NXIVM founder Keith Raniere to face sentencing

ftwitty/iStockBY: AARON KATERSKY, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — Keith Raniere returns to Brooklyn federal court on Tuesday to learn his sentence for running NXIVM, a self-help organization prosecutors labeled a “criminal enterprise” exploited by Raniere for power, profit and sex. To followers, he was known as Vanguard, but prosecutors cast Raniere as a con artist…read more »


Parker McCollum’s Hollywood Gold EP hits more milestones, as “Pretty Heart” becomes a top-ten hit

David McClister Rising star Parker McCollum is adding another accolade to his collection this week: His EP Hollywood Gold has officially become the highest-selling debut EP of 2020. Debuting at number ten on the Billboard country chart, Hollywood Gold is a six-song collection that includes Parker’s breakout debut single, “Pretty Heart.” That song is currently…read more »

Lady A revisits their Christmas album, ‘On This Winter’s Night,’ with four festive new tracks

Courtesy of BMLG RecordsLady A are returning to their 2012 Christmas project On This Winter’s Night, and adding four new tracks to the album for this holiday season. The deluxe version expands the album’s track list from 12 to 16 songs. The new additions include a cover of Paul McCartney’s “Wonderful Christmastime,” the Beach Boys’…read more »

Carly Pearce brushes off cheesy pick-up lines in hilarious “Next Girl” music video

Allister AnnLame pick-up lines and cheesy advances get the eye-roll treatment from Carly Pearce in the music video for her new single, “Next Girl.” While the song itself may be inspired by a heartbreak, “Next Girl” gets a lighthearted, empowering visual treatment, with Carly starring as a bar-goer, performer and waitress who dodges red flags…read more »

Dan + Shay, Blake Shelton, Maren Morris + more lead American Music Awards country nominations

ABC/Image Group LADan + Shay are the most-nominated country act at the 2020 American Music Awards, with three nominations to their name. That includes a nod in the all-genre Collaboration of the Year category with their Justin Bieber duet, “10,000 Hours.” They’re also in the running in the Favorite Duo or Group — Country category,…read more »