Willie Nelson to Receive Honorary Doctorate from Berklee

Willie Nelson, Carole King and Annie Lennox will be presented with honorary doctor of music degrees by Berklee College of Music president Roger Brown at Berklee’s commencement ceremony, Saturday, May 11. Annie Lennox will speak at the ceremony, addressing more than 900 Berklee graduates, their parents and invited guests. The honorary doctorate recipients are being [...] Read More

GRAMMY Museum Presents “An Evening With Randy Travis”

The GRAMMY Museum will host “An Evening With Randy Travis” on September 21. The event will honor Randy’s 25-year career with Randy on hand for a special discussion and acoustic performance. Randy recently released Anniversary Celebration, a duets CD featuring artists such as Kenny Chesney, Alan Jackson, George Jones, Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood among [...] Read More

GAC Time Machine: Kenny Rogers’ “The Gambler”

Tonight is the premiere of Kenny Rogers: The First 50 Years – airing at 8:30 p.m. Eastern, only on GAC! In this special, Kenny is joined by superstars including Dolly Parton, Tim McGraw, Wynonna, Billy Currington, Darius Rucker, Alison Krauss, Lionel Richie, Sheena Easton, Smokey Robinson, Chris Isaak and original members of the First Edition. They’re all singing songs [...] Read More

Dolly Parton, Tim McGraw, Lionel Richie Help Celebrate Kenny Rogers’ First 50 Years

For five decades, Kenny Rogers has been topping the country and pop charts. Tomorrow night, we’re honoring Kenny’s incredible achievements with Kenny Rogers: The First 50 Years, premiering Tuesday, March 8 at 8:30 p.m. Eastern — only on GAC! The show’s special guests include Dolly Parton, Tim McGraw, Wynonna, Billy Currington, Darius Rucker, Alison Krauss, Lionel Richie, Sheena [...] Read More

Jamey Johnson: 25 Songs, 500,000 Copies

The record industry has been in a well-documented tailspin for several years, with album sales down and consumers buying more singles instead of the entire CD. That doesn’t seem to be a problem for Jamey Johnson, who recently picked up the second gold album of his career with The Guitar Song. The project, which includes a whopping 25 tracks, led to a Grammy nomination for one of his songs, “Macon.” Jamey also got nominated at the same time for “Bad Angel,” a song on Dierks Bentley’s Up On The Ridge album that features both Jamey and Miranda Lambert. Not that Jamey’s making music just to pile up accolades. Read More