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  1. See Miranda Lambert Sing Barbara Mandrell's 'I Was Country'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | RollingStone

    ... height of her popularity in country music. As the reigning CMA Entertainer of the Year in 1980 and 1981, Barbara Mandrell was only the third woman to win the honor, and the first artist ever to take the award twice. Known for her versatility on ...


  2. Actress Stacey Lauretta Dash is my new heroRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Courier News

    ... You know the song written by Kye Fleming and Dennis Morgan , and recorded by country music artist Barbara Mandrell : "I Was Country When Country Wasn't Cool"? Well, your humble narrator was a black rock 'n' roll fan pretty much before there was a ...


  3. Dave & Daphne to perform at EUMCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Englewood Review

    ... duo's rich repertoire ranging from gospel to pop, classic country to Broadway, blues to jazz. Dave Salyer, Barbara Mandrell's lead guitarist for 10 years, was called one of the best guitarists in the world by Roy Clark. Daphne Anderson, named a ...


  4. MoreRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 21 | KLAL-FM Little Rock

    ... Wasn't Cool" under an enormous projected photo of a very young McAnally with the song's original hit maker, Barbara Mandrell. "Never text a photo to Miranda Lambert that you don't want the world to see!" the songwriter warned.


  5. Lorrie Morgan brings a lifetime of country experiences with her - Thu, 14 Jan 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... up in and around the venerated Grand Ole Opry. "We would go sit backstage when Tex Ritter was singing, and Barbara Mandrell and Dolly (Parton) and Porter (Wagoner)," Morgan said. "Did we take it for granted? Yeah, it's all we ever knew. But it was ...


  6. Today's BirthdaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    ... is 71. Actor Gary Sandy is 70. Pro and College Football Hall-of-Famer Larry Csonka is 69. Country singer Barbara Mandrell is 67. Actress Sissy Spacek is 66. Former White House adviser Karl Rove is 65. Actress CCH Pounder is 63. Singer Annie Lennox ...


  7. The early years of Barbara Mandrell's recording career to finally be celebratedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 |

    ... album of western music ever recorded. When it comes to an eagerly-anticipated CD, look no further than Barbara Mandrell. Her early years on the Columbia label will be celebrated with a deluxe album reissue featuring seven unreleased tracks. Barbara ...


  8. Songwriter Don Pfrimmer DiesRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2015 |

    ... he 2015 Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame, include Milsap's My Heart and She Keeps the Home Fires Burning, Barbara Mandrell's Christmas at Our House, Tammy Wynette's Let's Call It a Day Today, and Our Wedding Band by Wayne Newton.


  9. Flashback: See Barbara Mandrell Duet With Pop Idol Andy GibbRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2015 | RollingStone

    Early episode of 'Barbara Mandrell and the Mandrell Sisters' features Seventies star trading lines with Barbara on Buck Owens' "Under Your Spell Again" By the time Texas native Barbara Mandrell was a teenager, she was proficient on banjo, steel guitar, accordion and several other instruments, all of which had become an integral part of her stage act. Having initially struggled to achieve chart success, Mandrell finally had her first chart-topper in 1978 with "Sleeping Single in a Double Bed" and, in 1981, became the first person to ever win the CMA Entertainer of the Year award twice.


  10. Barbara MandrellRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | Country Legends 106.9 Topeka, Kansas

    Barbara Ann Mandrell is an American country music singer and actress. She is known for a series of Top 10 hits and TV shows in the 1970s and 1980s that helped her become one of country's most successful female vocalists of that period.


  11. Roller skates send an album cover over the top with salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 |

    ... roller skates and a pair of short shorts and a tee shirt with a satin jacket. American country music artist Barbara Mandrell earned her first No.1 country music single on the Billboard chart in 1978 with "Sleeping Single In A Double Bed". The song ...


  12. False Environmentalism: A Tennessee ExampleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2015 |

    ... an unexpected set of circumstances, I found myself on a guided tour of the former home of country singer Barbara Mandrell and her family. The Mansion at Fontanel is an impressive structure, a 27,000 square foot home sited in a woodland about ten ...


  13. BWW Review: Beth Malone's So Far at Joe's Pub is Adorable and HeartwarmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2015 |

    ... graphic novelist Alison Bechdel on stage to play her for a bit before she discussed an indelible crush on Barbara Mandrell which lead into a mash up of "Country Girl" and "(If Loving You Is Wrong) I Don't Want to Be Right" (Homer Banks, Carl ...


  14. TV insider tells all: Peter Jennings would a sleep with a tree if it had a skirtaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2015 | New York Post

    ... remember one time Peter had just gotten back from a trip somewhere, and he was talking about how [singer] Barbara Mandrell was 'naughty.' He had a look like the Cheshire cat. Then he sat at the desk for a while, editing some copy, and then he says ...


  15. Famed country producer Billy Sherrill dies at age 78Read the original story

    Aug 4, 2015 | The Aiken Standard

    ... 1964. He won a Grammy Award for co-writing “Almost Persuaded,” in 1966. He also worked with Barbara Mandrell, Ronnie Milsap, Johnny Paycheck and Elvis Costello. Aiken Standard is pleased to offer readers the enhanced ability to comment ...


  16. The Blade by Ashley MonroeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | Country Weekly

    ... tour of the styles of country music when it was . . . country, starting with a track reminiscent of Barbara Mandrell ("On to Something"), peppering in a little Elvis ("Winning Streak") and finishing with Kitty Wells ("I'm Good at Leavin'"), but with ...


  17. Bobby Wills Set To Release U.S. Debut EP "Crazy Enough" July 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | ACC TOP 40

    ... AL. Bobby co-wrote each of the five tracks featured with Nashville's acclaimed tunesmiths Walt Aldridge (Barbara Mandrell, Reba McEntire and Tim McGraw) and Mike Pyle (Blake Shelton, Lee Ann Womack, and Mark Wills), including the Top 30 hit "Never ...


  18. The Five Question Challenge with Lee GreenwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 |

    ... 25 charted songs including "She's Lyin'," "Going Going Gone," "Somebody's Gonna Love You" and his duet with Barbara Mandrell: "To Me." However, one of the greatest songs that Mr. Greenwood contributed to American culture was the patriotic " God ...


  19. "Countrified" Newcomer Leslie Cours Mather's Video Premieres Worldwide Today On Country FixRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Mi2n

    Newcomer Leslie Cours Mather's "Countrified" video will make its world premiere today on Country Fix. The Singapore-born siren kicks it up on "the story of her life" in a voice that Music News Los Angeles describes as "shades of Shania Twain combined with the mountain sweetness of the young Dolly Parton, the energy of Miranda Lambert, and the pitch-perfectness of Barbara Mandrell."