From Reba McEntire's sharp return as host to Carrie Underwood's show-stopping performance
"I echo Dolly [Parton]'s sentiments when she said, 'If you want to be in show business, keep your damn mouth shut'"
Clip from October 1981 features the future country icon performing two songs, including her first Top Ten hit '(You Lift Me) Up to Heaven'
53rd Academy of Country Music Awards, hosted by Reba McEntire, will be held April 15th in Las Vegas
Cyndi Lauper, Reba McEntire, Sting and others reflect on women's place in the music industry
From Best Country Song to Best Americana Album, the complete country and Americana rundown
Gender-bending 'Roadhouse' homage puts McEntire's musical and comedic skills on display
Named for the "rags to riches" writer, the award recognizes perseverance and giving back
Maren Morris and Niall Horan, Brad Paisley with Kane Brown, and Dierks Bentley and Rascal Flatts will also pair up for live telecast
"All In for the Gambler: Kenny Rogers' Farewell Concert Celebration" will mark Rogers' retirement from live performance
Recorded on this day in 1970 by songwriter Bobbie Gentry, "Fancy" became a centerpiece of McEntire's show two decades later
Country Music Hall of Famer, who first played the famous stage in 1977, will return to the Grand Ole Opry on September 22nd
Lee Ann Womack and Brandy Clark are also on the bill, held July 12th at the intimate City Winery in Nashville
Ryman Auditorium show includes John Prine and benefits organization for women who have survived trafficking and prostitution
Off-Broadway production based on the song about a daughter escaping poverty by any means necessary will get a trial run on March 16th and 17th