Star-studded lineup for Brooks & Dunn special

Brooks & Dunn put together star-studded lineup for ‘Last Rodeo’ special in Las Vegas Brooks & Dunn have landed a star-studded lineup for their “Last Rodeo” concert special to be filmed following the Academy of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas. The duo has landed Kenny Chesney, Rascal Flatts, Reba McEntire, Brad Paisley, Carrie Underwood, Keith Urban, George Strait, Taylor …

R&B star Akon goes to Bollywood

US R&B star Akon is to record a track for a Bollywood film, following in the footsteps of rapper Snoop Dogg who raised his profile in the 1.2-billion-strong Indian market with a similar foray. The Grammy Award-nominated star will contribute to the soundtrack of “RA.One,” a sci-fi action film currently in production starring heartthrob Shah Rukh …

Cypress Hill to perform at Rock In Rio Madrid

US hip hop band Cypress Hill will perform on the second last day of the of the five-day Rock in Rio Madrid music festival in Spain, in June, organisers said Monday. The California-based band, which will release its eighth album “Ride Up” in April, will take the stage on June 11 before the headline performance by US rockers Rage Against …