Ricky Skaggs

  1. Cracker Barrel Releases Special Edition Edens Edge CD

    June 07, 2012 11:32 AM EDT From left to right, Jake Basden, BMLG Publicity Director; Erin Burr, BMLG Publicity Manager, Cherrill Green (Edens Edge), Julie Craig, Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, marketing manager, Hannah Blaylock (Edens Edge); Dean Berner (Edens Edge) and ...

  2. Backbeat: Faith Hill, Eli Young Band, David Nail Rock CRS 2012's Final Day

    February 25, 2012 3:47 PM EST The 2012 CRS New Faces line-up. The final day of Country Radio Seminar (CRS) 2012 featured a variety of panels and events and capped by the annual New Faces Show, which showcased young artists trying to make themselves known at radio. The morning ...

  3. Ricky Skaggs Drummer Found Dead Before South Carolina Show

    November 30, 2011 11:10 AM EST A drummer for Grammy-winning bluegrass legend Ricky Skaggs was found dead in the band's tour bus before a planned performance at Clemson University. Pickens County Coroner Kandy Kelley says 62-year-old Thomas Roady of Kingston Springs, Tenn., ...

  4. Ricky Skaggs Wins Big at 2011 Inspirational Country Music Awards

    October 31, 2011 4:25 PM EDT Faith, family and country music were celebrated Friday night (Oct. 28) at the 17th Annual Inspirational Country Music (ICM) Awards at Nashville's Schermerhorn Symphony Center. Ricky Skaggs was the evening's top winner, claiming the Enter ...

  5. Skaggs To Re-Issue '80s Hit Albums

    February 04, 2009 12:00 AM EST Bluegrass and country star Ricky Skaggs will re-issue his landmark 1980s country albums through his own Skaggs Family Records, Billboard.biz has learned. Through a licensing arrangement with Sony Music, Skaggs will release "Highways & Hea ...

  6. Skaggs, CrossCountry The Band, Isaacs Lead Pack At ICM Awards

    October 17, 2008 12:00 AM EDT "We can't hide it under a bushel! An organization like this is a great way to do what you do and take it out into the world," Ricky Skaggs says of country artists being recognized for sharing their faith at the 14th annual Inspirati ...

  7. Grascals, Vincent, O'Brien Take Bluegrass Honors

    September 29, 2006 12:00 AM EDT International Bluegrass Music Awards held Sept. 28. The Grascals claimed the entertainer of the year trophy at the 17th annual International Bluegrass Music Awards Sept. 28 at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville. The Rounder Records group was al ...

  8. Krauss, Skaggs To Host IBMA's Awards Show

    August 16, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Show takes place October 27 in Nashville. The International Bluegrass Music Assn. (IBMA) has tapped Alison Krauss and Ricky Skaggs to host the 16th Annual International Bluegrass Music Awards Show October 27 at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium. T ...

  9. Grand Ole Opry Celebrates 80 Years

    April 26, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The Grand Ole Opry will spend eight months this year celebrating its 80th anniversary with a series of events, including a performance at New York's Carnegie Hall on Nov. 14 -- the day before the Coun The Grand Ole Opry will spend eight month ...