To the uninitiated, country music people feel pretty easy to pin down. They like their beer, their boots, their trucks, and their unwavering national pride. But judging by the red carpet at last night's CMT Awards, we can add something else to the list: They love big hair. The eventing was a parade of teased, sprayed, and lifted 'dos that would make Marge Simpson jealous. So naturally, we decided to rank 'em.8. Kimberly Van Der BeekThings start out tame with Dawson's wife's tiny wave, but...Read Full Story
(ABC)Are ya'll ready for some more country music star power on Nashville?Kellie Pickler is stopping by the ABC drama on May 7, and we've got an exclusive sneak peek at the American Idol alum's appearance. In the episode, Rayna (Connie Britton) organizes a charity concert at Fort Campbell after finding out Luke (Will Chase) has been injured in Afghanistan. In addition to Pickler, who will perform her latest single "Closer to Nowhere," First Lady Michelle Obama will also appear as herself in...Read Full Story
Getty ImagesCan you believe it's been over a decade since Kelly Clarkson won her ticket to Hollywood on American Idol? She was just 20 years old when she wore a top made of jean pants to her audition. But that wasn't too bad — Carrie Underwood gave the judges her best chicken impression after she sang. The point? Pretty much everyone's American Idol audition was embarrassing (therefore really fun to watch now). Let's go back in time and review the audition tapes for seven stars who made it...Read Full Story
There's a diverse assortment of new music videos today, from the admirably message-laden (Backstreet Boys, for the first time ever) to the irresistably punchy (Hello, French Horn Rebellion — we love you!). Here's the latest.Backstreet Boys, "In a World Like This"Unfortunately, there are no choreographed chair dances in the latest Backstreet Boys video, but there is a triumphant message about the power of love — including a show of support for the LGBT community. On Good Morning America...Read Full Story
Former American Idol contestant Jessica Sanchez commanded the stage with her glammed-up 70s vibe on the season finale of Dancing With the Stars. The singer belted out a more subdued version of Pitbull and Christina Aguilera's pump-up feel good jam "Feel This Moment." By her smile and captivating performance, it looks like she was definitely doing just that.Read Full Story
Former American Idol contestant, Kellie Pickler. Pickler has made a name for herself in the country music industry and is looking to continue her success. Follow Pickler here.