10 Country Artists That Got Their Start on Reality Shows

Carrie Scotty Miranda on reality shows

Reality competition shows have become common place with U.S. audiences since “American Idol” debuted in 2002. Over the past 16 years, we have gotten to see fledgling singers become stars with sustainable careers in country music. More and more artists are being discovered in unconventional ways, which have now become the norm. From Carrie Underwood … Read more

American Currents Hall of Fame Exhibit Opens With Chris Young, Brothers Osborne and More

The stars came out Tuesday night (March 6) to get a sneak peek at the latest exhibition, American Currents: The Music of 2017, displayed at the Country Music Hall of Fame. The brand new exhibit takes a look at some of last year’s most significant moments in country, Americana, and bluegrass music. It will be … Read more

Chris Young Shows Off Florida’s Pretty Side In His New “Hangin’ On” Video

I don’t know what the point of a music video is today. They are obviously very expensive and can create some traction for a song on YouTube. But with on demand radio like Spotify and the disappearance of video countdown shows like TRL, they hardly seem to be worth the effort. But, despite my obvious … Read more

Kelly Clarkson Used Reba McEntire, Jesus, Her Farm and a Block to Get Justin Kilgore on Her Team During Premiere of “The Voice”

Chris Young has one of the most distinct and underrated voices in all of country music, so singing one of his songs on a reality TV competition like “The Voice,” is no easy task. But, Austin Kilgore went for it with his blind audition on season 14 of the NBC show and he got a … Read more

Chris Young Extends Losing Sleep Tour With 9 New Dates

Chris Young is having so much fun selling out tour dates across the country on his Losing Sleep Tour, that he has decided to extend the tour into September. The 32-year-old singer has added 9 more shows, including his first-ever hometown headlining appearance at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville. The winter leg of the tour kicked … Read more

Chris Young Does It Again With New Single, “Hangin’ On”

Dare we say that Chris Young has another hit on his hands. After scoring his 10th No. 1 single with “Losing Sleep,” the Tennessee native has dropped his latest offering, “Hangin’ On.” “‘Hangin’ On’ is one of my favorite songs on the record,” said Chris. “It’s just got so much energy. It was so much … Read more

17 Sexiest Country Music Songs, As Voted By One Country Readers

In the spirit of Valentine’s Day and sexy country music, we asked our readers to tell us what they think of when they think “sexiest country music song ever.” Turns out, most of them think about Conway Twitty, Josh Turner, Billy Currington and Keith Urban. Others think about a Chase Rice cover song and one … Read more

Chris Young Kicks Off Losing Sleep Tour With Surprise Guest

Chris Young may be losing some sleep on his latest headlining tour, but with the positive reaction from his loyal fans, he just doesn’t care. The “Sober Saturday Night” singer kicked off the opening weekend of his Losing Sleep World Tour, with three back-to-back sold out headlining shows in Indianapolis, Kansas City and St. Louis. … Read more

7 Must-See Country Music Tours That Kick Off in January

The new year means new singles, new albums and most certainly new tours. Some of country’s biggest stars are heading out on the road to kick off the new year. Chris Young, Cole Swindell, Miranda Lambert, Alan Jackson, Montgomery Gentry, Brad Paisley and Luke Bryan will be filling seats in arenas across the country starting … Read more

12 Country Music Stars Posing Next to Christmas Decorations

Some people absolutely love Christmas and all the decor that comes along with it. Others tolerate it. But, mostly, people just love taking pictures next to Christmas decor. Especially country music stars. 12 Country Music Stars Posing Next to Christmas Decorations: Ruston Kelly, Kacey Musgraves and Lindsey Ell next to a super fake tree. Whatever … Read more

Is Christmas Music The Worst or The Best?

This week on the podcast we tackle the second most polarizing genre in music– Christmas music. When can you listen to it? Should you listen to it? Why are people still recording it? What’s the best original Christmas music? Drew loves classic Christmas tunes from Nat King Cole and Bing Crosby. Lauren basically listens to … Read more