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.
What is Country Music? For Dylan Scott, It’s ‘A Certain Artist and Certain Lyrics’
For Dylan Scott, the genre can all be boiled down to one particular artist.
Story Behind the Song: Walker Montgomery, ‘Like My Daddy Done It’
"I think the coolest thing about it is the song doesn't say anything about music ..."
Kelsea Ballerini, Halsey’s Harmonies Shine on ‘Homecoming Queen?’ at ‘CMT Crossroads’ [WAT…
The pair spotlight their close vocal harmony during a performance of Ballerini's new single on their new 'CMT Crossroads' episode.
Ryan Hurd Explains Why He Opted Not to Record ‘What If I Never Get Over You’
As one of the song's writers, Ryan Hurd could have cut "What If I Never Get Over You" -- but ultimately, he's glad it went to Lady Antebellum.
Kelsea Ballerini and Halsey Accidentally Got a Little Drunk Before Their ‘CMT Crossroads’ …
Happens to the best of us!
Who Is Matt Stell? 5 Things You Need to Know
For starters, did y'all know he thought about becoming a professional basketball player?
Story Behind the Song: Tyler Farr, ‘Only Truck in Town’
"It was simple, yet unique, yet had a little bit of an edge, but nothing crazy. Different enough, but safe enough for radio to play it..."
What is Country Music? Craig Morgan’s Definition is Succinct But Powerful
"It represents the people. It's that simple..."
Zac Brown Band’s Clay Cook is Expecting a Baby Girl
She'll be the first baby girl born in the Cook family since the 1930s!
Trace Adkins’ ‘Better Off’ is a Love Anthem for Staying In [LISTEN]
The singer is also sharing the song's music video, which was filmed just hours before a tornado ravaged Middle Tennessee in early March.