Lady Antebellum | The Augusta Chronicle

...while continuing to score radio hits, the trio's sales leveled out and started drifting ... Galleries: Lady Antebellum Grammy-award winning country music trio Lady Antebellum features two members from the Augusta area. Check out some photos from visits...

Ex-NBA star Darryl Dawkins changed game with his dunks

...locker room to come meet a celebrity who wanted to meet the man known for dunking with backboard-breaking force.The guest was Grammy Award winner Stevie Wonder. The entertainer is blind, yet even he could tell there was something very unique about Dawkins...

Classic rock acts rule at concert venues

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Norah Jones won eight Grammies and sold six million copies of her debut album, "Come Away With Me." But don't expect to see her performing live at the nation's...

Avett Brothers returning to Bell Auditorium for October show

The Avett Brothers, a Grammy Award-nominated folk-rock band, is coming to Augusta's Bell...the Southeast to performing worldwide and with Bob Dylan at the 2011 Grammy Awards.The Avett Brothers are not strangers to Augusta. They have...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Georgia's music history is luring writers to Augusta

...Stopped Loving Her Today.Sherrill and his frequent collaborator Norro Wilson won the Best Country Song Grammy Award in 1975 for Charlie Rich's A Very Special Love Song. Sherrill also won a Grammy for David Houston's Almost Persuaded.

Ramblin' Rhodes: Anderson remembered for talent with music, horses

...has warm memories of the country pop superstar being such a sweet, funny and talented person with a zest for life.The only Grammy award I've ever held in my life was the one Anderson won in 1971 for (I Beg Your Pardon) I Never Promised You A Rose Garden...

Imagine Dragons embarks on second arena tour

LOS ANGELES - Grammy winners Imagine Dragons will launch their second headlining arena tour...back-to-back hits with It's Time, Demons and the signature smash, the Grammy-winning Radioactive.The young band, which released its debut album...

A Joyful Noise: Karen Peck and New River

...with a performance during the 11 a.m. service by Karen Peck and New River. The band has been nominated three times for a Grammy and has won three Dove Awards for Southern Gospel Group. They have performed at The Grand Ole Opry, the Gaither Homecoming...

A Joyful Noise: Dixie Melody Boys

...joined The Dixie Melody Boys in 1961, became the owner a few years later and since has led the Southern gospel quartet to a Grammy nomination and numerous Fan Award nominations. The group has been featured on television programs including The Ralph Emery...

A solid change agent

...and took away one of Augusta's most prominent and historic civil-rights activists.The noted physician ? brother of Grammy Award-winning opera legend Jessye Norman ? was a sophomore at Paine in 1960 when he and 10 other students were arrested for...