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Alabama + Tennessee River

“Tennessee River”: The Song That Launched Alabama’s Country Reign

Here’s why “Tennessee River” is so close to the hearts of the legendary country band, Alabama. 

Waylon Jennings' Controversial Exit from We Are The World Recording Session

“No Good Ol’ Boy Sings in Swahili”: Waylon Jennings’ Exit from “We Are the World”

In 1985 at the A&M Studios in Los Angeles, in the middle of the recording session of “We Are The World,” Waylon Jennings made his exit.

Zach Bryan + Pink Skies

Zach Bryan’s “Pink Skies” Explores Loss and Love

Zach Bryan’s hit song “Pink Skies” mourns and celebrates the beauty of life’s unpredictability.

Hank Williams - Hey Good Lookin'

Hank Williams’ Relatable Charm in “Hey, Good Lookin’” 

Hank Williams showcased his knack for a catchy melody and relatable lyrics in his 1951 self-penned track “Hey, Good Lookin’.” 

Travis Tritt + Help Me Hold On

Travis Tritt Begs His Lover For One More Chance In “Help Me Hold On”

Country singer Travis Tritt earned his first number-one hit in a heartbreaking plea of a song titled “Help Me Hold On.” Here’s the story. 

Carrie Underwood Falls Off Stage on Tail End of South Carolina Concert

Carrie Underwood Rocks Carolina Country Music Fest Despite Rain

Carrie Underwood had just finished singing Guns N’ Roses “Welcome To The Jungle” at the Carolina Country Music Fest when the rain started pouring. 

Billy Ray Cyrus Files for Divorce from Firerose, Seeks Annulment on Grounds of Fraud

Billy Ray Cyrus Files for Divorce from Firerose, Cites Fraud

Billy Ray Cyrus is headed to the divorce road with Firerose after finding irreconcilable differences and inappropriate marital conduct.

Travis Tritt + Best of Intentions

Travis Tritt Made A Career Comeback With “Best of Intentions”

Travis Tritt’s comeback single “Best of Intentions” was his first number-one in six years, and it got him back on the map. Check it out. 

Sonny James Death

A Moment To Remember: Country Singer Sonny James’ Death At 87

In 2016, country music mourned the death of the “Young Love” singer, Sonny James, in a hospice facility in Nashville at 87. 

Wynonna Sings Coal Miner's Daughter with Loretta Lynn's Granddaughter Emmy Russell - Idol

Wynonna Judd Joins Emmy Russell On Idol To Sing “Coal Miner’s Daughter”

Emmy Russell may not have earned a finale spot on Americal Idol Season 22, but she made her mark with a duet with Wynonna Judd. 

Johnny Cash + Forty Shades of Green

“Forty Shades of Green”: Johnny Cash’s Ode to Ireland

Country legend Johnny Cash describes how beautiful Ireland is in his hit song “Forty Shades of Green.” 

Randy Travis A Country Legend's Fight for His Voice and His Legacy

What Happened to Randy Travis After Massive Stroke and Dire Financial Situation?

Nowadays, Randy Travis spends most of his days with his wife, Mary Davis-Travis, at their ranch just outside Tioga, near Lake Ray Roberts in Cooke County.

Lukas Nelson And Sierra Ferrell + Crying Time

Lukas Nelson & Sierra Ferrell Harmonize on Buck Owens’ “Crying Time”

It’s a beautiful day with Lukas Nelson on the piano, singing along to Sierra Ferrell’s spellbinding voice to the tune of “Crying Time.”

Ashley Cooke on making country music history with her debut album

Ashley Cooke Reaches a Milestone with Debut Album “Shot in the Dark”

Ashley Cooke arrives at the country music scene to turn heads with Shot in the Dark album. Find out more about the country rookie’s big breakthrough!

Carly Pearce Reveals Heart Condition

Carly Pearce Reveals Heart Condition, What’s Next?

Country singer Carly Pearce shares her heart diagnosis with fans on social media and how it will affect the upcoming tour performances. 

