Carena Liptak is a writer and editor in Nashville, Tenn. She is a fan of strong coffee and large-eared dogs. When not writing, she can be found chasin' that neon rainbow and livin' that honky-tonk dream.
Brad Paisley Duets With Cancer Survivor Addie Pratt in New Song, ‘Alive Right Now’ [WATCH]
Brad Paisley shared a powerful moment with a cancer survivor (and heck of a good singer!) in his upcoming new TV special.
Story Behind the Song: Miranda Lambert, ‘Tequila Does’
"So we were like, 'What are we gonna write about?' And I was like, 'Well, tequila seems to be trending ...'"
Luke Combs Ties Shania Twain for Longest-Reigning No. 1 Country Album
Luke Combs has made country music history -- again!
Hear Granger Smith’s Peaceful ‘That’s Why I Love Dirt Roads’ [LISTEN]
"It's about finding peace. Finding yourself. Finding God on a road that's rough around the edges, just like us," Smith says.
Lori McKenna: Writing Songs About Tough Topics Without Getting Preachy Is ‘Part of the Job…
It isn't always easy, though!
Hootie & the Blowfish’s ‘Hold On’ + 7 More New Songs You Need to Hear
Get 'em while they're hot!
Story Behind the Song: Miranda Lambert, ‘Bluebird’
"When I sing this song, I feel a little flutter. I feel every single word of what it means ..."
Story Behind the Song: Luke Combs, ‘Even Though I’m Leaving’
"You know, my parents always used to tuck me in at night and make sure there wasn't a bogeyman behind the curtains ..."
Kelly Clarkson Delivers Rockin’ Cover of Shania Twain’s ‘Any Man of Mine’ [WATCH]
Kelly Clarkson nailed her performance of Shania Twain's iconic hit -- and Twain thought so, too.
2019 Country Music Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony: 5 Unforgettable Moments
The evening was filled with surprise performers, long friendships and iconic moments.