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Lindsay Ell Heading Into the Studio in December, Has ‘Tons of Ideas’
"I think we're just gonna go into the studio and see what the songs say and where they take us."
Garth Brooks Reflects on Taking the Stage at Notre Dame Stadium: ‘It Felt Cold’
Plus, the country legend reveals what kind of performance is even more intimidating than a show in front of 85,000 fans.
Lady Antebellum Say Next Record Will Be ‘a Little Meatier … Riskier’
"We honestly have a pile of close to 50-55 songs that we've written right now that we're starting to look at ..."
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."