Articles Tagged “Christmas”

  • Red and “Goodbye in Her Eyes” Still in Charge of Charts

    Red and “Goodbye in Her Eyes” Still in Charge of Charts

    We’re still seeing Red. Eleven weeks after making its bow, Taylor Swift‘s album of that name still rides comfortably at No. 1 on the Billboard country chart. This week it sold 68,733 copies, according to…

  • OFFSTAGE: Keith Urban Likes the America in American Idol

    OFFSTAGE: Keith Urban Likes the America in American Idol

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Keith Urban always seems like he loves everything about his native Australia. But…

  • Taylor Swift, Zac Brown Band Top Albums and Airplay Charts

    Taylor Swift, Zac Brown Band Top Albums and Airplay Charts

    Taylor Swift‘s Red refuses to budge from the peak of Billboard‘s country albums chart, an eminence it has enjoyed for 10 continuous weeks. But on the airplay chart, the Zac Brown Band‘s “Goodbye in Her…

  • OFFSTAGE: Martina McBride Looks Strait Ahead

    OFFSTAGE: Martina McBride Looks Strait Ahead

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) When Martina McBride was in Chicago to close out her Joy of Christmas…

  • OFFSTAGE: Country’s Couples of 2012

    OFFSTAGE: Country’s Couples of 2012

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) What was in the air this year? Apparently, love. And a lot of…

  • Bearkats Back On The Practice Field

    Bearkats Back On The Practice Field

    Sam Houston’s 11-3 football team returned to the practice field Thursday after Christmas break, ready to prepare for the NCAA Division I Football Championship Game.

    The Bearkats face a rematch with last year’s national champions North Dakota State. The Bison stand No. 1 in the 2012 Football Championship Subdivision rankings with a 13-1 record and are the top seed in the playoff.

  • OFFSTAGE: The Gift of a Country Song

    OFFSTAGE: The Gift of a Country Song

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) You can’t really wrap a country song. There’s no good way to tie…

  • Taylor Swift, Florida Georgia Line Ditto Last Week’s Rankings

    Taylor Swift, Florida Georgia Line Ditto Last Week’s Rankings

    With Nielsen SoundScan-confirmed sales of 207,998 copies just this past week, Taylor Swift‘s Red remains miles ahead of the nearest competition on Billboard‘s country albums chart. In the eight weeks since its debut at No.…

  • Toy and Food Drives Continue

    Tis the season for giving, and with KSAM & “104-9 the Hits” having just wrapped up their Make-a-Smile-Happen toy and food drive, many other organizations throughout the community are still collecting items. Good Shepherd Mission…

  • Downtown Christmas Fair Saturday

    Huntsville Main Street Program Coordinator Kim McCauliffe is inviting you to celebrate Christmas downtown this weekend . . . .