Category Archives: Country Music News

Country Music Deaths of 2017

Some of the most cherished voices in country music went silent in 2017, chief among them were those of Glen Campbell, Mel Tillis, Don Williams, Michael Johnson and Troy Gentry of Montgomery Gentry. Gone, too, were such

Tyler Hubbard Becomes a Father

Tyler and Hayley Hubbard are celebrating their first Christmas as new parents. On Saturday (Dec. 23), the happy couple welcomed their first child, a daughter named Olivia Rose Hubbard. She made her world debut weighing seven pounds,

Favorite 17 Singles of 2017

Country music’s biggest hits in 2017 touched on feelings and elements of humanity that are universal to everyone. Lauren Alaina scored her first No. 1 hit with her song of self-acceptance, “Road Less Traveled.” Compassion starred in

Favorite 17 Albums of 2017

Country music spoiled fans rotten with some stellar albums in 2017. Among them were breakout releases by Natalie Hemby, Luke Combs, Midland and Carly Pearce; as well as bluegrass by award-winning pickers by Flatt Lonesome and The