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Jerry Lee Lewis Debuts New Song; Album, Biography Coming

Posted On June 24, 2014

(Undated) -- Jerry Lee Lewis has a new album on the way. And "The Killer" is sharing the title track to "Rock and Roll Time" online.   Lewis tells "Rolling Stone" he believes "Rock and Roll Time" is the best song on the album. He adds that the track is representative of the disc, which…

Justin Moore Tops Chart, Kenny Chesney Makes Strong Debut

Posted On June 24, 2014

(Undated) -- Justin Moore is back on the top of the chart. Billboard.com says the singer's latest solo hit, "Lettin' The Night Roll," slid into the number one spot on the Country Airplay chart to become his fourth career list leader. His previous number ones include "Til My Last Day," "If Heaven Wasn't So Far…

Garth Brooks Concert Protesters Won’t Get Council Hearing

Posted On June 24, 2014

(Undated) -- Garth Brooks apparently has some friends in high places as well. The "Irish Mirror" says residents near Dublin's Croke Park, where the country superstar is slated to launch his comeback next month, are angry because the Dublin City Council has decided against meeting with them over the shows. The council explains in a…

Keith Urban Returning For “American Idol” Season 14

Posted On June 24, 2014

(Undated)  --  In what's perhaps not the biggest surprise, Keith Urban will be return to serve as a judge on "American Idol" for another season. Fox execs confirmed Monday that all of last season's judges would be back, meaning Keith will once again share the table with Jennifer Lopez and Harry Connick, Jr. Ryan Seacrest…

Cassadee Pope Hoping McGraw Tour Is A Learning Experience

Posted On June 24, 2014

(Nashville, TN) -- Cassadee Pope says it's a thrill for her to be an opener on Tim McGraw's tour this summer. The country newcomer adds that she expects to get an education on the trek.   Cassadee adds that being on the road with Tim is "pretty surreal" for her. She explains that she's a…