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Fred Carter, Jr., Famed Musician, Dies at 76
Fred Carter, Jr., the Nashville-based musician whose distinctive guitar was heard on recordings by several of the most influential and popular country and pop artists of all time, died Saturday, July 17. He was 76 years old. The father of country singer Deana Carter, he was also the inspiration for her 2007 album, 'The Chain,' featuring her covers of songs on which he played guitar for the origina
Clay Aiken Recalls LeAnn Rimes Trumping His Nashville Dream
Since placing second on 'American Idol' back in 2003, Clay Aiken has been making a big name for himself in the pop world, but was he really meant for country? Rather than working with modern Top 40 material on his latest album, 'Tried and True,' the singer delved into classic tunes from the '50s, many of which his mother encouraged him to perform before he was famous...
Steve Wariner Pays Tribute to His Mentor, Chet Atkins
Steve Wariner grew up with today's country music industry. He came to town as a teenager to work with Dottie West, then went on the road with Bob Luman before going on to work with and be produced by one of his heroes, Chet Atkins. Steve watched Nashville's music industry change from the old guard to the new while he was establishing his own career as a singer, songwriter and musician...
Best Country Love Duets: No. 7
'Louisiana Woman, Mississippi Man' - Loretta Lynn and Conway Twitty (1973) Lines We Love: "Louisiana woman, Mississippi man/ We get together every time we can" Make that a Kentucky woman and an Arkansas man. And though they were never romantically linked, their numerous duets and undeniable chemistry had many thinking they were...
Conway Twitty Comes Alive in New Musical
Conway Twitty fans are being treated to a journey through the late country legend's personal and career highlights. 'Conway Twitty: The Man, The Music, The Legend,' a musical based on Twitty's life, premiered in Nashville last weekend. It features more than 30 songs and narrative by actresses portraying Conway's daughters, Joni and Kathy Twitty...