CMT Takes Miss America's Crown
- There She Was. There She Goes. Quindlen, Anna // Bulletin with Newsweek;4/18/2006, Vol. 124 Issue 6516, p50
This article presents views of the author on Miss America beauty pageant which used to be held in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Feminism killed off Miss America, but instead of leaving people with their memories, the pageant organization is presiding over a slow sad demise, like a death-bed with a...
- Pageant adds viewer vote. Martin, Denise // Daily Variety;4/3/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 1, p6
The article reports on the plan to turn the Miss America 2006 pageant into a reality style television show in the U.S. The plan is being considered by the Country Music Television (CMT) and the Miss America Organization. Under the scheme, viewers are allowed to participate in choosing the final...
- 'Miss America' Wins CMT's Ratings Title. Umstead, R. Thomas // Multichannel News;1/30/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p16
This article reports on the high rating received by cable television company Country Music Television for its coverage of the 2006 Miss America Pageant. The TV coverage is considered to be the most-viewed and highest-rate show of Country Music. Paul Villadolid, vice-president for original...
- CMT cans Canada's country crooners. // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;1/23/95, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p43
Reports that the war between Canada's New Country Network (NCN) and Nashville's Country Music Television (CMT) escalated in January 1995 when CMT banned all videos by Canadian artists from its American, European, Asian and forthcoming Latin American services.
- CMT sticking to its musical roots. McConville, Jim // Electronic Media;09/08/97, Vol. 16 Issue 37, p3
Focuses on the Country Music Television network. Plans of the network's executives to continue with their country music line-up; Comments from Chris Parr, director of programming for the network; Information on the network's launch of a weekly show called `Stone Country.'
- All-American look travels for music net. Zimmerman, Kevin // Variety;12/11/95 Television, Vol. 361 Issue 6, p23
Focuses on Country Music Television's identification of itself as a purely American country music video television network. Reason for the adoption of the said concept; Impressive expansion of the network overseas; Cross-promotion with TNN in the United States as a key element to Country Music's...
- CMT appeals ruling. // Broadcasting & Cable;1/2/95, Vol. 125 Issue 1, p25
Reports that Country Music Television has petitioned the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative to protest the network's removal from the Canadian cable systems. Reason for the removal.
- CMT makes Canada connection. // MediaWeek;3/11/96, Vol. 6 Issue 11, p3
Reports on Country Music Television's agreement to merge with a Canadian-owned country music service to form Country Music Television-Canada.
- Now, ousted CMT gives Canadian vids the boot. Vlessing, Etan // Hollywood Reporter;1/12/95, Vol. 335 Issue 29, p36
Reports that Country Music Television (CMT) has declared that it will no longer play music videos by Canadian country artists who do not have American record label contracts. Action as a form of retaliation against the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission which booted CMT...