Alan Jackson, Jimmie Allen, Jennifer Nettles and Mickey Guyton will be representing country music on the all-genre bill for PBS’ upcoming A Capitol Fourth television special. Airing on July 4, it’s the 41st annual celebration of Independence Day. Along with a live fireworks display,... Read More.
Former Yes keyboardist Rick Wakeman and veteran producer, composer and multi-instrumentalist Alan Parsons are among the celebs who have been acknowledged in the 2021 edition of Queen Elizabeth II's annual Birthday Honours list, which recognizes "outstanding achievements" and service of people across the U.K. Wakeman... Read More.
Mickey Guyton is among the artists representing country music at the 2021 National Memorial Day Concert. The Grammy nominated singer will perform the National Anthem during the pre-taped broadcast that honors our nation's veterans and their families. Alan Jackson and Vince Gill will also perform during the event that commemorates the... Read More.
David Alan Grier has high hopes for the future of Black sitcoms, especially if they're led by Black female creatives. Grier -- who has a notable track record in the comedy space, including his current role on Jamie Foxx's Dad Stop Embarrassing Me! -- tells ABC Audio that... Read More.
(LONDON) -- Alan Parker, the British writer-director behind movies including Fame, Bugsy Malone, and Mississippi Burning died Friday after a lengthy illness, according to The Hollywood Reporter. He was 76. A versatile filmmaker, Parker was known for moving fluidly through various genres -- from the Civil Rights struggle-themed Mississippi... Read More.