Kelleigh Bannen Ushers In Christmas In Her Own Unique Way

Kelleigh Bannen is ushering in Christmas in her own special way. Just when you thought you heard every possible version of “Deck The Halls” or “O Holy Night,” Kelleigh is putting her own soulful spin on the Christmas classics. “I love Christmas music. It was some of the first music I knew as a child,” … Read more

Lindsay Ell, Kalie Shorr, and Kelleigh Bannen Turned Taylor Swift’s “Look What You Made Do” Into a Country Music Masterpiece

If you’re asking me and you aren’t, the worst song on Taylor Swift’s reputation album is “Look What You Made Me Do.” It’s abrasive, tone-deaf and without the three-part harmonies of Lindsay Ell, Kalie Shorr, and Kelleigh Bannen. The women put together a country remix of Taylor’s abrasive pop hit and made it into a … Read more

10 Women in Country Music Who Deserve to Breakout Already

Women are underrated. Somehow (even though it’s not exactly a mystery), we are still combating equal rights, which is terrifyingly reflected on the airwaves. Looking at the country radio charts any given week, there might be two or three solo women present ⎯⎯ but even that is becoming a rarity these days. With Carrie Underwood … Read more

Keleigh Bannen Puts New Spin on Christmas Classic “Deck The Halls”

Here’s a rendition of “Deck the Halls” we bet you never heard before. Kelleigh Bannon is taking the Christmas classic and putting her own twist on the familiar song. Produced by Justin Glasco (The Lone Bellow), Bannen’s rendition adds a rootsy twist to the traditional Christmas classics. “I have always had a special obsession with … Read more

Kelsea Ballerini Threw a Party for the Women of Country Music and It Was a Blast

Last night (June 26), Kelsea Ballerini decided to have a party just to support females in country music. No special occasion, just an opportunity to talk about their triumphs and their challenges. And it looks like everyone was there. RaeLynn, Lauren Alaina, Cassadee Pope, Lindsay Ell, Kelleigh Bannen, Bailey Brown and Maggie Rose, just to … Read more

Little Big Town Covered The Eagles With Help from Kelleigh Bannen During Crash My Playa

The members of Little Big Town must’ve been a part of some other legendary rock group in another life the way they effortlessly cover classic tunes over and over again. Most recently, during Luke Bryan’s Crash My Playa, the reigning CMA Vocal Group of the Year covered The Eagles’ classic, “Heartache Tonight” with a little … Read more

Kelleigh Bannen’s Christmas Carol Covers Are a Must-Hear This Holiday Season

If you follow Kelleigh Bannen on social media, you’ve seen her posting covers of her favorite Christmas carols. Well, they are extraordinary, so I’ve compiled them here for you to hear. Give ’em a listen and sing along: “Mele Kalikimaka” View this post on Instagram 🌴Mele Kalikimaka🌴 I've always had a little place in my … Read more

Playlist: Summertime Mixtape

The heat of summertime is reaching its apex, as July is slowly beginning its descent into August. The water coolers are packed with select adult beverages, the pickup truck is topped off with gas and all your rowdy friends are comin’ over tonight. What better what to celebrate the moment than a mixtape? One Country … Read more

Kelleigh Bannen Gives Us a Behind the Scenes Look at the Making of Her Ultra-Cool ‘Cheap Sunglasses’ EP

Country music artist (and totally babe) Kelleigh Bannen has gifted us with the perfect summer playlist, and it’s called Cheap Sunglasses. Complete with songs to fit every mood and occasion, the 35-year-old songstress’ latest EP is the perfect soundtrack for those long, chill summer days and fun, rowdy summer nights. Basically, you’re never going to … Read more

Kelleigh Bannen’s ‘Cheap Sunglasses’ EP is the Perfect Summer Jam

Every summer, I tend to crave new music. Your favorite summer songs are great, but sometimes you want a new jam in your headphones. Kelleigh Bannen has created the perfect collection of summer song with her new EP, Cheap Sunglasses. “This project really pushed me out of my comfort zone and into my sweet spot,” … Read more

Carrie Underwood Invites Kellie Pickler, Lauren Alaina, Jana Kramer and Kelleigh Bannen on Stage for “Before He Cheats”

Carrie Underwood is practicing what she preaches. When the Academy of Country Music Awards asked Carrie to headline the first night of the 4th Annual ACM Party for a Cause festival, she was also asked who she would like to be on the bill with her. She told ACM Tempo magazine, “Can we just ask … Read more

New Music of the Week: Kelleigh Bannen’s “Smoke When I Drink”

If you like smokin’ and drinkin’…or maybe just edgy and fun new music, Kelligh Bannen’s “Smoke When I Drink” is definitely going to set your speakers on fire. Bannen is playing to her vices in her second single of 2014 and the result is a hard rockin’ performance featuring a banjo and a keyed up … Read more