1. Backbeat: Grammy Nominations Pre-Concert Reception With Scott Borchetta, LL Cool J, Taylor Swift

    December 06, 2012 4:23 PM EST From left: Crissy Haslam, Governor of Tennessee Bill Haslam, Recording Academy President Neil Portnow, Big Machine Records' Scott Borchetta and Sandy Borchetta at the Grammy Nominations Concert Live pre-show reception at Nashville's Brid ...

  2. Garth Brooks Is Back With 'Ultimate Hits'

    August 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Garth Brooks on Saturday confirmed what Billboard.com first reported on Aug. 10 -- that he will release "The Ultimate Hits," a 34-track, two-CD greatest hits retrospective with four new songs, and a D Garth Brooks on Saturday confirmed wha ...

  3. 'Idol' #13 Ayla Brown Juggles Vocals, Hoops

    June 13, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 She may have missed making it into the top 12 on season four of "American Idol" by one spot, but former contestant Ayla Brown has still managed to stay in the public eye over the past year. She may have missed making it into the top 12 on ...

  4. Eyesight For The 'Blind'

    October 08, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Most bands fear the worst when their albums get bumped back from their original release dates. But for Robert Randolph and the Family Band, the two-week delay of its sophomore Warner Bros. set, "Color Most bands fear the worst when their albums ...

  5. Robert Randolph Keeps Rocking On 'Colorblind'

    July 28, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Valentino co-wrote several tracks, including current single "Wreck," cowritten and produced by Sean Garrett. A video for the official first single, "Turn the Page," produced by Jerkins, will be shot t Robert Randolph & the Fa ...

  6. 36th annual Gospel Music Association Music Awards

    April 14, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The complete list of 36th annual Gospel Music Association Music Awards winners, handed out April 13 at the Grand Ole Opry House in Nashville. Below is the complete list of 36th annual Gospel Music Association Music Awards winners, handed out April 1 ...

  7. Springsteen's 'Plugged' Grows A Little On DVD

    October 11, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Bruce Springsteen home video title "MTV Plugged" will be reissued Nov. 9 on DVD with the addition of one performance not included in the original 1992 concert broadcast. The Bruce Springsteen home video title "MTV Plugged" wi ...

  8. Silky Smokie Stays True To Gospel

    October 06, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. Smokie Norful's silky voice and potent songs have quickly propelled him to the top of the gospel hill. His 2002 debut, "I Need You Now," spent five weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard Top Gos ...

  9. Silver Lining

    April 13, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The ever dependable Bonnie Raitt delivers another fine disc—her 16th—by returning to the production team responsible for her previous outing, 1998's Fundamental. The ever dependable Bonnie Raitt delivers another fine disc—her 16th—by returning ...

  10. Bonnie Raitt Plans Tour Behind 'Silver Lining'

    February 06, 2002 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Bonnie Raitt has confirmed a dozen spring tour dates in conjunction with her upcoming Capitol album, "Silver Lining," due April 9. Dates are set to begin March 30 in Madison, Wisc., and wrap May 30 in Bonnie Raitt has confirmed a dozen spr ...