1. Bret Michaels Returns to His Country Roots with New Album 'True Grit': 'This Has Been My Life Story'

    May 03, 2015 11:36 PM EDT Bret Michaels is a resourceful Renaissance man. From winning Celebrity Apprentice  to developing a top-selling line of products for PetSmart, the veteran rocker has continued to reinvent himself through talent, hard work and a maverick entrepren ...

  2. Jeffrey Steele

    Jeffrey Steele

    4 Albums, 6 Songs

  3. Colt Ford's 'Declaration' Ignores Rules

    March 13, 2012 2:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 Colt Ford is optimistic that 2012 will be a great year, but he's quick to admit that 2011 wasn't so bad either. "Obviously, 2011 was a huge year for me as a songwriter, having two number ones, including arguably the biggest song of th ...

  4. Backbeat: Carrie Underwood, Kellie Pickler, Gary Overton, More at Country Radio Seminar's Day Two

    February 24, 2012 1:24 PM EST (L-R): Kellie Pickler, Sony Music Nashville Chairman/CEO Gary Overton, Sara Evans and Headline Country's Storme Warren take in the Sony/BMG Cruise at CRS day two. (Photo: Alan Poizner) Country Radio Seminar attendees had a lot of choices for ...

  5. Craig Morgan: High Hopes for 'This Ole Boy'

    February 07, 2012 1:00 PM EST 0 0 0 Country Star Goes Indie, Talks Starring in Music Video With Angie Harmon: 'It Was Tough, But I Did My Job' The career of Craig Morgan has seen more twists and turns than the Highway 49 near Vanleer, TN that he calls home. Even so, the Blac ...

  6. Danny Gokey: I Want To Do Country 'For The Rest Of My Life'

    March 22, 2010 5:12 PM EDT 0 0 0 Fueled by a return performance on "American Idol," Danny Gokey bowed at No. 3 on Billboard's Top Country Albums chart with his 19 Recordings/RCA Records debut, "My Best Days." Coming in at No. 4 on the Billboard 200 , the al ...

  7. Ole, Chris Wallin Sign Deal

    January 05, 2010 12:00 AM EST Ole, the Toronto-based independent music publisher, has concluded a catalogue acquisition and multi-year, worldwide, co-publishing deal with hit songwriter, Chris Wallin. The catalog includes hits such Wallin penned songs as Toby Keith's &quo ...

  8. Pearl Jam, Beasties, Dave Matthews To Headline Austin City Limits Fest

    April 28, 2009 1:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Pearl Jam, Dave Matthews Band, and the Beastie Boys will make their Austin City Limits Music Festival debuts as headliners of the eight edition of the event in Austin's Zilker Park on Oct. 2-4. Kings of Leon, Ben Harper and Relentless7, Thiever ...

  9. Springsteen, Gabriel Snag Golden Globes Noms

    December 11, 2008 11:11 AM EST 0 0 0 Bruce Springsteen, Peter Gabriel, Miley Cyrus and Beyonce Knowles are among the music-related nominees for the 2009 Golden Globe awards. The ceremony will be broadcast live Jan. 11 on NBC. Springsteen was nominated in the best original song category ...

  10. 'Nashville Star' Crowns New Champion

    August 05, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Melissa Lawson, a 32-year-old mother of five, is the winner of NBC's "Nashville Star." Lawson was crowned during the show's finale, which aired last night (Aug. 4). Melissa Lawson, a 32-year-old mother of five, is the winner of N ...

  11. Jewel, Steele Added To 'Nashville Star'

    April 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Hit songwriter Jeffrey Steele and singer/songwriter Jewel will join John Rich as judges on NBC's "Nashville Star" when the talent show debuts June 9. Jewel co-hosted the show last year with Cowboy Troy. Rich produced Jewel's co ...

  12. Steele, Sony/ATV Win Big At BMI Country Awards

    November 07, 2007 12:00 AM EST Jeffrey Steele was the big winner at this year's BMI Country Awards, which were held last evening (Nov. 6) at the performing rights organization's Music Row offices. He received his second country songwriter of the year title and his co- ...

  13. Tunes On TV

    September 24, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music on television for the week of September 24- 30. MONDAY, Sept. 24 "Today," NBC Featured Artist(s): Jamie Foxx, Tony Bennett, Chris Botti. "Larry King Live," CNN Featured Artist(s): Reba McEntire, Kelly Clarkson, Faith Hill, ...

  14. Sweet Little 'Lies'

    February 04, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 At the age of 28, Jason Michael Carroll has enough stories to stock a man twice his age. At the age of 28, Jason Michael Carroll has enough stories to stock a man twice his age. There's the one where he got a surprise call from Garth Brooks whe ...

  15. Montgomery Gentry Embraces 'Change' On New CD

    August 14, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Country duo Montgomery Gentry will unveil its fifth studio album, "Some People Change," Oct. 24 via Columbia. The title cut is No. 29 in its sixth week on Billboard's Hot Country Songs chart. Country duo Montgomery Gentry will unveil ...

  16. Q&A: Rascal Flatts

    April 12, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rascal Flatts has achieved in six short years what many acts can only hope for in the length of a career. Rascal Flatts has achieved in six short years what many acts can only hope for in the length of a career. In addition to numerous awards, the b ...

  17. Steele, Paisley Top NSAI Award Winners

    October 17, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The Nashville Songwriters Assn. International named Jeffrey Steele songwriter of the year at an awards dinner held last night (Oct. 16) at Nashville's Renaissance Hotel. Steele, who won NSAI's songwri The Nashville Songwriters Assn. Inte ...

  18. Van Zant Brothers Go Country

    January 14, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Brothers Johnny and Donnie Van Zant are teaming up to record a country album for Sony's Columbia Records Nashville label. Brothers Johnny and Donnie Van Zant are teaming up to record a country album for Sony's Columbia Records Nashville la ...

  19. 2004 BMI Country Awards Winners

    November 12, 2004 12:00 AM EST BMI Country Awards Winners Here are the 2004 BMI Country Awards Winners: BMI Country Song of the Year "FOREVER AND FOR ALWAYS" Shania Twain Loon Echo, Inc. Universal-Songs of PolyGram International, Inc. BMI Country Songwriter of the ...

  20. Sweet Relief Celebrates 10 Years

    August 04, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A Nashville concert series featuring Victoria Williams, Josh Rouse, Carolyn Dawn Johnson and others will serve as the 10th anniversary celebration for the ... A Nashville concert series featuring Victoria Williams, Josh Rouse, Carolyn Dawn Johnson a ...

  21. 2003 BMI Country Awards Winners

    November 12, 2003 12:00 AM EST BMI Country Awards Winners Here's are the winners of BMI's annual Country Awards, handed out Nov. 4 in Nashville. "The Baby," songwriter Harley Allen, recorded by Blake Shelton, (Warner Bros. Nashville) published by Coburn M ...

  22. 2002 BMI Country Awards Winners

    November 06, 2002 12:00 AM EST BMI Country Awards Winners Here are the winning songs from the 2002 BMI Country Awards, held Nov. 5 at BMI's Nashville offices. Listed below the song title is the songwriter, publisher, artist, and record label. AIN'T NOTHING 'BO ...