Posts tagged "Sugarland"

Jennifer Nettles Tapped as Cast Member in ‘Mamma Mia!’ at the Hollywood Bowl

The country singer will take on the role of Donna Sheridan in the former Broadway musical, which is set to be performed at the iconic Los Angeles music venue.

Kelly Brickey • July 17, 2017

Bobby Bones, Brad Paisley Stand Up for Lindsay Ell Following Radio Station Snub

Country stars came to Ell’s defense after a radio show cancelled her performance due to personal conflicts.

Annie Reuter • June 19, 2017

Sugarland: Songs That Should’ve Been Singles

This month, we take a closer listen to Sugarland’s back catalogue and find eight gems that warrant airplay.

Annie Reuter • May 2, 2017

Kristian Bush Becomes the ‘Troubadour’ of Theater

“I understand storytelling now in another way and I think that’s the corner of everything we do,” Bush tells us. 

Kelly Brickey • August 16, 2016

Jeffery Austin Powers Through ‘Stay’ on ‘The Voice’ Finale

Jeffery Austin may be The Voice season 9’s dark horse, but he owned the night with a powerful performance of Sugarland’s hit, “Stay.”

Lauren Laffer • December 15, 2015

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

Kristian Bush And His Teenage Son Are In A ‘Weird Spot’

Learning to be a parent is an endless study. But channeling your children’s life lessons while also navigating your own new found dating life can be quite difficult, just ask Kristian Bush.

The singer/songwriter recently opened up to OK! Magazine about dating at the same time his 13-year-old son is starting to

Lauren Laffer • September 24, 2015

Jennifer Nettles Parts Ways with Universal Music Group

Jennifer Nettles, who rose to fame has half of the award-winning duo Sugarland, has parted ways with Universal Music Group.

“I want to thank Universal Nashville for 11 wonderful years,” the singer tells Billboard exclusively. “This change is the first step on a path I’ve been wanting to take. I am so

Lauren Jo Black • August 5, 2015

Jennifer Nettles Begins Work On Second Solo Album

Sorry, Sugarland fans. It doesn’t sound like Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush have plans to reunite as a duo anytime soon.

Nettles, who released her debut solo album last year, is currently back in the studio working on the follow up to 2014’s That Girl.

“Right now we’re both doing our

Lauren Jo Black • June 19, 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

Kristian Bush Reunites with Longtime Producer Byron Gallimore For Debut Solo Album

Grammy Award winner and one half of platinum-selling country duo Sugarland Kristian Bush has reunited with longtime producer Byron Gallimore (Faith Hill, Tim McGraw) for his first-ever solo album. The highly anticipated album will be released on Streamsound Records, of which Gallimore is a co-owner.

“I’m so excited to be working with…

SLN Staff Writer • April 30, 2014

The 47th Annual CMA Awards – CMIL Predictions

As we do each and every year, we’ve compiled our predictions for winners in the 12 CMA Awards categories. We’ve included who we believe should win, as well as who we think will win because they happen to be quite different sometimes.

This year, we’ve also included the official CMA Awards nomination criteria…

SLN Staff Writer • November 4, 2013

‘The 47th Annual CMA Awards’ Nominees Revealed

Nominees for “The 47th Annual CMA Awards” were revealed this morning.

Kacey Musgraves and Taylor Swift top the list of final nominees with six nominations each. The reigning CMA Female Vocalist Miranda Lambert and Entertainer and Male Vocalist of the Year Blake Shelton each received five nominations (Lambert received three individual nominations…

SLN Staff Writer • September 10, 2013

Kristian Bush Readdresses Sugarland Break-Up Rumors

Though both members of Sugarland are working on solo projects, they are both eager to put rumors of a breakup to rest. Kristian Bush talked with CMT Hot 20 Countdown recently to clear up any uncertainty fans have about the duo.

“I love that people are interested. It’s one of my

Lauren Laffer • August 21, 2013

Playlist: 10 Songs for Independence Day

Happy Independence Day!

We all know that no Fourth of July is complete without great food, friends, family, and good music! While you’re enjoying your time off today and the rest of the weekend, crank up this playlist, which features 10 of Country music’s best patriotic tunes. You and your guests will…

SLN Staff Writer • July 4, 2013

Jennifer Nettles To Release Solo Album This Fall

Sugarland’s Jennifer Nettles surprised fans with the announcement of her upcoming solo album, set for release this fall.

For the album, Nettles enlisted the help of producer Rick Rubin, who has worked with artists such as Johnny Cash, Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers, Beastie Boys, Aerosmith, Sheryl Crow, Adele and many…

Lauren Laffer • May 19, 2013

Kristian Bush on Jennifer Nettles Maternity Leave: ‘We Haven’t Set An End Date’

It’s been quite a while since fans have heard new music from Sugarland. The duo released their fourth studio album in the fall of 2010 and since then, things have been pretty quiet on the music and touring front for the band. Fans are beginning to wonder how long the hiatus will last.

Lauren Jo Black • April 11, 2013

48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards – CMIL Predictions

In just a few short days, Country Music’s biggest stars and hottest newcomers will gather in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand Garden Arena for “Country Music’s Party of the Year,” the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards.

As we do each and every year, we’ve compiled our predictions for winners in…

SLN Staff Writer • April 4, 2013