Taste of Country Staff hasn't taken a day off since he/she was born in December 2010. Staff is an avid fan of country music and country music only although he/she has a soft spot for artists like Taylor Swift and Kelly Clarkson. Other interests include live music, cold beer, pizza at midnight and photos of country music babies.
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5 Reasons ‘Dirt on My Boots’ Deserves to Win Song of the Year at the 2017 CMA Awards
Jon Pardi has officially made it to the big leagues of country music with the news that his hit song "Dirt on My Boots" is nominated for Song of the Year in the 2017 CMA Awards. There are some valid reasons why the song should win.
5 Reasons ‘Tin Man’ Deserves to Win Song of the Year at the 2017 CMA Awards
Miranda Lambert is one of the most-nominated artists in the upcoming 2017 CMA Awards, including her nomination for Song of the Year for "Tin Man." Read on for all of the reasons she richly deserves the award.
5 Reasons ‘Body Like a Back Road’ Deserves to Win Song of the Year at the 2017 CMA Awards
Sam Hunt's runaway hit single "Body Like a Back Road" is nominated for Song of the Year at the 2017 CMA Awards, and it's not hard to make a case for why the smash hit song deserves to win.
Everything You Need to Know About the 2017 CMA Awards
Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood will return to host the 51st Annual CMA Awards on Nov. 8.
A Tribute to Luke Bryan’s Tight-Fittin’ Jeans [Watch]
We heard the news on a Friday. Luke Bryan is (sob, sob ... pause for a tissue and dramatic effect) no longer wearing tight-fitting jeans during his live shows.
Watch the Hand in Hand Hurricane Benefit Concert Here
George Strait and Blake Shelton are heading up the country portion of the Hand in Hand benefit for hurricane relief on Tuesday night (Sept. 12), and you can watch the whole thing online right here at Taste of Country.
Sound Off: Who Deserves a 2017 CMA Awards Male Vocalist of the Year Nomination?
The 2017 CMA Awards nominations will be revealed on Monday (Sept. 4), and there are certain singers we're pretty sure will make the cut.
Should Taylor Swift Return to Country Music?
Taylor Swift started her superstar career as one of the most revolutionary forces in contemporary country music. Would country fans welcome her back with open arms?
Shaquille O’Neal Lip-Syncing Carrie Underwood Is Bananas! [Watch]
Shaquille O'Neal recently put on a blond wig and lip-synced Carrie Underwood's "Blown Away," because ... why wouldn't he? Watch and enjoy.
No, Taylor Swift Didn’t Leave Her House in a Suitcase
Did Taylor Swift leave her apartment in a suitcase? Definitely not.
Natalie Maines, Husband Adrian Pasdar Divorcing After 17 Years
Dixie Chicks frontwoman Natalie Maines has filed for divorce from her husband.
New Music We Can’t Wait for in 2017: Summer Edition
We're looking forward to the "three S's of summer: Shania Twain, Sam Hunt and Sexy Brett Eldredge. All three have new music on tap.
10 Best Country Songs of the ’90s
The 1990s were a great decade in country music, bringing the genre to a new level with record-breaking album sales and sold out arena tours.