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Country Music

  1. honky tonk angels
    Country Gals Are Being Wrangled Out of Country RadioThis is why Taylor Swift went pop, y’all.
  2. acm awards 2019
    Kacey Musgraves’s Golden Hour Wins Album of the Year at 2019 ACM AwardsShe also took home Female Artist of the Year.
  3. yeehaw
    Let Billy Ray Cyrus Lecture Y’all About Why ‘Old Town Road’ Is Country Music“What the hell more do ya need?”
  4. interview
    Carrie Underwood Is Not Fazed“It was all about taking more ownership over what I was doing in my artistry.”
  5. new yorker festival 2018
    Kacey Musgraves, Noted Gay Icon, Is ‘Pissed’ Country Music Isn’t LGBTQ-Friendly“That has always really pissed me off.”
  6. country music
    You Could Impress Shania Twain Much on Her New Country Music Competition ShowTwain will host USA Network’s Real Country with Jake Owen.
  7. acm awards 2018
    Here are Your 2018 Academy of Country Music Awards WinnersThe ceremony began with a nod to the victims of the mass shooting at Las Vegas’s Route 91 Harvest festival.
  8. Kacey Musgraves’s Golden Hour Is 2018’s Country Album to BeatHer third album makes any objections about her style and image now seem embarrassing.
  9. last night on late night
    Watch Country-Music Stars Read Mean Tweets With a Twang“That is meanness!”
  10. cmas 2017
    Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley Mocked Trump With Song Parody at CMA Awards“Maybe next time he’ll think before he tweets.”
  11. cmas 2017
    Watch Sturgill Simpson Busk Outside the CMA Awards, Raise Money for ACLUHe wasn’t taking requests, but he was answering questions.
  12. cmas 2017
    Taylor Swift Wins CMA Award for Song She Wrote for Little Big TownSwift’s “Better Man,” which she penned for Little Big Town, won Song of the Year.
  13. harvey weinstein
    Listen to ‘Female,’ Keith Urban’s Harvey Weinstein Scandal-Inspired Country Song“Technicolor river wild / Baby girl, women shine / Female.
  14. rules of engagement
    CMA Awards Will Now Allow Questions About Politics, GunsCo-host Brad Paisley called the press restrictions “ridiculous and unfair.”
  15. yay?
    Oh Good, Southwest Airlines to Host Live Country-Music Concerts on FlightsBecause we all have the same taste in music.
  16. Exploring Darius Rucker’s Impact on Modern Country MusicAfter selling millions of records as front man of Hootie and the Blowfish, Darius Rucker found success in the mostly white world of country music.
  17. How Shania Twain Built Her Legend in 7 Revolutionary StepsWith her new album out now, we look back at seven ways she changed pop and country music.
  18. Watch the Backstreet Boys Electrify the Crowd at the ACM AwardsTim McGraw is ecstatic to see that choreography again.
  19. right-click
    Listen to Faith Hill and Tim McGraw’s New Single ‘Speak to a Girl’Country’s most enduring couple has something to say about women and talking.
  20. country music
    Tim McGraw and Faith Hill Are Finally Giving Us a Joint AlbumTheir first album together will be out later this year.
  21. fan service
    Luke Bryan Doesn’t Quite Apologize for Hitting a Heckler During a PerformanceHe’s very sorry-not-sorry.
  22. octogenarians
    Loretta Lynn Just Tried Weed for the First TimeWell, then, yee-haw.
  23. roll clip!
    Watch Dolly Parton and Miley Cyrus Sing ‘Jolene’The Pentatonix were on backup duty, obviously.
  24. country time
    Beyoncé Is Reportedly Performing at the CMA Awards TonightThis will be a hoot and a half.
  25. infauxmercials
    Watch Sir Patrick Stewart Croon Country TunesOperators are standing by.
  26. last night on late night
    Stephen Colbert Debuts a Waffle House AnthemThe song is called “No Shoes, No Shirts, No Knuckleheads.”
  27. acm awards
    Here Are Your 2016 ACM Award WinnersLook at Chris Stapleton go!
  28. festival
    New York City’s Only Country-Music Festival Has Been CanceledIt was run by the same organizers behind Governors Ball.
  29. nashville's new guard
    The Rise of the Country-Music SuperproducerMusic Row’s analogue to Mike WiLL Made-It isn’t far off — luckily, without the vocal watermark.
  30. chat room
    Connie Britton on Nashville, FNL, Ageism, Hair“The minute that I get my hair insured, somebody just put me in a straitjacket.”
  31. please don't let me be misunderstood
    Eric Church’s ‘Mr. Misunderstood’ Reignites That Old Debate: Is Wilco Country?Eric Church borrows from Wilco’s “Misunderstood” for his title track.
  32. concert review
    Kacey Musgraves Played the Apollo and Killed ItThe midlevel star ain’t pageant material, but she sure nails the talent portion of the night.
  33. the dream of the 90s is alive in nashville
    Why Country Fans Still Buy the Most CDsThe long-held belief remains true in the streaming age, even if country’s new generation looks less to Walmart’s CD section.
  34. chat room
    Maddie and Tae on Bro-Country, Feminism, and Avoiding the ‘Nashville Strategy’Meet the charming duo behind one of this year’s biggest country hits.
  35. music
    Country Singer Ty Herndon Is ‘Out and Proud’The star says he’s been out of the closet to family for decades.
  36. Here’s Bo Burnham’s Country Song from ‘Parks and Rec’ Bo Burnham guest starred on last week’s episode of Parks and Recreation as super-American country singer Chipp McCapp, and here’s a music […]
  37. miniseries
    Ken Burns Country Music Doc Coming to PBS in ’18Mark your calendar for four years from now!
  38. new old friends
    See Dave Grohl Perform With Zac Brown Band at the CMAsIt rocked.
  39. radio vulture
    Rosen: Does Country Music Have a Problem With Women?In 2013, women in country are more marginal than at any time in recent memory.
  40. obits
    George Jones, Country-Music Star, Dies at 81Frank Sinatra once called him “the second best singer in America.”
  41. cmas
    Taylor Swift Takes Home Top Award at CMAsThe Band Perry, Jason Aldean also win big.
  42. gwyneth
    Gwyneth Paltrow Close to Signing Album DealWell, you can’t say we haven’t had time to mentally prepare.
  43. vulture lists
    Six-Packs and Steel Guitars: Film’s Drunkest Country Singers
  44. music
    It’s Hip-Hop Country Dancing Time!“That’s jammin’!”
  45. winners
    And the Biggest Country Artist of the Last 25 Years Is …It’s not Garth Brooks!
  46. hearts and minds
    State Department Exporting Country Music to the Middle EastIt’s called Country Eastern Music.
  47. chat room
    Willie Nelson on His New Album, Country MusicThe musician talks about producing more music than the label can handle, his famously banged-up guitar, and his new method of smoking pot.
  48. bailout rock
    Mickey Rourke Ram Jams Some Cops in ‘Shuttin’ Detroit Down’ Music VideoConsider the economy saved!