Justin Bieber’s latest Music Mondays single “Confident,” a bouncy, dub collaboration with Chance The Rapper remains at No. 1 on 29 iTunes charts while slipping to No. 3 on the US chart at press time. This success underscores the Canadian star’s perceptible credibility leap while shifting away from R&B-leaning pop to R&B that, at times,... Show More Summary
bop.fm has added Deezer to the list of partners connected to its multi-platform music streaming app. In addition to Spotify, Rdio, YouTube, and SoundCloud, bop.fm now adds 30 million Deezer members across 180+ countries. The deal helps...Show More Summary
Rolling Stone is planning to launch a country music website, Rolling Stone Country, next year and put out its first country-themed print edition. It's actually an obvious move in many ways though one that will certainly get a negative response from the "anything but country music" crowd. Show More Summary
Apple's music library matching service, iTunes Match, has expanded its reach with the news it is now supported in the Scandinavian countries of Norway, Sweden, Finland and Denmark. iTunes in the Cloud now also becomes available in these countries. Show More Summary
Rdio launched its music subscription service in 20 additional countries late Monday, bringing the total number of countries Rdio is available in now to 51. The new markets include 13 Latin American countries, Israel, South Africa, the Dominican Republic and a few smaller countries in Europe. […]
Country music is laden with gorgeous harmonies, so starting a country a cappella group seems like a natural fit. But Home Free, the Minneapolis-based a cappella group competing on "The Sing-Off" Season 4, might be the world's first.
For a somewhat racy country song ("Roll up a joint, or don't!"), the music video for Kacey Musgraves's "Follow Your Arrow" is pretty tame. For one, she takes the arrow thing quite literally: an arrowhead, an arrow sign pointing upward, a neon arrow. So follow that arrow wherever it points.... More »
Large swaths of the country are as cold as ice right now, so what better time to release a club track called “Zamboni”? That’s exactly what all-star DJ/producers A-Trak and Oliver have done. It’s appropriately frigid house music that will nonetheless fire you up. Listen below. (via Pitchfork) “Zamboni” is out tomorrow via Fool’s Gold; [...]
Known to most Country music fans for his time behind the studio boards as part of the production team NV, David Fanning has signed with Red Bow Records and has released this song, an interesting cover of a Justin Timberlake tune. Listen to the new country music tune here!
Sun 26 Jan 2014 The Rocks annual Australia Day festivities attract some of the most loved music acts in the country. This year, the program includes performances from...
LeAnn Rimes records her new music video, “Gasoline and Matches”, entirely on iPhones. The single is a collaboration between the multi-award winning country star, pop artist Rob Thomas, and Jeff Beck with music co-written by Buddy Miller. Show More Summary
Carrie Underwood: ‘Mean people need Jesus’ (via CNN Video) Country Superstar Carrie Underwood fires back at critics of her “Sound of Music” performance on Twitter.
You can take the girl out of the country, but you can’t take the country-grown morality out of the girl…or
Next week (Tuesday, December 10), the 2013 American Music Awards will take place live from Las Vegas. Some of country music's hottest new stars will be hitting The Strip for the week, including the multiple nominated duo Florida Georgia Line. Show More Summary
Rolling Stone plans to launch a country music site in 2014. Rolling Stone Country is billed as the country version of the mag, and, like its brother publication, will probably feature regular articles about Bob Dylan and Taylor Swift. Show More Summary
The ACA's are set to air from Las Vegas on Fox TV tomorrow night. Take a look here to see the entire list of performers for the fan-voted, fan-centric and all in good fun Award program, the fourth 'major' award show in Country Music after the CMA, ACM and CMT Awards programs.
AdAge Rolling Stone will debut a new site devoted to country music next year, Michael Sebastian reported Thursday in AdAge. Rolling Stone Country won’t produce a printed product regularly, Sebastian reported, but will open offices in Nashville with an editorial … Read more
Tonight, NBC will air a live version of The Sound of Music starring country darling and reality TV show winner Carrie Underwood. As you may be aware, this is a horrible travesty that should not be happening. [ more › ]
Tonight all eyes will be on country superstar Carrie Underwood. NBC will air its hotly-anticipated live version of The Sound of Music starring Ms. Underwood as Fräulein Maria this evening and we couldn’t be more excited. Does the country crooner have what it takes? We’ll see. The whole thing has made us think about other musicals we’d […]
NBC's three-hour televised musical The Sound of Music Live!, starring country music star Carrie Underwood as Maria von Trapp and True Blood's Stephen Moyer as Captain von Trapp, airs live tonight (Dec. 5) at 8 p.m. ET. For the uninitiated,...Show More Summary