7 Songs That Are Country, If John Mayer’s “In The Blood” Is Country

If we’re going to actively pursue getting John Mayer’s new tune, “In The Blood” played on country radio, let’s get a few other songs in the mix too. Of course, we’re starting with Taylor Swift’s solo acoustic version of “I Don’t Wanna Live Forever.” Taylor’s old hits are still played on country radio and you … Read more 7 Songs That Are Country, If John Mayer’s “In The Blood” Is Country

This is the Best Song Luke Bryan Has Written and That You Probably Haven’t Heard

There’s a song that I’ve been in love with for more than a decade. Luke Bryan co-wrote it with tunesmiths Hillary Lindsey and Dallas Davidson. However, it’s highly unlikely that you’ve never heard it. I first heard “Dirt Cheap” performed by Catherine Britt. I was interning at her management company and one of the perks … Read more This is the Best Song Luke Bryan Has Written and That You Probably Haven’t Heard

Lori McKenna is Going to Share Her ACM Songwriter of the Year Award With Hillary Lindsey

Lori McKenna is an amazing singer, songwriter and person. She is one of the most sought after songwriters in Music City — even though she resides in Massachusetts — and very frequently co-writes with Hillary Lindsey. The two make up the majority of The Love Junkies, the songwriting trio of Hillary, Lori and Liz Rose. … Read more Lori McKenna is Going to Share Her ACM Songwriter of the Year Award With Hillary Lindsey

Cam’s Instagram Stories Were Maybe the Best Part of the ACM Awards

There are a million reasons to be obsessed with Cam, but during the 52nd Annual ACM Awards, it was because she was killing Instagram stories. While Keith Urban was performing “Blue Ain’t Your Color” she found one of the song’s writers behind her and zoomed in. This caption during Sam Hunt’s performance. And he did. … Read more Cam’s Instagram Stories Were Maybe the Best Part of the ACM Awards

Hear “Girl Crush” Writers Lori McKenna and Hillary Lindsey Crush the Song Acoustically

ACM Awards week is full festivities leading up to the big night. One of these awesome events is the ACM Party for a Cause, which raises funds for the Academy of Country Music’s charitable organization ACM Lifting Lives. View this post on Instagram Lots of emotions in Vegas already for the @acmawards it's an honor … Read more Hear “Girl Crush” Writers Lori McKenna and Hillary Lindsey Crush the Song Acoustically

Little Big Town’s “Beat Up Bible” is An Absolute Masterpiece That’ll Bring You to Your Knees

If you want to talk about profound lyrics and one of the best vocal performances Kimberly Schlapman has ever delivered, let’s talk about Little Big Town’s “Beat Up Bible.” The track is off the band’s new The Breaker album and out of all the foursome’s songs, over all the years, none have stopped me in … Read more Little Big Town’s “Beat Up Bible” is An Absolute Masterpiece That’ll Bring You to Your Knees

6 Most Profound Lyrics from Little Big Town’s ‘The Breaker’ That Might Make You Cry

Little Big Town’s first full-length album since 2014’s Pain Killer has finally dropped and The Breaker is everything it’s supposed to be and more. Mostly, it’s profound and catchy. At times, it’ll make you stop, think and probably cry. Each of the four band members had a hand in writing a few of the tunes, … Read more 6 Most Profound Lyrics from Little Big Town’s ‘The Breaker’ That Might Make You Cry

Carrie Underwood Makes Country Music History with 25th No. 1 Single, “Dirty Laundry”

Country music fans and critics have been comparing Carrie Underwood to Dolly Parton and Reba McEntire for years, but now, she’s officially in the same category as the two living legends. Notching her 25th No. 1 single, Underwood becomes only the third female country music singer to top the charts that many times. Yes, the … Read more Carrie Underwood Makes Country Music History with 25th No. 1 Single, “Dirty Laundry”

Keith Urban Makes Country Music History with “Blue Ain’t Your Color”

Once again, Keith Urban has done the seemingly impossible, topping all four Billboard country music charts at once with “Blue Ain’t Your Color.” The tune sits atop the Hot Country Songs, Country Airplay, Country Digital Song Sales and Country Streaming Songs charts dated January 21, 2017. This is only the the third time in history … Read more Keith Urban Makes Country Music History with “Blue Ain’t Your Color”

Nashville Songwriter Hillary Lindsey Shines Next to Lady Gaga on “Saturday Night Live”

If you caught Lady Gaga’s second performance on “Saturday Night Live,” you probably saw someone you recognized as a big-time Nashville songwriter accompanied her on acoustic guitar and as backup vocalist. You know that Nashville songwriter as Hillary Lindsey, one-third of the Love Junkies (“Girl Crush”) and co-writer of 10 of Carrie Underwood’s No. 1 … Read more Nashville Songwriter Hillary Lindsey Shines Next to Lady Gaga on “Saturday Night Live”

This Video of Carrie Underwood Harmonizing with the Songwriters of “Church Bells” Might Change Your Life

I’m not going to speak for Carrie Underwood on this or anything, but one of her favorite songwriters of all-time has to be Hillary Lindsey. Carrie’s released five studio albums for a total of 67 tracks. Hillary is listed as a co-writer on 27 of those tracks, 10 of those were/are No. 1 hits. That … Read more This Video of Carrie Underwood Harmonizing with the Songwriters of “Church Bells” Might Change Your Life

Sam Hunt Covers “Girl Crush” During Night Dedicated to Songwriters

Sam Hunt is a songwriter by trade. Before you were claiming he wasn’t country, you already loved his hits– Kenny Chesney’s “Come Over,” Billy Currington’s “We Are Tonight” and Keith Urban’s “Cop Car.” And on a night when the Nashville Chapter of the Association of Independent Music Publishers (AIMP) hosted their inaugural AIMP Awards, it … Read more Sam Hunt Covers “Girl Crush” During Night Dedicated to Songwriters