THE POWER of Women in Country music is NOT going away anytime soon, and I think this is sure fire proof and momentum. Faith Hill and Trio members Dolly Parton, Emmylou Harris and Linda Ronstadt are among the Hollywood Walk of Fame’s Class of 2019. ... read more!
Some of the country talent from Southern California has somehow eluded me and for that I have no explanation. Brennley Faith Brown is a 16-year-old, country-music, singer-songwriter from Apple Valley, CA with a strong talent for such a young Lady. She was raised on a ranch, where her love for horses and classic, country music was discovered at a very young age. ... read more!
What a way to add extra excitement and awe to your day. Arista Nashville’s CAM appeared on ABC-TV’s “Good Morning AMERICA” today, where she sang her current single, “Diane.” The best part was she was surprised with a video message from Dolly Parton, whose song, “Jolene,” inspired “Diane.” ... read more!
Not all music starts out in Nashville, but much of it makes a mark there. Mags, an Irish pop-rock/country crossover vocalist, dancer and multi-instrumentalist has landed a three-month residency at 12 & Porter which began on Wednesday Feb. 21 with two shows in front of industry VIP’s, media and fans from across the country. The accomplished singer-songwriter, and her talent to perform at high speed, traditional Irish tap dancing while playing a fiddle has earned her many accolades. ... read more!
The time has come, to all our dismay, for “The Gambler” to fold ‘em. Musical icon, Kenny Rogers has given us so much over his career of nearly six decades. His music has always crossed boundaries, but I loved the country side best. Last night in Nashville a special unforgettable event, “All In For The Gambler,” was held in his honor with performances by Travis Tritt, Kris Kristofferson, The Oak Ridge Boys, Little Big Town, Lady Antebellum, Dolly Parton, Chris Stapleton and more. So, it is only appropriate to honor Kenny in our #ThrowbackThursday feature. ... read more!
Dolly Parton, whose first children’s album I Believe In You has been released on Dolly Records/RCA Nashville, could have been anywhere on the day her album releases, but she wanted to be in Nashville with kids and their families at Monroe Carell Jr. Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital. ... read more!