Top Country Music artists ever

Top Country Music artists ever

Country s Top 100 Here’s a tribute to all of those artists and the many others who shaped country music—a list of the 100 best country songs of all time. Today: 20-1… By Shirley Jinkins and Malcolm Mayhew Just as they did with rock ‘n’ roll, naysayers once predicted that country music wouldn’t last, that it was just a passing fad. Of course, a lot of that naysaying happened in the 1980s, when “Elvira” was popular. Who coulda blamed `em for wanting that song to go away? But country …

Alan Jackson Top Hits

Alan Jackson Top Hits

NOVEMBER 19, 2008 - The Wall Street Journal Why Country Not Only Survived but Thrived By BARRY MAZOR Nashville, Tenn. If you tuned in to the CMA Awards on ABC last week to catch performances by young country stars Taylor Swift, Brad Paisley and Sugarland, or by veterans Alan Jackson and George Strait, you are not alone. This year s telecast of the country music awards was seen by more than 34 million viewers. You might have seen the September telecast of last summer s CMA Music …

Country Music Artists Top 40

Country Music Artists Top 40

Rick Diamond / Ethan Miller / Kevin Winter, Getty Images March 2013 begins with a flurry of new songs for country fans to enjoy. Superstars like Brad Paisley and Tim McGraw released new tracks to end the winter, and others like the Band Perry and Sheryl Crow introduced new music just in time for spring. All of these artists are slotted within the Top 40 Country Songs list for March 2013, but none are No. 1. That honor goes to a song that debuted at No. 3 last month. Singles from …

Top Women Country music artists

Top Women Country music artists

I was raised pretty strictly on 70s & 80s R&B. Luckily, though, I started watching MTv in 1981 at the age of five. Through this portal, I acquired a taste for a much broader spectrum of music. My father also started buying records for me (of my choosing) when I was three. Despite being force-fed nothing but whiny black men and forlorn black women (my reduction of R&B) at home I broke from the mold early, buying 45s by Queen and Foreigner while still in kindergarten …

Top Country Music Artists Australia

Top Country Music Artists Australia

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Pop a Top Alan Jackson

Pop a Top Alan Jackson

Adele, country singer Alan Jackson , the reunited Beach Boys and veteran rocker Neil Young all have noteworthy entries on the new Billboard Top 200 Albums chart. In reclaiming the No. 1 spot after selling an additional 75, copies of her blockbuster 21 album, Adele has logged her 24th nonconsecutive week at the top, the most since Prince’s “Purple Rain” in 1984. It will be a while, however, before she catches up to the next-longest run as the nation’s bestseller. Michael Jackson’s …

Traditional Country music artists

Traditional Country music artists

Jan 24 The battle for the heart of country music will rage on, and the arguments surrounding what country music is, what direction it should take, and what its influences should be will be an eternal one. But it’s hard not to look back on Blake Shelton’s recent comments about country music’s traditional fans, saying in part that “Nobody wants to listen to their grandpa’s music, ” and surmise that with Blake Shelton’s standing as the reigning Country Music Association “Entertainer …

Best Canadian Country Music Artist

Best Canadian Country Music Artist

Aug 5 We’ve been saying it all year—right now it is women taking the leadership role in trying help to save country music. But they’re not the only ones, and if you wanted to look for another significant segment of artists doing more help than harm to the genre, there’s no better place to look than north of the border. Here are six Canadian showing the type of creative leadership country music needs. If you’re looking for one modern-day Canadian who can stand tall in his boots …

Top 100 Artists of Country Music

Top 100 Artists of Country Music

Credit: > the 2009 MTV Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall on September 13, 2009 in New York City. Alicia Keys 100. Alicia Keys You guys love lists, and we love to start our holiday weekend early, so thanks VH1 for putting together this 100 Greatest Artists Of All Time countdown. (Spoiler Alert: No Wavves…) You should compare it to VH1s 100 Greatest Artists Of Rock & Roll from 1998 (back when VH1 was VH-1) to see some of the overlaps/differences. For starters: …

Top Country music Artists Today

Top Country music Artists Today

Generation and their music will live on forever irregardless of how they did it. Wasted or not their music hit the top of the charts and stayed there. There is no music of any generation that swept country off their feet, the we did. It s a far throw from what s going on today with this generation.(school shootings and plus) Let s not blow this forum out of proportion and start mud slinging. Even country & western had great artists with chart busters. I love Pasty Cline, Hank …