1. Neal McCoy, 'Roll on Mississippi': Song Premiere From 'Pride: A Tribute to Charley Pride'

    July 22, 2013 2:00 PM EDT 1.243 k 62 1 0 Looking back on his career, Neal McCoy gives a lot of credit to the man who pushed him out into the spotlight as an opening act – Country Music Hall of Fame member Charley Pride. "He stands taller than anyone else in my career," M ...

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  3. Neal McCoy Returns, With Help From Blake Shelton & Miranda Lambert

    February 22, 2012 2:15 PM EST 0 0 0 If nothing else, Neal McCoy definitely qualifies as a survivor in the hectic world that is the music biz. With a list of hits to his credit as "Wink" and "If I Were A Drinkin' Man," the singer has remained a fan favorite -- ...

  4. How Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert, Auto Lubricant Put Neal McCoy Back On The Country Charts

    November 29, 2011 6:00 PM EST After an absence of five-and-a-half years from the Hot Country Songs chart, Texas-born Neal McCoy is No. 55 with a bullet this week with his comeback single, "A-OK," produced by and featuring the vocals of one of country's hottest m ...

  5. Jerrod Niemann Eyes Summer 2012 for 'Groove-Driven' Next Album

    May 21, 2011 9:43 AM EDT 0 0 0 Chart-topping country singer/songwriter Jerrod Niemann has targeted the summer of 2012 for his second major label album -- the follow-up to last year's "Judge Jerrod & the Hung Jury" -- and he promises that it's "definit ...

  6. Miranda Lambert, Blake Shelton Ready to Get Married This Weekend

    May 13, 2011 3:29 PM EDT 0 0 0 The most anticipated wedding in the country music world this year doesn't involve a prince or a Middleton. Country's royal couple, Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton , are tying the knot Saturday in Texas. "I'm excited to get marr ...

  7. Ask Billboard: "Glee," Olivia Newton-John, Bee Gees

    May 14, 2010 4:35 PM EDT 0 0 0 Ask Billboard is updated every Friday. Submit your burning music questions to Gary Trust at askbb@billboard.com . Please include your first and last name, as well as your city, state and country, if outside the U.S. TOTAL "GLEE"-CLIPSE OF ...

  8. This Day in Music

    October 05, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Badfinger drummer Michael Gibbins dies in his sleep at his home in Florida at the age of 56. The cause of death is not made public. 2005 - Badfinger drummer Michael Gibbins dies in his sleep at his home in Florida at the age of 56. The cause ...

  9. This Day in Music

    June 11, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - On stage in Barcelona Kelly Rowland of chart-topping R&B trio Destiny's Child announces the group will split after its fall North American tour. 2005 - On stage in Barcelona Kelly Rowland of chart-topping R&B trio Destiny's ...

  10. This Day in Music

    February 01, 2008 12:00 AM EST - The members of Split Enz announce they are reuniting for an Australian arena tour 22 years after they originally broke up. 2006 - The members of Split Enz announce they are reuniting for an Australian arena tour 22 years after they originally ...

  11. This Day in Music

    October 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Badfinger drummer Michael Gibbins dies in his sleep at his home in Florida at the age of 56. The cause of death is not made public. 2005 - Badfinger drummer Michael Gibbins dies in his sleep at his home in Florida at the age of 56. The cause ...

  12. This Day in Music

    June 11, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - On stage in Barcelona Kelly Rowland of chart-topping R&B trio Destiny's Child announces the group will split after its fall North American tour. 2005 - On stage in Barcelona Kelly Rowland of chart-topping R&B trio Destiny's ...

  13. McCoy's 903 Music To Shut Down

    May 04, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Music, the Nashville label founded by country artist Neal McCoy in 2005, is closing its doors. "The truth is that after two great years of success due to the hard work of a lot of wonderful people, we flat ran out of money, end of story,& ...

  14. This Day in Music

    February 01, 2007 12:00 AM EST - The members of Split Enz announce they are reuniting for an Australian arena tour 22 years after they originally broke up. 2006 - The members of Split Enz announce they are reuniting for an Australian arena tour 22 years after they originally ...

