Posts tagged "Lori McKenna"

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill Announce First-Ever Joint Album

McGraw and Hill are slated to release The Rest of Our Life on November 17.

Kelly Brickey • October 6, 2017

The Writers Round with Heather Morgan

Heather Morgan sheds some light on her life as a songwriter, having penned hits for Brett Eldredge, Dierks Bentley and Keith Urban.

Annie Reuter • September 5, 2017

Jillian Jacqueline Creates Anthemic Closure in ‘God Bless This Mess’

“That song was the catalyst for me when we were in the studio to realize that the record kind of felt like it was shaping me as an artist versus me as the artist shaping the record,” she shares with SLN.

Kelly Brickey • July 21, 2017

2017 ACM Awards: Complete Winners List

The Academy of Country Music celebrated its 52nd annual awards show with a second-to-none line up of the genre’s biggest stars. See who took home the trophies here! 

Laura Hostelley • April 2, 2017


Lori McKenna Named ACM Songwriter of the Year

Lori McKenna was presented with the honor by Cam during an ACM Awards songwriter showcase in Las Vegas.

Lauren Jo Black • April 2, 2017

Natalie Hemby, Lori McKenna, Luke Laird & Barry Dean Bring the Emotion to Tin Pan South 2017

For nearly two hours, those lucky enough to get in the door witnessed four of Nashville’s most respected songwriters perform up-close and tell the stories behind their hit songs.

Annie Reuter • March 30, 2017

Listen to Little Big Town’s New Single, ‘Happy People’

The simplistic tune, written by Lori McKenna and Hailey Whitters, focuses on the good things in life that make everything a smooth sail toward the finish line.

Kelly Brickey • March 21, 2017

Sunny Sweeney on Her New Album, ‘Trophy,’ and Why She Thinks Trisha Yearwood ‘Hung the Moon’

In this SLN exclusive, Sunny Sweeney opens up about her fourth studio album, her friendship with Trisha Yearwood, and much more.

Chuck Dauphin • March 9, 2017


Kimberly Schlapman, Karen Fairchild Share Heartfelt Story Behind ‘Don’t Die Young, Don’t Get Old’

“This was written a day after Jimi’s sister’s funeral. Karen had just come home from that, and we were talking about it, as girlfriends do,” shared Kimberly Schlapman of their writing session.

Lauren Laffer • March 3, 2017

52nd Annual ACM Awards Nominees Revealed

Here are the nominees for the 52nd Annual ACM Awards! Did your favorites make the cut?

SLN Staff Writer • February 16, 2017

The Best Instagram Moments from the 59th Annual GRAMMY Awards

From backstage bonding sessions to sneak peeks of glam sessions, country stars let fans in on the madness surrounding Music’s Biggest Night thanks to social media.

Kelly Brickey • February 13, 2017

Five Things We Learned From Tim McGraw & Faith Hill’s Facebook Live Chat

It’s about to be a big year for one of country music’s hottest couples, Faith Hill and Tim McGraw, as they head out on the road together to revisit their Soul2Soul Tour.

Kelly Brickey • January 31, 2017


Kelsea Ballerini, Maren Morris & More Celebrate GRAMMY Nominations

Nashville’s Loews Vanderbilt Hotel was the place to be Thursday evening as dozens of Nashville-area GRAMMY nominees gathered to celebrate their nominations. 

Lauren Jo Black • January 27, 2017

16 Best Country Albums of 2016

From Drake White’s Spark, to Keith Urban’s Ripcord, here are our picks for the 16 best country albums of 2016.

Annie Reuter • December 9, 2016

Maren Morris Named Top Country Nominee for 2017 Grammy Awards

Maren Morris is leading the country pack with her four nominations for the upcoming 59th annual GRAMMY Awards, airing this February.

Lauren Laffer • December 6, 2016

Tim McGraw and Daughter Maggie Have Adorable American Music Awards Date Night

The father-daughter team graced the 2016 American Music Awards red carpet looking glam from head-to-toe.

Kelly Brickey • November 21, 2016


Carrie Underwood Wins Big at 2016 American Music Awards

Florida Georiga Line and Tim McGraw were also among the night’s big winners.

Lauren Jo Black • November 21, 2016

The 50th Annual CMA Awards: GIF Edition

From a little Reba shimmy to a fist pump from Karen Fairchild, these clips will be sure to make you laugh, cry and want to reminisce on country music’s biggest night of the year.

Kelly Brickey • November 3, 2016

50th Annual CMA Awards – Winners

Garth Brooks and Chris Stapleton were two of the night’s big winners. 

Laura Hostelley • November 3, 2016

‘Humble & Kind’ Crowned CMA Song of the Year

It’s been a stand-out year for Lori McKenna, who just took home the award for Song of the Year, “Humble and Kind,” at the CMA Awards.

Laura Hostelley • November 2, 2016