January 2015 - One Country

Get to Know: Chris Stapleton

What are you listening to? Well, soon enough, it’s gonna be the unconventionally modern Chris Stapleton. The sharp-shooting scribe and former lead singer of Grammy-nominated The Steeldrivers, is gearing up to release his solo debut record Traveler May 5 and could be a viable candidate for Album of the Year on the horizon. In 2013, … Read more

CMA Songwriters Series Kicks Off 2015 Season

The CMA Songwriters Series began the 2015 season with two performances during the Sundance ASCAP Music Café’s CMA Songwriters Spotlight at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. #CMAsongwritersSeries at #Sundance ASCAP Music Cafe! #MusicIsLife #LifeWorthListening More shows to be announced soon pic.twitter.com/L38eUANYoo — Country Music Assoc. (@CountryMusic) January 30, 2015 Songwriters Jessi Alexander, … Read more

Story Behind the Song: Miranda Lambert’s “Girls”

Even if you don’t know much about country music, you know there is usually a story behind the song. We love this video of Miranda Lambert sharing the inspiration behind her hit single, “Girls.’” Besides her affinity for one word song titles, Miranda talks about the inspiration behind this song. “You can’t figure it out, … Read more

Story Behind the Song: “Raise ‘Em Up”

“Raise ‘Em Up” is an emotional song that’s simple and relatable. Keith Urban and Eric Church sing of the things in life that matter, that don’t matter and everything in between. The song is Urban’s new radio single, and the 5th single off of his last album, Fuse.   Eric Church’s Chief album meant so much … Read more

Billy Currington Releases “Don’t It” Video

We are excited to see Billy Currington‘s new music video for “Don’t It”. This is the lead single from his album We Are Tonight. Currington recently announced that he will team up with superstar Tim McGraw this summer on the 2015 Shotgun Rider Tour kicking off in June. This platinum-selling artist has some big plans … Read more

Carrie Underwood’s “Little Toy Guns” Video

How does Carrie Underwood follow-up a GRAMMY-nominated, No. 1 hit? With a song and video just as compelling, thoughtful and well, “rockin’” to steal a word from Carrie. The video has a mysterious vibe to it as it follows a relationship between a young girl and her parents. Meanwhile, a glowing Underwood, like for real … Read more

Super Bowl Drinks for All of Super Sunday

It’s time for the commercials I mean, the big game and everyone is coming to your place. Never fear! We have some of the most unique and delicious cocktail recipes that will make your guests forget they are eating hot dogs and chips. First let’s start with a breakfast-y drink. Cinnamon Toast Crunch This one … Read more