1. Corey Smith Puts Finishing Touches on New Album

    November 07, 2013 3:15 PM EST For Undertone recording artist Corey Smith, doing things his way has always worked -- and worked well. He has sold close to two million digital singles, and 250,000 albums. The singer is putting the final touches on his upcoming disc, and has just ...

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  3. Terry Bradshaw Returns to Country With 'Lights of Louisiana'

    December 11, 2012 1:45 PM EST 0 0 0 NFL Great Talks New Music, Daughter Rachel's Success in Nashville: 'She's a Tremendous Singer' Country radio might be a little surprised to see on their desk a song called "Lights Of Louisiana" from Terry Bradshaw. Yes, ...

  4. Uncle Kracker Takes Country Seriously on 'Midnight Special'

    November 19, 2012 4:50 PM EST 0 0 0 Take a listen to "Nuthin' Changes," a cut from Uncle Kracker's new "Midnight Special" album, and you will hear a reference to a famous singer named Williams. But, it might not be the one you're thinking about. Sure ...

  5. Chris Cagle Adopts 'A Different Attitude' for New Album

    July 02, 2012 10:50 AM EDT 0 0 0 'I'm as proud of this album as I was when my kids were born,' says country star Chris Cagle admits that holding one of the first copies of his just-released fifth album, "Back In The Saddle," was a watershed moment. "I ...

  6. Alan Jackson Switches Labels, Gets Emotional With 'Thirty Miles West'

    June 05, 2012 10:05 AM EDT 0 0 0 It's 8:30 on a Monday morning as Alan Jackson settles his 6-foot-4-inch frame into a chair in his manager's office. Even though, like most musicians, he often plays late into the night, he's usually an early riser. "I'm alwa ...

  7. Country Spotlight: Jackson's Action

    May 24, 2012 4:55 PM EDT 0 0 It's 8:30 on a Monday morning as Alan Jackson settles his 6-foot-4-inch frame into a chair in his manager's office. Even though, like most musicians, he often plays late into the night, he's usually an early riser. "I'm always ...

  8. Chart Beat Meet & Greet: Laura Warshauer (Video, Exclusive Song Premiere)

    March 01, 2012 5:55 PM EST 0 0 0 Every once in a while, we come across an artist that we just can't wait to tell the world more about. Laura Warshauer is one such artist. Born and raised in Red Bank, N. J., and now residing in Los Angeles, the singer/songwriter mixes powerhous ...

  9. Taylor Swift, Jason Aldean, Brad Paisley, Blake Shelton Top 2011 CMA Award Nominations

    September 06, 2011 11:07 AM EDT Topping the list of final nominees for the 45th Annual CMA Awards announced today are Jason Aldean, Brad Paisley, Blake Shelton, and Taylor Swift who each received five nominations. All were nominated for Entertainer of the Year honors along with ...

  10. Uncle Kracker Can't Classify New Album: 'Put It In the Super Fun Section'

    August 16, 2011 6:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 Uncle Kracker gets "greasy and fun" on his fifth studio album, "Postcards From Home," which he plans to release in early 2012 after putting out a first single this fall. "I don't know how to describe it, to be honest wi ...

  11. Uncle Kracker Recording in Nashville Before Kenny Chesney Tour

    February 15, 2011 4:19 PM EST 0 0 0 U ncle Kracker is headed to Nashville this week to start recording his fifth album and follow-up to 2009's "Happy Hour." "I'm kind of excited -- actually, the most excited I've been in a long time," the former hype ...

  12. Lady Antebellum Leads Year-End Country Charts

    December 10, 2010 3:30 PM EST 0 0 0 Turns out we were right. Lady Antebellum , which Billboard tipped as an artist to watch two years ago, closes this year as the hottest act in country music -- and beyond. The trio -- Charles Kelley, Hillary Scott and Dave Haywood -- leads several of ...

  13. Zac Brown Band Taps Alan Jackson for New Single

    August 11, 2010 4:42 PM EDT 0 0 0 Kindred spirit Jimmy Buffett and guitar virtuoso Tony Rice will join Alan Jackson as special guests on the new Zac Brown Band album, "You Get What You Give," which is due out Sept. 21. They're all part of what bassist John Driskell Ho ...

