Stars Plan Kenny Rogers Tribute Concert To Support COVID-19 Relief
Country music stars will come together virtually to pay tribute to Kenny Rogers. “CMT Giants Kenny Rogers: A Benefit for MusiCares” will air on CMT Wednesday, April 8 with a star-studded list of performers. Dolly Parton, Lady Antebellum, Jason Isbell, Rascal Flatts, Jennifer Nettles, Randy Houser and Vince Gill... Read more
‘Lean On Me’ Singer Bill Withers Dies At 81
The Grammy Award-winning soul artist Bill Withers has died at 81-years-old. Withers, who rose to fame in the ’70s with smash-hit songs like “Lean On Me,” “Lovely Day,” and “‘Ain’t No Sunshine,” reportedly died from heart complications, his family said in a statement to the Associated Press. He died... Read more
Multiple Artists Donate Funds In Wake Of COVID-19 Pandemic
Artists from all genres are coming together to help combat the COVID-19 pandemic and those who have been impacted by it. Seeing the grief the virus has caused across America, Rihanna, Taylor Swift, Jay-Z and more have stepped up to donate funds to various causes. Rihanna has been one... Read more
Outside Lands Festival Issues Statement Amid City Lockdown
More and more festivals are being cancelled or postponed due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. San Francisco’s Outside Lands Music Festival released a statement this week regarding its summer event. The festival is slated to take place in Golden Gate Park from August 7 to 9. While the event... Read more
Music Festivals Cancelled, Postponed Due To Coronavirus: Updating List
Spring and Summer are usually prime months for music festivals. Fans are used to gearing up to dance along to the hottest artists each year for a round of performances through the blistering summer heat. No matter the genre – there’s a music festival for everyone. However, due to... Read more
Artists Unite For ‘UnCancelled’ Benefit Festival
A wide-ranging collection of artists and venues around the globe are teaming up for a new virtual concert experience. UnCancelled Music Festival will provide fans a flow of livestream performances to support MusiCares’ COVID-19 Relief Fund, an emergency program set up by the Recording Academy to aid struggling musicians... Read more
Justin Bieber Postpones Summer Tour Due To Virus Concerns
Justin Bieber’s Changes North American tour will be rescheduled to a later date due to concerns over coronavirus. The 45-city trek was slated to cross the U.S. and Canada, making stops in cities like Las Vegas, Seattle, Chicago, New Orleans, Philadelphia, and Montreal with opening acts Kehlani and Jaden... Read more
Steve Miller Band Postpones Summer Tour Dates
The rockers of the Steve Miller Band are pushing back the start of their upcoming tour in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Along with special guests Marty Stuart and The Fabulous Superlatives, the Steve Miller Band was slated to kick off their Americana Tour in June. As a safety... Read more
Carolina Country Music Fest Announces Rescheduled Dates
Carolina Country Music Fest will be postponed until September, organizers confirmed Wednesday. The four-day event was slated to take over South Carolina’s Myrtle Beach June 4-7 but due to the COVID-19 pandemic, will now take place September 17-20. “We are grateful for the collaboration from all involved who have... Read more
Miami’s Rolling Loud Music Festival Postponed To 2021 With Full Lineup
Rolling Loud’s flagship Miami music festival has been postponed to 2021 amid the coronavirus pandemic. “We’ve been monitoring the spread of COVID-19, hopeful that it would slow and allow us to proceed with producing the festival in May,” organizers said in a statement this week. “At the same time,... Read more