Miranda Lambert & Sheryl Crow Duet at CMA Awards

The CMA Awards always produce some interesting artist collaborations — and this year is no exception. In honor of Loretta Lynn‘s 50th anniversary in the music business, Sheryl Crow and Miranda Lambert will perform together in a tribute to Loretta on “The 44th Annual CMA Awards.” The talented twosome will sing Loretta’s signature song, “Coal Miner’s Daughter.” [...] Read More

Miranda Lambert, Lady Antebellum Take Early CMA Lead

In a day of firsts, the Country Music Association began a two-day unveiling of the nominations for its 44th annual awards Tuesday, leaving Miranda Lambert, Lady Antebellum and the Zac Brown Band in an unprecedented overnight drama as they wait to see if they can maintain the lead positions in the list of finalists. Miranda’s “The House That Built Me” and “White Liar” each ended up as finalists in both Single and Music Video of the Year, accounting for four of her five first-day nominations. Additionally, both titles are up for Song of the Year, though Miranda received only one nomination in that category; she was a co-writer on “White Liar” but did not compose “The House That Built Me,” which brought Song of the Year nods to songwriters Tom Douglas and Allen Shamblin. Read More