Carena Liptak is a writer and editor in Nashville, Tenn. She is a fan of strong coffee and large-eared dogs. When not writing, she can be found chasin' that neon rainbow and livin' that honky-tonk dream.
Cody Johnson Tips His Hat to Willie Nelson’s Timeless Message With ‘Sad Songs and Waltzes’…
For Cody Johnson, this Willie Nelson classic is more than just a beautiful old country song -- it's an important reminder.
Tim McGraw’s New Book, ‘Songs of America,’ Will Look at Music Through a Cultural Lens
Tim McGraw and Pulitzer-winning historian Jon Meacham are bringing their distinct perspectives to some of our nation's most iconic songs in a new book.
Billy Dean Joins ‘American Idol’ Contestant to Cover Keith Urban’s ‘Stupid Boy’ [WATCH]
Plus, he took judge Lionel Richie for a walk down memory lane to discuss their friendships with Kenny Rogers.
Stella Parton Speaks Out Against Accused Sexual Predator Kirt Webster: ‘The Truth Will Com…
"The truth will come out eventually," she says.
Jerry Bradley’s Country Music Hall of Fame Induction Keeps a Family Tradition Going
Bradley celebrates his family's musical legacy and explains how he signed superstar group Alabama to RCA Records.
Ray Stevens’ Advice to His Younger Self? ‘Brace Yourself’
Stevens may have been a "loose cannon" as a young artist, but that mindset helped him be a pioneer.
Brooks & Dunn Were ‘Primed for Failure, Not Success’ When Their Career Began
"We knew what a long shot it was. We'd been kicking around for a long time ..."
Clint Black Talks 30th Anniversary of ‘Killin’ Time': ‘It Changed My Life, So It’s Fun to …
"I was never gonna stop. I'd made a decision in my teens that it was a life of music for me, whatever that means ..."
George Strait Salutes Police Officers in New Ballad, ‘The Weight of the Badge’ [LISTEN]
'He swore that oath to protect and serve / Puts his heart and soul into both those words...'
Rascal Flatts’ Failed Restaurant Deal Linked to Developer With Reported Mafia Ties
The alleged mobster developer, Frank Capri, also has ties to Toby Keith's failed restaurant venture.
Brett Young and Boyz II Men Jam Out With ‘Motownphilly’ on CMT ‘Crossroads’ [WATCH]
The episode airs in full later in March, but you can get a sneak peek now!
Trisha Yearwood Marks 20 Years as a Grand Ole Opry Member With Surprises and Special Memor…
What an unforgettable night!