  15. McGraw Teams With Hill Again On New Album

    January 05, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Tim McGraw will release "Let It Go," his first studio album in three years, on March 27 via Curb. The set, the follow-up to 2004's "Live Like You Were Dying," will feature a pair of duets with wife Fa Tim McGraw will release ...

  16. McGraw Unveiling New Video On New Year's

    December 20, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Tim McGraw will premiere the video for the first single from his new album just after the stroke of midnight on Jan. 1 on CMT. The clip for "Last Dollar" was shot during McGraw's Soul 2 Soul II tour w Tim McGraw will premiere the vide ...

  17. This Day in Music

    October 05, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1998 - </b>Without comment, the Supreme Court refuses to throw out a suit charging that composer Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber copied from another songwriter the "Phantom Song" from his "Phantom of the O 2005 - Badfinger drum ...

  18. 40OnTV

    October 02, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Oct. 2-8, 2006. MONDAY, OCT. 2 "Today," NBC Featured artist(s): Judith Owen (also scheduled: Mary McDonnell). "Live with Regis and Kelly," ABC Featured artist(s): Monica (also scheduled: Emily Procto ...

  19. This Day in Music

    June 11, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1998 - </b>Stone Temple Pilots lead Scott Weiland skips a scheduled Superior Court date in Los Angeles and checks himself into a drug treatment facility. The court date stems from charges filed in 2005 - On stage in Barcelona Kelly Ro ...

  20. 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 ...

  21. This Day in Music

    February 01, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>LeAnn Rimes takes to the Web to directly address her fans about her ongoing legal wrangling and to apologize for the recently released album "I Need You," which she says she was "shocked 2005 - Rob Thomas ...

  22. This Day in Music

    October 05, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>1998 - </b>HBO is the home of the world premiere of Janet Jackson's new music video "Every Time." The premiere takes place just before the 8 p.m. showing of "William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet" a 2003 - ...

  23. West's 'Gold Digger' Extends Chart Domination

    September 29, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Kanye West's "Gold Digger" continues its domination of several Billboard charts again this week. On the Billboard Hot 100, it is No. 1 for a fourth straight week and is the greatest airplay gainer on Kanye West's "Gold Digge ...

  24. Duff Set Remains 'Most Wanted' At No. 1

    August 31, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 For a second week, Hilary Duff finds her "Most Wanted" greatest hits set atop The Billboard 200. Despite a 51% second week decline to U.S. sales of 101,000 copies, according to Nielsen SoundScan, the For a second week, Hilary Duff finds he ...

  25. Navarre To Distribute 903 Music

    July 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT First release to be 'That's Life' from McCoy. Nashville-based 903 Music, the new label launched earlier this year by country artist Neal McCoy and his manager, Karen Kane, (Billboard.biz, Feb. 22), has landed a distribution deal wit ...

  26. This Day in Music

    June 11, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2000 - </b>Busta Rhymes rides atop his own float in the National Puerto Rican Day Parade in New York. "I'm here to thoroughly represent the entire spectrum of the urban community," Rhymes says. 2000 - Busta Rhymes rides ...

  27. Keith Urban, Gretchen Wilson Lead ACM Winners

    May 18, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Keith Urban and Gretchen Wilson were the big winners at last night's (May 17) Academy of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas. Wilson was the surprise winner in the female vocalist of the year category, Keith Urban and Gretchen Wilson were the big ...

  28. CHART BEAT BONUS

    April 08, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred Bronson reports on chart activities relating to Billy Dean, Neal McCoy, 112, Beck, 50 Cent and Stevie Wonder. DEAN'S LIST: Country singer Billy Dean makes his label debut on Curb and comes up with the highest-charting album of his career o ...

  29. Tim McGraw Tops ACM Nominees With Six

    March 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Tim McGraw leads the nominations for the 40th annual Academy of Country Music Awards with six nods, including entertainer and male vocalist of the year Tim McGraw leads the nominations for the 40th annual Academy of Country Music Awards with six nod ...

