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Fascinating Fact 11380

Country legend Kris Kristofferson replaced Loretta Lynn at the Stagecoach festival in California at the weekend (01May11) when the Coal Miner's Daughter singer was forced to pull out with a knee injury.

Johnny Cash's Home Turned Into A Museum

Johnny Cash's childhood home is being restored and turned into a museum.The family home where the 'Walk The Line' singer grew up in Dyess, Arkansas has been bought by the State University and will be...

Jennifer Aniston To Become Director?

Jennifer Aniston has given the clearest indication yet that she could make the foray into movie directing in the near future.Jennifer Aniston, the American actress who is set to direct a short film for breast...

Jennifer Aniston Plans To Move People With Short Film

Jennifer Aniston says she plans to "move and empower" people when she and a number of other celebrities get behind the camera in aid of breast cancer awareness.Jennifer Aniston has signed on to direct a...

Clint Eastwood To Direct Beyonce In New Movie

Clint Eastwood is to direct Beyonce Knowles in a remake of 'A Star Is Born'.The Oscar-winning actor-and-director is in talks with the stunning star to take on the role of an aspiring singer who falls...

Haggard Plans Supertrio With Nelson And Kristofferson

Country music icons WILLIE NELSON, MERLE HAGGARD and KRIS KRISTOFFERSON are working on a new supertrio project for 2011 after meeting up at the Kennedy Center Honors in Washington, D.C. earlier this month (Dec10).Haggard, who...

Stars Line Up For Jennings Tribute

TRACE ADKINS, ALABAMA and KRIS KRISTOFFERSON have teamed up to pay tribute to late country legend WAYLON JENNINGS on a new album.The Music Inside: A Collaboration Dedicated to Waylon Jennings will be the first of...

Johnny Cash Duet Discovered

A previously unreleased duet between Johnny Cash and Ray Charles has been discovered. The recording, of a Kris Kristofferson track called 'Why Me, Lord?' was made in 1981 with producer Billy Sherrill and located at...

Kristofferson & Connick, Jr. To Star In Dolphin Tale

KRIS KRISTOFFERSON and HARRY CONNINCK, JR. are to play father and son in a new dolphin movie.The two singer/songwriters will lead the cast in family film Dolphin Tale, which is currently shooting in Florida. The...

Fascinating Fact 10007

Newlywed EDDIE VEDDER, BOBBY WOMACK and KRIS KRISTOFFERSON are among the stars who have recorded guest spots on RONNIE WOOD's new solo album I Feel Like Playing.

Star-studded Gala For Nelson And Kristofferson

Veteran singers WILLIE NELSON and KRIS KRISTOFFERSON were serenaded by DOLLY PARTON and LYLE LOVETT as they were each handed a top award at a country music gala on Sunday (29Aug10).The stars - along with...

Ronnie Wood Announces All-star Album

Slash and Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea will both appear on Ronnie Wood's solo album. Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie has announced his first solo album since 2001, 'I Feel Like Playing', which will feature...

Nelson & Kristofferson Land Top Country Honours

Country singers WILLIE NELSON and KRIS KRISTOFFERSON have each landed 2010 Leadership Music Dale Franklin Awards.The stars will be handed their honours at a lavish gala in Nashville, Tennessee on 29 August (10). The Leadership...

Crowe Still Interested In A Star Is Born As Beyonce Pulls Out

RUSSELL CROWE has confirmed reports he's in talks to take on KRIS KRISTOFFERSON's role in a remake of BARBRA STREISAND movie A STAR IS BORN - but BEYONCE is no longer attached to the project.The...

Fascinating Fact 8943

Grizzled country music legend KRIS KRISTOFFERSON wrote his hits ME & BOBBY MCGEE and HELP ME MAKE IT THROUGH THE NIGHT during lonely nights on oil rigs when he was a helicopter pilot flying personnel...

Boxing Tips Pay Off For Kristofferson

Country music legend KRIS KRISTOFFERSON is not a man to mess with in a fight - he once broke a man's nose with a single punch.The former boxer insists he can still throw a punch...

