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Texas Music Newcomer Roy Solis is Nominated for His First Texas Music Award

The first announcements were just released as to who is up for what in the Texas Regional Radio (TRR) Music Awards. Texas music newcomer Roy Solis kicked off his new year with some unexpected great news. He was just nominated for New Male Vocalist in the first round of voting. Solis said he was taken completely by surprise when he first learned of he announcement. Solis said “I’m overwhelmed and honored to be a nominee. I am grateful to my fans, my peers and radio for this honor. This is a great way to start my New Year!”

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Five Things the American Country Awards Could Do Better in the Future

The 2012 American Country Awards were Monday night (Dec. 10), and while the show has improved each year in the three since its introduction to Fox, there is still some room for growth. The support from superstars like Jason Aldean and Lady Antebellum proves the show is being embraced by the country music community. With a few tweaks -- some major, some minor -- it could be received with open arms by viewers at home, as well. 

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2012 American Country Awards Best Dressed Pictures

While there were a few fashion duds, there were more than enough fashion studs and beauty queens to make a seat along the 2012 American Country Awards red carpet quite a find. The stars on this Best Dressed list didn't drape themselves in formal wear like they do at other award shows. Instead, the crowd at this Las Vegas ceremony combined West Coast style with country-chic traditions. And five stars really got it right.

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Alan Jackson, Blake Shelton, Scotty McCreery + More Highlight 2012 ICM Award Nominees [VIDEO]

Country's hottest names are on this years Inspirational Country Music (ICM) awards roster. The 18th Annual ICM Faith, Family & Country Music Awards, announced the final nominees for this years upcoming show. Some of 'mainstream country's superstars' are up for some ICM awards. Check out who will be attending this years show. Alan Jackson, Josh Turner, Scotty McCreery, Martina McBride and Big and Rich just to name a few. So how is it that every year, more and more mainstream country stars are being nominated for ICM awards?

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Mel Tillis, Al Pacino Receive National Honor at White House [VIDEO]

It's been overshadowed by the death of Whitney Houston, as has much, but yesterday was a big day for a select group of artists, entertainers and humanitarians. The White House handed out their 2011 National Medals of Arts & Humanities awards. Among the winners yesterday were Al Pacino and country music artist Mel Tillis.

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Easy Goes Gold For Rascal Flatts [VIDEO]

Since the Rascal Flatts album debuted at number one on the country album charts in November of last year, they are one of only four country artists to debut six straight albums in a row at the top of the album sales charts. Since November 2010 the album has reached Platinum status and now the latest single “Easy,” featuring a duet with Natasha Bedingfield has just been certified Gold from the Recording Industry Association of America the RIAA, for selling more than half a million copies of the single. An interesting side note is that the song has just now reached top 10 status and is still climbing the charts on it's way to number one.

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ACM Honors Show Honors Garth Taylor Reba and More [VIDEO]

The Academy of Country Music Honors is a musical evening paying tribute with performances and special presentations celebrating the non-televised portion of the 46th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards Show, held in April of this year. This is the 5th Annual ACM Honors show and a lot of country’s finest will join host Joe Nichols Monday, Sept. 19 at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville.

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Don Williams To Be Honored with Golden Note Award [VIDEO]

Texas born singer, songwriter Don Williams will be honored with the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers, ASCAP Golden Note Award. Williams also know as The Gentle Giant of Country Music has had a very successful career as a singer, but what most folks don't know is that Williams is one heck of a songwriter. as a singer Don Williams chalked up 45 Top Ten songs and at least 17 No. 1's. Williams has also written songs that other artists have taken to No. 1.

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Keith Urban Releases CMA Nomination Video [VIDEO]

I can tell when it's getting close to the time my CMA ballots will be arriving by the number of emails I'm receiving, asking for my consideration. There have been a few that leave me scratching my head wondering "what are they thinking?" Then there are the funny ones like the one I blogged about yesterday from Thompson Square asking  Charlie Sheen for advice. And then there's Keith Urban, a man with talent oozing out of every pore on his body, and class. This man has tons of class as you'll find by watching his consideration video.

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Easton Corbin Is First To Have First Two Songs Go Number One [VIDEO]

 

Easton Corbin arrived in Nashville with no preconceived notions and/or ideas of making it big. Not at least right away. What he did say to himself was "boy, keep it real and don't forget where you came from." And that is exactly what Corbin has done, he's kept his music pure and simple. In fact his first two singles he released went straight to number one. It's one thing for an artist to have a song go to #1 but it's a whole other ball game to have your first two songs you have written and recorded go to the top spot and then stay there for multiple weeks.

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Abilene Reporter News Announces Readers Choice Awards

The latest Abilene Reporter News 2011 "Readers Choice" awards were announced at the Abilene Country Club in a private packed house ceremony. All the attendees were either there to receive the Abilene Reporter News Readers Choice award, or runner-up award. This year there were more ties for either the top honor or runner-up award than ever before. Another thing that I noticed is that a lot of the favorites from last year switched spots with last years runners up being picked as the winners this year.

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2011 Daytime Emmys: ‘Bold and the Beautiful’ Wins Best Drama Series

‘The Bold and the Beautiful’ was once again named Best Drama Series at the Daytime Emmy Awards, marking the third-consecutive win for the popular CBS soap.

The show also won awards in the categories of Best Supporting Actress (Heather Tom), Best Younger Actor (Scott Clifton) and Best Drama Series Direction, for which it tied with ‘The Young and the Restless.’

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