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  • Rodney Crowell On Nashville's Evolution

    Rodney Crowell On Nashville's Evolution | VIDEO

    "Poet" is an elusive term that, arguably, any songwriter would eagerly aspire to. However, ironically for such a creative pool, very few musicians actually can claim – or even merely accept – this title.  Although Rodney Crowell, who despite four...

    July 17, 2014 12:05 PM ET
  • Natalie Stovall and the Drive Live

    Natalie Stovall and the Drive Live | VIDEO

    "It is an interesting thing when you're called a new artist...when you’ve been doing it for a really long time," smiles new-but-not-really-new Nashville phenomenon Natalie Stovall. "I keep hearing that it takes 10 years to become an...

    July 10, 2014 11:25 AM ET
  • Lucy Hale On Acting And Music

    Lucy Hale On Acting And Music | VIDEO

    Lucy Hale is, perhaps unfairly, one of the last people most would expect to record a country music album – just for the simple reason that she is a bona fide Hollywood star, and, let's face it,...

    June 5, 2014 11:25 AM ET
  • Carlene Carter Plays 'Carter Girl'

    Carlene Carter Plays 'Carter Girl' | VIDEO

    Carlene Carter has one of those personalities that make it difficult to be somber when she's in the room. The singer's infectious laugh and lighthearted banter fill the studio where she is performing songs from her latest...

    May 21, 2014 11:10 AM ET
  • Hunter Hayes on 'Storyline'

    Hunter Hayes on 'Storyline' | VIDEO

    Hunter Hayes is not an artist of few words...or few of anything, for that matter. The Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter is prolific in every area of his career, be it the number of instruments he plays, the vault of...

    May 14, 2014 5:50 PM ET
  • Josh Thompson Tells It Like It Is

    Josh Thompson Tells It Like It Is | VIDEO

    Okay, okay. So it must be totally disconcerting when a musician walks into an interview expecting to discuss his art...and ends up fielding questions about his hair. However, Josh Thompson is a pretty good sport when it...

    May 7, 2014 3:10 PM ET
  • Eric Paslay Covers 'I Shall Believe'

    Eric Paslay Covers 'I Shall Believe' | VIDEO

    Eric Paslay knows a thing or two about songwriting: In addition to his self-titled debut album, released in February and which boasts every single song written or co-written by himself, the country musician has written for fellow...

    April 24, 2014 5:42 PM ET
  • Easton Talks New Album, Florida Country, and 'Clockwork'

    Easton Talks New Album, Florida Country, and 'Clockwork' | ARTICLE

    Florida may not be the first place that comes to mind when one considers southern living, country music, and farming lifestyles. However, native son Easton Corbin is...

    April 17, 2014 5:05 PM ET
  • Dan + Shay Perform '19 You + Me' Live

    Dan + Shay Perform '19 You + Me' Live | VIDEO

    Hot country duo Dan + Shay are starting off the month of April with a string of accolades: The pair released its debut, "Where It All Began," on the first of the month...then followed that up with...

    April 10, 2014 4:50 PM ET
  •  Sheryl Crow on Going Country

    Sheryl Crow on Going Country | VIDEO

    Some may have been surprised when superstar Sheryl Crow -- who's best known for her pop-oriented slateof hits, such as "All I Want to Do" and "Soak Up the Sun" -- decided to make a move to...

    March 28, 2014 1:45 PM ET
  • Billy Ray Cyrus and Dionne Warwick

    Billy Ray Cyrus and Dionne Warwick | VIDEO

    "It was all about timing and purpose." That's how Billy Ray Cyrus explains his -- surprising to some -- collaboration with vocal legend Dionne Warwick. The pair have released a moving ballad, "Hope is Just Ahead" which...

    March 19, 2014 11:05 AM ET
  • Spandau Ballet Return to the U.S.

    Spandau Ballet Return to the U.S. | VIDEO

    Spandau Ballet has — as the lyrics of their signature hit, "True," attest — "come back again." A full 28 years since their last U.S. performance, the British New Romantic pioneers took the stage at Austin's Vulcan Gas...

    March 13, 2014 3:45 PM ET
  • You Really Can't Slow Sara Evans Down

    You Really Can't Slow Sara Evans Down | VIDEO

    Sara Evans has been having a very busy day. By the time she arrives at the Ram Country studios to perform music from her brand-new album, she's already done five straight hours of radio interviews, and is...

    March 12, 2014 9:55 AM ET
  • Rapper Damani Nkosi Pairs With Musiq Soulchild for New Video!

    Rapper Damani Nkosi Pairs With Musiq Soulchild for New Video! | ARTICLE

    Inglewood, Calif.-bred rapper Damani Nkosi is one of the few artists out there with an authentically self-made pedigree: Raised with a passion for the culture, he worked his way through Los Angeles's hip-hop underground, eventually attracting attention...

    March 6, 2014 11:30 AM ET
  • The Eli Young Band On Their New Album

    The Eli Young Band On Their New Album | VIDEO

    The Eli Young Band have seen a lot of things happen since meeting each other in college some time ago: Number one hits, major label deals, career-defining album releases, marriage, fatherhood. Still, the main thing that matters...

    March 5, 2014 10:25 AM ET
  • Frankie Ballard on Detroit's Influences

    Frankie Ballard on Detroit's Influences | VIDEO

    Although Frankie Ballard has just released his sophomore album, "Sunshine & Whiskey," and is having absolutely no trouble distinguishing himself in country-music central Nashville, he still finds himself having to explain one thing: His Great Lake State...

    February 21, 2014 10:30 AM ET
  • Nashville's Outlaw Grammy Winners

    Nashville's Outlaw Grammy Winners | ARTICLE

    Kacey Musgraves, who is up for a remarkable four Grammy Awards on Sunday, has been shaking things up not only on the Nashville...

    January 24, 2014 11:45 AM ET
  • Rosanne Cash On Her Family History

    Rosanne Cash On Her Family History | VIDEO

    Rosanne Cash certainly knows how to write her own story — in addition to her extensive repertoire of confessional and emotionally revealing songwriting, the daughter of Johnny Cash has also penned a memoir and contributed many essays...

    January 22, 2014 6:34 PM ET
  • Ray Benson Duets With Willie Nelson

    Ray Benson Duets With Willie Nelson | VIDEO

    Texas musical institution Ray Benson, who's also known as the frontman of Western Swing legends Asleep at the Wheel, has a lot of accolades to his name (including nine Grammy awards and a heavyweight producer's resume). He...

    January 16, 2014 6:18 PM ET
  • Premiere: Knight Blade's 'I Got That Weed'

    Premiere: Knight Blade's 'I Got That Weed' | VIDEO

    Having a little trouble easing back into the work/school routine after the holidays? Here's just the thing to take the edge off...or, at least put you in a more mellow state of mind!  Knight Blade, a new dancehall/hip-hop/rock...

    January 6, 2014 10:05 AM ET
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