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Anyone who’s ever savored a sunset along the coastal Florida towns of 30A will want to watch Tiffany Woys’ alluring new video for “Loved By You.” She appears alongside her sweetheart, Jeff Siddiqi, in the romantic project. “I am thankful this turned out to be such a beautiful piece, and I am proud the man... Read more »
Author: Staff
Posted: March 31, 2020, 4:01 am
For Women's History Month, read about the female country stars of the early 2000s.
Author: Edward Morris
Posted: March 30, 2020, 11:01 pm
Today (March 30) is National Doctors’ Day. But there’s not a lot of celebrating going on since the majority of doctors, nurses and other healthcare workers across the globe are in the midst of the worst-case scenario of the COVID-19 pandemic. But there is one thing we can all do to share our gratitude with... Read more »
Author: Alison Bonaguro
Posted: March 30, 2020, 6:47 pm
This year it was Garth Brooks’ year. He won the coveted Gershwin Prize for Popular Song from the Library of Congress on Sunday night (March 29). The award, according to the official definition, “celebrates the work of an artist whose career reflects lifetime achievement in promoting song as a vehicle of musical expression and cultural... Read more »
Author: Alison Bonaguro
Posted: March 30, 2020, 2:30 pm
In the opening scenes of Hayley Orrantia’s new video, “Find Yourself Somebody,” it appears that she’s settling into a stylish new home with the love of her life. Instead, it’s quite the opposite, as we learn that the former couple is wrapping up its relationship — and doing so with respect and best wishes for... Read more »
Author: Staff
Posted: March 30, 2020, 4:01 am
John Prine, one of the most celebrated singer-songwriters in country, rock, and roots music, is currently hospitalized with symptoms related to COVID-19, according to a statement from his family. A statement posted to social media read, “This is hard news for us to share. But so many of you have loved and supported John over... Read more »
Author: Staff
Posted: March 29, 2020, 10:32 pm
Country stars are almost speechless this Sunday (March 29) upon hearing the news that Joe Diffie, a country star treasured by so many of his peers, had passed away at just 61. One of the most popular country artists of the ’90s and early 2000s, Diffie died on Sunday from complications of coronavirus (COVID-19). Here’s... Read more »
Author: Alison Bonaguro
Posted: March 29, 2020, 8:41 pm
Joe Diffie, 61, dies from complications of coronavirus.
Author: Staff
Posted: March 29, 2020, 8:04 pm
Grand Ole Opry member Jan Howard died peacefully on Saturday (March 28) in Gallatin, Tennessee, at the age of 91. She had been a member of the Opry for 49 years, inducted on March 27, 1971. Jan’s music career launched in 1960 with her first major country hit “The One You Slip Around With.” That... Read more »
Author: Staff
Posted: March 29, 2020, 12:58 pm
Until Friday night (March 27), Miranda Lambert has been kind of quiet on social media. She came out of that hiatus briefly to throw Taylor Swift some love for including her “Greyhound Bound for Nowhere” on her Spotify playlist. Then came this. “I haven’t really known what to say on social media during all this.... Read more »
Author: Alison Bonaguro
Posted: March 28, 2020, 4:07 pm