COUNTDOWNS, HIP-HOP/R&B, MUSIC

HIP-HOP NATION: Music Meeting Top Ten (8/10/13)

SiriusXM’s Hip-Hop Nation brings you the freshest Hip-Hop songs in the country… according to you! This week T.I., B.O.B. and Kendrick Lamar hold the top spot, but Jay-Z is right on their heels. Looks like Kendrick knows how to make … Continued

COUNTRY, MUSIC

Gary Allan: Every Storm (Runs Out Of Rain)

SiriusXM’s The Highway enjoyed an intimate performance with country singer-songwriter Gary Allan this week. The New York Times describes Gary’s music as “elegant, often deadpan songs [that] tend toward manly understate-ment.” We couldn’t agree more – and that’s no overstate-ment.

COUNTRY, MUSIC

We’re in Pieces after Gary Allan’s moving performance

Country rebel Gary Allan brought a rousing rendition of his song “Pieces” to The Highway recently. Always honest and unadorned, Allan proved to us once again that he gets right to the core of the issue – and our hearts.

COUNTRY, MUSIC

Someone, Somewhere Tonight performed live by Kellie Pickler

Country darling Kellie Pickler broke our hearts recently at the SiriusXM studios in Nashville when she sang this honest, intimate rendition of Someone, Somewhere Tonight for The Highway. In the true country tradition, Kellie always makes the bitter just a … Continued

COUNTRY, MUSIC

Kellie Pickler honors her roots with cover of George Jones’ White Lightning

The ever vivacious Kellie Pickler thoroughly entertained at the SiriusXM studios in Nashville with her cover of George Jones’ classic “White Lightning” as lucky fans clapped along. Kellie is always a welcome guest on The Highway and this performance tells … Continued

ENTERTAINMENT, MUSIC, POP, POP CULTURE

PHOTO: Robin Thicke visits the Morning Mash Up

Pop crooner Robin Thicke stopped by the SiriusXM Hits 1 Morning Mash Up to preview his new album Blurred Lines and hang with Ryan, Stanley, Rich and Nicole. He mused about becoming more like his dad every day, and talked … Continued

COUNTRY, MUSIC

Charlie Worsham wonders, Could It Be?

No need to wonder anymore, Charlie. The young virtuoso banjo player delivered the goods recently for The Highway at the SiriusXM studios in Nashville with his song Could It Be. After watching this energetic, intimate performance, we have to say, … Continued

COUNTRY, MUSIC

Charlie Worsham heats up The Highway with Ozzy cover

Warner Bros. recording artist and banjoist extraordinaire Charlie Worsham brought his rousing versions of “Crazy Train” and “Eastbound and Down” to the SiriusXM studios in Nashville. Who knew Ozzy could sound so good played on only 5 1/2 strings?

ENTERTAINMENT, MUSIC, POP CULTURE, ROCK, TV

Regina Spektor’s Orange Is the New Black theme song now playing SiriusXM U

Are you watching the new hit Netflix series “Orange is the New Black?” SiriusXM U program director Rob Cross is, and he’s psyched to see the new Regina Spektor single getting some exposure on this cutting edge drama. “The theme … Continued

ENTERTAINMENT, MUSIC, POP CULTURE, ROCK

SiriusXM’s Mark Says Hi helps Andrew WK beat world drumming record

?uestlove, the Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Chad Smith and… Raw Dog Comedy host Mark Says Hi? That was just three of the special guests to join rocker Andrew WK’s quest to beat the world record for playing drums continuously. For … Continued