Martina McBride is a hot country act who has been tearing up the charts for quite a while now. She released her debut album over 20 years ago and hasn't turned back since. Martina is known for her big voice. So much so that she's been called the "Celine Dion of Country Music". Her newest album "Everlasting" is out now. She got some help on a couple songs from starts like Gavin DeGraw and Kelly Clarkson!
James Durbin is the latest American Idol contestant to hit the charts. This rocker came in fourth place on season 10 of Idol and impressed plenty of people along the way with perfomances of hits from the likes of Sam Cooke all the way to Judas Priest! His album, "Celebrate", is his second studio album.
A LITTLE ABOUT JIM
Each morning from 5am-9am , Jim talks with them all, news correspondents from the White House to London to Baghdad; newsmakers from former Presidents to Playboy beauties; sports figures from Pete Rose to Marvin Lewis and actors, authors and activists. He's the voice of volunteerism, the emcee of choice for just about anything from Marty Brennaman night at the ballpark to a Bengals rally to a visit from the President. Jim is an avid golfer, marathon runner, the guy who will close your kids' school in the winter. And he does this all on 5 hours of sleep a day. Jim is the winner of the 2002 Marconi Award for Large Market Radio Personality of the Year. His show is produced by Greg Shurts.