1. Jimmy Wayne

    Jimmy Wayne

    10 Albums, 13 Songs

    • Do You Believe Me Now?
    • Jimmy Wayne
    • Sara Smile
    • That's All I'll Ever Need [Digital Single]
    • Jimmy Wayne
    • Jimmy Wayne
    • Sara Smile
  2. Tweet Out the Vote: Lady Gaga, Ted Nugent + More Head to the Polls

    November 06, 2012 1:40 PM EST 0 0 0 If there's one thing you can glean from monitoring Twitter on this fine election day, it's that celebrities are voters, too, and boy do they love talking about it. Stars ranging from Kelly Clarkson to Ted Nugent and Reba McEntire to Justin ...

  3. Backbeat: Tim McGraw, Scott Borchetta, Big Machine Host CMA Week Halloween Party

    November 02, 2012 5:40 PM EDT Tim McGraw hosted a Halloween night party to debut tracks off his new album Two Lanes of Freedom . Big Machine Records threw an invite-only party for Tim McGraw on Halloween night in Nashville for him to preview his new album, Two Lanes of Freedom ...

  4. Best Of 2009: Part 2

    December 16, 2009 5:30 PM EST 0 0 0 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: ...

  5. Jimmy Wayne Pulls Himself Up By His (Cowboy) Bootstraps

    November 17, 2009 1:52 PM EST 0 0 0 The bright lights and roaring crowds of New York's Madison Square Garden are a long way from the juvenile detention centers of North Carolina where Jimmy Wayne spent parts of his youth. With a new single, a cover of the Hall & Oates classic ...

  6. Chart Beat Thursday: Happy (Early) Holidays

    October 22, 2009 6:49 PM EDT 0 0 0 IT'S BEGINNING TO LOOK A LOT LIKE ...: More than a week before Halloween, and five weeks before Thanksgiving, the Billboard 200 is being decorated with a sleighful of yuletide albums. Five new holiday sets enter the Billboard 200, led by Bob Dy ...

  7. Chart Beat Wednesday: Hall & Oates Come On Over To The Country

    September 23, 2009 6:58 PM EDT 0 0 0 'SMILE,' YOU'RE ON COUNTRY SONGS: Jimmy Wayne nets the Hot Shot Debut on Country Songs with "Sara Smile," featuring the classic song's original performers, Daryl Hall & John Oates . The latter two artists, who make ...

  8. Chart Beat: Kris Allen, SWV, Green Day, Al B. Sure!

    May 21, 2009 2:42 PM EDT 0 0 0 HE IS THE CHAMPION: In a night featuring performances from Queen, Kiss, Rod Stewart, Lionel Richie, Cyndi Lauper, Carlos Santana, Keith Urban, Queen Latifah, Steve Martin, David Cook, Jason Mraz and the Black Eyed Peas, owners of more than 200 combi ...

  9. Reba McEntire Signs With Valory Music

    November 11, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Country superstar Reba McEntire has ended her 25-year association with MCA Nashville and signed with the Valory Music Co. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. McEntire's debut single on Valory will s Country superstar Reba McEntire has ended h ...

  10. Chart Beat Chat

    September 19, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred and his readers discuss Sheriff, Xanadu, Hot Country Songs chart and more! I BOUGHT THE SHERIFF Dear Fred, Last week, you mentioned that "When I'm With You" by Sheriff had one of the longest journeys to reach No.1 on The Billboar ...

  11. Chart Beat: Jason Mraz, B.B. King, 'Gypsy'

    September 04, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred discusses chart action from Jason Mraz, B.B. King, "Gypsy" and more! 'YOURS' SONG: The little bedroom demo that could gives Jason Mraz his first top 10 hit on the Hot 100. "I'm Yours" was written in 2004 while ...

  12. T.I.'s 'Like' Still Tops On Hot 100

    September 04, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A week after setting a new record with 71-1 jump, T.I.'s "Whatever You Like" remains No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 thanks to download sales of more than 176,000 units, according to Nielsen SoundScan. A week after setting a new record ...

  13. Exclusive: Jewel Goes Country With New Label

    November 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Singer/songwriter Jewel has a new label and a new genre to boot. The artist has signed a multi-album deal with newly launched Nashville-based independent Valory Music Company and will pursue success o Singer/songwriter Jewel has a new label and a ne ...

  14. Tunes On TV

    October 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music on television October 1 - 7, 2007. MONDAY, Oct. 1 "Control Room Presents," MyNetworkTV Featured artist(s): Maroon 5. "The Late Show With David Letterman," CBS Featured artist(s): Ben Harper (also scheduled: Sean Penn, Barry ...

