Dixie Chicks

  1. Slim Dusty’s ‘Best Of’ Hits Chart Milestone Down Under

    August 25, 2014 12:58 AM EDT The late Australian country great Slim Dusty  has established a new chart milestone with his best-of compilation which appears on the ARIA Top 40 Country Music chart for an 800th week. First released in November 1998, The Very Best Of Slim Dusty i ...

  2. Anatomy Of A Hit: Tyler Farr’s ‘Redneck Crazy’

    November 01, 2013 3:38 PM EDT Not since Dixie Chicks’ 1999 hit “Goodbye Earl” has a country song been as reviled by mainstream media—yet beloved by country radio and fans—as Tyler Farr’s “Redneck Crazy.” But while the Chicks’ song stalled at No. 13, Farr’s hit recently ascen ...

  3. Chart Moves: Pet Shop Boys Score Highest Charting Album In Nearly 20 Years

    July 26, 2013 9:00 AM EDT This week on the Billboard 200 albums chart, Jay Z held at No. 1 for a second week as "Magna Carta… Holy Grail" sold another 129,000 copies (down 76%). He easily barred the arriving Sara Bareilles from a second No. 1 album as her &qu ...

  4. Chart Moves: Dixie Chicks' Natalie Maines Makes Solo Debut, She & Him Bows on Cassette

    May 17, 2013 9:30 AM EDT This week on the Billboard 200 albums chart, the top three were all debuts , as Lady Antebellum, "The Great Gatsby" soundtrack and the "Now 46" compilation moved in. Lady A's latest, "Golden," gave the country ...

  5. Chart Moves: Nicki Minaj's 'Roman' Reissue Spurs 591% Gain, Sony's 'Playlist' Series Sizzles (at $1.99)

    November 30, 2012 8:00 AM EST The Billboard 200 On the chart this week, Rihanna bounded in at No. 1 with her first chart-topping set, "Unapologetic." The SRP/Def Jam album moved 238,000 copies in its first week, according to Nielsen SoundScan, also marking Rihanna� ...

  6. Backbeat: Taylor Swift, Ross The Intern Celebrate Target's 'Red' Deluxe Edition at Taylor Swift Pop-Up Store

    October 24, 2012 8:00 AM EDT Taylor Swift with Ross Matthews (a.k.a. Ross The Intern) at an album release event for her new record Red that turned an NYC showroom into a Taylor Swift pop-up store. (Photo: Andrew Hampp) Taylor Swift vividly recalls the day she told her managem ...

  7. Bubbling Under: Tim McMorris' Sam Adams Synch 'Overwhelms'

    July 20, 2012 9:47 AM EDT Each Friday, Billboard presents "Bubbling Under," a weekly look at new and noteworthy acts making their way toward Billboard chart success. Up this week: Tim McMorris, Ross Lynch, Kelleigh Bannen and DJ Alex Sensation Tim McMorris If you ...

  8. Sarah McLachlan Taking Lilith Fair Down Under

    August 23, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Despite a stuttering run in North America, the Lilith Fair tour is heading to Australia. Lilith co-founder Sarah McLachlan will headline the all-female lineup, which will visit these shores in October for a five-date tour. Multiple-ARIA Award nomi ...

  9. Best Of The 2000s: Part 1

    December 22, 2009 12:00 AM EST Through the end of the year, Chart Beat is looking back at the biggest achievements on Billboard's charts in 2009 and throughout the past decade. Tuesday, Dec. 15: Best of 2009, Part 1 Wednesday, Dec. 16: Best of 2009, Part 2 Tuesday, Dec. 22 ...

  10. Eagles, Dixie Chicks Add L.A. Nokia Dates

    August 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Eagles and Dixie Chicks have added four more concert dates to help open the new 7,100-seat Nokia Theatre in downtown Los Angeles this October. As previously reported , the Eagles/Dixie Chicks co-bill will perform Oct. 18 and 20. In addition, t ...

  11. Eagles, Dixie Chicks To Open New L.A. Theater

    August 06, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Eagles and Dixie Chicks are set to open the new 7,100-seat Nokia Theatre in L.A. Oct. 18 and 20. Tickets go on sale beginning Aug. 7. The two acts have partnered with iloveallaccess.com to give fans VIP packages for the concerts, according to ...

  12. Daughtry Heads Back to No. 1

    March 07, 2007 12:00 AM EST Daughtry returns to No. 1 as a bland Feb. 27 release slate generates a sleepy Billboard 200 chart ... Nelly Furtado returns to the top 10 on the big chart for the first time since August ... Ciara makes a big jump ... We've got a look at the ...

  13. When Cupid Meets Grammy

    February 21, 2007 12:00 AM EST In a week that saw both the Grammy Awards and the Valentine's Day holiday occur, The Billboard 200 gets all shook up. Big Grammy winners like Dixie Chicks fly (moving 72-8 with a 714% increase) while any album that seemed like an appropriate ...

  14. Mary J. Blige Tops Grammy Nods

    December 07, 2006 12:00 AM EST Mary J. Blige led the nominations the 49th annual Grammy awards, which were announced today (Dec. 7) in Los Angeles. The R&B singer was recognized in eight categories, including song of the year and best R&B album for "The Breakthroug ...

  15. Bo Bice Signs With Strategic Artists Mgmt

    November 18, 2005 12:00 AM EST SAM clients include Dixie Chicks, Anastacia. SAM clients include Dixie Chicks, Anastacia. News Dixie Chicks ...

  16. Bo Bice Signs With Strategic Artists Mgmt

    November 18, 2005 12:00 AM EST SAM clients include Dixie Chicks, Anastacia. Bo Bice, runner-up in the 2005 "American Idol" competition, has signed a management deal with Simon Renshaw's Strategic Artists Management, under the direction of SAM VP Gayle Boulware. B ...

  17. Simon Renshaw Starts Firm

    April 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Dixie Chicks, Aiken among clients. Dixie Chicks, Aiken among clients. News Dixie Chicks ...

  18. Darrell Scott Re-Ups With Famous

    October 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Songwriter has hits with Dixie Chicks, Tritt, more. Songwriter has hits with Dixie Chicks, Tritt, more. News Dixie Chicks ...

  19. Darrell Scott Re-Ups With Famous

    October 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Songwriter has hits with Dixie Chicks, Tritt, more. Famous Music has re-signed country songwriter Darrell Scott to an exclusive long-term global publishing deal. Scott, who has been with Famous since 1996 and was named ASCAP's country music s ...

  20. The Beat

    August 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The Shortlist Music Prize lines up this year's judges, including Norah Jones, Dixie Chicks and John Mayer. Read Melinda Newman's column. The Shortlist Music Prize lines up this year's judges, including Norah Jones, Dixie Chicks and ...

  21. The Beat

    August 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The Shortlist Music Prize lines up this year's judges, including Norah Jones, Dixie Chicks and John Mayer. Read Melinda Newman's column. The Shortlist Music Prize lines up this year's judges, including Norah Jones, Dixie Chicks and ...

  22. Rock The Vote To Honor Dixie Chicks

    January 23, 2004 12:00 AM EST Dixie Chicks will be awarded the Patrick Lippert Award during the Rock the Vote Awards on Feb. 7 at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles. The honor recognizes the group for its "enduring commitment Dixie Chicks will be awarded the Patrick L ...