Lauren Jo Black -

Hi - I'm Lauren, the Sounds Like Nashville Editor (aka Boss Lady). I reside just North of Nashville with my husband and children. I eat, sleep, and breathe country music. When I'm off the clock, I enjoy spending time with my family and traveling.

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Tim McGraw, Faith Hill and Ed Sheeran Sued Over ‘The Rest of Our Life’

Two songwriters are accusing Sheeran and his co-writers of “blatant copying” of a song they wrote called “When I Found You.”

Lauren Jo Black • January 11, 2018

The Dixie Chicks Surprise Fans with Live Album Announcement

The Dixie Chicks are giving fans the chance to re-live their MMXVI World Tour.

Lauren Jo Black • January 10, 2018

Brad Rempel of High Valley ‘Thankful To Be Safe’ After Massive Earthquake

“Thankful to be safe and sound back on American soil,” he wrote upon landing back in the states.

Lauren Jo Black • January 10, 2018

Dolly Parton’s Dixie Stampede Gets Name Change

Dolly Parton’s Dixie Stampede dinner show is getting a new name for the new year.

Lauren Jo Black • January 9, 2018


Willie Nelson Forced To Cancel Several Shows Due To ‘a Bad Cold or the Flu’

The news comes after the legendary performer’s show on Saturday was abruptly cut short.

Lauren Jo Black • January 9, 2018

Hear a Preview of Carrie Underwood’s New Song, ‘The Champion’

“My husband loved it. He would listen to it before playoff games,” Underwood said of the track.

Lauren Jo Black • January 7, 2018

Rascal Flatts’ Gary Levox Unharmed in Early Morning Bus Fire

“What a way to start 2018. Thank you lord for your covering this mornin,” he wrote after the incident.

Lauren Jo Black • January 6, 2018

Hear a Preview of Brothers Osborne’s New Single, ‘Shoot Me Straight’

Brothers Osborne is rining in the new year with new music! Listen to a clip of their new single here.

Lauren Jo Black • January 2, 2018


Carrie Underwood Reveals She Needed More Than 40 Stitches in Her Face After Her November Fall

“It’s crazy how a freak random accident can change your life,” Underwood wrote in a letter to her fan club.

Lauren Jo Black • January 1, 2018

Jana Kramer and Michael Caussin Renew Their Wedding Vows

“Here’s to always believing in love and fighting for it,” Kramer wrote in a heartfelt Instagram post.

Lauren Jo Black • December 31, 2017

Craig Wayne Boyd and Wife Welcome Son, Graydon Scott

“Tay, Jax, Kota and I are proud to announce that last night, Graydon Scott was welcomed into our home and hearts,” Boyd shares.

Lauren Jo Black • December 29, 2017

Jason Aldean and ‘Crew’ Celebrate First Christmas as a Family of Five

The singer took to Instagram to spread the holiday cheer with an adorable family photo of his wife and children on Christmas Eve.

Lauren Jo Black • December 26, 2017


Lady Antebellum’s Dave Haywood Shares Adorable Photo of Baby Girl

Lillie was born on December 22 and joins big brother Cash, who was born in 2014.

Lauren Jo Black • December 26, 2017

Luke Bryan Got His Wife Two Baby Kangaroos for Christmas

The superstar took to Instagram to share a video of himself surprising his wife Caroline with the most unexpected Christmas gift ever – a pair of baby kangaroos.

Lauren Jo Black • December 26, 2017

Maren Morris and Ryan Hurd Celebrate Engagement with Party in Texas

Before celebrating the Christmas holiday, the singer/songwriters gathered with family and friends in Morris’ home state to toast their engagement.

Lauren Jo Black • December 26, 2017

Jamie Lynn Spears Expecting Second Child

“Looks like we are starting off 2018 with another big milestone…sooo happy to announce that Maddie is FINALLY going to be a big sister,” Spears excitedly wrote.

Lauren Jo Black • December 24, 2017


Thomas Rhett’s Family Christmas Card is Too Cute for Words

“Merry Christmas from our family to yours,” Thomas Rhett’s wife, Lauren, captioned the photo.

Lauren Jo Black • December 23, 2017

Luke Bryan Got a Puppy Just in Time For Christmas

The superstar took in Instagram to introduce fans to the newest member of his family, an adorable puppy!

Lauren Jo Black • December 23, 2017

Michael Ray Issues Statement Following DUI Arrest

“I want to apologize to my fans, family, and my hometown community for placing myself in this situation,” Ray said in part.

Lauren Jo Black • December 20, 2017

MuttNation Fueled by Miranda Lambert Reveals Holiday Collection

All of Lambert’s proceeds from the MuttNation pet collection go directly to the MuttNation Foundation.

Lauren Jo Black • December 20, 2017