Farm Aid News
Pete Seeger Dead at Age 94
The folk singer and activist passed away Jan. 27, in New York City.
Willie Nelson's Band Tour Bus Crashes in Texas
Willie Nelson performs at Farm Aid 2013 at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center in Saratoga Springs, New York on Sept. 21, 2013. Three of Willie Nelson's bandmates were hospitalized and Nelson's tour suspended after the band's tour bus crashed on Saturday morning near Sulphur Springs, Texas. "Willie
Willie Nelson Covers Coldplay
Willie Nelson has always been a friend to family farmers. Remember Farm Aid? Now the country icon once again raises his voice for the family farm in a new animated short film critical of factory farming – this time covering Coldplay’s haunting classic “The Scientist.” The two-minute stop-motion ...
'Nightline' Playlist: John Mellencamp
A Music Legend in His Own Right, Mellencamp Says Other Rock Icons Inspire Him
A Senator John Cougar Mellencamp ?
Indiana Democrats already have one potential challenger – Rep. Brad Ellsworth – in the race for Sen. Evan Bayh’s soon-to-be-vacant seat. But that hasn’t silenced a growing grassroots effort calling on rock star John Mellencamp to join the fray.
Oh Yeah, Life Goes On in Indiana
Sometimes the best way to see a state is with a local. So when ABC News' 50 states in 50 days project rolled into Indiana, we called up favorite son, singer John Mellencamp. We all know he was born in a small town (Seymour, Ind., to be exact), and while chart-topping songs have helped him realize
The Birth of the Benefit Concert
Music Has Always Been a Powerful Force for Change, From Woodstock to Live Earth
Today's Schedule (all times Eastern): 9:30 am: Senator John Kerry officially announces his presidential candidacy, Charleston, S.C. 9:30 am: Senate convenes for legislative business, D.C. 9:45 am: Off-camera White House press gaggle with Scott McClellan 10:00 am: First Lady Laura Bush meets
John Mellencamp : Mr. Middle America
He's been called "the voice of the heartland" an artist who, after more than two decades of performing, remains true to his Indiana roots. Rural Anthems With 21 albums and 29 Top 40 singles, John Mellencamp hit it big with songs like "Jack and Diane" and "Pink Houses." His songs became rural
Top Stars Join Nelson on New Album
Don't believe Willie Nelson when he explains how he got Sheryl Crow, Bonnie Raitt, Lee Ann Womack, Brian McNight and Rob Thomas to sing duets with him on his new album. Nelson humbly gives the credit to his producer, Matt Serletic. "He has a very good phone book," he says. But the stars featured on