Jessica Nicholson's passion for country, bluegrass and Christian music led her to Nashville in 2002. In 2006, she graduated from Belmont University with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in music business (with a minor in writing), and began her career as a public relations and marketing coordinator at Resonate Records. She has written for Contemporary Christian Music (CCM) Magazine, countrystandardtime.com and worked as a staff writer for Country Weekly Magazine for nearly three years. She currently resides in Nashville.
Little Big Town Cancel Concerts Following Death in the Family
Little Big Town announced on Monday (Nov. 26) that they have been forced to reschedule two upcoming concerts in Riverside, Calif. and Los Angeles after a sudden death in their immediate family. The group broke the news to fans via their official Facebook page.
Garth Brooks’ ‘Sevens’ Turns 15
In 1997, Garth Brooks and his team were out to remind fans that this singer-songwriter was still a bona fide superstar. After album sales for his previous release (1995's 'Fresh Horses,' which sold an incredibly respectable 3 million copies) failed to reach the same sales heights as his previous alb…
Carrie Underwood’s Thanksgiving Will Be a Friend Affair
While for many people, Thanksgiving is a family affair, Carrie Underwood's Thanksgiving celebration will be a friend affair this year.
Family Tops Jason Aldean’s List of Dream Dinner Guests
We've all likely been asked this question at some point: If you could have dinner with anyone, who would it be? While many would enthusiastically rattle off a list of favorite musicians, actors, athletes or religious figures, family tops Jason Aldean's list.
Are Taylor Swift and Harry Styles of One Direction Dating?
Taylor Swift's romance with Conor Kennedy has reportedly ended -- but is it possible that she is already moving on? Rumors of a relationship with Harry Styles of British boyband One Direction are swirling, and at least some of the claims about a potential fling are credible.
Carrie Underwood to Debut ‘Two Black Cadillacs’ at 2012 American Music Awards
On the heels of her dramatic ballad 'Blown Away,' Carrie Underwood will debut 'Two Black Cadillacs' -- the third single from her platinum-selling album 'Blown Away' -- during her performance at the 2012 American Music Awards on Sunday (Nov. 18).
Charlie Daniels Pens an Open Letter to President Obama
After President Obama's election to a second term of presidency on November 6, several country artists shared their feelings (both serious and humorous) regarding the election. Now, outspoken entertainer Charlie Daniels has added his opinions into the mix.
Deana Carter Files for Separation From Husband of Three Years
'Strawberry Wine' hitmaker Deana Carter has filed for legal separation from husband Brandon Malone, TMZ reports.
Sugarland’s Kristian Bush Shares What Parenting Advice He Gave Jennifer Nettles
Sugarland's Kristian Bush has some advice for singing partner Jennifer Nettles, who is currently expecting her first child with husband Justin Miller. "Sleep now," he says with a laugh.
Martina McBride’s Fans Raise Over $25K for Cancer Research
It's no secret that the right song can inspire healing and action, and Martina McBride's recent ballad 'I'm Gonna Love You Through It' is a prime example. The powerful and emotional song -- which describes one woman's journey through breast cancer diagnosis and tre…
Zac Brown Goes on a Raw Food Diet
During his two performances at the CMAs last week, Zac Brown Band frontman Zac Brown put his musical prowess on display, but fans might have also noticed that the 'Goodbye in Her Eyes' singer has been looking trimmer and healthier these days.
Toby Keith’s Son, Stelen Keith Covel, Makes Youth All-American Bowl
Toby Keith sure has something to be proud of. The singer's 15-year-old son, Stelen Keith Covel, was recently named to the 2013 Eastbay Youth All-American Bowl.