“Devil Went Down to Georgia” Singer Charlie Daniels Dead at 83

By |2020-07-06T15:33:08-05:00July 6th, 2020|

Country music star and founder of the Charlie Daniels Band, Charlie Daniels, has passed away at the age of 83. The 2016 Country Hall of Fame inductee died this morning, July 6th, after suffering a hemorrhagic stroke. Daniels already had heart problems and required the aid of a pacemaker since 2013. He passed away at the Summit Medical Center in Hermitage, Tennessee. The news of his passing was released by his publicist and he is survived by his wife Hazel and his son Charlie Daniels, Jr. The country icon was best known for his band's 1979 No. 1 hit, "The Devil [...]

[WATCH] Dan + Shay Perform Sesame Street Classic on New HBO Max Spinoff

By |2020-06-29T15:44:41-05:00June 29th, 2020|

In the wake of the Coronavirus pandemic, many musical artists have had to cancel or postpone their concerts. One such duo that has faced this set-back is the band Dan + Shay. The country stars have had to push back their 2020 The (Arena) Tour that originally was set to begin on July 30th. While fans may have to wait a little longer to see their favorite duo in-person, Dan + Shay recently performed on the new HBO Max show, The Not-Too-Late Show With Elmo.  The program is a Sesame Street spinoff that was designed as a mock late-night show for [...]

No More Dixie Chicks, The Band Renames Itself to The Chicks

By |2020-06-25T14:56:27-05:00June 25th, 2020|

Country music trio The Dixie Chicks have followed the lead of Lady A, the band formerly known as Lady Antebellum, in altering their band's name. The iconic trio has renamed their band to simply, The Chicks. Similarly to Lady A, the change was made in order to distance the band from any Confederate terminology. While the band's name is said to be inspired by the Little Feet's song and album titled "Dixie Chicken", the term "dixie" is also heavily connected to the Mason-Dixon line. The Mason-Dixon line is known to be the line that once separated free states and states that [...]