Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum to Open Dottie West Exhibit

The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum will open a special spotlight exhibit dedicated to Dottie West on November 9. Dottie West: Country Sunshine will include costumes and relics spanning Dottie’s four-decade career and be housed within the museum’s permanent exhibit on the second floor. It will run through May 2, 2013. The exhibit [...] Read More

Shania Twain’s Return to the Stage Depended on Doctor’s Visit

Shania Twain announced last week that she would be returning to the stage in a 120-show run at the Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas beginning December 1, 2012. Her comeback, including the release of her first new music since 2002, has created a lot of buzz in the music industry, but as Shania took [...] Read More

Music & Film Icon Cher to Record a Country Album

Carrie Underwood’s producer, Mark Bright, has confirmed to that he will soon be working on a country album with music icon, Cher. Bright told Silk and Denim Music, “Cher knows that her listeners also listen to country music, so she felt it was a natural thing to develop a country music relationship.” Cher already [...] Read More

Julianne Hough Finally Opening Up About Ryan Seacrest

It’s got to be strange to have a public profile and a private life and try to keep them separate. It’s certainly been a lot of work for Julianne Hough and “American Idol” host Ryan Seacrest, who’ve been spotted publicly numerous times since the summer. Thus far, they’ve been pretty dodgy — Ryan even declined to kiss Julianne at a Los Angeles Lakers basketball game when the Kiss Cam put the couple’s image on the scoreboard. But they’re maybe feeling a little more comfortable talking about the coupling that cameras have documented for months. Julianne acknowledged the relationship to People, saying “I could not be happier. Everything is wonderful.” Read More

Julianne Hough Double Dips At The Movies

Julianne Hough came to national attention as one of the professional dancers on “Dancing With The Stars,” but now she’s all over the entertainment map. Her current single, “Is That So Wrong,” is the first from her sophomore country album, and she’s expected to appear in two different movies in the next eight months — both of them connected to major dates on the calendar. Julianne’s currently involved in pre-production in Los Angeles for the remake of Footloose, which has gone through several different incarnations. Kenny Ortega was originally set to direct the film, though it’s now in the hands of Craig Brewer, who directed Hustle & Flow and Black Snake Moan. But that’s not the only change in the crew. Chace Crawford and Zac Efron were both on board at one point or another to star opposite Julianne in the lead role made famous by Kevin Bacon in 1984. Her co-star is now a relative unknown, Kenny Wormald. Read More