Grammys: Chris Stapleton’s Soulful Country

Unless you live in Nashville, or called yourself a fan of progressive bluegrass group The SteelDrivers, you probably didn’t know who Chris Stapleton was until the minute he and Justin Timberlake set the CMA Awards stage on fire, swapping licks and lyrics for eight primetime minutes with a stunning…

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Aubrie Sellers: (Kind of) Not Your Mother's Country

When your mother is Lee Ann Womack, your father country singer and songwriter Jason Sellers, and your stepfather is acclaimed producer Frank Liddle (Miranda Lambert, David Nail, Pistol Annies), music is, quite [![Lee Ann Womack and Aubrie Seller](/content/images/2016/01/Lee-Ann-Womack-and-Aubrey-150x150.jpg)](/content/images/2016/01/Lee-Ann-Womack-and-Aubrey.jpg)…

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Glenn Frey, Eagles co-founder, dies at 67

Glenn Frey, co-founder and guitarist of the Eagles, has died at 67. The band’s website posted the news late Monday. “It is with the heaviest of hearts that we announce the passing of our comrade, Eagles founder Glenn Frey, in New York City on Monday, January 18th, 2016,” the…

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American Music Award Winners 2015

The American Music Awards started off with a bang Sunday, as host Jennifer Lopez opened the event with a 10-minute dance routine that incorporated many of the year’s hottest songs, including “Uptown Funk,” “Girl Crush,” and “Hotline Bling,” When J-Lo shakes it, you take notice. Song collaborations were the…

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Chris Stapleton wins big at CMA Awards

If there was ever an indication of how mainstream country music’s appeal is changing, Justin Timberlake’s presence at the CMA’s sealed the deal. The fact the event was overshadowed by the celebrity news channels talking about Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani hiring a private jet to bring…

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Who Is Jana Kramer?

The actress-cum-country-music-singer hit Nashville at an inconvenient time, but that hasn’t stopped her from turning heads and releasing hits. With her sophomore album thirty one  just out of the gate, and the lead-off single “I Got the Boy” climbing the country charts, Jana Kramer is sitting pretty. The singer,…

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