In an interview with Fox News anchor Ed Henry on Fox Nation’s “Front Row Seat,” Ken Burns gets candid about what it is and what processes he went through. via David Yellen/AARP Ken Burns and Country Music Burns explains that ...

Vince Gill is definitely a fan of Ken Burns’ upcoming Country Music documentary series. He even said that it’s Burns’ edge to be an outsider looking into the prestigious genre. CREDIT: MARICELA MAGANA / MICHAEL PRIEST PHOTOGRAPHY Vince Gill Praises ...

One of the most awaited documentaries in country music is almost upon us and everybody is excited! Ken Burns’ much-awaited documentary about one of America’s most beloved genres is about to hit the small screens this September! Ken Burns’ Country ...

Ken Burns’ “Country Music” definitely delivered its promise on being both an explosive documentary as well as a very enlightening one. It is an epic film about Country’s origins, and it sets its spotlight on diversity, and Country’s women. via ...

Ken Burns is about to debut his latest project, and you definitely do not want to miss any minute of it. Country Music is set to unpack the history of the glitz and the music in which it is named after. ...

Ken Burns’s new documentary is named ‘Country Music,’ and it centers around an exploration of the genre and all its in and outs. This project has been in the works for the past eight years. via Stewart Cook/Deadline/REX/Shutterstock/Rolling Stone Ken ...

Ken Maynard (image from www.findagrave.com) Do you still remember the good-looking hero who rides so well and makes extraordinary feats of horsemanship look comparatively simple? Yes, I am talking about Ken Maynard, Hollywood’s first singing cowboy. He first showcased his ...

Carrie Underwood’s singing career was cemented in her ability to push her talents to the limits. “Blown Away”, “See You Again,” and “How Great Thou Art” are just some of the songs we would not miss hearing. But the track ...

“Paint Me a Birmingham” is a song that Buck Moore and Gary Duffy composed. American country musicians Ken Mellons along with Tracy Lawrence released the track. In a while after switching labels from Epic, Mellons signed to Curb Records. Having worked with Curb for six ...

A Birmingham painting | Photo credit: singsnap.com There are many interesting real stories about life that just don’t sit in the corner and remain untold. If these stories are meant to give new inspiration to someone else, then they’ll find ...

God works in mysterious ways. This has been proven by the story of a teen’s Bible from Florida that survived a fiery car crash without any burns. These kinds of stories will really make you a firm believer that the Lord ...

Photo credit: Home Free/Official Facebook Page We always hear the classic tune “Auld Lang Syne” sang on the radio each time we welcome the New Year. Others would even sing it at the top of their lungs. Most of us ...

“Tequila” Hits You Good Listening to Dan + Shay’s “Tequila” can be equated to the drink itself. It’s strong, and it burns at first intake, but there is a certain kind of taste that goes along with it that makes ...

All for the Hall is a concert series benefiting the Country Music Hall of Fame, and Keith Urban will host the all-star lineup at the Bridgestone Arena. All for the Hall, Hall, Keith Urban, Luke Combs, Keith, Urban All for ...

George Strait, in full George Harvey Strait Sr., is an American country music singer, guitarist, songwriter, actor and music producer. He is also known as “King George”, for he holds the worldwide title “King of Country Music”, and is considered ...

Country legend Charley Pride adds another prestigious award on his growing list of accolades. Pride is the recipient of the inaugural Grammy Museum Mississippi’s Crossroads of American Music Awards. via Morehead State Public Radio Honoring Charley Pride’s Legacy and Contributions ...

Jessi Colter’s “I’m Not Lisa” has truly put her on the map. The legendary No. 1 hit became Colter’s commercial breakthrough as a solo artist; simultaneously, it was a major crossover pop hit, peaking at No. 4 on the Billboard ...

Who doesn’t love dreamy country love songs? Whether you are on a hunt for the perfect playlist for Valentine’s Day or need something emotional to blast on your next road trip, or perhaps you’re just in the mood to stream ...

Homer and Jethro |Photo Credits: mandolincafe.com “The Battle of Kookamonga”: A Parody Taking back its roots in the 1930s, “The Battle of Kookamonga”  is a parody of “The Battle of New Orleans” (1959) by singer-songwriter Johnny Horton. It was composed ...