Home Free Member, Adam Rupp, Stuns in His Vocalized Drum Solo

Adam Rupp of Home Free Showcases His Vocalized Drum Solo

When people doubt you, you just have to show them what you can do. So Home Free’s member Adam Rupp took the stage and had to prove his doubters wrong.

Ashley Cooke + Your Place

Ashley Cooke Rises on the Charts with her Breakup Ballad “Your Place”

Do you have a clingy ex who cheated on you? If he irritates you so badly, simply put Ashley Cooke’s “Your Place” on repeat!

Jerry Jeff Walker + Mr. Bojangles

The Unexpected Story Behind Jerry Jeff Walker’s Hit Song “Mr. Bojangles”

Here’s the unexpected story behind Jerry Jeff Walker’s hit song Mr. Bojangles – a story listeners weren’t expecting. 

Dolly Parton Imagine

Dolly Parton’s Emotional Rendition Of John Lennon’s Hit Song “Imagine”

Let’s imagine a world in peace with Dolly Parton’s emotional cover of John Lennon’s hit song “Imagine.”

I Will Follow You + Ricky Nelson

Ricky Nelson’s Undying Devotion: A Look at “I Will Follow You”

The young Ricky Nelson surprised everyone when he released his cover of the hit country song “I Will Follow You.”

Jelly Roll & Lainey Wilson + Save Me

Jelly Roll’s Remix Version Of “Save Me” With Lainey Wilson Will Take You To Church

Jelly Roll’s decision to feature Lainey Wilson in his remix version of “Save Me” is undeniably one of the best decisions he has ever made. 

Doug Kershaw Facts

5 Interesting Facts You Should Know About Doug Kershaw

A living legend in country music, Doug Kershaw’s mastery of playing the fiddle is truly unrivaled. Here are more facts you should know about him.

Hellbound Glory + Tanya Tucker + Better Hope You Die Young

Hellbound Glory features Tanya Tucker for the Single “Better Hope You Die Young”

If you’re living your life recklessly with no regard for the future, you might want to consider listening to Hellbound Glory and Tucker’s song “Better Hope You Die Young” first. 

Dolly Parton + 9 to 5

Dolly Parton’s 1980 Track “9 to 5” Is More Than Just A Catchy Tune – It’s A Powerful Anthem 

Dolly Parton’s “9 to 5” is more than just a catchy tune. It’s a powerful anthem that captures the struggles of working people, especially women.

LeAnn Rimes + I Will Always Love You

LeAnn Rimes Incredible Cover of “I Will Always Love You” is Awe-inspiring

Proving her vocal prowess deserves a spot in the country music hall, Rimes performs an impressive cover of “I Will Always Love You” by Dolly Parton. 

Lukas Nelson Enlists Sierra Ferrell for the Cover We Didn't Know We Needed

Lukas Nelson & Sierra Ferrell Team Up for Powerful Country Cover of Adele’s “Someone Like You”

Ever wondered what Adele songs could have been if they were country? You’d be amazed to find out what Lukas Nelson’s cover of “Someone Like You” sounds like.

Lil Nas X Laments He Wasn't 'Able To Experience' Beyoncé's Country Music Success

Lil Nas X Wishes He Experienced The Same Success In Country As Beyoncé Did

While Lil Nas X celebrates Queen Bey's success in the country genre, he admits that he wishes it had also happened to him. 

Zach Bryan Furious Over Pink Skies Heading to Pop Radio, Unloads NSFW Rant “I Never Approved This

Is “Pink Skies” a Pop Song? This is What Zach Bryan Says

Country singer Zach Bryan is furious that “Pink Skies” is heading to Pop Radio, a move he never approved.

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Jelly Roll Pens An Emotional Thank You Post After Winning At the 2024 ACM Awards

Jelly Roll won Music Event of the Year at the 2024 ACM Awards for his track “Save Me,” featuring fellow country powerhouse Lainey Wilson. 

Travis Tritt + Foolish Pride

What does Travis Tritt’s Single “Foolish Pride” Say about Complicated Love Stories?

How do stubborn egos ruin a good relationship? Well, Travis Tritt’s “Foolish Pride” will tell you just as much.

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