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Cassadee Pope Addresses Country Music’s Bias Toward Women: ‘We Have to Create Our Own Oppo…
"We want our music on the radio. We grew up wanting that."
Miranda Lambert Talks Country Radio Inequality: ‘I Had to Sing With Someone With a Penis t…
"It is interesting that I haven't had even a Top 20 in a long, long time. And then it goes No. 1 because it's a dude ..."
Chris Stapleton and Wife Morgane Expecting Fifth Child
Another Stapleton baby is on the way!
Aaron Watson Has a New Album Planned for 2019, Says It’s ‘The One’
"It's just me sharing everything ... just talking about my struggles and my triumphs," he explains.
Garth Brooks Hints at Trisha Yearwood Tour: ‘I’m Going to Spend a Lot of Time Backstage’
"To have her come out and do three or four songs and be gone -- her love for music is deeper than that."
The Pistol Annies Might Be Haunted By the Musical Ghost of Guy Clark
Don't worry, Pistol Annies fans -- these ghosts are friendly!
Story Behind the Song: Keith Urban, ‘My Wave’
"You've gotta watch out for the shine-blockers ..."
Chris Young Plans to Release New Music ‘Sooner Than You Think’
"I'm just really excited. I've been in the studio constantly."
Dan + Shay Lean on Each Other to Stay Grounded — and Grateful — on the Road
"The highs are higher and the lows aren't as low, that's for sure."
Brett Eldredge Hopes to Help Dispel ‘Stigma’ Surrounding Mental Health Issues
The country star says he's proud to speak openly about his struggle with anxiety, because the stigma surrounding mental health issues is "so ridiculous."
Jennifer Nettles to Sexual Assault Victims: ‘I See You…I Love You…I Believe You’
"There are people, in particular, young women, who look to me as a role mode, who are hurting right now..."
Jake Owen Remembers Route 91 Shooting Victims: ‘You Will Always Be in My Heart and on My M…
"A year ago today, people were loving life. They were singing along. Families and friends."