Herb Jeffries, the jazz singer and actor who performed with Duke Ellington and was known as the “Bronze Buckaroo” in a series of all-black 1930s Westerns, died of heart failure Sunday morning at a Los Angeles hospital. He was 100.
Ray Price, one of country music’s most popular and influential singers and bandleaders who had more than 100 hits and was one of the last living connections to Hank Williams, died Monday. He was 87.
After canceling an in-person update on the condition of Randy Travis, the country music star’s public relations team referred members of the media to a hospital website for statements from Travis’ physicians.
The public relations team representing country music star Randy Travis says the singer has not undergone heart surgery, but remains hospitalized in critical condition.
America loves its outlaws, and few are as admired and lionized as Willie Nelson. Now the “Red Headed Stranger” is about to become an octogenarian.
Fort Worth-native Kelly Clarkson says she’s extremely happy she’s nominated for three Grammy Awards, but there’s something else the pop singer is more thrilled about: her recent engagement.
Prosecutors filed a criminal charge of Driving While Intoxicated in Grayson County Court stemming from a one-car accident involving Travis in August 2012
Authorities say the younger brother of country music singer Randy Travis is in custody for methamphetamine possession.
Country star Randy Travis has had another brush with the law in North Texas. This time Travis is accused of assault.
A spokeswoman says country star Merle Haggard has left a North Texas hospital after not feeling well and canceling a show.
A West Texas judge has rejected country singer Willie Nelson’s plea bargain that would have resolved his marijuana possession case with a fine.