Laine Hardy; Photo by Robby Klein

Laine Hardy Shares Songs That Remind Him Of His ‘Tiny Town’

Posted on September 28, 2020

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Lauren Jo Black

Laine Hardy recently released “Tiny Town,” an ode to his hometown of Livingston, Louisiana (pop. 2,000). Written by Michael Tyler…

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Carly Pearce; Photo by Allister Ann

Carly Pearce Shares Songs That Inspired ‘Next Girl’ In Exclusive Playlist Takeover

Posted on September 20, 2020

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Lauren Jo Black

Carly Pearce is making waves with her hit new single “Next Girl.” Co-written by Pearce alongside Shane McAnally and Josh…

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Eric Church, Carrie Underwood, Mickey Guyton, Kane Brown, Miranda Lambert

ACM Awards 2020: Re-Live The Night’s Five Best Performances

Posted on September 17, 2020

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Lauren Jo Black

The 55th Academy of Country Music Awards aired on Wednesday (Sept. 16), bringing a small sense of normalcy to an…

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Lainey Wilson

Lainey Wilson Shares Her Personal Song Picks: ‘I Like My Music Fresh but Familiar’

Posted on September 11, 2020

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Lauren Jo Black

Lainey Wilson is quickly making a name for herself as one of country music’s hottest up-and-coming artists. With her unique…

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Teddy Robb; Photo by Robert Chavers

Playlist Takeover: Teddy Robb Hand-Picks Songs By George Strait, Lee Ann Womack & More

Posted on August 31, 2020

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Lauren Jo Black

Teddy Robb is celebrating the recent release of his new single, “Heaven On Dirt,” by taking over the Country Now…

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Kane Brown, Lauren Alaina; Photo by Andrew Wendowski, Music Mayhem

Lauren Alaina Is Country Music’s Go-To Duet Partner — Here’s A List To Prove It

Posted on August 25, 2020

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Lauren Jo Black

In the past few years, Lauren Alaina has become Nashville’s go-to duet partner, collaborating on songs with artists such as…

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Maddie Tae, Morgan Wallen, Gabby Barrett

Country Now On the BobbyCast: The Top 5 Songs of 2020 (So Far)

Posted on August 14, 2020

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Lauren Jo Black

Multi-media personality Bobby Bones invited me to join him on the latest episode of the BobbyCast to chat about the…

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Photo Courtesy We The Kingdom

Five Things You Need To Know About We The Kingdom

Posted on August 12, 2020

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Lauren Jo Black

Contemporary Christian/Country band We The Kingdom just released their debut album, Holy Water. The project features 12 tracks, including the…

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Photo Courtesy The Chicks

Five Reasons Why The Chicks’ ‘Gaslighter’ is Just the Beginning for the Band

Posted on July 20, 2020

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Carena Liptak

After The Chicks’ now-infamous exile from the country mainstream, it seemed to many as if the band might never recover….

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Trisha Yearwood; Photo by Russ Harrington

10 Best Trisha Yearwood Songs

Posted on July 1, 2020

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Lauren Jo Black

Did your favorite Trisha Yearwood tracks make the cut?

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