Rising Country Artist Michael Ray to Release Debut Album August 7

If you haven’t already gotten to know artist Michael Ray, now is the time to get to know him a whole lot better. The Florida-born, road-seasoned rising star is set to release Michael Ray, his self-titled debut album on August 7. The album, available for pre-order July 17 at MichaelRayMusic.com and July 24 at all … Read more

5 Southern Doughnut Road Trip Stops

Oh, America. Home of the delicious, golden, fried doughnut! Is your sweet tooth acting up while your pastry craving is in full swing? Then these five road trip stops should definitely be on your radar: District: Donuts.Siders.Brew New Orleans, LA Of course NOLA is on this list, what doesn’t this city have? District has everything … Read more

Ashley Monroe Releases New Track “Dixie”

Ashley Monroe has released yet another stunning track from her forthcoming album, The Blade. The new track, “Dixie,” released today, displays all of the 28-year-old singer-songwriter’s many talents, showing vulnerability in her songwriting about heartbreak and longing, to the way her East Tennessee soprano can cut right through your heart. In her interview with Southern … Read more

Clark Manson’s “Track 9” Will Take You Back

Clark Manson, country music’s newest young heartthrob, grew up hoping to be just like George Strait and with his wholesome, All-American good looks and innate ability to turn words into catchy hooks– he’s well on his way. Manson tells us, “When I was 5-years-old, my parents surprised me and took me to see George Strait … Read more

Hunter Hayes Likes Hearing Singers Cover His Music and Likes to Join In, Too

For someone so young, Hunter Hayes is quite accomplished. He was the CMA New Artist of the Year in 2012, GRAMMY-nominated, as well as numerous other nominations and awards for his songwriting. Hayes is a self-proclaimed “obsessive songwriter” and one of his biggest dreams was to eventually get to a point where artists started covering … Read more

4 Things We Have Learned About Love from Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton

Most celebrity relationships are short-lived and fame-centered. It’s pretty rare when a power duo really stands out to the public eye as stable and encouraging. Needless to say, Miranda Lambert and Blake Shelton are that mushy couple we just can’t get enough of. 4 Things We Have Learned About Love from Miranda Lambert and Blake … Read more