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Dixie Chicks Back Together For Eagles/urban Tour

17th March 2010

Country trio the DIXIE CHICKS are to reunite for a handful of shows this summer (10) with the EAGLES and KEITH URBAN.Fans feared the group had split when sisters Martie Maguire and Emily Robison chose...

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Fascinating Fact 8686

16th January 2010

DIXIE CHICKS sisters EMILY ROBISON and MARTIE MAGUIRE will release new music under the name COURT YARD HOUNDS.

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Dixie Chicks Sisters Plan To Record Alone

12th January 2010

DIXIE CHICKS' Erwin sisters have temporarily split from singer NATALIE MAINES to record a new family album.Martie Maguire and Emily Robison, who were both born Erwins, are working on a new project without Maines. But...

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Defamation Suit Against Dixie Chicks Dismissed

2nd December 2009

A U.S. judge has dismissed a defamation lawsuit against country rockers the DIXIE CHICKS over comments they made about the murders of three young boys in Arkansas in 1993.Teenagers Damien Echols, Jessie Misskelley, Jr. and...

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Robison Channelled Heartbreak Into New Album

19th June 2009

Country star CHARLIE ROBISON's new album was entirely inspired by his split from DIXIE CHICKS singer EMILY ROBISON.The singer insists going over every aspect of the break-up and his heartbreak helped him heal. He says,...

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Maines Sued For Defamation

5th December 2008

The stepfather of a murdered Arkansas child is suing DIXIE CHICKS star NATALIE MAINES for defamation. Terry Hobbs claims the outspoken country singer alleged that he was involved in the killings of three young boys,...

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Dixie Chicks To Launch New Single On Bono's Red(wire)

3rd December 2008

Country trio the DIXIE CHICKS are to debut new song LUCKY ONE on rocker BONO's new charity digital music magazine, RED(Wire). The U2 star launched his latest charity venture on Monday (01Dec08), offering music fans...

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Chicks Star Sings For The Sterns

6th October 2008

LATEST: DIXIE CHICKS star NATALIE MAINES sang at radio shock jock HOWARD STERN's wedding on Friday (03Oct08), before BILLY JOEL took the stage for a rocking reception. The Wide Open Spaces singer performed as bride...

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Dixie Chicks Scrap Song From Movie Soundtrack

11th September 2008

Country music trio THE DIXIE CHICKS have pulled an original song from the soundtrack of forthcoming film THE LUCKY ONES, after distributors reportedly refused to pay them a six-figure sum for the record. According to...

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Diamond Credits Tone-deaf Girlfriend For Maines Duet

10th August 2008

Crooner NEIL DIAMOND has his girlfriend to thank for his hit duet with NATALIE MAINES - because her inadvertently taped background singing inspired the hitmaker to call on the DIXIE CHICK. Diamond insists he never...

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Dixie Chicks Star Emily Robison Gets Divorce

7th August 2008

DIXIE CHICKS star EMILY ROBISON has divorced her country singer husband CHARLIE ROBISON. According to reports, the couple's divorce proceedings were finalised on Wednesday (06Aug08), after Charlie filed for the split in January (08). One...

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Fascinating Fact 5746

5th August 2008

Singer/songwriter JAMES TAYLOR has recorded versions of LEONARD COHEN's SUZANNE and the DIXIE CHICKS' SOME DAYS YOU GOTTA DANCE for a new covers album....

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Maguire Welcomes Baby Daughter

25th July 2008

DIXIE CHICKS star MARTIE MAGUIRE has given birth to a baby girl. The singer and her actor husband Gareth Maguire welcomed little Harper Rosie into their family on Friday (25Jul08) in an Austin, Texas hospital....

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Keith + The Chicks Can't Get Together For Global Warming Ad

24th July 2008

A new global warming ad that was to feature THE DIXIE CHICKS and TOBY KEITH has been scrapped because the feuding country acts couldn't agree on a schedule. The all-girl trio and Keith were slated...

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Diamond To Duet With Maines

15th March 2008

Legendary crooner NEIL DIAMOND has recorded his first duet since collaborating with BARBRA STREISAND in the late 1970s - a new track with DIXIE CHICKS star NATALIE MAINES. The odd couple has recorded Another Day...

