Tag: country music

Donald Trump Sworn In As 45th U.S. President of the United States

Today Friday Donald Trump will become the 45th president of the United States when he takes the oath of office and subsequently delivers his inaugural address at the West Front of the Capitol Building, beginning at 12 p.m. ET. Trump’s day begins much earlier, though, with a private family breakfast and prayer service, a coffee…

Guy Clark, Country Music Legend, Dead at 74

Songwriter and country musician Guy Clark died Tuesday in Nashville after battling several illnesses, including cancer. He was 74 years old. The Nashville Songwriters Hall of Famer and Texan authored 13 studio albums. Clark wrote for Johnny Cash, Brad Paisley, George Strait, Willie Nelson, and Jimmy Buffett. Robert K. Oermann wrote in 1995: β€œThe patron…

Oklahoma Singer Strickland Died From Hypothermia [VIDEO]

Country singer Craig Strickland’s wife confirmed on Twitter that her husband died of hypothermia, hours after his body was found at an Oklahoma lake and one week after he went missing. The 29-year-old Arkansas-based frontman for Backroad Anthem was out duck hunting when a severe weather system came into the area and capsized his boat.…

Drake, Macklemore, Thicke set for Grammy nods show

Drake, Robin Thicke, Keith Urban and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis will perform on the Grammy Awards nominations special in December. The Recording Academy made the announcement Wednesday. The show will be held Dec. 6 at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live in Los Angeles. Rapper-actor LL Cool J will host “The Grammy Nominations Concert Live!! β€”…