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The Backstreet Boys on Teaching Florida Georgia Line to Dance: ‘One of the Highlights of My Career’

From teaching boy band dance moves to kicking it at FGL’s houses, the Backstreet Boys appreciate the bonding moments they’ve shared with the country duo.

Kelly Brickey • June 21, 2018

10 of Country Music’s Most Tearjerking Songs

These songs are perfect for those days that require a good, hard cry.

Sydney Smith • June 21, 2018

‘Life’s Whatcha Make It’ Isn’t Just Jake Owen’s Tour Name, It’s Also His Mantra

Jake Owen has overcome many personal obstacles and is now living his best life by the mantra ‘life’s whatcha make it.’

Chuck Dauphin • June 21, 2018

Dierks Bentley Responds to Friendly Competition of Artist Bars in Nashville

Bentley opened up his Whiskey Row location just a few months ago, with Blake Shelton and Jason Aldean following the trend with their own establishments popping up downtown.

Kelly Brickey • June 21, 2018


Enter for a Chance to WIN a Signed Lady Antebellum Guitar and NOW That’s What I Call Country 11 CD

Nine additional winners will be selected to go home with a NOW Country 11 CD.

Kelly Brickey • June 20, 2018

Why Stars Like Kane Brown Call Darius Rucker Country Music’s Official ‘Welcome Wagon’

When anyone decides to begin a career in country music, the first person to welcome them into the family is likely Darius Rucker.

Lauren Laffer • June 20, 2018

Chris Stapleton Teases Future Collaboration with Justin Timberlake

Chris Stapleton is looking forward to continuing his working and personal relationship with pop superstar Justin Timberlake.

Lauren Laffer • June 20, 2018

Blake Shelton Canceled a Tour Date for RaeLynn’s Wedding

Queens don’t let their friends miss their weddings – and kings make sure to be present! Especially when the bride is RaeLynn. 

When the singer tied the knot in February 2016 during a beautiful ceremony in Nashville, TN., she wasn’t sure if her Voice coach Blake Shelton would make it. But Shelton pulled through.

Lauren Laffer • June 20, 2018



Scotty McCreery Talks Moving in With New Wife Gabi: “We Just Complement Each Other”

After Scotty McCreery and his wife return from their honeymoon, they’ll take another big step in their relationship by moving in together.

Lauren Laffer • June 20, 2018

Thomas Rhett Is Working on Follow-Up to ‘Life Changes’

Thomas Rhett is already looking to the follow-up for his massively successful Life Changes album, which has sent four singles to radio.

Lauren Laffer • June 20, 2018

Garth Brooks Debuts New Single, ‘All Day Long’

“Somebody’s got to start the weekend / Somebody’s got to unwind / Somebody’s got to find that honky-tonk out on the county line,” he croons as the song opens.

Lauren Laffer • June 19, 2018


Waffle House Hero James Shaw, Jr. Honored at MTV Movie & TV Awards

“Receiving an award for playing a superhero is amazing,” Boseman told the audience after accepting the award. “But it’s even greater to acknowledge the heroes that we have in real life.”

Lauren Laffer • June 19, 2018

Morgan Evans Chronicles Love Story With Kelsea Ballerini, Journey in America on New Album

Australia native Morgan Evans has been working hard on his U.S. debut album, which features songs about his wife Kelsea Ballerini.

Cillea Houghton • June 19, 2018

18 Best Singles of 2018 (So Far)

As we enter into the second half of 2018, Sounds Like Nashville has chosen the best singles at country radio of 2018 (so far)!

Annie Reuter • June 19, 2018

Rory Feek Is ‘Just As In Love’ With Joey Two Years After Her Passing

Rory Feek of Joey+Rory is still as in love with his wife Joey as he was before her untimely death more than two years ago.

Lauren Laffer • June 19, 2018


Album Review: Dan + Shay’s Self-Titled Album

Dan + Shay’s self-titled project demonstrates not only how they’ve evolved musically, but also proves the purity in their songwriting.

Cillea Houghton • June 19, 2018

Tyler Hubbard’s Wife Helped With Inspiration Behind ‘Meant to Be’

After the two artists faced tough writing sessions, they easily fell into the lightbulb idea that Hayley Hubbard suggested as a pick-me-up to her husband.

Kelly Brickey • June 19, 2018

David Lee Murphy, Kenny Chesney Top Country Charts With ‘Everything’s Gonna Be Alright’

David Lee Murphy earned his first No.1 single in 23 years with his Kenny Chesney-collaboration, “Everything’s Gonna Be Alright.”

Lauren Laffer • June 18, 2018

Kip Moore, Ross Copperman and Jon Nite Host ACM Lifting Lives Music Camp Songwriting Workshop

“It was truly a joyful experience to be a part of,” Moore told Sounds Like Nashville.

Annie Reuter • June 18, 2018