Big & Rich

  1. Exclusive: Tom Whalley's Seven Four Ent. Signs Label Deal With Universal Republic

    April 12, 2012 1:38 PM EDT Capitol: Whalley or won't he? Universal Republic Records today will announce a label deal with former Warner Bros. Records Chairman/CEO Tom Whalley's Seven Four Ent, Billboard.biz can exclusively reveal. The announcement will be made by ...

  2. Dick Clark Celebrates 40 Years Rocking New Year's Eve

    December 30, 2011 8:46 AM EST NEW YORK (AP) - Forty years ago, Dick Clark's New Year's Eve special was created to give young people an alternative to a seasonal institution, bandleader Guy Lombardo. Now Clark's annual show is the institution. "New Year' ...

  3. Coldplay Launching Samsung AT&T Summer Krush Concert Series

    July 12, 2011 7:00 AM EDT Coldplay will perform in Los Angeles later this summer to help launch the fourth annual Samsung AT&T Summer Krush, a free concert series designed to showcase the capabilities of the newly released Samsung Infuse 4G, available exclusively throu ...

  4. Stadium Entertainment Readies CD To Benefit Fisher House

    August 20, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Previously released tracks by Rascal Flatts, Keith Urban, Brad Paisley, Lady Antebellum, Trace Adkins, Darius Rucker, Reba McEntire, Blake Shelton and Dierks Bentley will be included on "My Country: Smash Hits," a country music compilati ...

  5. Carey, Rimes, Nas Bolster Samsung Outing

    July 16, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Mariah Carey, Gavin Rossdale, LeAnn Rimes, Nelly and Nas, among others, will perform as part of the second annual Samsung AT&T Summer Krush, a free summer concert series designed to highlight Samsung's music-centric BlackJack II mobile ph ...

  6. Ne-Yo, Jimmy Eat World Join Samsung Concert Series

    March 13, 2008 12:00 AM EDT In its continuous effort to reach consumers via live music, Samsung has announced that Ne-Yo, Jimmy Eat World, Gym Class Heroes, Paramore and Sean Kingston will perform as part of the first Samsung Sound Check, a series of free private concerts to ...

  7. Foxx, Flatts Together At CMA Awards

    October 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Comedian/actor/singer Jamie Foxx will join Rascal Flatts to perform "She Goes All The Way" on the 41st annual Country Music Association Awards show. The song, with Foxx, appears on the band's recently released "Still Feels Good ...

  8. McEntire, Rimes Added To CMA Awards Show

    October 15, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Billboard's woman of the year Reba McEntire, LeAnn Rimes, Rodney Atkins, Miranda Lambert and Taylor Swift have been added to the list of performers on the 41st annual Country Music Association Awards show, which takes place Nov. 7 in Nashvill ...

  9. Dale Morris and Associates, William Morris Agency Partner

    September 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Dale Morris and Associates (DMA) and the William Morris Agency (WMA) have formed a strategic alliance focusing on concert booking and touring for Gretchen Wilson and former Alabama frontman Randy Owen. DMA and WMA have employed an informal relatio ...

  10. Samsung, AT&T Partner For Summer Concerts

    August 03, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Queens of the Stone Age, Ludacris, the Bravery, Kinky, Big & Rich, the All-American Rejects and Plain White T's will perform as part of the inaugural Samsung/AT&T Summer Krush, a free summer concert series designed to highlight a line ...

  11. T-Pain Toasts First No. 1 Album

    June 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT T-Pain takes his "Epiphany" straight in at No. 1 on The Billboard 200, beating out Rihanna's "Good Girl Gone Bad" and Paul McCartney's "Memory Almost Full," which arrive at Nos. 2 and 3, respectively ... The ...

  12. Maroon5 Flies In At No. 1

    May 30, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Maroon5 scores its first No. 1 album on The Billboard 200 as "It Won't Be Soon Before Long" enters atop the chart with 429,000 ... Ozzy Osbourne hits a new career high on The Billboard 200 with "Black Rain" ... Young Jeezy ...

  13. Pepsi Taps Artists For Brand Restyling

    April 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT As part of its global brand restyling, Pepsi has tapped the All-American Rejects, Big & Rich and Pharrell Williams to each design a Pepsi can for an upcoming campaign. Each can will include a Web site address that will take fans to exclusive c ...

  14. T.J. Martell Foundation's To Honor Clinton, Avant

    October 05, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Event set for Oct. 10 in New York. The T.J. Martell Foundation's 31st annual Awards Gala touches down Oct. 10 at the Marriott Marquis in New York. This year's fundraiser honors former President Bill Clinton (humanitarian of the year) and ...

  15. Madonna Dances Straight To No. 1

    November 23, 2005 12:00 AM EST Sixth time in top position on The Billboard 200. For the sixth time in her career, Madonna finds herself with an album in the No. 1 position on The Billboard 200. Her latest, "Confessions on a Dance Floor" (Warner Bros.), sold nearly 350 ...

  16. Grammy Noms Revealed In December

    November 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST awards will take place Feb. 8. The 2006 Grammy nominees will be revealed on Dec. 8 at New York's Gotham Hall. John Legend, Big & Rich, Patti LaBelle and Natasha Bedingfield are among the artists that will be on hand to unveil the hon ...

  17. With New Crop Of Hot Acts, Country Is Cool Again

    May 03, 2005 12:00 AM EDT While no one was looking, country music snuck up and caught us by surprise. Sure, we all noticed the ratings and attention that CMT was receiving, and every once in a while we'd see that a country alb Jeff Pollack is chairman/CEO of Pollack M ...

  18. Brooks & Dunn Pair Up for Deuces Wild Tour

    April 07, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Shed tour bows Aug. 6. In a triple shot of duos, Brooks & Dunn will join forces with Big & Rich and the Warren Brothers on the Deuces Wild tour this summer. The 32-date shed tour launches Aug. 6 in Dallas at the Smirnoff Music Center and w ...

  19. WMA Revamp Hits Music Dep't

    January 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST The William Morris Agency has undergone a major management restructuring. Three of its top executives -- including Richard Rosenberg, executive VP/worldwide head of personal appearances for the music The William Morris Agency has undergone a major ...

  20. WMA Revamp Hits Music Dep't

    December 20, 2004 12:00 AM EST The William Morris Agency has undergone a major management restructuring. Three of its top executives -- including Richard Rosenberg, executive VP/worldwide head of personal appearances for the music The William Morris Agency has undergone a major ...

  21. Stars To Come Out For George Jones

    August 31, 2004 12:00 AM EDT November PBS special to feature top acts. George Jones will be the subject of an all-star tribute to air Nov. 25 on PBS. Alan Jackson, Kenny Chesney, Harry Connick Jr., Aaron Neville, Martina McBride and Wynonna are among the artists scheduled to ...

  22. McGraw Adds Dates To Successful Shed Run

    July 19, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Tim McGraw & the Dancehall Doctors are racking up some strong numbers on their summer Out Loud amphitheater tour, and more dates have been added for arenas heading into the fall. Tim McGraw & the Dancehall Doctors are racking up some s ...

  23. Tim McGraw Sets Summer Dates

    March 22, 2004 12:00 AM EST <A HREF="http://www.billboard.com/bb/biz/newsroom/touring_venues/article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=1000453074">As first tipped here</A>, Tim McGraw will play a U.S. amphitheater tour of 30-plus dates As first tipped here , T ...