The kid in Black sings “Ring of Fire” (Youtube) Valor Yost, was a four year old boy when he proved himself not afraid of the intimidating crowd as he sing Johnny Cash’s classic song, “Ring of Fire.” In an unexpected instance, fame ...

Through the years, country songs about fire have been among the most popular ones in the genre – whether it’s about a burning desire to say something, representing a plethora of emotions, or literal fires burning things to the ground. ...

There’s a lot of talented artists who want to rule the Music Industry but only a few have rare talents, and not everyone can survive the fierce competition. Thus, being an artist is a big responsibility. It is not just ...

Johnny Cash Show: ABC Television Music Variety Show In 1970, the Johnny Cash Show featured Ray Charles, Neil Diamond, and Tammy Wynette. In the show’s 19th episode,  Ray Charles performed a version of “Ring Of Fire”, and a short version ...

Chuck Dauphin is undeniably one of the sweetest and most dedicated journalists that country music has ever had. Sadly, he died Wednesday night at 45. Chuck Dauphin and his Life Dauphin was what could be considered as a rare journalist. ...

It’s amazing how country gospel songs can affect anyone who hears them – country fan or not. They work wonders in touching those feelings of hope that we need to be reminded of in moments of failure and change – ...

Randy Travis with his red guitar (Photo by catcountry96.com) Sometimes, life will give us grapes while at times, it may give us lemons. Life is never perfect and so it will never be fair. Randy Travis is a proof and ...

“Love Me Tender” It is a song written by American composers George Poulton, and Ken Darby. American country legendary artist, Elvis Presley, recorded the song, and it was released on September 1956 from his album, Love Me Tender. It was then ...

Chris Stapleton Photo Credit: www.youtube.com When you work hard for something, it will pay off. However, if you just take things for granted whether it be your health or relationship, always expect the worst. In addition, you have to remember ...

Laura and Tommy were lovers He wanted to give her everything Flowers, presents And most of all, a wedding ring… He saw a sign for a stock car race A thousand dollar prize it read He couldn’t get Laura on ...

“Yesterday When I Was Young” was first known as “Hier Encore,” or “Only Yesterday.” The song was introduced byFrench singer-songwriter Charles Aznavour in 1964. Josie Pickering’s real life experience inspired the creation of the poem, that later turned into a song. She ...

(image from Youtube) Back in 2017, Reba McEntire brought the sense of spiritual renewal during the ACM awards night. The moment became special with a Grammy-nominated Contemporary Christian Music artist, Lauren Daigle. The pair rendered a stunning performance of “Back ...

In 1972, Tom T. Hall released the song “Old Dogs, Children And Watermelon Wine” as the second and final single album, The Storyteller. It went on becoming Hall’s third No. 1 on the U.S. country singles chart and even earned ...

Back in 2005, Johnny Cash’s emotional subtleties were captured with freshness through the movie, “Walk the Line.” The movie specifically focuses on his love story with June Carter. Joaquin Phoenix plays the role of the Man in Black, while Reese ...

When it comes to folk music, John Denver might be one of the most iconic names one could ever think of. His name alone rings a bell in almost every household and radio station. In fact, he was not just ...

Psalms is a book of the Old Testament that is composed of sacred songs and poems. It had a profound effect on the development of Christian Worship. Luke believed the psalms to be a source of guidance. Via cbn.com Psalms ...

  Roger Miller | Screen grabbed from Youtube Roger Miller was a prominent hitmaker in country music, particularly during the mid-1960s. Probably, he was best known for his song “King of the Road” which also became his alias. Before diving into the world ...

Randy Travis announces that he will release his new book. It’s called “Forever and Ever, Amen: A Memoir of Music, Faith, and Braving the Storms of Life.” https://www.facebook.com/randytravis/photos/a.193398907384/10155856240667385/?type=3&theater via Randy Travis’ Official Facebook Pace The country music superstar opens up ...

What a tremendous privilege on that we were made witnesses of the love and life of this country duo sensation, Joey + Rory! Stay with us as we trace back their beginnings and their overwhelming influence not just for the ...

image from (artelizdesouza – DeviantArt) I believe all of us once had a picture of an ideal relationship. We definitely know that nothing on this Earth is perfect. However, we have faith in the existence of a true love that ...

Can you still remember when Willie Nelson and Lee Ann Womack’s duet of “Mendocino County Line” won the Texans a Grammy award for Best Country Collaboration in 2002? It was absolutely one of the best moments in country music history. ...

