There are many -- too many -- country stars who have had cancer or have been personally affected by it in some way. The truth is, almost everyone knows someone who's battling against the horrific disease, and it does not discriminate based on age, fame, fortune or even good health.
Time once again for the biggest names in Americana music to take center stage, as this week The Americana Music Association announced their nominees for the 2017 Americana Music Awards. Sturgill Simpson leads the way with three nominations including Artist of the Year...
Little Big Town and Sturgill Simpson are among the all-star acts who will perform at the upcoming 2017 Grammy Awards. The country quartet and the Americana star were among the acts announced in a press release on Thursday (Feb. 2).
On Monday singer/songwriter Sturgill Simpson took to Facebok to blast the ACMs for creating an award that celebrates Merle Haggard’s legacy. He accused the Academy of Country Music of joining others who have “hitched their wagon to his name.”