NASHVILLE There is joy in Nashville tonight, but there's also a raised eyebrow or two.
ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR Brooks & Dunn Kenny Chesney Brad Paisley Rascal Flatts Keith Urban SINGLE OF THE YEAR(Award goes to artist and producer) “Believe,” Brooks & Dunn. Produced by Tony Brown, Kix…
Will viewers tune in for tonight's Country Music Assn. Awards' first-ever airing on ABC to see former "American Idol" champ Carrie Underwood?
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The Country Music Assn.'s D-I-V-O-R-C-E from CBS after 35 years of broadcast bliss has Tammy Genovese wondering whether the org's signature kudocast will find friends in new places.
As Internet downloading siphons more and more music away from major record labels, some country music publishers are looking for ways to bypass the labels and take their music direct to the people -…
With its own country music awards show (separate from the CMA Awards) occurring in April, CMT was looking for a program to tentpole the second half of the year. What it found is that Reba McEntire…
Country music isn't dead in Los Angeles; it just has a weaker signal. And it's the genre's response to that frailty that will define its future in the big cities.
Last year, the CMA Awards rolled into Gotham with the bellicose theme "Country Takes NYC." Invasion metaphors were appropriate, as the city hadn't a single country radio station. Add to that the…
When Dub Cornett and the other producers of Paramount's Charley Pride biopic met with director Craig Brewer in mid-October about hiring a screenwriter, they examined what they didn't want to do with…
Nashville is hot again. Nicole Kidman can be spotted at Starbucks with husband Keith Urban. Ashley Judd is involved in a local political race. Kid Rock, Sheryl Crow, Barry Gibb and Jack White are…
Martin Scorsese's in-progress docu about the Rolling Stones has struck a chord in Japan. Major distrib Tohokushinsha Film Corp. paid low seven figures for the untitled pic, which Fortissimo is…