Tag Archives: Darius Rucker

President’s Day is Feb 18, 2013

Happy Presidents’ Day America!  Officially this is the day we celebrate George Washington‘s birthday all across the country.  And, while the music at the top of the charts in Washington’s day had more Mozart and Beethoven and less Haggard and … Continue reading

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2010 CMA Country Christmas Memory: All-Star Finale

We celebrated the first-ever “CMA Country Christmas” in 2010. The show ended with an all-star finale of “Jingle Bell Rock” featuring Little Big Town, Martina McBride, Kellie Pickler, Rascal Flatts, Reba, LeAnn Rimes, Darius Rucker,  Sugarland and Sheryl Crow. Tune in … Continue reading

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Sunny Sweeney Headlines CMA Songwriters Series in NYC and Chicago!

Country Music Month is celebrated in New York City and Chicago with two incredible installments of the CMA Songwriters Series! She’s an amazing songwriter and vocalist, not to mention a musical force you need to see live to believe! And … Continue reading

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First-time #CMAawards Nominees Abound in 2012

The list of nominees for “The 46th Annual CMA Awards” reveals an interesting mix of category veterans with artists earning their first acclaim in 2012 — artists like Dave Barnes, Lee Brice, Eli Young Band, Hunter Hayes, Will Hoge, Love and Theft, … Continue reading

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The YWCA Celebrity Auction Draws Major Bids for a Worthwhile Cause

By Cory Woodroof Festival attendees who visited The Buckle tent between 11 AM and 4 PM on Sunday might have seen a gentleman in a familiar-looking top hat, auctioning off some precious memorabilia for a worthy charity. That would be … Continue reading

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9 MILLION Country Fans Lit Up the Holidays with ‘CMA Country Christmas’

Nothing like “CMA Country Christmas” to put 9 MILLION awesome Country Music fans in the holiday spirit! Thanks to all of the fans who tuned in to the 2011 CMA Country Christmas on ABC Thursday night! More than 9 MILLION … Continue reading

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Twas The Night of Country Christmas

Twas the night of CMA Christmas, when all through the lands Country fans were abuzz to watch their favorite bands. Their TVs were set, they had to see it all From artists, to muppets, and trees oh-so-tall. They nestled on … Continue reading

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CMA Awards Artist Spotlight: THOMPSON SQUARE

Making their CMA Awards debut on Wednesday, Nov. 9 (8|7c on ABC), Thompson Square receive their first CMA Award nominations for New Artist and Vocal Duo of the Year.  With the success of their debut self-titled album, which hit stores … Continue reading

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CMA Awards Artist Spotlight: RASCAL FLATTS

For Country trio Rascal Flatts, “The 45th Annual CMA Awards” (Wednesday, Nov. 9 at 8|7c on ABC) nomination for Vocal Group of the Year marks the 10th consecutive year that they have received the honor and makes them eligible for … Continue reading

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