The Things They Say 15690

"If God made anything better than women, he kept them it for himself." Country music legend KRIS KRISTOFFERSON loves females.

Kristofferson & Costello To Star In Mellencamp Musical

KRIS KRISTOFFERSON and ELVIS COSTELLO will lead the cast of JOHN MELLENCAMP's new musical, GHOST BROTHERS OF DARKLAND COUNTY.The rocker has been working on the project with author Stephen King for years, but now the...

Fascinating Fact 7890

Rock 'n' roll legend JERRY LEE LEWIS is set to mark his 75th birthday next month (Sep09) by releasing a new single. MEAN OLD MAN, which Lewis recorded with KRIS KRISTOFFERSON, was made available for...

Peters Accuses Ex Streisand Of Seducing Co-stars

BARBRA STREISAND enjoyed affairs with her movie co-stars ROBERT REDFORD, RYAN O'NEAL and KRIS KRISTOFFERSON at the height of her fame, according to the singer/actress' ex-boyfriend, Hollywood producer JON PETERS. Peters, who produced Superman Returns and...

Kristofferson: 'Hawke Was Misled By College Pal'

Actor ETHAN HAWKE's KRIS KRISTOFFERSON tribute in the new issue of Rolling Stone magazine has been attacked again - by the country star himself. Hawke has already upset Toby Keith by suggesting he and Kristofferson almost...

Keith Enraged About Hawke Article

TOBY KEITH is raging about actor/writer ETHAN HAWKE's new KRIS KRISTOFFERSON article in the current issue of Rolling Stone magazine - because it alleges the country star and the songwriter almost came to blows during...

Hawke Article Prompts Keith To Blast Blogger

Actor ETHAN HAWKE inadvertently sparked a press room row at the Academy of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas on Sunday night (05Apr09) after suggesting he'd witnessed a feud between KRIS KRISTOFFERSON and another nameless...

Fascinating Fact 7028

THE WRESTLER star MICKEY ROURKE has shot a cameo for country star JOHN RICH's new video SHUTTIN' DETROIT DOWN. Music legend KRIS KRISTOFFERSON also appears in the promo....

Kristofferson Dedicates Rainbow Song To Cash

KRIS KRISTOFFERSON always dedicates HERE COMES THAT RAINBOW AGAIN to late great JOHNNY CASH - after learning the tune was among the deceased country legend's favourite. The singer/songwriter now makes a point of playing the...

Nelson Honoured With Bmi Icon

WILLIE NELSON was honoured with the icon accolade at the Broadcast Music Incentives' (BMI) Country Awards on Tuesday(06Nov07), with stars including TOBY KEITH, KRIS KRISTOFFERSON, EMMYLOU HARRIS and KEITH URBAN in attendance to pay tribute...

Fascinating Fact 3448

KRIS KRISTOFFERSON is the Country Music Hall of Fame's artist-in-residence this year (07)....

Fascinating Fact 3265

Country legend KRIS KRISTOFFERSON was honoured in Austin, Texas on Saturday (19May07) when he was presented with the Texas Legends award. The singer/songwriter and actor was feted for his contributions to the culture and music...

Kristofferson Set For Cmt Cash Honour

KRIS KRISTOFFERSON will receive the JOHNNY CASH Visionary honour from the late country icon's daughter ROSANNE at the 2007 CMT Music Awards. The revered singer/songwriter will be feted by moviemaker MARTIN SCORSESE, WILLIE NELSON and...

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Ryan Adams Covers Bryan Adams' 'Summer of 69' in Nashville [Video]

Some twelve years after he had a heckler removed for requesting Bryan...

Samba - Movie Review

Some very big themes are given space to breathe in this remarkably naturalistic drama, which is livened up by terrific...

Enrique Iglesias Is Second Biggest Victor At 2015 Latin Music Awards

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'Unfriended' Brings Horror To Screen Addicts

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