  14. Alan Jackson's 'Train' Coming March 30

    January 13, 2010 5:59 PM EST 0 0 0 Country star Alan Jackson 's new album "Freight Train" (Sony Music Nashville) is set for release March 30. The 12-song album was produced by longtime collaborator Keith Stegall and features eight songs with Jackson's writing cred ...

  15. Alan Jackson's 'Train' Coming March 30

    January 13, 2010 12:00 AM EST Country star Alan Jackson's new album "Freight Train" (Sony Music Nashville) is set for release March 30. The 12-song album was produced by longtime collaborator Keith Stegall and features eight songs with Jackson's writing cre ...

  16. Alan Jackson Album Preview

    January 12, 2010 4:43 PM EST 0 0 0 Alan Jackson, Title TBD (Arista Nashville) Release Date: Spring 2010 With 16 Country Music Assn. Awards, including three entertainer of the year titles, under his belt, Alan Jackson is still going strong, two decades into his career. For his follow- ...

  17. Brad Paisley, Taylor Swift, Keith Urban Lead CMA Awards Nominations

    September 09, 2009 2:32 PM EDT 0 0 0 Brad Paisley leads the nominees for the 43rd annual CMA Awards with six nominations, while Taylor Swift , Keith Urban and several other country stars follow closely with four nods each, it was announced today (Sept. 9). Paisley, who is also set to c ...

  18. Publishing Briefs: Sony/ATV Nashville, RightsFlow

    March 23, 2009 12:00 AM EDT - Sony/ATV Nashville has signed songwriter and producer Keith Stegall to a multi-year publishing agreement. Stegall has nine No. 1 singles to his credit as a writer, and 42 No. 1 as a producer, according to the press release announcing his signing ...

  19. Zac Brown Band Signs With Atlantic

    October 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Atlanta-based country act Zac Brown Band has signed with Atlantic Records, Billboard.com has learned. Atlanta-based country act Zac Brown Band has signed with Atlantic Records, Billboard.com has learned. The group's album, "The Foundation, ...

  20. Zac Brown Band Signs With Atlantic

    October 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Atlanta-based country act Zac Brown Band has signed with Atlantic Records, Billboard.biz has learned. The group's album, "The Foundation," will be released on Atlantic/Home Grown/Big Picture on Nov. 18 and was produced by Keith Steg ...

  21. Zac Brown Band

    October 15, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 When Zac Brown was 18, he set out on the road in a van with his dog Pete, a drummer and a PA system. When Zac Brown was 18, he set out on the road in a van with his dog Pete, a drummer and a PA system. He played at clubs all over the Southeast, care ...

  22. 'Good' Stuff

    March 02, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 After taking a couple of creative detours on his last two albums, Alan Jackson returns to his readily identifiable brand of traditional country with the release this week of "Good Time" (Arista Nashvi After taking a couple of creative deto ...

  23. 'Time' Is Right For New Alan Jackson Disc

    December 14, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 With a new single, "Small Town Southern Man," already climbing Hot Country Songs, one of the genre's most reliable hitmakers will return March 4 with his 15th studio album. The Arista Nashville set "G With a new single, "Sma ...

  24. Jackson, Krauss Flip The Script On 'Rose'

    September 15, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Country superstar Alan Jackson admits that the urge to do something musically different on his new album may have been fueled by a comment Vince Gill made while introducing him at the CMA Awards a cou Country superstar Alan Jackson admits that the u ...

  25. Warner/Chappell Gets The Biggest Picture

    August 23, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Stegall, Kates join forces as co-publishers. Warner/Chappell Music has teamed up with Biggest Picture, a company formed by singer, songwriter and producer Keith Stegall and music executive Alan Kates, to work as co-publishers for country and pop s ...

  26. Keith Stegall, Alan Kates Join Broken Bow

    May 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Stegall named chief creative officer Hot Nashville-based label Broken Bow Records is bringing on veteran songwriter/producer Keith Stegall as chief creative officer, Billboard.biz has learned. As a producer, Stegall has worked with such artists as ...

  27. Musical 'Memories'

    February 26, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 What was originally intended as a Christmas gift for his mother will soon become a treat for all of Alan Jackson's fans. What was originally intended as a Christmas gift for his mother will soon become a treat for all of Alan Jackson's fan ...

