Taylor Swift, Toby Keith & Kenny Chesney Among Highest Earning Musicians

Taylor Swift, Toby Keith and Kenny Chesney are among the highest paid musicians in the world according to Forbes. They made the magazine’s annual World’s Highest Paid Musicians list, coming in at No. 8, 10 and 17 respectively. The rankings are based on earning between May 2011 and May 2012. At just 22 years old, [...] Read More

Lady Antebellum Wins Breakthrough Award at Billboard Touring Awards

Lady Antebellum picked up the Breakthrough Award at the 2012 Billboard Touring Awards on November 8, taking the crown over fellow nominees Miranda Lambert and The Black Keys. The award goes to the highest grossing touring artist who cracks Billboard’s Boxscore recap for the first time in their careers based on ticket sales and other [...] Read More

Tim McGraw’s Life Turned Into a Comic Book

Tim McGraw is a star on the stage and the silver screen and is now set to take make a splash in the comic book world, reports Coventry Telegraph. Tim’s journey from childhood to country music stardom will be chronicled in Bluewater Productions’ biographical comic FAME: Tim McGraw, due out in September. The comic was [...] Read More

Taylor Swift Is Billboard’s Top Money Maker

Country stars are making big bucks. Billboard released its annual list of Money Makers, ranking the Top 40 wealthiest artists of 2011 based on U.S. income from tours, albums sales and publishing royalties. Country stars took up 11 of the 40 slots, with Taylor Swift coming in on top, earning $35.7 million — 17% more [...] Read More

Top 10 Country Tweets of the Week

Country music stars sure love Twitter! This week, country stars took to the GRAMMYs, where Taylor Swift tweets her winning stationery, Miranda Lambert shares her new friend and Randy Montana is shaken up over Nicki Minaj’s performance. Elsewhere, The Farm makes their Grand Ole Opry debut and Edens Edge questions the validity of Twilight. Here [...] Read More