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.
Toby Keith: Giving Back Is the ‘Best Thing, Outside of My Family, I’ll Ever Do’
Keith's greatest life accomplishment actually doesn't have to do with his musical career.
Dan + Shay Answer Fans’ Requests for ‘Speechless’ Acoustic Version [LISTEN]
Y'all asked...Dan + Shay delivered!
Jillian Jacqueline ‘Laughed in Their Face’ When Label Suggested Keith Urban Collaboration
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Story Behind the Song: Chase Rice, ‘Eyes on You’
"Every guy wants to look at a girl like that. Every girl wants her guy looking at her like that."
Toby Keith Recalls the Moment He Became ‘Fearless’ in the Music Industry
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Luke Combs: Social Media Is ‘Uncharted Territory’ for New Artists to Harness
Before moving to Nashville, the "Beer Never Broke My Heart" star cultivated a grassroots social media fanbase.
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Chris Janson’s Guitar Stolen After Opry Show Over the Holidays
The singer says he'll forgive and forget if the thieves return the missing instrument.
Cassadee Pope Wants to Tell a ‘Big, Revealing Story’ on Her Next Album
"If people love it, amazing. They're gonna love the most authentic version of me. If they don't like it, that's fine, but at least I won't have any regrets of not doing what I want."