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Marty Robbins, (September 26 1925 - December 8, 1982), born Martin David Robinson near Glendale, Arizona, served in the United States Navy during World War II and went on to become an immensely popular singing star of the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, Tennessee and a talented NASCAR race-car driver.
Between recording songs and touring, Marty Robbins was an avid race car driver, competing with the best Stock Car drivers in the World including at the Daytona 500.
Marty Robbins died on December 8, 1982 and was interred in the Woodlawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Nashville, Tennessee.
www.online-encyclopedia.info /encyclopedia/m/ma/marty_robbins.html   (97 words)

  
 Marty Robbins - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
His musical accomplishments include the first Grammy Award ever for a country song, for his 1959 hit, and signiture song, "El Paso".
He won the Grammy Award for the Best Country and Western Recording 1961, for the album More Gunfighter Ballads and Trail Songs.
Between recording songs and touring, Marty Robbins was an avid race car driver, competing in NASCAR with the best stock car drivers in the world including at the Daytona 500.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Marty_Robbins   (336 words)

  
 Grammy Award for Best Country Song - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Grammy Award for Best Country Song (sometimes known as the Country Songwriter's Award) has been awarded since 1965.
The award is given to the writer of the song.
Years reflect the year in which the Grammy Awards were presented, for music released in the previous year.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Grammy_Award_for_Best_Country_Song   (598 words)

  
 SongwriterUniverse Magazine - Tia Sillers Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
This song, which became a #1 country hit and Top 20 pop hit for Lee Ann Womack, recently won the Grammy Award for "Best Country Song" and the CMA & ACM Awards for "Song Of The Year."
The song was written during a particularly difficult time for Sillers, when she was in the midst of divorce proceedings.
Womack sang the song, accompanied by vocals from country group, Sons Of The Desert.
www.songwriteruniverse.com /sillers.htm   (1254 words)

  
 AlanJackson.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
NASHVILLE, TN - Time and again, Arista Nashville superstar Alan Jackson has shared his gift for performing and writing songs that speak to listener's hearts, as he did with the moving eloquence of "Where Were You (When the World Stopped Turning)," which last night earned the 2003 Grammy Award for Best Country Song.
A songwriter's award, the Grammy win stands as further testament to the impact of "Where Were You," which Jackson debuted live at the 2001 CMA Awards telecast.
The powerful song would later earn both Single and Song of the Year honors at the 2002 CMA Awards.
www.alanjackson.com /news/sub/grammy_02/content.htm   (211 words)

  
 Grammy Award for Best Country Song   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Grammy Awards of 1994: Lucinda Williams[?] for "Passionate Kisses", performed by Mary Chapin Carpenter[?]
Grammy Awards of 1985: Steve Goodman for "City Of New Orleans", performed by Willie Nelson
Grammy Awards of 1966: Roger Miller[?] for "King Of The Road", performed by same
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 Songwriters Hall of Fame   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Grammy Award for Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group
Grammy Award for Best Country Vocal Performance by a Female - NINE TO FIVE
Grammy Award for Best Country Song - NINE TO FIVE
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 Grammy Award for Best Country Song   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Grammy Awards of 2003: Alan Jackson for "Where Were You (When The World Stopped Turning)"
Grammy Awards of 2002: Robert Lee Castleman[?] for "The Lucky One", performed by Alison Krauss[?] & Union Station[?]
It uses material from the wikipedia article Grammy Award for Best Country Song.
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 Clapton tribute song wins Grammy award   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Music's top awards ceremony was moved to the Garden this year and, for the first time, members of the public were admitted to see the televised portion of the show.
They won for best pop performance by a duo or group for ''Free As a Bird,'' the song manufactured by the three surviving members from a tape left behind by the late John Lennon.
A tearful country singer LeAnn Rimes, with a dress to match her hit song, ''Blue,'' won the award for best new artist.
www.lubbockonline.com /news/022797/clapton.htm   (294 words)

