[Listen] Newcomer Walker Hayes Honors “90s Country” Favorites With This Fun Summer Romp

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If you ask any current young country artists who their influences are, it wouldn’t be surprising to hear them name at least one superstar from the 1990s. The era that produced favorites like Tim McGraw, Dixie Chicks, and Kenny Chesney was almost as diverse as today’s country with sounds that ranged from neo-traditional to pop … Read more

Jackie Verna’s Slightly Updated Version of “Strawberry Wine” on “The Voice” Was Really, Really Great

In not-so-shocking fashion, fans of “The Voice” chose a lot of country songs for contestants during the show’s Top 11 performances. #TeamAdam’s Jackie Verna was able to show off her musicality with the ever-impressive Deana Carter hit, “Strawberry Wine.” Though it’s hard to quantify, this has to be one of the most covered songs of … Read more

Kelly Clarkson Sang Reba’s “Why Haven’t I Heard From You” During Blake Shelton’s ACM Awards After Party and It Was INSANE

Very few people can sing a Reba McEntire song on demand. But, very few people are as talented as Kelly Clarkson. So, of course, she can do it. After taking the stage with Reba during the 53rd Annual ACM Awards, Kelly headed over to Blake Shelton’s after party where she surprised the crowd and surprised … Read more

10 GIFs That Prove Reba McEntire’s 1994 Performance of “Why Haven’t I Heard From You” is One of Country Music’s Greatest

In 1994 Reba released her single, “Why Haven’t I Heard From You” as the first single from her Read My Mind album. The song was as a sassy callout of a gentleman for not getting in touch via telephone when he said he would. The lyrics are hilariously old school now, “Baby you can dial … Read more

American Idol May Have Found The New George Strait

“American Idol” has fielded a wide range of musicians for its new season. But the most represented group are country artists. One more to add to the fray is Drake Milligan, a teenager with a name so perfect for Nashville it almost seems fake. Drake has worked as an Elvis impersonator but took on “You Look … Read more

9 Time Travel Videos from Tracy Lawrence That Should Be Watched and Celebrated in Order

In the 1990s, Tracy Lawrence was at the top of his game and the top of the country music charts pretty regularly. One of the things that made Lawrence so special (besides his lyrics and perfect twang) was his series of time travel videos that were just cheesy as hell and pretty perfect. Years later … Read more

6 Country Music Songs You Won’t Believe Are 20 Years Old

In 1998, the country music charts were dominated by new, pop-ish country music hits from Shania Twain and Faith Hill, but still featured multiple No. 1s from Garth Brooks, George Strait and Tim McGraw. Honestly, it is kind of hard to believe that 1998 was 20 years ago and McGraw is still on the charts, … Read more

Kacey Musgraves Covering Brooks and Dunn’s “Neon Moon” Is Literally Amazing

In 1992, Brooks & Dunn released “Neon Moon” as the third single from their Brand New Man album. It went to No. 1 and is one of their most well known hits, which is probably why Kacey Musgraves has decided to cover it while out on the Breakers Tour with Little Big Town. Kacey’s version … Read more

Lauren Alaina Nailed Shania Twain’s “Any Man Of Mine” With Help from Jon Pardi (In An Amazing ’90s Shirt)

If any current country music ladies have the zeal, spunk and sass of Shania Twain circa 1995, Lauren Alaina is definitely on that list. Recently, we’ve heard Lauren cover Shania’s “You’re Still The One” and Lea Ann Womack’s “I Hope You Dance,” but after seeing her on stage performing Shania’s “Any Man of Mine,” those … Read more

Maren Morris Covering Deana Carter’s “Strawberry Wine” Might Be the Greatest Thing We’ve Ever Heard

I know people say things like “Adele could sing the phone book and sound good” or “Ronnie Dunn” could read the McDonald’s menu and I’d buy it, but that’s how I feel about Maren Morris‘ vocal and genre range. The singer-songwriter can truly do it all and she’s still a bit underrated in my opinion. … Read more

Trisha Yearwood Invited Kelsea Ballerini to Sing “She’s In Love With the Boy” and They Both Freaked Out in the Cutest Way

As Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood are finishing up their historic 3-year, cross country tour with 7 nights at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, a few people, like Kelsea Ballerini, are trying to go as many times as possible. First, Kelsea and her crew went and she did a meet-and-greet with husband Morgan Evans and Garth. … Read more

Red Marlow Advances to Top 4 on “The Voice” After Singing Alabama’s “Dixieland Delight”

After an evening full of performances and learning that Chloe Kohanski, Addison Agen and Brooke Simpson would be moving on to the Final Four of “The Voice,” contestants Adam Cunningham, Noah Mac, and Red Marlow were all given the opportunity to sing for the Instant Save. Before he could sing, coach Blake Shelton adjusted his … Read more