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Chris Lane Reaches Back to ‘Timeless’ Influences for ‘Laps Around the Sun’
"I ultimately wanted songs that would take people places."
Everything We Know About Eric Church’s New Album, ‘Desperate Man’
The album is scheduled for release on Oct. 5, 2018.
Story Behind the Song: Danielle Bradbery, ‘Worth It’
"It was one of those songs where it was like, 'This is gonna be my favorite on the album ...'"
Justin Moore’s New Album Will Be His ‘Most Traditional Release to Date’
The country singer explains why "Kinda Don't Care" is a good segue into his next album, and gives an update on the recording process.
Luke Bryan, Kelsea Ballerini and Jason Aldean Drop Mysterious Instagram Hints
Three of country's biggest stars have posted mysterious un-captioned photos on Instagram of themselves depicted in a cornfield. What does it all mean?!
Eddie Montgomery Says Hearing Himself on the Radio for the First Time Blew His Mind
"I've never liked hearing myself sing, but still, it kind of freaks you out ..."
Montgomery Gentry’s 2018 Tour Honors Troy Gentry’s Music and Love of Life
"Life is very short, and he loved living every second of it."
Brantley Gilbert Writes About His Life, and His New Record Will Be ‘No Different’
"I write songs about my life, so all my records have been chapters of my life, and this one's gonna be no different."
Story Behind the Song: Bebe Rexha Feat. Florida Georgia Line, ‘Meant to Be’
"Every time I don't wanna go into the studio winds up being when the magic happens ..."
Anita Cochran’s Cancer Diagnosis Helped Shape Her Musical Mission
Anita Cochran says that her battle with cancer has inspired her to help others with the disease by sharing her story.