1. Jason Crabb Tops 2012 Dove Awards Nominees

    February 22, 2012 8:24 PM EST The diversity of the faith-based music community was recognized today as nominees were announced for the 43rd annual Gospel Music Association Dove Awards. Southern gospel singer Jason Crabb leads the ceremony, set for April 19 at Atlanta's Fox Theater, with eight nominations, including…

  2. Sixpence None the Richer Start New 'Conversation'

    May 21, 2010 2:07 PM EDT Sixpence None the Richer brings the reunion it started in 2008 to fruition this summer with the Aug. 24 release of "Strange Conversation," the Nashville pop group's first new album in eight years. After announcing its dissolution in 2004, Sixpence principals Leigh Nash and Matt…

  3. 'American Idol' Recap: Lilly Scott Changes The Game

    March 03, 2010 9:34 PM EST I cannot even tell you how much I was creeping on Twitter this afternoon trying to find out if Crystal Bowersox had been given the medical OK to perform. With about 10 minutes before showtime, Ryan Seacrest said she had been given the thumb's up - and there was much rejoicing. And she…

  4. Previewing The Week's Top New Releases

    August 13, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Christina Aguilera channels the '30s and '40s on the double-disc bonanza "Back to Basics," Trace Adkins goes ditty again with "Swing" from "Dangerous Man" and Lyfe Jennings rises on "The Phoenix" in t The debut album from rock outfit the Panic…

  5. Ex-Sixpence Vocalist Nash Goes Solo

    April 25, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Former Sixpence None The Richer vocalist Leigh Nash will release her solo debut, "Blue on Blue," Aug. 15 via One Son Records/Nettwerk Productions. Former Sixpence None The Richer vocalist Leigh Nash will release her solo debut, "Blue on Blue," Aug. 15 via One Son Records…

  6. Merry & Bright

    December 21, 2005 12:00 AM EST Stirring with the sounds of the season. In the days before Christmas, all through my house, everything is stirring with the sounds of the season. At this time of year I admit that all the self-important, egocentric rules about tunes go out the window. While a Mariah Carey will get nary a note…

  7. 'Forever' Unites Artists For Tsunami Relief

    January 26, 2005 12:00 AM EST Recording artists from R&B crooner Brian McKnight to screamer Sonny Sandoval of rock act P.O.D. have lent their talents to a single that will raise funds for the tsunami relief effort in Eastern A Recording artists from R&B crooner Brian McKnight to screamer Sonny Sandoval of rock act…

  8. Harris, Colvin, Finns Whistle 'Dixie'

    November 30, 2004 12:00 AM EST Shawn Colvin, Emmylou Harris and the Finn Brothers are among the artists featured on the "Because of Winn-Dixie" soundtrack, due Feb. 1 via Nettwerk. Shawn Colvin, Emmylou Harris and the Finn Brothers are among the artists featured on the "Because of Winn-Dixie" soundtrack…

  9. Travis, Guster Look Back On 'Everwood'

    August 25, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Travis, Guster, Toby Lightman and Sixpence None The Richer's Leigh Nash are among the acts contributing newly recorded covers for the soundtrack to the WB series "Everwood," due Oct. 19 via Nettwerk. Travis, Guster, Toby Lightman and Sixpence None The Richer's Leigh Nash…

  10. Chimera

    July 12, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Opening with the Abbess Hildegard Von Bingen chant that has been sampled ad infinitum is an inauspicious start for Delerium, the group that broke out in 1997 with "Silence" featuring singer Sarah McLa Opening with the Abbess Hildegard Von Bingen chant that has been sampled ad…

  11. Sixpence None The Richer Returns To The Road

    February 13, 2003 12:00 AM EST Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. It has been four years between Sixpence None The Richer's breakout third and most recent fourth albums and four years since the band's last major tour. This long time-out period does not worry the group as it swings back into the…

  12. Divine Discontent

    November 23, 2002 12:00 AM EST It took five years for Nashville-based Sixpence None the Richer to shake free from the legal wranglings surrounding previous label Squint's bankruptcy, and despite the ever-angelic demeanor of lead Le It took five years for Nashville-based Sixpence None the Richer to shake free from the…

  13. Sixpence None The Richer Plans 'Divine' Return

    August 09, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Sixpence None The Richer will release its first album in four years, "Divine Discontent," Oct. 29 via Reprise/Word. It's the Grammy-nominated act's follow-up to its 1998 self-titled debut (Squint), wh Sixpence None The Richer will release its first album in four years, …

  14. Los Straitjackets Draft Guests For New Set

    May 14, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Sixpence None The Richer frontwoman Leigh Nash, Mavericks singer Raul Malo, and X's Exene Cervenka are those who will be dueting with quirky rock act Los Straitjackets on the group's next album. Sixpence None The Richer frontwoman Leigh Nash, Mavericks singer Raul Malo, and X's…

  15. Billboard Bits: Sixpence, Beatles, Garth Brooks

    April 04, 2001 12:00 AM EDT News from Sixpence None The Richer, The Beatles, Todd Rundgren, Ann Wilson, Alan Parsons, John Entwistle, Garth Brooks Sixpence None The Richer is in the studio finishing up its as-yet-untitled fourth album. The set is being produced by Paul Fox (XTC, They Might Be Giants, Phish), and is…