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Carrie Underwood’s “Cry Pretty” Video is an Inside Look at Fame Through Ugly Tears

Since its release, Carrie Underwood‘s “Cry Pretty” has resonated with fans and critics alike as one of the more personal tunes the superstar has ever released. And though Underwood doesn’t usually walk down dark alleys alone in full-glam, the video for the song also seems to be a pretty real look into what life is … Read more

Carrie Underwood Just Announced Her New Album ‘Cry Pretty’ Will Be Available September 14

It’s been almost 3 years since the release of Carrie Underwood‘s record-breaking album, Storyteller, which produced four No. 1 singles. And the country music superstar has now announced she will release the album, Cry Pretty, on September 14. The title track has entered the Billboard chart at No. 20. In a video, Carrie shared, “Sometimes, you get … Read more

Carrie Underwood’s “Cry Pretty” is An Emotional Look Back at the Last Year and You’ll Like It

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Carrie Underwood last released new music in 2016 with the single, “Dirty Laundry,” from her 2015 album, Storyteller. To say new music from Underwood is a welcomed-listen would be an understatement to most fans and the superstar’s new tune, “Cry Pretty” almost serves as an apology for the delay. Prior to releasing the song, written … Read more

7 Questions, Concerns and Got It Rights About the 53rd Annual ACM Awards Nominees

The nominees are set for the 53rd Annual ACM Awards. And like all awards shows– there were some hits and misses. 7 Questions, Concerns and Got It Rights About the 53rd Annual ACM Awards Nominees: 1. QUESTION AND CONCERN Entertainer of the Year Jason Aldean Garth Brooks Luke Bryan Chris Stapleton Keith Urban Though each … Read more

Carly Pearce’s “Hide The Wine” Video is Great Reminder to Drink Wine and Hide All the Empty Bottles

Last fall, Carly Pearce released her debut album, Every Little Thing, on the heels of her massively successful single of the same name. While “Every Little Thing” was easily one of the best country music songs of 2017 and the entire album was dangerously good– one song always stood out– “Hide The Wine.“ The tune, … Read more

13 Best Country Music Lyrics of the Year

As we near the end of 2017, it’s only fitting that One Country shares a few of those classic, end of the year lists. Like you, we are kind of bored with the typical end of the year lists, so we’re putting our own spin on a few! While songs like “Body Like A Back … Read more

6 Nashville Songwriters Singing Songs They Wrote For Other People

It’s no secret that Nashville is a town made up of songwriters. On almost any given night you can walk into any venue boasting live music and probably listen to a songwriter with a least a No. 1 hit to their credit, if not some other huge award. Hearing songwriters sing those hits others made … Read more

Carly Pearce’s “Hide the Wine” Will Make You Want to Drink All The Wine

If Carrie Underwood and Kelsea Ballerini had a baby that created a song with Maren Morris, it’d probably be Carly Pearce‘s “Hide the Wine.” If it sounds familiar that’s because– first, it’s a story almost every single every human has been through. And it was written by Ashley Gorley, Luke Laird and Hillary Lindsey. Together, … Read more

Thomas Rhett Gets Sentimental About True Love on New “Grave”

While Thomas Rhett has already done really well with sentimental love songs, his third album, Life Changes,, is already proving just how many life changes he’s actually been through. Rhett’s newest release from the album, “Grave” was written by Chris DeStefano (“Something In The Water,” “Kick the Dust Up”), Hillary Lindsey (“Girl Crush,” “Blue Ain’t … Read more

Are (Current) Female Country Music Songwriters Better Than Their Male Counterparts or Just More Vulnerable?

Throughout the last decade, if you were a female country music singer and your last name wasn’t Swift, Underwood or Lambert, you probably weren’t going to hear yourself on the radio. In the last couple of years, if you aren’t Carrie Underwood, you probably weren’t going to hear yourself on the radio. In 2015, thanks … Read more

Little Big Town’s “When Someone Stops Loving You” is a Real Look at the Other Side of Love

Little Big Town knows how to convey emotion through music. Their four-part harmonies are historic and their latest single, “When Someone Stop Loving You” is no different. Written by Hillary Lindsey, Lori McKenna and Chase McGill, the tune is a real life look at what happens when someone stops loving you. The words ring all … Read more

15 Awesome Finds at Songwriter Liz Rose’s Castilleja Boutique

Liz Rose is one of the most sought after songwriters in Nashville. She’s written with Taylor Swift and is one third of the Love Junkies with Lori McKenna and Hillary Lindsey. She’s also been a sought after home decorator. View this post on Instagram Our #bossbabe Liz 🌸 talks about her first solo album "Swimming … Read more