Country Strong Song Earns Oscar Nomination

The Tim McGraw/Gwyneth Paltrow movie Country Strong was not only a hit with country fans, it also struck a chord with Oscar® voters, who nominated the movie’s “Coming Home” song (performed by Gwyneth) in the Original Song category. Congrats to “Coming Home” songwriters Tom Douglas, Troy Verges and Hillary Lindsey on the nomination! The Country Strong soundtrack [...] Read More

2010 Rewind: No. 7 — Tim McGraw, Ryan Bingham Lead Country At The Movies

From Crazy Heart to Country Strong, Hollywood and Nashville were tightly linked in 2010. Tim McGraw, Julianne Hough, Trace Adkins and Carrie Underwood all went in front of the cameras. And artists as diverse as Ryan Bingham, Billy Currington, Taylor Swift and Kenny Chesney got their music on the big screen in one way or another. Country’s role in a large number of movies ranks No. 7 in GAC’s countdown of the dozen top stories of 2010. Read More