  
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Grammy Award-winning entertainer and Phi Theta Kappa Distinguished Alumnus Rudy Gatlin of the Gatlin Brothers Band will sing during the Opening Ceremonies of the 85th International Convention in Anaheim, California.
Rudy Gatlin is a country music great, whose musical career has spanned four decades, won him every major musical award, and earned him invitations to perform for four American Presidents.
ACM also awarded the group the Album of the Year Award for Straight Ahead.
www.ptk.org /breakingnews/mar03/rudy.htm   (414 words)

  
 GRAMMY.com
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 Mail Tribune News - Butterfly Kisses' tells of a dad's true love   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
he song chronicles a daughter's relationships with her father, beginning as in childhood, flying through the teenage years and ending on her wedding day.
He'll perform the song he wrote for his daughter's 16th birthday during a concert in Medford on Father's Day.
The song stayed tucked away in his daughter's room until Carlisle reluctantly played it for a producer.
www.mailtribune.com /archive/99/june99/62099n3.htm   (578 words)

  
 hip online: artists: kris kristofferson   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
His songs have been recorded by a stunning variety of artists, from Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash and Willie Nelson to Frank Sinatra, Bryan Ferry and Janis Joplin.
He was awarded a Rhodes Scholarship to Oxford University, where he studied William Blake, while never abandoning his lifelong admiration for Hank Williams.
His duet collaborations with Rita Coolidge brought him a pair of "Best Country Vocal Performance By A Duo or a Group" Grammy Awards, for "From The Bottle to the Bottom" in 1973, and "Lover Please" in 1975.
www.hiponline.com /artist/music/k/kristofferson_kris   (616 words)

  
 Grammy Award for Best Country Song   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
The Grammy Award for Best Country Song (sometimes known as the Country Songwriter's has been awarded since 1965.
The award is given to the of the song.
Years reflect the year in which the Awards were presented for music released in previous year.
www.freeglossary.com /Grammy_Award_for_Best_Country_Song   (511 words)

  
 [science corner]: Sprachen - American Country Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
In those years another type of songs was created in the saloons and honky tonks of Texas and Oklahoma, where farmers, oil workers, truckers, and industry workers met for drinking, amusing and forgetting their sorrows.
Today's Country Music consists of a lot of different styles because real mainstream Country died with the Nashville Sound and all other styles were reactivated, but to that styles also a new one was added: Country-Rock is a mixture of Country and Rock 'N' Roll and has a lot of young fans.
Today Country charts are full of Modern Country or "New American Music", a new name which was found in the last years, and I could not finish a list of its important artists.
www.kairo.at /science/lang/country.php   (6079 words)

  
 newsherald.com: Entertainment   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
The song stayed at No. 1 on the adult contemporary charts for seven consecutive weeks.
Carlisle won or was nominated for 16 awards.
Carlisle's newfound fame in country and pop had attracted legions of new fans.
www.newsherald.com /archive/entertainment/nf041699.htm   (437 words)

  
 Thirteen Not So Unlucky for Stuart - CountryCool.com - November 23, 1999   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Stuart's The Pilgrim album is being considered for Album of the Year, Best Country Album, Record of the Year and Best Engineered LP (Non-Classical), while the title song could end up nominated as Best Male Country Vocal Performance and Best Country Song.
As a picker, Stuart is also being considered for two Best Country Instrumental Performances, one for "Greatest Love Of All Time," and one for "Mr.
The three-hour Grammy Awards telecast is set to emanate live from the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Feb. 23, 2000 at 8:00pm (ET) on CBS.
www.martystuart.com /Z-Art-C-Cool-11-23-99.htm   (231 words)

