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.
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!
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"When I sing this song, I feel a little flutter. I feel every single word of what it means ..."
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"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.
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"Who you gonna count on? / Talkin' 'bout your real, real, real friends..."
Carly Pearce + Ashley McBryde Celebrated 2019 CMA Awards New Artist of the Year Nods Via T…
These two 2019 CMA New Artist of the Year nominees were both surprised -- and thrilled -- to learn that there are multiple women in the running for award this year.
Brent Cobb’s ‘Love-Hate Relationship’ With Touring Inspired His Music Video Series
"I'm happy that I have the opportunity, but sometimes I do miss being the dude that's just writing the songs ..."