Toby Keith: Head of An Empire

Toby Keith is perhaps best known for his music, followed by his Love This Bar and Grill restraint chain. He’s actually the head of an empire that expands far beyond music and food, and according to Forbes, has raked in $65 million in the last 12 months, only outpaced by the likes of Madonna, Lady [...] Read More

GAC Album Review: Tim McGraw’s Two Lanes of Freedom

Where you wanna go? Tim McGraw asks with an urgent roll on the epic title-track of his new album, Two Lanes of Freedom. And judging by the song’s dramatic arrangement full of cascading harmonies, thundering percussion and exotic hint of didgeridoo, it seems as if Tim might really be asking himself that question as he [...] Read More

Tim McGraw Opens Up About Former Label in Billboard Cover Story

The last couple of years have been a series of highs and lows professionally for Tim McGraw. A legal battle with his former label home, Curb Records, is still playing out in court while Tim has moved forward, signing with Big Machine Records and preparing to release a new album, Two Lanes of Freedom, on [...] Read More

2012 Rewind: No. 8 – Tim McGraw’s Legal Troubles with Curb Records

In May, Tim McGraw announced he had signed a new record deal with Big Machine Records. The new deal is just a part of the legal saga that Tim has been involved with concerning former label Curb Records since late 2011 when he sought permission from a Nashville court to record his next album with [...] Read More

Big Machine Records Releases First Single from ABC’s Nashville

Big Machine Records has released “Telescope,” the first single from ABC’s Nashville, to country radio. Performed by Hayden Panettiere, who plays rising star Juliette Barnes on the show, “Telescope” features a driving melody and sassy lyrics. Nashville radio station WSIX gave the song its first spin last Tuesday. The track officially went to radio October [...] Read More