Ever since he signed over to Broken Bow records in 2011, Dustin Lynch has experienced a surge in popularity, lingering in Top 20 and Top 30 lists over the past couple years with radio hits like “She Cranks My Tractor” and “Cowboys and Angels.” Now, he’s bringing all of his country boy charm to the NCW District Fair this August, where fans can expect to hear his most recent single “Where It’s At (Yep, Yep).” He plays Aug. 22 at 8 p.m., and popular Seattle-based country singer Jessica Lynne will ...
NEW YORK — Everyone is in Bruno Mars’ ear about one thing when it comes to performing the Super Bowl halftime show: How will you deal with the freezing cold? “Everyone’s putting the fear of God in me like there’s going to be a blizzard,” Mars said in a phone interview this month from Los Angeles, where he talked about the weather conditions in the New York-New Jersey area.
MIAMI — The feared high and low notes of the national anthem should be easily navigated this year at Super Bowl XLVIII. That’s because the honor of performing the difficult song has been given to famed soprano Renée Fleming, who will perform it before the Denver Broncos and the Seattle Seahawks play at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J., on Feb 2, as 164 million people watch from home.
LOS ANGELES — The Grammy Awards celebrated outcasts and outsiders, lionizing a couple of French robots, white rappers and a country gal espousing gay rights, and a Goth teenager who’s clearly uncomfortable with the current themes in pop music.
The biggest-selling albums of 2013 were by Justin Timberlake, country star Luke Bryan, and rappers Jay-Z, Drake and Eminem. Timberlake topped the list with more than 2.3 million copies sold of the first part of his two-part “The 20/20 Experience,” according to Nielsen SoundScan.