Olivia Ladd is a freelance writer in Nashville who can be found podcasting, hanging at live shows or searching for the perfect cup of coffee.
Story Behind the Song: Maddie & Tae, ‘Bathroom Floor’
"That song, we’ve lived out a couple times …"
Garth Brooks at Neyland Stadium: 5 Ways He Earned His CMA Entertainer of the Year Title
From "Friends in Low Places" to "Rocky Top" ...
Carrie Underwood Is Ready to Host a ‘Heartfelt’ 2019 CMA Awards
"A lot of fringe ... a lot of rhinestones ..."
Maddie & Tae’s Tae Dye Says Co-Writing With Fiance Josh Kerr ‘Just Feels Natural’
"Honestly, I was not sure how it was gonna go," Dye admits.
Brooks & Dunn Say the Key to Their Legacy Is in the Songs
Ahead of their induction into the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, Brooks & Dunn reflect on now being considered traditionalists in the genre.
Yup, Garth Brooks + Trisha Yearwood Are Big Ashley McBryde Fans
"When you talk about what a true songwriter is, you have her standing right here ..."
Filmmaker Ken Burns: Country Music ‘Is Not Just One Thing, and It Never Was’
"You can’t proclaim an orthodox or say it is only one thing. I think that’s a good story..."
Travis Denning Finds Motivation in Headlining Tour Slots
"I think it’s more stress when it’s your own ..."