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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Can Dierks Bentley Turn the Video Countdown ‘Black’?
Dierks Bentley has a new video out for "Black" this week. Will it have what it takes to make the Top 10 Video Countdown?
10 Songs That Should Have Been Hits in 2016
2016 has been an outstanding year in country music, but there were also some really great songs that got overlooked and just fell through the cracks.
Trent Harmon Comes Up Tops on the Video Countdown
Trent Harmon came out on top of the Top 10 Video Countdown again this week, narrowly edging out Home Free by just a couple of percentage points.
Trent Harmon, Home Free Battle for No. 1 on Top 10 Video Countdown
The weekly Top 10 video countdown was a battle of reality television stars this week. Sundance Head, Trent Harmon and Home Free all fought for fan votes in the most voted on poll in 10 months.
Will Sundance Head Make the Top 10 Video Countdown?
Dustin Lynch released a steamy new video for "Seein' Red" this week. Will it have what it takes to make the Top 10 Video Countdown?
Top 10 Alabama Songs
When Alabama rolled onto the scene, there were very few bands in country music that had commercial success. They shattered all of those rules, rolling out decades of hits that we're exploring in this list of the Top 10 Alabama Songs.
Win Tickets to Florida Georgia Line’s 2017 Dig Your Roots Tour!
Florida Georgia Line are headed back out on the road in 2017 -- and you could be there! Taste of Country has tickets to give away to one lucky reader!
Here Are the 2017 Grammy Awards Nominees
Maren Morris could be country music's next Grammy girl. The "My Church" singer scored four nominations on Tuesday morning (Dec. 6) including a mention in the all-genre Best New Artist category.
10 Biggest News Stories of 2016
What a crazy year it has been in country music! From the deaths of some legendary musicians, to some business changes and even a beloved star who is starting over in a new chapter of her life, 2016 has been a year of change for so many.
20 Best George Strait Songs
Strait has more No. 1 hits than most artists would dream of having in their career.
And the 2016 Taste of Country Fan Choice Awards Winners Are …
The winners have been revealed in the 2016 Taste of Country Fan Choice Awards, and there are some real surprises mixed in with some of the expected winners.
Tim McGraw Pumped for ‘Favorite’ Thanksgiving Meal, Prepared by Faith Hill
Tim McGraw isn't shy about his love of carbs, but the star watches his waistline, doing his best to avoid them. However, all bets are off on Thanksgiving, when he dips into delicious dishes prepared by his wife, Faith Hill.
Can Thomas Rhett Become the ‘Star’ of the Top 10 Video Countdown?
Thomas Rhett's new video for "Star of the Show" is up for votes in the Taste of Country Video Countdown, but will it have what it takes to make the Top 10?