Country Singer, songwriter, producer
Martina Mariea Schiff (born July 29, 1966), known professionally as Martina McBride, is an American country music singer and songwriter. McBride has been called the "Celine Dion of Country Music" for her big-voiced ballads and soprano range. Wikipedia
Born: 29th July, 1966, Sharon, Kansas
Height: 5' 4" (163 cm)
Claim to Fame: My Baby Loves Me
Eleven is the eleventh studio album by Martina McBride, released through the record label Republic Nashville on October 11, 2011. The title of the album was inspired by the fact that it is McBride's eleventh album, it has eleven tracks and its release date. A deluxe edition of the album was also made available exclusively at Target stores. It featured slightly different cover art, with a blue fade at the bottom instead of white, and included four bonus tracks, as well as music videos for "Teenage Daughters" and "I'm Gonna Love You Through It". As of March 2012 the album has sold over 150,000 copies in the US. On July 3, 2012 the four Deluxe Bonus Tracks were released on iTunes as individual singles.
Martina McBride is taking cue from Trisha Yearwood and pulling out of an upcoming gig at Seaworld.
The country music star announced the news on her Facebook page and shared her reasoning for cancelling the performance.
"I've decided that given all the issues that have been aired recently, the time isn't right for me to play Seaworld," she shared with fans.
"I have canceled my scheduled performance at the Bands, Blues & BBQ event in March 2014."
A Change.org petition calling for McBride to cancel her performance had over 20,000 signatures... Read More
Posted by vlad1369 1 year ago
Record of the Year
"Rolling In The Deep" - Adele
"Holocene" - Bon Iver
"Grenade" - Bruno Mars
"The Cave" - Mumford & Sons
"Firework" - Katy Perry
Album of the Year
"21" - Adele
"Wasting Light" - Foo Fighters
"Born This Way" - Lady Gaga
"Doo-Wops & Hooligans" - Bruno Mars
"Loud" - Rihanna
Song of the Year
"All Of The Lights" - Jeff Bhasker, Malik Jones, Warren Trotter & Kanye West, songwriters (Kanye West, Rihanna, Kid Cudi & Fergie)
"The Cave" - Ted... Read More
Posted by luisa10q 3 years ago
When Brad Paisley was a little boy, the best Christmas gifts he ever received included a tent that he pitched in his living room that "stayed up until New Year's," a Battlestar Galactica model kit and most special of all, a guitar his grandfather gave him when he was eight. "Nothing changed my life like that Christmas gift," he says.
Those memories are just some of the holiday stories shared by the country stars appearing on CMA Country Christmas, a TV special airing Monday night (9:30 p.m. ET) on ABC.
Between performances from Kellie Pickler... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 4 years ago
LeAnn Rimes has taken the "high road" when it comes to recent allegations of stalking by the wife of her Lifetime movie costar Eddie Cibrian. But that doesn`t mean the accusations don`t hurt.
"I`ve been in the public eye since I was 14, so I have a tough skin. It`s fine dragging me through the mud, but don`t drag my loved ones through it," the singer says in the July issue of Shape magazine. "They`re my family, and it hurts them. All I`ll say is, I know what`s in my heart and what`s true.
She adds: "I feel like people are looking and... Read More
Posted by Queenoftab 5 years ago
Looks like Jessica Simpson `s country crooning days are over.
The singer, 28, is no longer with the Sony Nashville label, her rep confirms to Usmagazine.com.
Earlier today, blogs were abuzz that Simpson was dropped from the label after her name was noticeably missing from both the Columbia Nashville and Sony Music Nashville websites.
Simpson also skipped Sunday`s Academy of Country Music Awards, even though she announced the nominees earlier this year.
But the singer`s rep tells Us, "She was on loan to Sony Nashville for her country album."
Simpson,... Read More
Posted by portugues_princess 5 years ago
Television series about a cadre of attractive lifeguards who patrol a crowded recreational beach.
It means so much being a part of country music and the Opry.
I just love where I am right now in my career. I love country music. I don`t ever feel restricted by the genre. I`ve been able to have a solid career that we`ve built one step at a time and a family. I know that I`m in a good place.