  15. Big Machine Partners With iRadio

    February 21, 2007 12:00 AM EST Nashville-based Big Machine Records has agreed to provide content for Motorola's iRadio service, which is available on certain models of that company's cell phones. Big Machine's iRadio channel will feature music from the label' ...

  16. New, Veteran Country Acts Land Deals

    February 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The recent Country Radio Seminar, held in Nashville Feb. 15-17, brought with it a flurry of record deals for country artists both new and established. The recent Country Radio Seminar, held in Nashville Feb. 15-17, brought with it a flurry of record ...

  17. Universal Shuts Down DreamWorks Nashville

    September 06, 2005 12:00 AM EDT On the heels of losing its only superstar, DreamWorks Records Nashville is being shuttered by its parent company, Universal Music Group. NASHVILLE -- On the heels of losing its only superstar, DreamWorks Records Nashville is being shuttered by its ...

  18. Universal Shuts Down DreamWorks Nashville

    September 01, 2005 12:00 AM EDT On the heels of losing its only superstar, DreamWorks Records Nashville is being shuttered by its parent company, Universal Music Group. On the heels of losing its only superstar, DreamWorks Records Nashville is being shuttered by its parent compa ...

  19. First CMA Music Fest Artists Confirmed

    February 02, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Trace Adkins, Dierks Bentley, Big & Rich, Montgomery Gentry, Rascal Flatts and Gretchen Wilson are among the initial slate of performers set to appear at the 2005 CMA Music Festival. Trace Adkins, Dierks Bentley, Big & Rich, Montgomery Gentr ...

  20. 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 ...

  21. ZZ Top To Close Houston Arena

    October 06, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 ZZ Top will play the final concert at Houston's Compaq Center, formerly known as the Houston Summit. The Nov. 22 show will mark the band's 23rd appearance at the venue, longtime home to the Houston Ro ZZ Top will play the final concert at ...

  22. Lonestar Takes 'Front Porch' On The Road

    September 08, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Country quartet Lonestar will embark next month on the 22-city Acoustic on the Front Porch tour, set to kick off Oct. 23 in Columbus, Ohio. The group will be supporting its career-spanning disc "Great Country quartet Lonestar will embark next m ...

  23. A Closer Look At Music-Related Television This Week

    August 25, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fine Tuning - Weekly column highlighting music on TV during the week of Aug. 25-31, 2003. Love 'em or hate 'em, the MTV Video Music Awards are always at least interesting. Be it the outfits on the artists of the moment, the over the top pe ...

  24. HOT COUNTRY SINGLES & TRACKS

    July 22, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 /bb/charts/airplay/country.jsp 1. My Front Porch Looking In , Lonestar 2. Red Dirt Road , Brooks & Dunn 3. Beer For My Horses , Toby Keith Duet With Willie Nelson 4. Celebrity , Brad Paisley 5. Stay Gone , Jimmy Wayne Issue date: July 26, 2003 N ...

  25. HOT COUNTRY SINGLES & TRACKS

    July 13, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 /bb/charts/airplay/country.jsp 1. Beer For My Horses , Toby Keith Duet With Willie Nelson 2. My Front Porch Looking In , Lonestar 3. Stay Gone , Jimmy Wayne 4. Red Dirt Road , Brooks & Dunn 5. Celebrity , Brad Paisley News Brad Paisley , Willie ...

  26. Jimmy Wayne

    July 12, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Amid a seemingly endless parade of promising country male vocalist breakthroughs this year, Jimmy Wayne stakes his own claim to star potential with his self-titled debut. Amid a seemingly endless parade of promising country male vocalist breakthroug ...

  27. HOT COUNTRY SINGLES & TRACKS

    July 08, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 /bb/charts/airplay/country.jsp 1. Beer for My Horses , Toby Keith and Willie Nelson 2. My Front Porch Looking In , Lonestar 3. Stay Gone , Jimmy Wayne 4. Red Dirt Road , Brooks & Dunn 5. Speed , Montgomery Gentry Issue date: July 12, 2003 News W ...

  28. HOT COUNTRY SINGLES & TRACKS

    June 27, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 /bb/charts/airplay/country.jsp 1. Beer For My Horses , Toby Keith Duet With Willie Nelson 2. My Front Porch Looking In , Lonestar 3. Stay Gone , Jimmy Wayne 4. Red Dirt Road , Brooks & Dunn 5. Speed , Montgomery Gentry Issue date: July 5, 2003 N ...

  29. Wayne Turns Hard-Knock Life Into Memorable Music

    June 25, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. After years of churning out slick, scrubbed, media-schooled cowboys, country music is favoring another style -- male artists with grit and substance who have led real lives. Among the artists leading th ...