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Nashville, Tenn.
Nashville Correspondent — USA Today
As seen in:  USA Today
Covers:  American Idol, Alternative Music, Rock Music, Country Music, Pop Music, Music Festivals, Music Reviews
Doesn't Cover: Business, Local, Health

USA Today's Nashville correspondent. All-around music geek. Motto of the modern journalist: Be cheap, fast and perfect.

Brian Mansfield's Biography

I cover country music, "American Idol" and whatever else strikes my fancy for USA TODAY.

Writer of USA TODAY's Idol Chatter blog.

Also write and produce the syndicated radio show "America's Opry Weekend" and Opry Country Classics, a live show, broadcast on WSM-AM, running Thursday nights in the spring and the fall at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium.

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Sep 02, 2014

New Tennessee tourism ad feat. Jack White @KeithUrban, the @ApacheRelay. See it here: via @usatoday

Sep 02, 2014

@dy7764 @USATODAY Different "Is This Love," came out a year before Whitesnake's (although, I admit, it's Whitesnake's I remember better).

Sep 02, 2014

Survivor singer Jimi Jamison dead at 63 (the guy who sang "Is This Love," not "Eye of the Tiger") via @usatoday

Sep 02, 2014

"We can be wrong, or we can know it, but we can't do both at the same time." — @KathrynSchulz

Sep 02, 2014

George Harrison 'Apple Years' box coming Sept. 23 via @usatoday

Sep 02, 2014

Listen to @LeeBrice's new 'I Don't Dance' album a week early. The Sept. 9 album is streaming now @usatoday!

Sep 02, 2014

Jason Aldean has a new album coming next month via @usatoday

Sep 01, 2014

My new @USATODAY playlist ft. @BlakeShelton @MavericksMusic @BrianSetzer59 @IAmCandiStaton @JillBarber @SteelismMusic

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