  30. McCoy Unveils 903 Music

    February 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST Country artist Neal McCoy has launched his long-rumored new record label, 903 Music in Nashville. McCoy, who has recorded for Atlantic Records and Warner Bros., is the label's owner and first artist. Country artist Neal McCoy has launched his ...

  31. McCoy Unveils 903 Music

    February 22, 2005 12:00 AM EST Country artist Neal McCoy has launched his long-rumored new record label, 903 Music in Nashville. McCoy, who has recorded for Atlantic Records and Warner Bros., is the label's owner and first artist. Country artist Neal McCoy has launched his ...

  32. This Day in Music

    February 01, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2003 - </b>Cuban-born conga player/percussionist Ramon "Mongo" Santamaria dies in a Miami hospital after suffering a stroke earlier in the week. He is 85. 2003 - Cuban-born conga player/percussionist Ramon "Mongo" ...

  33. Country, Pop, Rock To Grace RodeoHouston

    January 10, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The entertainment lineup for the 2005 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo -- aka RodeoHouston -- is packed with notable artists from many genres. The entertainment lineup for the 2005 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo -- aka RodeoHouston -- is packed wi ...

  34. Music Plays Big Part At Inaugural Fetes

    January 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 With the Jan. 20 inauguration of George W. Bush, visitors to the capital won't be able to swing a cat next week without hitting a ball or party. Although there will be free daytime festivities open to With the Jan. 20 inauguration of George W. ...

  35. SEA Records Sets Sail

    April 29, 2004 12:00 AM EDT A new independent label, SEA Records, has opened its doors in Nashville. A division of Sterling Entertainment Group, SEA has inked a distribution deal with Sony Music's RED Distribution and has hired A new independent label, SEA Records, has ...

  36. This Day in Music

    October 05, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>After months of wrangling over child support, rapper Eminem's divorce becomes official. 2001 - After months of wrangling over child support, rapper Eminem's divorce becomes official. 1998 - Without comment, the Su ...

  37. This Day in Music

    June 11, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2000 - </b>Busta Rhymes rides atop his own float in the National Puerto Rican Day Parade in New York. "I'm here to thoroughly represent the entire spectrum of the urban community," Rhymes says. 2000 - Busta Rhymes rides ...

  38. Concert To Celebrate Country's Best

    May 05, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 coincide with the Fan Fair festival in Nashville, CMT is planning a concert celebrating the "100 Greatest Songs of Country Music." The June 4 show at Nashville's Gaylord Entertainment Center, will fea To coincide with the Fan Fair fes ...

  39. Another Loaded Lineup For Fan Fair

    February 06, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 The enormous country music festival known as Fan Fair has set its 2003 edition for June 5-8 in Nashville, with hundreds of artists planning to play more than 40 hours worth of concerts at venues throu The enormous country music festival known as Fan ...

  40. This Day in Music

    February 01, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>Hit songwriter John Jarrad dies in Nashville of respiratory failure. He is 47. Jarrad wrote 11 No. 1 records. His hit songs include John Anderson's "Money In The Bank," BlackHawk's "I Su 2001 - Hit ...

  41. This Day in Music

    October 05, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>After months of wrangling over child support, rapper Eminem's divorce becomes official. 2001 - After months of wrangling over child support, rapper Eminem's divorce becomes official. 1998 - Without comment, the Su ...

  42. Country Stars Go 'Inside' NASCAR

    May 06, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The natural link between country music and NASCAR racing will grow stronger June 11, as Warner Bros. and Curb Records team up to release the "Inside Traxx" compilation, featuring 14 country songs by t The natural link between country music ...

  43. Nashville's Fan Fair Set For June 13-16

    January 29, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Nashville's Fan Fair, the crown jewel of country music festivals, will be held June 13-16 in downtown Nashville, where fans will witness more than 30 hours of concert performances by many of country's Nashville's Fan Fair, the crown j ...

  44. Las Vegas Entertainers Stage USO Benefit

    November 12, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Las Vegas resort entertainers made music and magic together for the first time yesterday (Nov. 11) during a sold-out benefit for the United Service Organizations (USO). "People think Las Vegas is hear Las Vegas resort entertainers made music an ...