Carrie Horton is a freelance writer and project manager based in Nashville, Tenn. She graduated from Concordia University in Portland, Ore., with a degree in English and has been writing and listening to music for as long as she can remember. After more than five years in the non-profit world, she made the leap into full-time freelance writing and hasn’t looked back. When she’s not out looking for adventure, you can probably find her exploring nature or at a neighborhood coffee shop reading a good book or talking with friends.
Florida Georgia Line Brush Off Their Haters, Do Right by Their Fans
Florida Georgia Line are one of the most popular acts in country music, which means that there's almost always chatter going on about the duo. But when it comes to negative comments and critics, Brian Kelley and Tyler Hubbard are taking a cue from Taylor Swift and shaking it off.
Blake Shelton Lost Big on Betting With Luke Bryan
Blake Shelton may be happy with his win for Male Vocalist of the Year at the 2014 CMA Awards, but he's probably even more happy that he didn't make a bet with Luke Bryan about it beforehand. The country singer's made that mistake before -- and it cost him big.
Kacey Musgraves Almost Gave Katy Perry Her Song of the Year
Kacey Musgraves may have won big at the CMA Awards with her song, 'Follow You Arrow,' but she says that someone else almost owned it -- pop star Katy Perry.
Keith Urban Calls Attention to Pancreatic Cancer in New PSA
Keith Urban is adding his voice to raise awareness for pancreatic cancer.
Maddie and Tae First Female Duo in Country Airplay Top 10 Since 2007
Maddie & Tae have already challenged the status quo when it comes to country music, and now the dynamic duo is making history, too! After their hit 'Girl in a Country Song' broke into the Top 10 on Billboard's Country Airplay chart, the pair became the first female-driven twosome …
Carrie Underwood’s ‘Something in the Water’ Video Makes a Splash on Twitter
Carrie Underwood was the queen of multi-tasking at the 2014 CMA Awards when she debuted her 'Something in the Water' video via Twitter during the show's broadcast!
Miranda Lambert Debuts ‘Smokin’ and Drinkin” at the 2014 CMA Awards
Miranda Lambert debuted her new single 'Smokin' and Drinkin'' during a striking collaboration with Little Big Town at the 2014 CMA Awards.
Luke Bryan Wins Entertainer of the Year at the 2014 CMA Awards
Luke Bryan took home the big one! Say hello to the 2014 CMA Entertainer of the Year.
Carrie Underwood Performs ‘Something In the Water’ at the 2014 CMA Awards
Carrie Underwood's performance of 'Something In the Water' at the 2014 CMA Awards was one to remember.
Blake Shelton Wins Male Vocalist of the Year at 2014 CMA Awards
Blake Shelton took home his fifth (that’s right, fifth!) statue for Male Vocalist of the Year at the 2014 CMA Awards.