Articles Tagged “music”

  • NASHVILLE SKYLINE: LeAnn Rimes Takes a Turn

    NASHVILLE SKYLINE: LeAnn Rimes Takes a Turn

    (NASHVILLE SKYLINE is a column by CMT/CMT.com Editorial Director Chet Flippo.) I first encountered LeAnn Rimes one day in the mid-1990s as one of my first visitors in my new job as Billboard‘s Nashville bureau…

  • OFFSTAGE: A 420-Pound Trace Adkins?

    OFFSTAGE: A 420-Pound Trace Adkins?

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Trace Adkins is still very much in the running to win All-Star Celebrity…

  • OFFSTAGE: Does Carrie Underwood Need a Hug?

    OFFSTAGE: Does Carrie Underwood Need a Hug?

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Quick. Somebody give Carrie Underwood a hug. Because from what she told Marie…

  • OFFSTAGE: George Strait Calls Tour "Bittersweet"

    OFFSTAGE: George Strait Calls Tour "Bittersweet"

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) While George Strait says his Cowboy Rides Away tour has been one of…

  • OFFSTAGE: Why Brad Paisley Does Date Nights

    OFFSTAGE: Why Brad Paisley Does Date Nights

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Brad Paisley is thinking ahead. Way ahead. Like 18 years or so. That’s…

  • OFFSTAGE: Why Brad Paisley Does Date Nights

    OFFSTAGE: Why Brad Paisley Does Date Nights

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Brad Paisley is thinking ahead. Way ahead. Like 18 years or so. That’s…

  • OFFSTAGE: Why Brad Paisley Does Date Nights

    OFFSTAGE: Why Brad Paisley Does Date Nights

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Brad Paisley is thinking ahead. Way ahead. Like 18 years or so. That’s…

  • OFFSTAGE: Why Brad Paisley Does Date Nights

    OFFSTAGE: Why Brad Paisley Does Date Nights

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Brad Paisley is thinking ahead. Way ahead. Like 18 years or so. That’s…

  • OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw Hears a "Young Hank Jr."

    OFFSTAGE: Tim McGraw Hears a "Young Hank Jr."

    (CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that’s happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) Tim McGraw is out on the road right now with Love and Theft…

  • OFFSTAGE: Play Keith Urban’s Fill In the Blank

    OFFSTAGE: Play Keith Urban’s Fill In the Blank

    (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 Keith Urban asked his fans and followers to fill in the blank…