“Just so you know, 12 years ago today, over half of this country had lost their minds and some questioned my knowitallness.”
Radio.com spoke to Dan Wilson about cowriting Dixie Chicks’ 2007 GRAMMY-winning song “Not Ready to Make Nice” and Adele’s “Someone Like You,” which was the best-selling song of 2011.
When you have parents like Tim McGraw and Faith Hill, you’re bound to inherit some country music talent. Audrey McGraw isn’t just talented, she’s already on the road to country music stardom and she’s only 12 years old.
Sara Evans is standing up for the ladies in country music, but it’s all thanks to a creative gift from her husband. Evans took the stage for a press conference recently in a camo-print ballcap embroidered with the words “BRA COUNTRY” in pink.
Check out the odd demands that are part of your favorite country stars’ tour riders.
Is bluegrass hip all over again? If you look at the today’s pop-music landscape, apparently so. In Radio.com’s Inside Out video, Ricky Skaggs, Chris Stapleton and others talk about the influence of bluegrass — and the “O Brother Where Art Thou?” soundtrack — on modern music.
Don’t call “Amelita” a divorce album. For their new album, the country-folk artists (who are two-thirds of the Dixie Chicks) pushed themselves lyrically by inventing a character named Amelita.
The annual Calgary Stampede opens this Friday, but all headlining acts scheduled for the city’s Saddledome have been cancelled due to flood damage.
Dixie Chicks lead singer Natalie Maines talks about country music, the backlash after her comments about George W. Bush, and what led to her first solo album, “Mother.”
It’s a funny thing sometimes how quickly times–and musical tastes–can change. Take Natalie Maines, for instance. As lead vocalist for the 13-time GRAMMY-winning Dixie Chicks, she was once among the leading voices in country music, mainstream or […]