Music

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Police Demonstrations Inspire New Protest Songs

The killings of Eric Garner and Michael Brown have inspired a musical outpouring perhaps unseen in the U.S. since “We Shall Overcome” became a civil-rights standard in the 1960s.

12/12/2014

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Andrea Bocelli Ready To Begin U.S. Tour

Opera singer Andrea Bocelli will kick off his United States tour on Saturday in Las Vegas. Stops on the tour will include Houston, Dallas, Chicago, Detroit and New York.

12/05/2014

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CMT Honors Country Music’s Top Acts

CMT honored a diverse group of country musicians reflecting the wide range of styles the genre has embraced.

12/03/2014

LAS VEGAS, NV - APRIL 07:  Musician Carrie Underwood performs onstage during the 48th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 7, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Carrie Underwood Launches Fashion Line

Country music star Carrie Underwood is launching her own line of athletic wear with Dick’s Sporting Goods, which matches up her love of fashion and fitness.

12/03/2014

Recording artists Liam Payne, Louis Tomlinson, Zayn Malik, Niall Horan and Harry Styles of One Direction accept the Favorite Pop/Rock Album award for "Midnight Memories" on stage at the 2014 American Music Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on November 23, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

One Direction Wins Top AMA Honor

American girls love British boys. One Direction won artist of the year at the American Music Awards, taking home three honors at the fan-voted show on Sunday night.

11/24/2014

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Katy Perry To Play Super Bowl Halftime

The NFL announced on Sunday that pop star Katy Perry will headline the Super Bowl halftime show on February 1 at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Arizona.

11/24/2014

A microphone lies onstage at the North Texas Fairgrounds before the Jesus and Mary Chain during a postponed performance as part of the 35 Denton music festival on March 14, 2012. (Credit: Yohan Ko/CBSDFW.com Contributor)

Motown Singer Jimmy Ruffin Dies At 78

Jimmy Ruffin, the Motown singer whose hits include “What Becomes of the Brokenhearted” and “Hold on to My Love,” died Monday in a Las Vegas hospital. He was 78.

11/20/2014

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Texans With Character: The Sunshine Singers

A group of women are using Broadway showtunes to bring sunshine to people in Fort Worth.

11/14/2014

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Buddy Holly’s Motorcycle Back In His Hometown

Waylon Jennings was stunned speechless to receive Buddy Holly’s motorcycle as a 42nd birthday gift, the country music outlaw’s widow said.

11/07/2014

Miranda Lambert accepts the award for Female Vocalist of the Year during the 48th annual CMA awards at the Bridgestone Arena on November 5, 2014 in Nashville, Tennessee. (credit: Rick Diamond/Getty Images)

Lambert Makes History At CMA Awards

Miranda Lambert has reached new heights as a female country performer. The fiery singer is now the most decorated female artist in the history of the CMA Awards.

11/06/2014

Recording artist Miranda Lambert performs during the 2014 Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 18, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Miranda Lambert Is ‘All About That Bass’

Blake Shelton isn’t the only person who country music star Miranda Lambert is texting these days. She has also been chatting it up with breakthrough singer Meghan Trainor.

11/04/2014

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Tasha’s DFW To Do List: Oct 30 – Nov 2

Here is a brief list of some great things to do around DFW this weekend.

10/30/2014

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