Taylor Swift Featured in GRAMMY’s #TheWorldIsListening Campaign

Taylor Swift will be among the artists featured in commercials to promote the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards. The Recording Academy and TBWA\Chiat\Day have teamed up for the sixth year to promote the GRAMMYs with the ad campaign #TheWorldIsListening which features both established and up and coming artists in a variety of print, out-of-home and digital [...] Read More

Carrie Underwood & Luke Bryan Among AMA Award Nominees

The nominees for the all-genre, fan-voted American Music Awards have been announced and Carrie Underwood and Luke Bryan are tied for the most nominations for a country artist with two apiece. Carrie’s Blown Away and Luke’s Tailgates & Tanlines album are both up for Favorite Country Album along with Lionel Richie’s country collaboration Tuskegee. 2011 [...] 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

Country Stars Head to the GRAMMY Awards on Sunday

Several country stars are in Los Angeles this weekend for the 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards. Besides being nominated, several artists will take part in the all-genre show as performers and presenters. The GRAMMYs will air live from the Staples Center on Sunday, February 12 at 8/7 CT on CBS. LL Cool J will serve as [...] Read More

Dierks Bentley, Miranda Lambert Added as GRAMMY Presenters

Dierks Bentley, Miranda Lambert and Gwyneth Paltrow have been announced as presenters at the 54th Annual GRAMMY Awards. They are just the latest country stars to be added to the awards. Lifetime Achievement Recipient Glen Campbell will perform with special guests Blake Shelton and The Band Perry. Jason Aldean with Kelly Clarkson, and Taylor Swift [...] Read More