  
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Fans of dissonant country music have spent lifetimes searching for a tape of an early broadcast by this band in which Lavonne was so startled by a steam whistle being blown on stage that she pounded out a harsh chord in the style of avant-jazz pianist Cecil Taylor.
The song became so popular that there were scores of cover versions, but everyone followed Acuff's lead and declared the song "public domain," despite it having appeared in a published Smith song folio in 1943.
He was one of the most important and influential country singers of the mid-1940s, and only his early death from tuberculosis prevented his legacy from being better known to the generations since.
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 Deep Discount CD   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
DRIVE was nominated for the 2003 Grammy Award for Best Country Album.
The obvious talking point on Alan Jackson's hugely successful DRIVE is "Where Were You (When the World Stopped Turning)," a song written in response to the September 11 attacks on the Pentagon and the World Trade Center.
Elsewhere, in the best country tradition, "The Sounds" is a familiar tale of heartbreak freshly told, while "Work in Progress" is a catalog of a redneck doofus's unwitting transgressions that'll find an echo in many male listeners.
www.deepdiscountcd.com /cd.cfm?upc=078636703923   (325 words)

  
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Grammy Award for Best Gospel Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group, Choir or Chorus
Grammy Award for Best Performance by an Orchestra or Instrumentalist with Orchestra
Grammy Award for Best Soul Gospel Performance by a Duo or Group, Choir or Chorus
www.music.us /education/Gr.htm   (832 words)

  
 Kris Kristofferson
Through all these years, he was tinkering with his true love, country music, writing song after song.
Years of peddling his songs finally paid off when Johnny Cash and Roger Miller recorded two of them.
He was awarded a Golden Globe for his portrayal of the alcoholic, has been singer in "A Star is Born", a re-make of the re-make also starring Barbara Streisand.
www.casenet.com /people/kriskristofferson.htm   (622 words)

  
 Collectors' Choice Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
HOME won the 2003 Grammy Awards for Best Country Album and Best Recording Package.
HOME was nominated for the 2003 Grammy Awards for Album Of The Year and Best Engineered Album (Non-Classical).
For their third album HOME, the Dixie Chicks went back to their bluegrass roots in crafting a record fired in the kiln of recent motherhood and a highly publicized legal battle with their label.
www.collectorschoicemusic.com /item.cfm?itemid=SON68402   (338 words)

  
 Rock On The Net: 43th Annual Grammy Awards - 2001
Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal
Best Country Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group
Best Rock Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group
www.rockonthenet.com /archive/2001/grammys.htm   (234 words)

  
 William Morris Agency
Grammy Award nomination – Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group.
Country Weekly Presents the TNN Awards nomination – Vocal Group of the Year
Country Weekly Presents the TNN Awards nomination – Song of the Year, "Amazed"
www.wma.com /lonestar/summary/awards.html   (666 words)

  
 Come On Over by Shania Twain CD
With COME ON OVER the sexy vixen of modern country has carved out a bigger niche for herself that is sure to please her growing throng of fans.
This is their unique style of country music and I would not change it for anyone.
Cameo Parkway 1959-1964: The Best Of Bobby Rydell
www.cduniverse.com /search/xx/music/pid/1192096/a/Come+On+Over.htm   (383 words)

  
 ALLEGRO MUSIC - Children's Music
Their holiday CD was just nominated for a Grammy for Best Musical Album for Children.
When kids hear these songs and participate, they smile, laugh and their spirits are lifted to the world of unlimited imagination and creativity.
John Feirabend has spent decades compiling the songs and rhymes of American folklore in the hopes that these treasures will be preserved for future generations.
www.allegro-music.com /childrens.asp   (4419 words)

  
 Lonestar
Country Music Association Award – Vocal Group of the Year
Country Music Association Award nominations – Single and Song of the Year for “I’m Already There”
Country Music Association Award nomination – Vocal Group of the Year
www.lonestar.mu /music_awards_02.asp   (248 words)

  
 THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF RECORDING ARTS & SCIENCES, INC. FINAL NOMINATIONS LIST 42nd Annual GRAMMY Awards - February 23, ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-19)
Category 71 - Best Soundtrack Album Award to the Artist(s) and/or Producer(s) of a majority of the tracks on the album, or to the individual(s) actively esponsible for the concept and musical direction and for the selection of artists, songs and producers, as applicable.
Award to Composer(s) for an original omposition (not an adaptation) written specifically for a motion picture, television or other visual media.
This category is for a song (melody & lyrics) ritten specifically for a motion picture, television or other visual media, and commercially released on a recording for the first time during the Eligibility Year.
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