Unlike the other Country Music headliners featured the April/May 2014 CMA Close Up cover story on music education, Josh Turner didn’t attend a high school with a consistent music program. To this day, it’s something...Read full article... »
Country Artists Pay Tribute to Carole King at MusiCares Person of the Year Event
When it comes to honoring a prolific songwriter like Carole King, who has written classics like “You Make Me Feel (Like A Natural Woman),” “You’ve Got A Friend,” “It’s Too Late” and countless more, the biggest stars in music turn out to pay tribute.
Country Music was well represented at the 2014 MusiCares Person of the Year gala event, held last night at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Zac Brown, Miranda Lambert, Martina McBride, Kacey Musgraves, Jennifer Nettles and LeAnn Rimes were among the performers paying tribute to King. Proceeds from the event provide support for MusiCares, which ensures that those in the music industry have a place to turn in times of financial, medical and personal need.