Taste of Country Staff hasn't taken a day off since he/she was born in December 2010. Staff is an avid fan of country music and country music only although he/she has a soft spot for artists like Taylor Swift and Kelly Clarkson. Other interests include live music, cold beer, pizza at midnight and photos of country music babies.
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Album Spotlight: Rascal Flatts, ‘Back to Us’
Rascal Flatts call Back to Us a return to their roots, but sonically their newest studio album is quite progressive. They're not as experimental, but nothing about the songs screams early 2000s radio.
Kelly Clarkson Slays With Effortless National Anthem at Stanley Cup Playoffs
Kelly Clarkson had the honors of performing the National Anthem before Thursday night's Stanley Cup Playoffs game.
20 Best George Strait Songs
George Strait's songs have turned into more No. 1 hits in each of the three full decades he's worked than most artists would dream of having in their career.
2017 CMT Music Awards Nominees Announced
The nominees for the 2017 CMT Music Awards have been announced.
Best Dressed at the 2017 ACM Awards
It was all about expressing yourself on the red carpet at the 2017 ACM Awards. Artists bucked traditional tuxedoes and gowns for dresses and jackets that often paid tribute to the West Coast and Hollywood. These best-dressed photos show that country music's hottest singers win when they play in…
See Highlights From Garth Brooks’ Big Weekend at SXSW [Pictures]
Garth Brooks didn't get much rest during the recent SXSW music and media festival in Austin. The country superstar dropped a new single, gave an important speech and even surprised fans with a one-of-a-kind intimate acoustic performance.
Win Tickets to Blake Shelton’s Doing It to Country Songs Tour
Blake Shelton's Doing It to Country Songs Tour begins next month and the country superstar held onto a few pairs of tickets to give away to readers of Taste of Country. Enter here to win a pair of tickets to one of the 13 stops on the February and March tour.
Dolly Knows Best: 14 of the Best Dolly Parton Quotes
Dolly Parton is revered for her beautiful voice, an epic multi-faceted career, her vivacious spirit and above all else, a positive attitude. She spreads joy and love wherever she goes, so we've selected 14 of her best "Dolly-isms" for a gallery that's guaranteed to make you feel …
Fans Decide Country Music’s Next Superstar in Taste of Country’s ‘Hot Seat’ Poll
You decide who makes it in as the tenth member of Taste of Country's inaugural RISERS class during a week-long fan vote that kicks off today!
10 Biggest News Stories of 2016
What a crazy year it has been in country music! From the deaths of some legendary musicians, to some business changes and even a beloved star who is starting over in a new chapter of her life, 2016 has been a year of change for so many.