Miranda Lambert Lists
From architects of the genre like Hank Williams and Jimmie Rodgers to game-changers Garth Brooks and Shania Twain
From Miranda Lambert's fiery main-stage return to Luke Combs' star-making turn
From Chris Stapleton's poignant "Fire Away" to Jonny Fritz's naked "Stadium Inn"
Miranda Lambert, Sturgill Simpson, Margo Price and more of the year's best
See which hit from country superstar topped the list
Monumental albums are on the way by Miranda Lambert, Drive-By Truckers, Kenny Chesney, Willie Nelson and more
See which song managed to top "Me and Your Cigarettes" and "Dear Diamond"
From Conway Twitty's many musical pickup lines to Faith Hill's date with some satin sheets
Buck Owens, Bocephus and Brad Paisley: 50 LPs that will twang your head
Luke Bryan's selfie shame and Trisha Yearwood's revealing new business idea highlight backstage moments not captured by cameras
From Carrie Underwood's tire slashing to Johnny Cash's sucker punches, count down the best tunes about getting even
Little Big Town's shocker, Keith Urban's rocker and more of the songs stuck in our heads this year
From ham-it-up hosts to head-scratching performances, we single out the highs and lows of the live show
The greatest statements from the year's outsiders, small town heroes and American middle class
From Miranda Lambert "smoking" with Little Big Town to Vince Gill's teary tribute, the water cooler moments from country's biggest night