Taste of Country Staff hasn't taken a day off since he/she was born in December 2010. Staff is an avid fan of country music and country music only although he/she has a soft spot for artists like Taylor Swift and Kelly Clarkson. Other interests include live music, cold beer, pizza at midnight and photos of country music babies.
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Win a Trip to Live in the Vineyard With Sara Evans, Hunter Hayes + More!
It's a Napa Valley tradition that is embracing country music in 2017. Live In the Vineyard returns with Sara Evans, Hunter Hayes, Eric Paslay and more and you've got a chance to bring a friend to California, for free.
5 Reasons Little Big Town’s ‘The Breaker’ Deserves to Win CMA Album of the Year
Little Big Town are nominated for Album of the Year for The Breaker in the 2017 CMA Awards, and it's an honor they very much deserve.
5 Reasons ‘Blue Ain’t Your Color’ Deserves to Win Song of the Year at the 2017 CMA Awards
Keith Urban scored one of the biggest hits of a long career with "Blue Ain't Your Color," earning a CMA Awards 2017 nomination for Song of the Year. Urban deserves to win, for reasons we'll explore below.
5 Reasons ‘Tin Man’ Deserves to Win Song of the Year at the 2017 CMA Awards
Miranda Lambert is one of the most-nominated artists in the upcoming 2017 CMA Awards, including her nomination for Song of the Year for "Tin Man." Read on for all of the reasons she richly deserves the award.
5 Reasons ‘Body Like a Back Road’ Deserves to Win Song of the Year at the 2017 CMA Awards
Sam Hunt's runaway hit single "Body Like a Back Road" is nominated for Song of the Year at the 2017 CMA Awards, and it's not hard to make a case for why the smash hit song deserves to win.
Everything You Need to Know About the 2017 CMA Awards
Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood will return to host the 51st Annual CMA Awards on Nov. 8.
Sound Off: Will Tim McGraw and Faith Hill Lead the Top Country Videos of the Week?
Tim McGraw and Faith Hill have just dropped a new video, and they're looking for votes in the top country music videos of the week countdown.
At Least 59 Killed in Mass Shooting at Las Vegas’ Route 91 Festival
At least fifty-nine people are dead and more than 500 others injured after shots rung out during Jason Aldean's headlining performance at the 2017 Route 91 Festival in Las Vegas.
Sound Off: Can New Lady A, Lauren Alaina Videos Top Country Video of the Week Poll?
Home Free fans are dedicated, but so are Lauren Alaina's and her new video for "Doin' Fine" is just fine. That's just one new video added to the weekly Taste of Country Top 10 video poll.
No. 2: Loretta Lynn – Country’s Most Powerful Women of All Time
Any conversation that mentions country music's most powerful women of all time is bound to bring up Loretta Lynn. Her influence as a singer, songwriter and female trailblazer can't be overstated.
No. 3: Miranda Lambert – Country’s Most Powerful Women of All Time
Miranda Lambert is closer to 30 years old than 40 and she already has 14 combined Female Vocalist of the Year wins. Is that a mic-drop answer to any question about why she's No. 3 on this of country music's most powerful women?
No. 4: Reba McEntire: Country’s Most Powerful Women of All Time
Reba McEntire's career spoke for itself when it came time to decide country music's most powerful women.