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Chris Stapleton: Sad Songs Have ‘More Power’ Than Happy Ones

“I think I like sad songs because when you sing sad songs or heartbreak songs, everybody has been there at one point or another…,” Stapleton shares.

Annie Reuter • December 6, 2017

Album Review: Luke Bryan’s ‘What Makes You Country’

What Makes You Country has Bryan diving deeper with songs that will no doubt survive the test of time.

Annie Reuter • December 5, 2017

Album Review: Chris Stapleton’s ‘From A Room: Volume 2′

Once again Stapleton impresses with his latest release, From A Room: Volume 2.

Annie Reuter • November 28, 2017

10 Essential Tim McGraw Songs

Whether it’s a poignant ballad that hits you in the heart like 2004’s “Live Like You Were Dying” or the energetic live staple “I Like It, I Love It,” McGraw repeatedly satisfies listeners.

Annie Reuter • November 28, 2017


The Story Behind Randy Houser’s ‘Boots On’

It was a long and somewhat disheartening journey before Randy Houser’s “Boots On” saw radio success.

Annie Reuter • November 19, 2017

Trisha Yearwood: Songs That Should’ve Been Singles

This month, we take a closer listen to Trisha Yearwood’s back catalogue and find eight gems that warrant airplay.

Annie Reuter • November 16, 2017

The Writers Round with Tim Nichols

Tim Nichols shares the stories behind the hits he wrote, from Tim McGraw’s “Live Like You Were Dying” to Dustin Lynch’s “Cowboys and Angels.”

Annie Reuter • November 15, 2017

Reba: The Cover Story

At the 51st Annual CMA Awards on Nov. 8, Garth Brooks accepted his Entertainer of the Year trophy from Reba McEntire, who he called “the entertainer of a lifetime.” An accurate description, Reba has proven herself a mainstay in the country genre throughout the past four decades having released over 30 albums, 27 of which…

Annie Reuter • November 13, 2017


Lady Antebellum Treat Hilton Honors Members to Intimate Nashville Concert

Early on in their set, Scott promised a memorable show and Lady Antebellum did not disappoint.

Annie Reuter • November 13, 2017

Garth Brooks Earns Prestigious Honor of CMA Entertainer of the Year

“I love you guys, we’re a family,” Brooks told fellow artists and fans from the stage as he accepted the night’s biggest honor.

Annie Reuter • November 8, 2017

Chris Stapleton Claims CMA Male Vocalist of the Year Title

“You know, every one of the guys in that category has something to do with me being up here,” Stapleton shared during his speech.

Annie Reuter • November 8, 2017

Miranda Lambert Triumphs as CMA Female Vocalist of the Year

“Thank you to everybody in this room. I love all of you so much, thank you,” Lambert said from the stage.

Annie Reuter • November 8, 2017


Carrie Underwood Pays Tribute to Las Vegas Victims with CMA Awards Performance

A powerful moment, Underwood choked up herself as she sang the song’s final lyrics and the photos of the country fans who died at the festival were displayed behind her.

Annie Reuter • November 8, 2017

Chris Stapleton Wins Second CMA Album of the Year Prize

“I want to thank my wife so much. I want to thank my kids and my kids that are on the way,” Stapleton said from the stage.

Annie Reuter • November 8, 2017

Kelsea Ballerini and Reba Confirm Legendary Status With CMA Performance

Two eras of country music came together for a special performance.

Annie Reuter • November 8, 2017

Little Big Town’s Taylor Swift-Penned ‘Better Man’ Named CMA Song of the Year

The award-winning quartet accepted the honor on behalf of Taylor Swift, who was unable to attend the show.

Annie Reuter • November 8, 2017


CMA Awards Open With Eric Church, Lady Antebellum, Keith Urban, Darius Rucker + More

The star-studded performance set the scene for a night to remember!

Annie Reuter • November 8, 2017

SESAC Awards Honor Kenny Rogers, Lady Antebellum, Justin Ebach and More

Some of country music’s biggest songwriters were recognized at the 2017 SESAC Awards, held Sunday, November 5 in Nashville.

Annie Reuter • November 6, 2017

Album Review: Kelsea Ballerini’s ‘Unapologetically’

Ballerini’s sophomore effort, Unapologetically, is solid album from top to bottom.

Annie Reuter • October 31, 2017

Dylan Scott’s Nashville Favorites

A huge fan of queso, he filled us in on two spots with killer queso as well as shared where he likes to take his wife for Sunday brunch when he’s home.

Annie Reuter • October 29, 2017