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2006-04-12 16:11:11

By Katie Hasty NEW YORK (Billboard) - In the best sales week of 2006, the new album by country trio Rascal Flatts sold 722,000 copies, easily debuting at No. 1 on the U.S. pop charts, according to sales data issued Wednesday. "Me and My Gang" (Lyric Street Records) is the act's second No. 1 album on the Billboard 200, following 2004's "Feels Like Today," and its third consecutive release to lead the Top Country Albums chart. It was the best sales week of the country band's career...

2006-01-11 00:19:48

By Bob Tourtellotte LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Epic space adventure "Star Wars: Episode III -- Revenge of the Sith" won best overall film and best drama honors on Tuesday at the People's Choice Awards, a widely watched measure of movie, television and star appeal. In two other film categories, box office hit "Wedding Crashers" was named top comedy and "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" was chosen as the favorite family movie. For "Star Wars" creator George Lucas, the People's Choice...

2006-01-06 20:46:54

By Ray Waddell NASHVILLE (Billboard) - Husband and wife country stars Tim McGraw and Faith Hill are putting the finishing touches on a reprise of their Soul II Soul tour, sources told Billboard.com. The co-headlining arena tour will begin April 21 and will run through Labor Day, with a total of about 70 dates in the works. Venues will be configured in-the-round; the production will be an "evening with" format, with no supporting acts booked. McGraw and Hill last toured together in...

2005-11-23 09:39:42

By Dean Goodman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Pop diva Mariah Carey suffered a surprise setback in the resurrection of her career on Tuesday when she picked up just one prize at the American Music Awards, having led the field with four nominations. Multiple honors went to country star Tim McGraw, punk rock trio Green Day, pop singer Kelly Clarkson, R&B trio Destiny's Child and funk band the Black Eyed Peas, who each won a pair. History almost repeated for Carey, 35, who went home...

2005-11-23 00:00:40

By Dean Goodman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Pop diva Mariah Carey suffered a surprise setback in the resurrection of her career on Tuesday when she picked up just one prize at the American Music Awards, having led the field with four nominations. Multiple honors went to country star Tim McGraw, punk rock trio Green Day, pop singer Kelly Clarkson, R&B trio Destiny's Child and funk band the Black Eyed Peas, who each won a pair. History almost repeated for Carey, 35, who went home...

2005-10-19 00:02:50

By Chris Morris LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Tim McGraw's hit "Live Like You Were Dying," penned by Tim Nichols, scored the Robert J. Burton Award as most-performed song of the year at BMI's annual Country Awards, staged Tuesday at the performing rights organization's Nashville office. Harley Allen, Big Kenny of the songwriting/producing team Big & Rich and Richie McDonald of Lonestar shared songwriter of the year honors. Sony/ATV Music Publishing Nashville collected...

2005-09-16 19:26:27

By Michael Paoletta NEW YORK (Billboard) - ABC's "Monday Night Football" and country music superstar Tim McGraw have entered a season-long partnership. For the 36th season of the NFL series, McGraw's 10-year-old chart-topping single "I Like It, I Love It" will be the soundtrack to the halftime highlight reel from the previous weekend's games. But the NFL version of the popular track has been rewritten to fit the highlights. The singer himself is expected to appear in the spot....

2005-08-31 19:43:50

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Three Louisiana-born stars -- Harry Connick Jr., Wynton Marsalis and Tim McGraw -- will headline a televised charity concert to air live on Friday for victims of Hurricane Katrina, NBC said on Wednesday. Plans for the one-hour, commercial-free show, called "A Concert for Hurricane Relief," were announced as the Bush administration and Congress began working on legislation to assist in hurricane recovery efforts. "I am heartbroken by the devastation caused by...

2005-07-29 11:42:14

By Fred Bronson LOS ANGELES (Billboard) - It was just a couple of weeks ago that Elton John generated chart news by scoring two simultaneous top five singles in the U.K. This week Elton adds another first-time accomplishment to his long list of chart achievements by making his initial appearance on Billboard's Hot Country Songs chart. It's a case of a Brit helping a Britt. On one of his tours of Australia, Elton heard a recording by a teenaged singer from Newcastle, Catherine Britt, and...

2005-07-16 11:07:28

By Phyllis Stark NASHVILLE (Billboard) - Who is Fern Holloway? If you're one of the handful of insiders in her organization, you know that is the alias under which prereleases of Faith Hill's new CD, "Fireflies," were sent to members of her management team and label. After Hill's last album, 2002's "Cry," leaked out on the Internet ahead of its official release date, her organization made plans to keep the new album under wraps until just before its Aug. 2 release. After all, there's a...