No award show is totally safe from some kind of mishap. There are bound to be awkward moments. From the snooze-fests to the ‘oh snap’ moments, let’s take a look at the CMA’s long history. Charlie Rich Burns John Denver’s ...

Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real’s “Something Real” will give you a clear picture of why they are one of the best rock groups out there at the moment. The blasting groove is shifting in and out at full ...

In 1983, George Strait earned his second No. 1 hit on the Billboard’s Hot Country Songs chart, thanks to “A Fire I Can’t Put Out.” It was released as the fourth and final single off his album Strait from the ...

For those who have heard “Whiskey Lullaby,” you know it’s a truly heartbreaking and tragic song about betrayal, regret, and self-blame.  And the moment Brad Paisley heard the song; he knew he had to rec ord it. He enlisted another ...

Alabama (Screen shot from Youtube) The story began not in Alabama It doesn’t matter where you come from. You know the song “Sweet Home Alabama.” The lyrics are probably burned in your brain, and we doubt you can resist the ...

Throughout the band’s history, Allman Brothers songs helped define Southern rock. They seamlessly melded elements of country, heavy blues, jazz, and folk, into their own unique sound, which inspired artists from each of those genres over many generations. The band ...

One Song means a lot… When we hear the word dance, a lot of scenarios can fill our mind. We may think of a dance performance we are awed with. Well, that’s on the literal sense, because dance literally pertains ...

“I perform in places where I’m the only African-American and I’ve never had a bad experience. The problem is not with the fans, it’s with the executives – they’re trying to go with what’s worked before, and they’re trying to ...

“Right or Wrong” or “Right or Wrong (I’ll Be with You)” is a song by Wanda Jackson. The American country, rock, and Christian music artist herself wrote and recorded the said track. Originally, the song was the most important country ...

http://globaltexanchronicles.com/mel-tillis/ Mel Tillis is celebrating his 86th birthday today. With this, let’s all remember him by saying Happy Birthday! To celebrate with him, let’s backtrack a little and listen to his top charting singles. Mel Tillis was one of the ...

Hank Thompson is the man behind the famous “The Wild Side of Life” song. Originally released in 1952, the song became one of the most popular recordings in country music history. The song spent 15 weeks at Top 1 on the Billboard country charts. ...

Elvis Presley, Nancy Sinatra, Frank Sinatra: March 26, 1960: Fontainebleau Hotel. |Photo Credits: elvispresleyphotos.com The Classic Duet Truth be told, many of us would certainly love to see two legends perform together in one stage. In fact, if they were ...

Barbara Mandrell’s children were born into a life of wealth and fame. They grew up in a home of over 27,000 square feet. They grew up expecting visits from famous people. Well, that’s pretty normal when your mom’s a legendary ...

“Act Naturally” is a song that Johnny Russell and Voni Morrison penned. Originally, Buck Owens and the Buckaroos made the cover. Owen’s and the Buckaroos’ version became a chart topper on the Billboard Country Singles chart in 1963. This was Buck’s very first hit. In 1989, ...

“Love Me Tender” was one of Elvis Presley’s songs that rocked the airwaves in 1956 and up to these days it is still being played on the radio stations and televisions. Indeed, it was considered as one of Presley’s most ...

It was 49 years ago today that Merle Haggard recorded his classic pro-military tune, “The Fightin’ Side of Me.” The song was to serve as the follow-up single to the similarly patriotic “Okie From Muskogee,”.  The song catapulted the singer to country ...

Ray Price | Photo credit: open.spotify.com From the Holy Bible, we’ve learned of Peter as one of Jesus’ twelve apostles. As a matter of fact, the gospel books of Matthew, Mark, and Luke listed Peter as the first to be ...

Merle Haggard was one of the great American country artists back in 1937 to 2016. During his musical career, he received major awards from the Academy of Country Music, Country Music Association, and National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences. ...

The easy-listening melody present on Zac Brown Band’s ‘Toes’ captures everyone’s attention. It has a commercial success topping the charts of U.S. Billboard Hot 100 and U.S. Hot Country Songs. Get to know one of the best Zac Brown Band’s ...

Old 8 x 10 – An Album About Bits and Pieces of Love Old 8 x 10 by  Randy Travis was his 3rd album released in 1988 which rises on top of the Country chart in 1989. The following year, ...