Posts tagged "Jason Aldean"

Jason Aldean, Hozier Make Big Debuts On The Album Chart While Barbra Streisand, Lady Gaga Hold Steady

We’ll be honest: If Kelly Clarkson isn’t involved, we don’t really follow Jason Aldean. But congrats to the 37-year-old Georgia native, anyway, for earning his second chart-topping album on the Billboard 200 with Old Boots, New Dirt. The LP sold 278,000 copies this week, thus bumping Blake Shelton from #1 and racking u…

By: Robbie Daw / October 15, 2014

Carrie Underwood, Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line To Perform At First iHeartRadio Country Festival

Carrie Underwood is scheduled to perform at the inaugural iHeartRadio Country Festival in March, along with a host of other big names from the genre. Clear Channel is holding the fest in Austin on March 29 and, as with the other iterations of the iHeartRadio circuit, it will be streamed live via Clear Channel and its affiliates.

By: Carl Williott / January 8, 2014

Ke$ha Has No Regrets About Drinking Her Own Pee: Morning Mix

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:: Remember when Ke$ha drank her own pee on national television? Of course you do; it was our generation’s moon landing. Well she opened up about the experience, telling MTV that she has no regrets about it. In fact, she said she’s happy she did it. You can call K$…

By: Carl Williott / June 4, 2013

Taylor Swift To Perform At 2013 CMT Awards In June

You’re about to get a big dose of Taylor Swift on your TV screen. On Tuesday (May 14), the singer will test out her comedy chops once again during a New Girl guest spot. Then on Sunday the Red singer will perform on the Billboard Music Awards, where she also leads the pack of nominees. A…

By: Carl Williott / May 13, 2013

Jessie J Forced To Pay $1.5 Million To Former Manager: Morning Mix

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:: Jessie J must pay her estranged former manager Raymond Stevenson £1 million (roughly $1.5 million) to settle an ongoing dispute. Stevenson was the one who did the world the great service of discovering Jessie 10 years ago; the £1 million amounts to 20% of the profits of her album Who You Are. [The Sun]…

By: Jillian Pellegrini / April 30, 2013

Taylor Swift’s ‘Red’ Tops Album Chart For Third Week, Besting Major Debuts

Taylor Swift‘s stranglehold on the Billboard Top 200 albums chart doesn’t seem to be lessening anytime soon: For the third consecutive week, she easily took the top spot at #1, selling 196,000 units of her massively successful album RedThat number is down from last week’s 344,000 copies by 43%, but — just for context — the next-top-selling…

By: Sam Lansky / November 14, 2012

Jason Aldean’s ‘Night Train’ Bumps Mumford & Sons’ ‘Babel’ From Top Of Album Chart

After three weeks at #1 on the Billboard Top 200, Mumford & SonsBabel finally takes a tumble (down to #2), courtesy of the arrival of Jason Aldean‘s mighty Night Train. The country crooner’s fifth LP sold 409,000 copies in its opening week, making it the second-biggest debut for an album in 2012 — behind,…

By: Robbie Daw / October 24, 2012

Jason Aldean & Brittany Kerr Apologize For “Inappropriate” Photo, “Lapse In Judgment”: Morning Mix

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:: Country star Jason Aldean (who is married) apologized for a photo showing him with his hand on the hip of American Idol season 11 contestant Brittany Kerr. Aldean said he drank too much and “acted inappropriately.” Kerr also commented on her “lapse in judgment,” saying, “I would like to…

By: Carl Williott / October 3, 2012

CMA Award Nominations: Eric Church, Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert Lead

Chart-topping “Springsteen” crooner Eric Church leads this year’s Country Music Association Awards nominations with five, including Male Vocalist, Album Of The Year, Single Of The Year, Song Of The Year and Music Video. Behind him are husband-and-wife pair Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert, who each scored four nods a piece. (They’ll duke it out i…

By: Robbie Daw / September 5, 2012

2012 CMT Music Awards: Carrie Underwood & The Rest Of The Winners

It was a good night for former American Idol champs at the 2012 CMT Music Awards, as country crooners Carrie Underwood and Scotty McCreery both went home with awards. Underwood, the night’s big winner, took home the honors for Video Of The Year (for “Good Girl”) and Collaborative Video Of The Year (for her Brad

