Sam Alex has worked for country stations across the nation and never misses his favorite acts when they come to town. He's been on red carpets for many different awards shows and interviewed some of your favorite celebrities, like Will Ferrell and Taylor Swift. Originally from Chicago, Sam now lives in Nashville, where he hosts the Taste of Country Nights radio show, a syndicated night show which airs on more than 75 stations nationwide. If you ever see him on lower Broadway, get him a pina colada and some BBQ chicken pizza ... they're his favorites! Listen to highlights on iTunes or your Android device.
Garth Brooks Wanted George Strait to Cut ‘Friends in Low Places’
"Friends In Low Places" could have been one of George Strait's biggest hits. In fact had Garth Brooks gotten his way the King of Country would have taken the song to No. 1.
Tracy Lawrence Reveals Which Country Stars His Daughters Were Excited to Meet
Tracy Lawrence's daughters grew up around the music business, but that doesn't mean they can't still get a little starstruck.
Morgan Evans Recalls Proposal to Kelsea Ballerini: ‘She Was Making Pancakes’
Morgan Evans says proposing to Kelsea Ballerini is the most romantic thing he's ever done, but it wasn't exactly an elaborate fairytale.
Kenny Chesney Reflects on His Relationship With Taylor Swift
They first met at an airport when Taylor Swift was an unsigned teenager and Kenny Chesney was, well ... Kenny Chesney.
Tim McGraw Can’t Stop Singing Chris Young Songs and It’s Making His Wife Mad
Faith Hill has a bone to pick with Chris Young. Her husband, Tim McGraw, can't get the "Losing Sleep" singer out of his head!
Kane Brown Reveals Wedding, Honeymoon Details
Kane Brown proposed to his girlfriend Katelyn Jae earlier this year, and already the couple are hard at work at planning their wedding. But if you ask Brown, it's Katelyn who is doing most of the work.
Darius Rucker Explains Rowdy Collaboration With Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean + Charles Kelley
Darius Rucker says he has wanted to record a song called "Straight to Hell" for years, maybe since he first heard it almost 30 years ago. But it took a chance phone call from Charles Kelley to get it done.
Coming Soon: Midland’s ‘Drinkin’ Problem’ in Spanish
A Spanish version of Midland's "Drinkin' Problem"? It's coming!
Walker Hayes’ ‘You Broke Up With Me’ Was Inspired by Lost Record Deal
On the surface, Walker Hayes' breakthrough single "You Broke Up With Me" seems to be about a newly-dumped guy whose ex approaches him at the bar wanting to make amends. But that's not the real story.
Luke Bryan Imparts ‘Life Lessons’ to His Boys in New Song, ‘Pick It Up’
Luke Bryan is getting set to release a new album, and it features a song titled "Pick It Up" that's all about his relationship with his sons.
Runaway June Dish on Friendships With Brett Young, Kip Moore and Midland
Though newcomers on the country music scene, Runaway June already have a Top 30 hit and a host of close pals in the genre, counting the likes of Brett Young, Kip Moore and Midland as friends.
Chris Young Feels Like His Songs Might Be Sexier than He Is
The new Chris Young tune “Losing Sleep” is a sexy addition to his upcoming new record. But the artist tells Taste of Country Nights it might not be 100% true to who he is all the time.