Chris Janson was the last of five acts to perform Wednesday night (Feb. 10) at Country Radio Broadcasters’ New Faces Show. And a good thing, too. It would have been cruel to anyone having to follow him. Thin as a paperclip and whipping about the stage like a downed power line, Janson electrified the crowd... […]
Have you ever asked someone what makes a country song a country song? Well, don’t pose that question unless you really want to know what they think. Because it’s impossible to define a genre in a black-and-white way that makes sense for every single person with an opinion. Still, it’s an interesting concept, and Nashville’s... […]
Jennifer Nettles headlined the last luncheon of the last day of the Country Radio Seminar in Nashville. It’s a three-day event designed to celebrate everything country music does right. But when she took the stage to close out the noon show on Wednesday (Feb. 10), she told the industry crowd that what’s so good about... […]
“We feel like our life just began today and are so grateful for a healthy baby boy in our arms,” Cassie and Charles Kelley just shared about the arrival of their son Ward Charles Kelley. The healthy little boy, their first child, was born Thursday morning (Feb. 11) morning, weighs 7 pounds, 9 ounces and... […]
Sam Hunt had a big Tuesday night (Feb. 9). As part of the Country Radio Seminar in Nashville, the Georgia native performed a special late night concert at the famous Ryman Auditorium for an intimate crowd of radio programmers and personalities. Hunt opened the show with his hit “Raised on It” and then welcomed the... […]
Maureen Peters thought she would never see her family again. For hours on Sunday night, the Royal Caribbean cruise passenger clung to her mattress to avoid falling off her bed as huge waves tossed around the massive ship, the Anthem of the Seas.
It pops up in the news from time to time: the death-by-selfie. Earlier this month, for example, a teenager in India was struck and killed while trying to take a picture of himself in front of an oncoming train. Now the economics site Priceonomics has attempted to gather the existing statistics about the people who've […]