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Senior Adviser to Pres. Obama Valerie Jarret Talks Racial Tension in US, Diversity in the White House and More
Jarret discusses Obama administration, the president's accomplishments and what the commander-in-chief really thinks.
Country Singer Jean Shepard Dies; Was Grand Ole Opry Staple
A spokeswoman for the Grand Ole Opry says Country Music Hall of Fame artist Jean Shepard has died
Jason Isbell Extends Legacy at Americana Honors and Awards
Singer songwriter Jason Isbell won album of the year and song of the year at the 2016 Americana Honors and Awards show, extending his legacy as the star of Americana music
Dolly Parton, Lisa Hannigan, Ed Harcourt And More Music Reviews
I wasn’t expecting this to be a busy release week. It ended up being more loaded than I imagined. Frank Ocean dropped a record, which I already covered, but there were a lot of other releases as well. Country legend Dolly Parton dropped a new album, as did former Damien Rice collaborator Lisa
Hillary Clinton Was 'Extremely Careless' About Emails, FBI Says
FBI Director James Comey discusses his agency's year-long investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server as secretary of state.
Cyndi Lauper, Keith Urban, James Blake and More Music Reviews
This week Cyndi Lauper releases a country record, Keith Urban goes further into pop territory, James Blake issues a sprawling, experimental set, Mary Chapin Carpenter releases her 14th album and ANOHNI (formally Antony of Antony and The Johnsons) releases a politically-charged electro-hued set.
Pete Yorn, Lucius, Jeff Buckley and More Music Reviews
This week singer-songwriter Pete Yorn releases his first solo album since 2010, indie-rockers Lucius deliver their sophomore effort, the late Jeff Buckley ’s first recordings for Columbia see release, They Might Be Giants drop their third studio album in a year, The Gaslight Anthem’s Brian Fallon
Ray LaMontagne, Nada Surf, Loretta Lynn and More Music Reviews
Ray LaMontagne’s “Ouroboros” Ray LaMontagne follows up his incredible 2014 psychedelic workout, “Supernova,” with an album that is equally if not more staggering in scope. “Supernova” was made with the Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach in the production chair, while “Ouroboros” was made with My Morning
The Johnny Cash Only His Family Knew, According to John Carter Cash
The music world lost an incomparable icon 12 years ago today. Johnny Cash died on Sept. 12, 2003 at age 71. To honor this groundbreaking singer, song writer and pioneer, CMT will air its original documentary, "Johnny Cash: American Rebel." John Carter Cash, a Grammy-winning producer, author and