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Dixie Chicks Star Maguire Is Pregnant

28th January 2008

DIXIE CHICKS star MARTIE MAGUIRE is pregnant with her third child. The violinist announced she and husband Gareth Maguire were expecting at the Nobelity Artists + Filmmakers Dinner in Austin, Texas, on Sunday (27Jan08). The...

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Maines Campaigns For Release Of 'Wrongfully Convicted' Murderers

4th December 2007

Outspoken DIXIE CHICKS star NATALIE MAINES is campaigning for the release of three men she claims were wrongfully convicted of murder as teenagers in 1994. Maines insists Damien Echols, Jesse Misskelley, and Jason Baldwin -...

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Pasdar Pushed Anti-maines Man To The Ground

29th October 2007

ADRIAN PASDAR was so angered when a stranger made a rude remark about his DIXIE CHICKS star wife NATALIE MAINES, he knocked the man to the ground. The Heroes actor was wearing a 'Free Natalie...

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Fascinating Fact 3864

3rd September 2007

DIXIE CHICKS singer NATALIE MAINES and her actor husband ADRIAN PASDAR have bought a $5.6 million (GBP2.8 million) five-bedroom home in Brentwood, California....

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Kanye Berates Dixie Chicks For Gnarls Snub

21st August 2007

KANYE WEST has slammed country trio DIXIE CHICKS for failing to acknowledge their fellow nominees when they won Record Of The Year at the 2007 Grammy Awards. The hip-hop star was horrified when the female...

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Fascinating Fact 3704

7th August 2007

EAGLES and DIXIE CHICKS will open the new 7,100-seat Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles in October (07) with back-to-back shows. The new $2.5 billion sports and entertainment venue is being completed near the Staples Center...

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Maines' Husband Recalls Dixie Death Threat Horror

6th August 2007

DIXIE CHICKS star NATALIE MAINES' husband is still furious at the violent public backlash following the singer's anti-war comments in 2003. Maines prompted a barrage of death threats when she told a London crowd at...

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Dixie Chick Set For Big Screen Movie Debut

4th August 2007

Outspoken DIXIE CHICKS star NATALIE MAINES is heading to the big screen - as a prison nurse. The singer will make her big screen debut in upcoming movie Stealing Cars. Director Michael Skolnik reportedly cast...

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Sheen Brands Bush 'Un-christian' Over Dixie Chicks Furore

4th July 2007

Actor MARTIN SHEEN has slammed President GEORGE W. BUSH's behaviour towards the DIXIE CHICKS after they spoke out against him - branding his behaviour 'un-Christian'. The star has criticised America's reaction to the 2003 incident,...

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Crowded House Comeback Gets A Boost From Marr + Dixie Chicks

25th April 2007

Former THE SMITHS star JOHNNY MARR and country trio the DIXIE CHICKS have given CROWDED HOUSE's comeback a boost by collaborating with the reformed rockers on their new album. Marr, the current guitarist for cult...

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Crowded House Album To Feature Marr

25th April 2007

Crowded House will be releasing their first studio album since 1993's Together Alone this summer, which includes two tracks featuring Smiths legend Johnny Marr.Time On Earth will be released on July 2nd and will be...

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Furtado Reigns At Juno Awards

2nd April 2007

NELLY FURTADO has swept the boards at the Juno Awards - Canada's version of the Grammy's - taking home five prizes. The 28-year-old singer doubled up as host and winner at the ceremony in Saskatoon,...

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Rascall Flatts Lead Cmt Video Awards Nominees

1st March 2007

Country music trio RASCAL FLATTS will lead the way at the 2007 CMT Music Awards next month (APR07) after landing a handful of nominations for two promos yesterday (28FEB07). The group's WHAT HURTS THE MOST...

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Brits Snubbed At Grammys

13th February 2007

Brit Award nominee JAMES BLUNT turned the other cheek as the US music industry decided to overlook the poshest man in pop at the Grammys.British stars were snubbed in the American music awards in favour...

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Dixie Chicks' Grammy Haul Doesn't Impress Country Radio

13th February 2007

LATEST: Despite being the big winners at Sunday's (11FEB07) Grammy Awards, country trio the DIXIE CHICKS are still facing an uphill struggle to get their songs played on US radio stations. The group claimed five...

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