Dixie Chicks

  1. 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 ...

  2. Lady Antebellum Lands Second No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 Chart

    September 21, 2011 11:00 AM EDT As expected , country trio Lady Antebellum nets its second No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 as "Own the Night" debuts in the top slot, selling 347,000, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The launch marks the biggest sales week for an album ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. The Eagles, Dixie Chicks, Keith Urban Plan Summer Run

    March 16, 2010 12:00 AM EDT The Eagles will team up with the Dixie Chicks and Keith Urban for a run of North American stadium shows promoted by Live Nation. The tour begins June 8 in Toronto; while only eight dates are being announced, it is possible that more may be added. ...

  5. 2 of 3 Dixie Chicks Returning With New Music

    January 12, 2010 12:00 AM EST Two members of the Dixie Chicks - minus lead singer Natalie Maines - are preparing to release a new album this year. According to CMT.com, sisters Martie Maguire and Emily Robison are working on a project to be released on Columbia Records. Howeve ...

  6. U2, Coldplay, Killers Help Launch RED(WIRE)

    November 25, 2008 12:00 AM EST Some of the biggest names in music are contributing exclusive songs to RED(WIRE), a new digital music magazine launching on World AIDS Day (Dec. 1). U2, Coldplay, the Killers, the Dixie Chicks, John Legend, R.E.M. and Bob Dylan are on board for th ...

  7. Beck To Open Club Nokia In L.A.

    September 25, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Nearly a week after headlining his biggest hometown concert at Los Angeles' Hollywood Bowl, Beck has been tapped for the Nov. 10 opening of the new Club Nokia in downtown Los Angeles. Developed and booked by AEG Live, the 2,300-capacity Club ...

  8. American Music Awards Heads To Nokia L.A.

    August 22, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Dick Clark Productions, Inc. and AEG have revealed that the 2007 American Music Awards will be hosted at the new Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles, which is scheduled to open in late October. The awards show will be broadcast live Nov. 18 on ABC. Celeb ...

  9. Eagles Unveil New Single, Album Release Date

    August 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Eagles have unveiled "How Long," the first single from "Long Road Out of Eden," their first new studio album in 28 years. The cut was delivered today (Aug. 16) to U.S. radio outlets and will be available exclusively via wal ...

  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. Kristofferson To Be Honored By CMT

    March 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT CMT will honor Kris Kristofferson with its "Johnny Cash Visionary Award" at the 2007 CMT Music Awards on April 16. The award recognizes an artist's extraordinary musical vision, innovative and groundbreaking music, and pioneering in ...

  13. 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 ...

  14. Rascal Flatts Leads CMT Music Award Nominations

    February 28, 2007 12:00 AM EST Nominations for the 2007 CMT Music Awards were revealed today (Feb. 28) with Rascal Flatts leading the way with three nods. The awards show is set for April 16 in Nashville. Video of the year nominations went to Carrie Underwood, Dixie Chicks, Geo ...

  15. Dixie Chicks Soar, Blige, Chili Peppers Win Big At Grammys

    February 12, 2007 12:00 AM EST The Dixie Chicks triumphed over their critics, Mary J. Blige played comeback queen and the Red Hot Chili Peppers reasserted their rock dominance at the 49th Grammy Awards, held last night (Feb. 11) at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. The Chicks ...

  16. Rubin Offered Columbia Exec Role

    February 05, 2007 12:00 AM EST Columbia Records is in talks with producer Rick Rubin to take the role of co-chairman of the label . Rubin, nominated for Grammys this year for his work with the Red Hot Chili Peppers and the Dixie Chicks, currently heads up his own imprint, Ameri ...

  17. Aguilera, Blige, Luda Added To Grammy Performers

    January 18, 2007 12:00 AM EST Christina Aguilera, Mary J. Blige, Ludacris, Justin Timberlake and Carrie Underwood have joined the performance lineup for the 49th annual Grammy Awards, to be handed out Feb. 11 live on CBS from Los Angeles' Staples Center. They join previou ...

  18. 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 ...

  19. ON THE ROAD: DIXIE CHICKS TOUR STILL ROLLING

    September 09, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Tales of the death of the Dixie Chicks tour have been greatly exaggerated. The numbers aren't in the ballpark of the trio's 2003 tour—which grossed more than $62 million (tops for country that year) Tales of the death of the Dixie Chicks ...

  20. Cash Earns First No. 1 Album Since 1969

    July 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Sells 88,000 copies in the United States. Even in death, Johnny Cash is still mighty enough to top The Billboard 200. "American V: A Hundred Highways" earns the Man in Black his first No. 1 album since 1969's "Johnny Cash at Sa ...

  21. UPDATED: Chicks' Ticket Sales Below Expectations

    June 07, 2006 12:00 AM EDT At least four shows cancelled. Out-of-the-gate ticket sales for the Dixie Chicks' upcoming Accidents & Accusations tour are far below expectations and several dates will likely be cancelled or postponed. Initial ticket counts for the 20-p ...

