Faith Hill

  • Blogs

    August 22, 2014

    Country Music's 10 Biggest Pop Crossover Successes

    The line that designates what is and is not country music is muddier than most of us are willing to admit. What is abundantly clear, though, is that country music appeals to more people than just rednecks and sappy beer drinkers. Taylor Swift may think she's reinventing the wheel in her journey from ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 11, 2014

    Tim McGraw at Gexa Energy Pavilion, 8/8/14

    Tim McGraw With Kip Moore and Cassadee Pope Gexa Energy Pavilion, Dallas Friday, August 8, 2014 On Friday night at Gexa Energy Pavilion, Tim McGraw made his grand "Sundown Heaven Town Tour" entrance by simply walking out on the stage. There were no gimmicks, no over-the-top stage antics. It was jus ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2014

    Bro Country's Sexism is Ruining Country Music

    In the past few years, it seems like everyone has been picking on country music. As the genre becomes more and more dominated by good ol' boys looking for a good time, the term "bro country" has increasingly been used by music critics to pejoratively describe some of the most popular artists in coun ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 6, 2012

    Cowboys-Giants: Some Thoughts on Another Opening Night Beatd HOLY CRAP THEY WON!

    What a win for the good guys. The Bi-Ringed Mouth Breather from the Bayou finally got his comeuppance, Tony Romo executed like a champ when it mattered, DeMarco Murray was DeMarco Murray, and the defense held up its end of the bargain by keeping the Giants' offense at bay much of the game. Now let ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2012

    Of Course Our Dream Edgefest Lineup Includes Ol' Dirty Bastard and Steely Dan

    With the 22nd annual Edgefest approaching this Sunday, we started to get a little cultural vertigo looking at the lineup: Garbage, Cake, Evanescence? The Black Keys are the big draw, sure, but it brought us back into that late '90s vortex, where the pants were wide and pop music was at its cavity-ti ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2011

    Jeff Jacobs Went From Playing College Bars to Rocking The Keys on "We Didn't Start The Fire."

    Welcome to Local Music 'Mericans , where we meet some of the people behind the local music scene -- those who aren't necessarily members of local bands, but more the people who make the scene move. Jeff Jacobs​Jeff Jacobs, a fairly recent transplant from Chicago, spends ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2011

    Bonus MP3: Lori McKenna -- "You Get a Love Song"

    Lori McKenna​Americana singer-songwriter Lori McKenna has come a long way since she began singing at open mics all around Boston back in the '90s. A really long way: For her 2005 effort, Fireflies, Faith Hill even covered four of McKenna's songs, including the title track. Since then, McKenna has ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 5, 2011

    For Your Weekend Listening Pleasure: Me

    WireImage for CMTI once stood next to Chrissie Hyde at the Bronco Bowl. I was, like, 13. So I know how you feel, Faith Hill. Exhilarating, isn't it?​Those two women above, of course, are Faith Hill and Chrissie Hynde, the latter of whom was my first rock-and-roll crush. That was taken yesterday at ... More >>

  • Calendar

    December 16, 2010
  • Blogs

    May 21, 2010

    Two Out of Three Owners Ain't Bad

    Two sports items with which to begin your Friday, starting with the news that the NBA's looking into comments Mark Cuban made earlier this week to CNNMoney's Poppy Harlow concerning his interest in LeBron James. That's the interview in question above. But, in short: Was the Mavs man tampering by eve ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 11, 2010

    Tony Romo Can't Sing. But, Boy, Does He Have Company.

    Remember this the next time you criticize Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo for playing too much golf. He could be singing. But is Romo the worst of the bunch? Dirk Nowitzki's pretty bad. Jerry Jones is in leather. It's all entertainingly horrible. This Who's Who of Metroplex star power karaoke ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2010

    In Which Many Dallas Sports Stars "Sing" Faith Hill Song, Then Haunt Your Dreams

    Till now, this was only seen by those who trekked out to Fort Worth for Faith Hill's February 6 howdy-do for the North Texas Super Bowl XLV Host Committee's Kick-off Concert Series at Bass Hall. But the host committee has opted to share this all-star-studded butchering of Hill's "This Kiss," featur ... More >>

  • News

    December 17, 2009
  • Blogs

    December 26, 2008

    Whitt's End

    *I seem to be fresh out of cash, but I'll betcha some leftover Christmas fruitcake that the Cowboys don't win in Philly Sunday. A team that leads the league in penalties, can't get in sync on something as simple as the center-quarterback snap, and allows the longest back-to-back running plays in NFL ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 15, 2008

    Choirboys 20, New York Sack Exchange 8

    After the two teammates who disconnected last week connected this week, it was a third-string lineman and a third-string running back who ran the Dallas Cowboys past the New York Giants and firmly into their own playoff destiny Sunday night. Running behind beleaguered left guard Cory Procter, T ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 27, 2008

    She Dances On

    Sara Evans ditches the tube and goes live

  • Blogs

    January 2, 2008

    Yoko Romo Goes Country

    Because it's never too early in the year for Jessica Simpson "news": Last week, Direct to Video told Billboard that her next CD will be country-fried, citing as her inspirations and influences Martina McBride, Shania Twain, Faith Hill and Reba McEntire. And, joy of all joys, she'll be writing some o ... More >>

  • News

    December 27, 2007

    ...and Thank You for Tony Romo

    'Tis the season to thank those who helped stuff our stockings with Tony Romo

  • Calendar

    October 4, 2007

    Are We Blue?

    Frisco certainly is thanks to the Bluegrass Festival

  • Calendar

    October 4, 2007

    Are We Blue?

    Frisco certainly is thanks to the Bluegrass Festival

  • Calendar

    July 26, 2007

    The King and Queen of Nashvegas

    McGraw and Hill make out onstage

  • Music

    December 15, 2005

    Carrie Underwood | Bo Bice

    Some Hearts (Arista Nashville) | The Real Thing (RCA)

  • Music

    May 19, 2005

    Chely Wright

    Friday, May 20, at Cowboys Red River

  • Music

    August 5, 2004

    Tim McGraw, Big & Rich, The Warren Brothers

    Saturday, July 31, at Smirnoff Music Centre

  • Calendar

    May 27, 2004

    Time to Howl

    WolfDance two-steps into Sundance Square

  • Music

    April 24, 2003

    Tim McGraw

    April 25

  • Music

    September 5, 2002

    'N Space

    Lance Bass attempts to boldly go where no man has gone before. Well, no pop star, anyway.

  • Music

    April 12, 2001

    Charlie Robison

    Step Right Up (Lucky Dog/Sony Nashville)

  • Music

    March 22, 2001


    Cupid's Cactus (Smells Like Records)

  • Music

    February 15, 2001

    Here I Am Again

    Loretta Lynn is Still Country, and still woman enough for you

  • Music

    December 21, 2000


    Unwrapping our annual roundup of musical season's greetings--and beatings

  • Music

    July 20, 2000

    Out Here

    Try, try again

  • News

    July 17, 1997

    Jurist imprudence

    The search for a new federal judge reaches the lowest common denominator