Music

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

Lindsay Ell Gets a Little ‘Filthy’ on Justin Timberlake Acoustic Cover

Breaking the pop track down to its acoustic basics, Ell’s rendition brings a bit of country sass to the funky single.

Kelly Brickey • January 9, 2018

Zac Brown Band Opens National Championship with Stunning National Anthem Performance

Zac Brown Band stepped center field before the big game to perform “The Star-Spangled Banner” alongside David Walker and High Praise.

Lauren Laffer • January 9, 2018

Brandon Lay Remembers Past Love in ‘Wilder Horses’

“In a lot of ways, I think it sums me up,” Lay shares of the song.

Lauren Laffer • January 9, 2018


Brett Young Scores Third No. 1 Hit with ‘Like I Loved You’

“I’m genuinely blown away and so thankful to my fans and country radio for their continued support of my music,” Young shared.

Kelly Brickey • January 8, 2018

Watch Scotty McCreery Cover Elvis Presley’s ‘That’s All Right’

McCreery covered the song during his time on American Idol and recently sang it once again during a visit to WSM Radio.

Lauren Laffer • January 8, 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

Walker Hayes Confronted His Alcoholism When Writing ‘Beer in the Fridge’

“I just told the truth. That’s it. I struggled with addiction, and alcohol was a problem. I’m sober two years now, and I wanted to be vocal about it,” he admitted.

Kelly Brickey • January 7, 2018


Nine Country Music Videos with Celebrity Cameos

Over the years, several country artists have enlisted the help of mainstream celebrities to star in their music videos.

Array • January 5, 2018

Maren Morris Teases New Music On Her Fifth Anniversary of Moving to Nashville

Morris didn’t reveal any release dates, but she reassured a fan via Twitter that they can look for “fun stuff in the pipeline coming sooner than you think.”

Kelly Brickey • January 5, 2018

Fans Will Fall in Love with LANCO’s ‘Greatest Love Story’ All Over Again With This Live Performance

“We built our foundation as a band on ‘Greatest Love Story’ because we believed in the power of country music story telling,” lead singer Brandon Lancaster says.

Kelly Brickey • January 5, 2018



10 Songs You Should Be Listening to Right Now – January 2018

From newcomers Jimmie Allen and Parker McCollum to veterans Luke Bryan and Sugarland, here’s the music you need to hear in January 2018.

SLN Staff Writer • January 4, 2018

LOCASH Returns with Feel-Good New Single, ‘Don’t Get Better Than That’

“Rolling with a full tank, wasting gas / Sipping on a sunset, crushing cans / Little Nitty Gritty turned up full blast / Yeah, it don’t get better than that,” the duo sings.

Lauren Laffer • January 4, 2018

Chris Stapleton to Appear on Justin Timberlake’s ‘Man of the Woods’

Justin Timberlake has enlisted the help of country powerhouse Chris Stapleton for a song on his new album, Man of the Woods.

Lauren Laffer • January 3, 2018

Luke Bryan’s ‘Most People Are Good’ Is a Song Everyone Needs To Hear

“I think that ‘Most People Are Good’ might be one of my best songs I’ve ever recorded,” Bryan shares.

Kelly Brickey • January 3, 2018


Lauren Alaina Never Expected Fans to Relate to the Deeply Personal Track ‘Three’

The song “Three” from Lauren Alaina’s sophomore album relates to her musical journey, but fans are also finding themselves in the song.

Lauren Laffer • January 3, 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

Keith Urban Pays Tribute to Artists Who Passed in 2017 with Heartfelt Performance

The superstar honored artists such as Don Williams, Glen Campbell, and Troy Gentry with a musical tribute on New Year’s Eve.

Cillea Houghton • January 2, 2018

The Story Behind Luke Bryan’s ‘Land of a Million Songs’

Luke Bryan penned seven of What Makes You Country’s 15 tracks but there is one song that stands out from the rest: “Land of a Million Songs.”

Annie Reuter • January 2, 2018