1. Lonestar at Full Strength as Acoustic Tour Revs Up

    February 11, 2014 6:00 PM EST 0 0 0 In 2008, Richie McDonald – longtime lead singer of the group Lonestar parted ways with the group to concentrate on a solo career. Though the band pressed on with Cody Collins taking over the main vocals, McDonald's return in 2011 gave the band ...

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  3. This Day in Music

    October 28, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Producer and songwriter, Rudy Taylor, who toured with Bobby Womack as musical arranger, dies in Baton Rouge, La. at the age of 52. 2006 - Producer and songwriter, Rudy Taylor, who toured with Bobby Womack as musical arranger, dies in Baton Ro ...

  4. Little Big Town, Morgan Join Montgomery Gentry For ACM Ride

    April 30, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Little Big Town, Craig Morgan, James Otto and Lady Antebellum are among the 25 country artists that will join hosts Eddie Montgomery and Troy Gentry for the Academy of Country Music's 5th Annual Charity Motorcycle Ride on May 17 in Las Vegas. ...

  5. Chart Beat

    November 29, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Fred discusses Rihanna, Christmas songs, Disney albums and more! DANCING IN THE DRIVER'S SEAT: Rihanna's latest dance single, "Shup Up and Drive" (SRP/Def Jam), shifts into first place on Hot Dance Club Play, giving the singer fr ...

  6. This Day in Music

    October 28, 2007 12:00 AM EDT - Producer and songwriter, Rudy Taylor, who toured with Bobby Womack as musical arranger, dies in Baton Rouge, La. at the age of 52. 2006 - Producer and songwriter, Rudy Taylor, who toured with Bobby Womack as musical arranger, dies in Baton Ro ...

  7. Lonestar Unveils New Singer, Holiday Album

    September 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Lonestar, which has scored 18 top 10 singles on Billboard's Hot Country Songs, including nine No. 1s, has a new lead singer and a new album coming. Lonestar, which has scored 18 top 10 singles on Billboard's Hot Country Songs, including ni ...

  8. New Lonestar Lead Singer Takes The Stage

    September 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Country quintent Lonestar -- which has scored 18 top 10 singles on Billboard's Hot Country Songs including nine No. 1s -- introduced Cody Collins as its new lead singer at a performance in Nashville last night (Sept. 12). The Georgia native r ...

  9. Lonestar Nabs New Singer, Plots Next Album

    July 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Lonestar is plotting a fall announcement, probably in November, of its new singer, as well as a fresh musical course for its next album. Lonestar is plotting a fall announcement, probably in November, of its new singer, as well as a fresh musical co ...

  10. Lonestar Singer To Exit; Band Splits With BNA

    March 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Lonestar lead singer Richie McDonald will leave the band at the end of 2007 to pursue a solo career. Additionally, Lonestar has parted ways with BNA Records, its label home since 1995. Lonestar lead singer Richie McDonald will leave the band at the ...

  11. This Day in Music

    October 28, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>Lonestar frontman Richie McDonald runs in the 26th annual Marine Corps Marathon in Washington, D.C. McDonald raises over $1,000 in pledge money for patients at St. Jude Children's Resear 2004 - The third time is the ch ...

  12. This Day in Music

    October 28, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>Lonestar frontman Richie McDonald runs in the 26th annual Marine Corps Marathon in Washington, D.C. McDonald raises over $1,000 in pledge money for patients at St. Jude Children's Resear 2004 - The third time is the ch ...

  13. Life Is A 'Little' Better For Billy Dean

    April 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Excerpted from the April 23, 2005, issue magazine and expanded for Billboard.com. Before it became the year's surprise success story, Billy Dean thought his new album might be his last. A consistent hitmaker through much of the '90s, Dean ...

  14. 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 ...

  15. This Day in Music

    October 28, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>Lonestar frontman Richie McDonald runs in the 26th annual Marine Corps Marathon in Washington, D.C. McDonald raises over $1,000 in pledge money for patients at St. Jude Children's Resear 2001 - Lonestar frontman Richie ...

  16. 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 ...

  17. 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 ...

  18. Billboard Bits: CMAs, Springsteen, Jackson/Crowell

    November 05, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 News on CMAs, Springsteen, Jackson/Crowell Loretta Lynn, Trace Adkins, Steve Azar, Lonestar's Richie McDonald, Diamond Rio's Marty Roe, John Michael Montgomery, and Chris Cagle have been added to the list of presenters for the 36th annual ...

  19. This Day in Music

    October 28, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 <b>2001 - </b>Lonestar frontman Richie McDonald runs in the 26th annual Marine Corps Marathon in Washington, D.C. McDonald raises over $1,000 in pledge money for patients at St. Jude Children's Resear 2001 - Lonestar frontman Richie ...

  20. When You Lie Next to Me

    May 18, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Newcomer Kellie Coffey has a lifetime of love songs stored up for her BNA debut, as all 11 songs deal with some degree of infatuation. Newcomer Kellie Coffey has a lifetime of love songs stored up for her BNA debut, as all 11 songs deal with some de ...

  21. 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 ...

  22. I'm Already There

    July 14, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rock guitars kick off the band's fifth BNA release with "Out Go the Lights," an energized and danceable midtempo track that effectively sets the tone for the rest of what is poised to be a monster alb Rock guitars kick off the band� ...