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The Chicks considered rebranding to MEN

Columbia RecordsWhen the band formerly known as the Dixie Chicks rebranded to The Chicks, frontwoman Natalie Maines had a different direction in mind for what she wanted the new band name to be.  The Grammy-decorated trio of Natalie and sisters Martie Maguire and Emily Strayer officially

Circle TV to air Charlie Daniels tribute this weekend

Erick Anderson Circle TV is honoring the life and legacy of Charlie Daniels with a special tribute airing on Sunday night.  Circle, which also streams weekly episodes of the Grand Ole Opry, will devote its Sunday night programming to

Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood test negative for COVID-19

Frazer Harrison/Getty ImagesA week after Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood postponed their second acoustic show due to possible exposure to COVID-19, the couple has announced that they’ve tested negative for the virus.  Garth revealed during Inside Studio G Monday night that he and

Morgan Wallen announces he's a dad to newborn son

Walt Disney Television/Lorenzo BevilaquaMorgan Wallen revealed in an Instagram post on Monday night that he’s now a father.  The “Up Down” singer shared in a lengthy post that his son, Indigo Wilder, “Indie” for short, was born last Friday. People reports that Morgan’s

Country star trivia

Comstock/ThinkstockFive years ago today, this Knoxville native’s debut single “Love Me Like You Mean It” was certified gold. The song also reached number one on the Billboard Country Airplay chart, making her the first solo female artist to hit

Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockSinger-songwriter Brett James is taking part in the Country Music Hall of Fame’s Songwriter Sessions tonight. Brett is the writer behind such hits as “Something in the Water” by Carrie Underwood, Kenny Chesney‘s “When the Sun Goes Down,” and “I