Posts tagged "Johnny Cash"

CMA Awards Rewind: Decade One

To celebrate the upcoming 50th Annual CMA Awards, we’re taking a look back at the iconic awards show through the years.

Chuck Dauphin • September 21, 2016

The 10 Best Country Music-Inspired Baby Names

In need of some inspiration for what to call your new baby? Look no further than country music for that perfect name!

Kelly Brickey • August 18, 2016

Jimmy Fallon Channels Johnny Cash in Musical Impressions

Fallon sang “C is for Cookie,” a song made popular by Sesame Street’s very own Cookie Monster.

Lauren Laffer • July 22, 2016

Madame Tussauds Wax Museum Holds Nashville Groundbreaking Event

The Music City museum is the 7th in the United States and will be the first music-themed attraction.

Lauren Laffer • July 15, 2016

Guy Clark Dead at Age 74

We’ve lost yet another legend this year: Guy Clark has died at age 74 from a long-term illness in a hospital in Nashville on Tuesday morning (5/17).

Kelly Brickey • May 17, 2016

Alan Jackson, Brad Paisley Featured on ‘Country Faith Hymns’

The record will feature previously recorded faith songs from Johnny Cash, Hank Williams, Amy Grant and many more.

Lauren Laffer • April 30, 2016

Madame Tussauds Hollywood Welcomes Cash, Cline and Williams

They’ll stand alongside Clint Eastwood, John Wayne, Robert Redford and Paul Newman.

Lauren Laffer • March 26, 2016

Chad Michael Murray to Star In CMT’s ‘Million Dollar Quartet’

Production for Million Dollar Quartet begins in Memphis this spring and is set to premiere in November.

Lauren Laffer • March 16, 2016

Tristan McIntosh, Jeneve Mitchell Battle for ‘American Idol’ Top 10

Country music hopefuls Tristan McIntosh and Jeneve Mitchell have each battled for their spot in the Top 10 on the final season of 'American Idol.'
Lauren Laffer • February 25, 2016

10 Country Couples That Define #RelationshipGoals

In need of a little inspiration for what #relationshipgoals look like? Fear not! This list covers the top 10 country couples that raise the bar for lovers everywhere.

Kelly Brickey • February 13, 2016

8 of Country Music’s Best GRAMMY Performances

Country singers take pride in performing at the ceremony, almost as much as they cherish the awards they bring home.  Here are eight of Country music’s best GRAMMY performances.

Erin Duvall • February 11, 2016

‘American Idol’ Hopefuls Stun With Country Songs During Auditions

In American Idol’s latest Facebook teasers, we meet two insanely talented hopefuls, Michelle Marie Lecza and Josiah Siska.

Lauren Laffer • January 5, 2016

Alan Jackson, George Strait and More Featured On ‘NOW That’s What I Call Country Christmas’

The holidays are quickly approaching and there’s nothing better to celebrate with than Now That’s What I Call Country Christmas, the latest installment in the NOW That’s What I Call Music! series.

The two-disc series will feature Christmas recordings from George Strait, Alan Jackson, Luke Bryan, Carrie Underwood, Hunter Hayes and many…

Lauren Laffer • October 21, 2015

Grand Ole Opry To Release Commemorative Edition 90th Anniversary Family Album

For decades, country music’s most popular artists and biggest fans have considered being part of the Grand Ole Opry as being a member of an elite country music family. The Opry’s unique community of backstage friendships and on-stage performances is celebrated throughout the special hardcover commemorative edition of Grand Ole Opry 90th Anniversary…

SLN Staff Writer • September 24, 2015

Miranda Lambert and Johnny Cash Among Newest Music City Walk of Fame Inductees

Miranda Lambert, Steve Cropper and E.W. “Bud” Wendell will receive stars on the Music City Walk of Fame and the legendary Johnny Cash will be honored with a star during an induction ceremony on Oct. 6, 2015 at 2 p.m. in the Walk of Fame Park, the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp announced…

SLN Staff Writer • September 16, 2015

Hunter Hayes Kicks Off CMA Week with Free Concert, Salute to Military

Thousands of fans turned out to help Hunter Hayes kick off CMA Awards week with a surprise-packed free street party in downtown Nashville that included a special salute to a special soldier.

Hayes helped Country Music Association CEO Sarah Trahern give four tickets to Wednesday’s “The 48th Annual CMA Awards” to Sergeant

SLN Staff Writer • November 4, 2014

Johnny Cash Honored on New Postage Stamp

The United States Postal Service recently made a big announcement (no, we’re not talking about the fact that they’re cutting Saturday service). The USPS will soon honor Country music legend Johnny Cash with a new postage stamp.

The “Man in Black” is one of three recording artists who will be featured in a…

SLN Staff Writer • February 7, 2013

Academy of Country Music Pledges $2.5 Million to Country Music Hall of Fame’s Capital Campaign

The Academy of Country Music has pledged $2.5 million to Working on a Building: Country Music Lives Here, the capital campaign that will finance the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum’s expansion from 140,000 square feet to more than 350,000 square feet. The museum’s expansion will include the ACM Contemporary Gallery, which will examine…

SLN Staff Writer • July 11, 2012

2012 Johnny Cash Music Festival Lineup Includes Willie Nelson, Dierks Bentley, The Civil Wars & Rosanne Cash

Last year’s inaugural Johnny Cash Music Festival was such a successful event, officials at Arkansas State University and festival founder Bill Carter decided to do it again this year. Confirmed performers include Willie Nelson, Dierks Bentley, The Civil Wars and Cash’s daughter Rosanne Cash. The 2012 event is scheduled to take place October 5 at…

SLN Staff Writer • July 10, 2012

Kenny Chesney Extends Worldwide Recording Agreement with Sony Music Nashville

Jess L. Rosen, Esq. (Greenberg Traurig, LLP), Gary Overton (Sony Music Nashville Chairman & CEO), Kenny Chesney, Clint Higham (President Morris Artists Management), Dale Morris (CEO Morris Artists Management). Photo Credit – Rick Diamond/Getty Images/WireImage
Sony Music Nashville announces the extension of its exclusive worldwide recording agreement with superstar Kenny Chesney. During his tenure…

SLN Staff Writer • June 4, 2012