By: Robbie Daw / June 7, 2012

Carrie Underwood Leads The 2012 CMT Music Awards Nominations

The 11th Annual CMT Music Awards nominations were announced this morning, and Carrie Underwood must feel blown away — the former Idol winner scored the most nominations with five, including two noms for Video Of The Year (for her clip “Good Girl” and her appearance in Brad Paisley‘s “Remind Me” vid). Miranda Lambert nabbed four for…

By: Becky Bain / April 23, 2012

Taylor Swift Crowned Entertainer Of The Year At ACM Awards

During last night’s Academy Of Country Music Awards, Taylor Swift beat out all the male nominees — that would be Jason Aldean, Kenny Chesney, Brad Paisley and Blake Shelton — for the Entertainer Of The Year statue. It’s the second consecutive win in that category for Swift, who said the following during her acceptance speech…

By: Robbie Daw / April 2, 2012

Grammy Awards 2012: Watch The Performances

The 54th Grammy Awards, a night overshadowed by the death of Whitney Houston, kicked off with a performance by Bruce Springsteen. Right after, LL Cool J — the annual event’s first host in eight years — walked on stage and reminded us of just what a powerful, iconic force Houston was by introducing a cli…

By: Robbie Daw / February 12, 2012

Grammy Awards 2012: A Viewer’s Guide

Los Angeles’ Staples Center is where the 54th Grammy Awards will go down this Sunday. The CBS telecast kicks off at 8 p.m. EST, and the thought on everyone’s mind is likely this: just how many statues is Britain’s not-so-secret weapon Adele going to jet back to London with? Plus, will Grammy give…

By: Robbie Daw / February 10, 2012

Nicki Minaj, Kelly Clarkson, Taylor Swift & Jason Aldean To Perform At Grammys

While rumor has it (ba-zing!) that Adele will open the upcoming Grammy Awards, there are, at least, a few actual confirmed performers on the roster for the show. Both Nicki Minaj and Jason Aldean are scheduled to make their Grammy singing debuts during the ceremony, which will be broadcast live on February 12. Each of…

By: Robbie Daw / January 12, 2012

ACA 2011: Jason Aldean, Kelly Clarkson, Scotty McCreery & All The Winners

When it comes to country music, 2011 is Jason Aldean’s year. The 34-year-old Georgia crooner continued his winning streak with My Kinda Party by picking up six trophies at last night’s American Country Awards in Las Vegas, including Artist, Album and Single (by a Male Artist) Of The Tear, plus Vocal Collaboration and Music Video…

By: Robbie Daw / December 6, 2011

Lady Gaga, Sugarland, Jason Aldean & Rihanna Highlight Grammy Concert

Last night’s GRAMMY Nominations Concert Live!! event kicked off with a haunting performance of “Marry The Night” by a zombified Lady Gaga and her dancers at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Was her undead get-up a hint at what to expect from the song’s music video? We’ll find out when it premieres today! Other…

By: Robbie Daw / December 1, 2011

CMA Awards: Taylor Swift, Kelly Clarkson & The Full List Of Winners

At last night’s 45th Country Music Association Awards, the Band Perry — who snagged trophies for Song, Single and New Artist Of The Year — emerged as the big winners from the event, which was hosted for a fourth time by Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood and held at Nashville’s Bridgestone Arena. Other noteworthy wi…

By: Robbie Daw / November 10, 2011

Lady Gaga & Jason Aldean Will Rev Up The Crowd At Grammy Nominations Concert

“Marry The Night” singer Lady Gaga and Kelly Clarkson’s “Don’t You Wanna Stay” partner Jason Aldean have been tapped to perform during the annual Grammy Nominations Concert Live, which will be aired on CBS on November 30. A bit of nominee foreshadowing, perhaps? Gaga has, after all, been triumphant at the Grammys over the past…

By: Robbie Daw / October 25, 2011

Jason Aldean, Kelly Clarkson Among American Country Awards Nominees

Jason Aldean is among the top nominees for this year’s American Country Awards, which will air on Fox on December 5 and are to be hosted by Trace Adkins and Kristin Chenoweth. That’s good news for Kelly Clarkson, since her duet with eight-time nominee Aldean, “Don’t You Wanna Stay,” is up for Music Video: Duo,…

By: Robbie Daw / October 13, 2011
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