Emerick. A look at the latest acts that are breaking at radio and retail and entering the Billboard charts. ALTO HITS NEW HIGH: Singer/songwriter James Grundler…

  15. BREAKING & ENTERING

    July 23, 2003 12:00 AM EDT A look at the latest acts that are breaking at radio and retail and entering the Billboard charts. This week: Paloalto and Scotty Emerick. /bb/breakenter/index.jsp News Scotty Emerick , Paloalto Emerick …