Posts tagged "Cover Story"

Kelsea Ballerini: The Cover Story

It has been a whirlwind two years since Kelsea Ballerini released her debut album, The First Time. The project had the singer/songwriter simply writing songs with friends, never envisioning the countless records she’d eventually break. Ballerini made history with the album as she became the only female artist within the country genre to have her…

Annie Reuter • July 12, 2017

Lady Antebellum: The Cover Story

Sometimes the best way to start a new chapter is to get back to your roots. With a fast-rising new single and a hot new tour, it’s obvious the strategy is working for Lady Antebellum. After a decade of hits, 18 million units in sales and numerous accolades, Hillary Scott, Charles Kelley and Dave Haywood

Deborah Evans Price • June 12, 2017

Brad Paisley: The Cover Story

Brad Paisley released one of his most ambitious projects to date with the audio and visual album Love and War. The compilation is a who’s who in music as it boasts genre-bending collaborations with everyone from John Fogerty and the Rolling Stones’ Mick Jagger to Bill Anderson and Timbaland. Additionally, it includes a co-write with…

Annie Reuter • May 8, 2017

Jon Pardi: The Cover Story

Jon Pardi’s star power continues to rise after a year of back-to-back No. 1 singles and a big win at the ACM Awards where he took home the trophy for Best New Male Vocalist. At his home in Dixon, Calif., though, he was always the star.

An adorable 1991 clip of a young…

Annie Reuter • April 24, 2017

Josh Turner: The Cover Story

It has been nearly five years since Josh Turner released an album and this fact is not lost on the country singer.

“Well, I definitely feel five years older,” he tells Sounds Like Nashville with a hearty laugh, settling into a chair inside the studio at Audio Productions off Music Row in Nashville.

Annie Reuter • March 10, 2017

Kip Moore: The Cover Story

Kip Moore is learning to take life one step at a time. The singer/songwriter has been moving full speed ahead since the release of his debut album Up All Night in 2012 with little to no time off. In late 2016, he announced he’d be taking a much needed break from the road. This doesn’t…

Annie Reuter • February 10, 2017

Rascal Flatts: The Cover Story

For many, 2016 was a year of significant loss. Music legends including Merle Haggard, Prince, George Michael, Glenn Frey, Leonard Cohen and David Bowie, among others, died last year. Many of these artists directly influenced country music’s biggest entertainers, Rascal Flatts included.

Personal loss hit close to home for Rascal Flatts, too. In…

Annie Reuter • January 12, 2017