Sam Alex has worked for country stations across the nation and never misses his favorite acts when they come to town. He's been on red carpets for many different awards shows and interviewed some of your favorite celebrities, like Will Ferrell and Taylor Swift. Originally from Chicago, Sam now lives in Nashville, where he hosts the Taste of Country Nights radio show, a syndicated night show which airs on more than 75 stations nationwide. If you ever see him on lower Broadway, get him a pina colada and some BBQ chicken pizza ... they're his favorites! Listen to highlights on iTunes or your Android device.
Chris Young Plans to Take His Puppy on the Road — Eventually
The singer's adorable pooch is going to get bus trained!
Garth Brooks Wanted George Strait to Cut ‘Friends in Low Places’
"Friends In Low Places" could have been one of George Strait's biggest hits. In fact had Garth Brooks gotten his way the King of Country would have taken the song to No. 1.
Cole Swindell Has Friends to Thank for ‘Down Home Sessions IV’
Cole Swindell says he could have never gotten this far without some of his close friends in the country music industry.
Cam to Co-Host Taste of Country’s CMA Awards Red Carpet Broadcast
Cam and Sam will lead the Taste of Country live stream from the 2017 CMA Awards red carpet. "Burning House" and "Diane" singer Cam is slated to co-host this year's YouTube Live and Facebook Live broadcast.
Darius Rucker Explains Rowdy Collaboration With Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean + Charles Kelley
Darius Rucker says he has wanted to record a song called "Straight to Hell" for years, maybe since he first heard it almost 30 years ago. But it took a chance phone call from Charles Kelley to get it done.
Cam Spills How She Found Out About Her Grammy Nomination
Cam is nominated for Best Country Solo Performance at the 2016 Grammy Awards, but she didn't learn the good news in a traditional way, like from a formal letter or a visit to the Grammy website, she tells Taste of Country Nights.
Jennifer Nettles Dishes on New Music to Come in 2016
If 2015 was a year of big changes for Jennifer Nettles, then 2016 will be a year of big debuts. She's got new music coming out in the form of a new album titled Playing With Fire, which she dished about during a visit to the Taste of Country Nights booth before the CMA Awards.
LeAnn Rimes: ‘It’s Been Christmas for Me All Year Long’
LeAnn Rimes is back in the swing of things with a new, full-length Christmas album, Today Is Christmas, released in October.
Granger Smith Spills His Most Embarrassing Halloween Costume
Granger Smith hasn't always been proud of his Halloween costume choices — in fact, one year, he admits he really embarrassed himself. Smith recently came to the ToC Nights Studio and got real with us about that awful costume from his past.
Ronnie Dunn Gives His Opinion on the Direction of Country Music
Ronnie Dunn is a representative of what's now considered classic, traditional country, but that doesn't mean he's not open to change.