Carena Liptak is a writer and editor in Nashville, Tenn. She is a fan of strong coffee and large-eared dogs. When not writing, she can be found chasin' that neon rainbow and livin' that honky-tonk dream.
Who Is Tenille Townes? 5 Things You Need to Know
Get to know the up-and-comer behind "Somebody's Daughter."
Shenandoah, ‘Not Country Enough’? In the Band’s Early Days, Some Listeners Thought So
Believe it or not, this classic '90s act was once criticized for being a little more rock 'n' roll than country.
Shane McAnally + Michael Baum — Country’s Greatest Love Stories
Meeting his now-husband Michael Baum changed everything for Shane McAnally, both in his personal life and in his career.
Milk Carton Kids: On ‘The Only Ones’ Album, Internet Trolls and the ‘Sticky Little Nugget’…
Plus, Old Crow Medicine Show's Morgan Jahnig makes a surprise appearance to talk about his band's larger-than-life hit 'Wagon Wheel.'
Rascal Flatts: Parenthood Is ‘Life’s Greatest Reward,’ But Tough on Sleep Schedule, Wallet
"It's changed everything about my life: Songwriting. The way I sing. My bank account ..."
Hi, My Name Is …: Country Artists Who Changed Their Names
Yep -- these artists started out being called something completely different.
Who Is Ingrid Andress? 5 Things You Need to Know
If you think country could use a little more angst now and then, Andress just might be your girl.
Brandi Carlile + Catherine Shepherd — Country’s Greatest Love Stories
It all started with an email correspondence about some Paul McCartney memorabilia ...
Walker Montgomery’s 2020 Plans Have Shifted, But His Roots Remain the Same
Though his 2020 touring plans may have been upended, Walker Montgomery's musical identity is still the same.
These 14 Country Artists Each Wrote Songs for Pop Hitmakers
A few of the country stars who've written out-of-genre hits might surprise you!