  28. Jackson Mines Gospel 'Memories' On New CD

    January 31, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Country superstar Alan Jackson returns to his gospel roots on "Precious Memories," an album originally recorded as a Christmas gift for his mother. Country superstar Alan Jackson returns to his gospel roots on "Precious Memories," ...

  29. Hot Product

    September 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Alan Jackson ’Do’ Something Alan Jackson keeps things simple on his new studio album, which he aptly titled "What I Do." Due this week via Arista Nashville, the set is led by the single "Too Much of a Good Thing," which is No. 9 ...

  30. Stegall Re-Ups With Zomba Pub

    August 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Hitmaker writes for Alan Jackson, Travis Tritt, more. Keith Stegall has renewed his co-publishing deal with Zomba Music Publishing. The Nashville-based writer, producer and artist has been a Zomba writer since 2000. Stegall is best known as the pr ...

  31. New Jackson Album Promises 'Good Things'

    July 23, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Alan Jackson keeps things simple on his upcoming studio album, which he aptly titled "What I Do." Alan Jackson keeps things simple on his upcoming studio album, which he aptly titled "What I Do." Due Sept. 7 via Arista Nashville, ...

  32. Azoff, Bratman, Kerner Go Soundproof

    May 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Veteran artist manager Irving Azoff, music manager Jordan Bratman and marketing executive Noah Kerner have launched Soundproof, a Los Angeles-based company that offers original music for commercials c Veteran artist manager Irving Azoff, music man ...

  33. Azoff, Bratman, Kerner Go Soundproof

    May 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Veteran artist manager Irving Azoff, music manager Jordan Bratman and marketing executive Noah Kerner have launched Soundproof, a Los Angeles-based company that offers original music for commercials c Veteran artist manager Irving Azoff, music man ...

  34. Jamie O'Neal Inks Capitol Deal

    March 17, 2004 12:00 AM EST Former Mercury artist Jamie O'Neal has signed with Capitol Records. She is currently in the studio finishing her first album for the label with producer Keith Stegall, for release in early 2005. A sin Former Mercury artist Jamie O'Neal h ...

  35. 38th Annual Academy Of Country Music Awards Nominees

    March 04, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Nominees for the 38th annual Academy of Country Music Awards. Winners will be announced at the 38th annual ACM Awards show, set for May 21 in Las Vegas. The Academy of Country Music (ACM) announced its award nominees March 4 in Los Angeles. Winners ...

  36. Country Music Association (CMA) Awards Nominations

    August 29, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Nominees for the 36th annual Country Music Association (CMA) Awards. Here are the nominees for the 36th annual Country Music Association (CMA) Awards, which will be presented at Nov. 6 at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville and broadcast on CBS. E ...

  37. Keith, Brooks & Dunn Lead ACM Nominees

    March 14, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 With six nominations each, Brooks & Dunn and Toby Keith are the top contenders for the 37th annual Academy of Country Music (ACM) Awards. Both acts are nominated in the entertainer of the year cat With six nominations each, Brooks & Dunn and ...

  38. The Eloquent 'Drive' of Alan Jackson

    December 28, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 There are few things so powerful as a man, his emotions, and a guitar. Never was that more evident than during this year's Country Music Association (CMA) Awards show, when Alan Jackson debuted "Where There are few things so powerful as a ...

  39. Hot Product

    September 24, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Previewing new albums from George Jones, Herbie Hancock, Allure, Ryan Adams, and more. 'Rock' Solid He has been called everything from "Possum" and "No-Show" to country's greatest singer. Now George Jones can add & ...

  40. Sara Evans Leads CMA Awards Nominees

    August 28, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With nominations in five categories, RCA artist Sara Evans leads the contenders for the 35th annual Country Music Association (CMA) Awards. Other multiple nominees include Brooks & Dunn and Alan J With nominations in five categories, RCA artist ...

  41. Jones Sings More 'Stone Cold Country'

    August 09, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 He has been called everything from "Possum" and "No-Show" to country's greatest singer. Now George Jones can add "label partner" to the list. The enduring performer is a partner with former Asylum Rec He has been c ...

  42. Keith, Womack Top ACM Awards Nominations

    February 28, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Toby Keith and Lee Ann Womack lead the nominees for the 36th annual Academy of Country Music Awards, set for May 9 at the Universal Amphitheater in Los Angeles. Both are up for six awards. Other multi Toby Keith and Lee Ann Womack lead the nominees ...