  22. Dixie Chicks Tour Dates Revealed

    May 18, 2006 12:00 AM EDT The North American leg of the Dixie Chicks' Accidents & Accusations tour will begin July 21 in Detroit, and will run through early November. The North American leg of the Dixie Chicks' Accidents & Accusations tour will begin ...

  23. Dixie Chicks Get Personal On 'Long Way'

    March 10, 2006 12:00 AM EST Set executive produced by Rick Rubin. The Dixie Chicks will re-emerge late this spring with the most personal album of their career. Due May 23 via Open Wide/Columbia, "Taking the Long Way" opens with "Not Ready To Make Nice," ...

  24. Dixie Chicks To Tour In '06

    December 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST Last toured in 2003, grossing $62.2 million. Sources say a Dixie Chicks North American tour is set to begin in late June. The tour will play all arenas and work with various promoters. The Chicks last toured in 2003, grossing $62.2 million and dra ...

  25. 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 ...

  26. 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 ...

  27. Multi-Network Telethon Set For Katrina Relief

    September 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT U2, Alicia Keys, Garth Brooks, Paul Simon, Rod Stewart and the Dixie Chicks are among the artists that will perform during "Shelter From the Storm: A Concert for the Gulf Coast" a live telethon to be U2, Alicia Keys, Garth Brooks, Paul S ...

  28. Simon Renshaw Starts Firm

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

  29. Simon Renshaw Starts New Firm

    April 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Artist manager Simon Renshaw has left the Firm and started his own company, Los Angeles-based Strategic Artist Management. He brings with him clients that include the Dixie Chicks, Clay Aiken, Anastac Artist manager Simon Renshaw has left the Firm ...

  30. CMT Honors Loretta Lynn

    March 10, 2005 12:00 AM EST Country veteran receives Visionary Award. CMT has announced Loretta Lynn as this year's recipient of the cable network's Johnny Cash Visionary Award. Lynn will be presented with the honor on the live telecast of the CMT 2005 Music Awards ...

  31. Royaltone Shuttered

    February 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST Royaltone Studios, a North Hollywood, Calif.-based facility that has hosted such artists as Van Halen, Christina Aguilera, No Doubt, the Dixie Chicks and Audioslave, closed Feb. 18. President Jane Sco NEW YORK -- Royaltone Studios, a North Hollywo ...

  32. Lohr Starts New Frontier Touring

    December 10, 2004 12:00 AM EST Veteran agent Paul Lohr, former head of The Agency Group's recently closed Nashville office, has opened New Frontier Touring, and will continue to represent his core roster of acts. Veteran agent Paul Lohr, former head of The Agency Group ...

  33. 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 ...

  34. 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 ...

  35. Vote For Change Tour Wraps Big

    October 12, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The Vote For Change tour concluded last night (Oct. 12) in Washington, D.C., in a blaze of glory, with a grand finale featuring Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band, John Fogerty, Dave Matthews B The Vote For Change tour concluded last ni ...

  36. Vote For Change Tickets Moving Fast

    August 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Organizers of the Vote For Change tour say they are "thrilled" at initial on-sales for the politically charged trek, and expect most tickets to be sold out by Labor Day (Sept. 6). Organizers of the Vote For Change tour say they are " ...

  37. 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 ...

  38. Update: Top Artists To Rock Swing States

    August 04, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Updating a story first posted here yesterday (Aug. 3), artists such as Pearl Jam, Bruce Springsteen, R.E.M., the Dixie Chicks and the Dave Matthews Band have teamed up for the <A HREF="http://www.bill Updating a story first posted here yes ...

  39. Update: Top Artists To Rock Swing States

    August 04, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Updating a story first posted here yesterday (Aug. 3), artists such as Pearl Jam, Bruce Springsteen, R.E.M., the Dixie Chicks and the Dave Matthews Band have teamed up for the <A HREF="http://www.bill Updating a story first posted here yes ...

  40. 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 ...

  41. Bruce, DMB, Chicks To Play For Kerry?

    July 23, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Sources say a series of "swing state" concerts are being planned for October in support of Senator John Kerry's Presidential campaign. Among the artists believed to be participating are Bruce Springst Sources say a series of "s ...

  42. 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 ...

  43. Stones, Bruce, Cher Rule 2003 Touring Landscape

    December 17, 2003 12:00 AM EST Seasoned veterans once again dominated the touring business in 2003. The top three tours for the year to Nov. 18 were by the Rolling Stones (grossing $299.5 million), Bruce Springsteen ($181.7 million Seasoned veterans once again dominated the tou ...

  44. Stones, Bruce, Cher Rule 2003 Touring Landscape

    December 17, 2003 12:00 AM EST Seasoned veterans once again dominated the touring business in 2003. The top three tours for the year to Nov. 18 were by the Rolling Stones (grossing $299.5 million), Bruce Springsteen ($181.7 million Seasoned veterans once again dominated the tou ...