Olivia Ladd is a freelance writer in Nashville who can be found podcasting, hanging at live shows or searching for the perfect cup of coffee.
The Secret to Kane Brown’s Success? ‘I’ve Just Been Following My Gut’
"For my whole career, I’ve just been following my gut..."
Story Behind the Song: Luke Combs, ‘She Got the Best of Me’
"After this album came out, we were still playing it on the road, and the reaction to it was just always so good ..."
Story Behind the Song: Kane Brown, ‘Lose It’
Brown tells the story behind his No. 1 hit "Lose It," in his own words.
10 Statement Songs From Powerful Country Women
Women in country have historically had a lot to say, across a wide spectrum of politics and experiences.
Jason Aldean Talks Overcoming Obstacles at CRS 2019: ‘I’m Just Here to Have Fun’
"I've never gone out and tried to change the world with my music ..."
CRS 2019 New Faces of Country Music Show: The 5 Biggest Moments
A big country star made an appearance ...
Farewell Angelina Interview; Country Quartet Talks ‘Women and Wine’ EP, Touring + More
Women and wine and touring, oh my!
Story Behind the Song: Mitchell Tenpenny, ‘Drunk Me’
"It’s been written a bunch of times, but ..."
Tenille Townes ‘Bawled Her Face Off’ Before Her Grand Ole Opry Debut
Townes says she had "this spiritual moment of imagining the history and the legends of people who have built the foundations of country music ..."