Country Music Offers Up Healthy Conversations for Parents and Kids

When I was in 7th grade I asked my mom for a certain rap album for Christmas. She said I would absolutely not be getting the album for Christmas. It was the first time I remember talking with my parents about music I should and shouldn’t be listening to– my brain was racked with all … Read more

Kix Brooks’ Little Sister Inspired Him to Help Get Music Programs in Music City Schools

Ten years ago, there were few, if any, music programs in public schools in Music City, USA. Today, every Nashville public school kid has access to an instrument — and they can thank Kix Brooks’ little sister, Lisa, for that. Kix Brooks spearheaded the creation of the Keep the Music Playing campaign, with help from CMA Music … Read more