Sissy Spacek Accepts Artist of a Lifetime Award For an “Under the Weather” Loretta Lynn

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The ladies of country music were honored Wednesday night (Oct. 17) by CMT at their annual Artists of the Year celebration. The evening was the first time that all women were celebrated with the honor. While Carrie Underwood, Miranda Lambert, Maren Morris, Kelsea Ballerini, Little Big Town’s Kimberly Schlapman and Karen Fairchild and Lady Antebellum’s … Read more

Loretta Lynn Hints That New Album Is On the Way

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Loretta Lynn gave a rare update to fans this week when she revealed that she recently filmed a music video for her new album. The 86-year-old singer appears to be on the mend following her broken hip in January. “At the Ranch yesterday filming for a music video for my new album called Wouldn’t It … Read more

Country Stars React to the Passing of First Lady Barbara Bush

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When news broke that former first lady Barbara Bush passed away Tuesday evening (April 15), country stars took to social media. Surrounded by loved ones, Barbara passed away holding her husband, President George H.W. Bush’s hand. As First Lady and First Mother, when her son George W. Bush became President, she touched the lives of … Read more

7 Times Kacey Musgraves Sang a Country Classic With a Country Legend and Was Way More Country Than Anyone in Nashville

As Kacey Musgraves releases her third studio album, Golden Hour, it’s important to look back at where she’s been. While we know the album was influenced by many different genres and she experimented with new sounds, there are few people in Nashville more country than Kacey. Since Kacey burst onto the scene in 2013 with … Read more

Loretta Lynn Cancels Her Only Show In 2018

Loretta Lynn has just cancelled her only show of 2018 due to uncontrollable circumstances. The country legend was slated to play the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Tulsa, Okla. on May 17. The cancellation coming four months in advance has fans concerned that Lynn’s performing days are now behind her. A statement from Lynn’s … Read more

Let’s Remember the Greatest Country Music Collaboration Ever: Dolly Parton, Loretta Lynn and Tammy Wynette as the Honky Tonk Angels

In 1993 Dolly Parton, Loretta Lynn and Tammy Wynette released Honky Tonk Angels, a long-rumored project between the three living legends that featured new takes on classic hits like “It Wasn’t God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels,” “I Forgot More Than You’ll Ever Know” and “Silver Threads and Golden Needles.” Of course, just like if … Read more

30 Quotes from Women in Country Music in 1993 That Could Easily Be Said Today and Have Definitely Been Said Lately

In 1993 CBS aired the “Women of Country” 2-hour special which featured the likes of Lynn Anderson, Suzy Bogguss, Mary Chapin Carpenter, June Carter Cash, Linda Davis, Crystal Gayle, Emmylou Harris, Wanda Jackson, Naomi Judd, Wynonna Judd, Alison Krauss, Brenda Lee, Patty Loveless, Barbara Mandrell, Kathy Mattea, Martina McBride, Reba McEntire, Dolly Parton, Jeannie C. … Read more

Loretta Lynn Performed For The First Time Since Her Hospitalization And Sounds Incredible

After suffering a stroke in May, Loretta Lynn made the difficult decision to cancel her remaining 2017 tour dates and to push back the release of her upcoming album. But that hasn’t stopped her from performing. Lynn performed her two most popular songs at the Tennessee Motorcycle and Music Revival which takes place at her … Read more

Billy Ray Cyrus to Be Inducted Into the Kentucky Music Hall of Fame

Billy Ray Cyrus is being honored by his home state. In 2018, the singer will be inducted into the Kentucky Music Hall of Fame. “It’s been a long journey since those days of growing up in Flatwoods, Kentucky,” Billy Ray said. “For me, getting the chance to be inducted into the Kentucky Music Hall of … Read more

Loretta Lynn Is Making A Full Recovery And Plans on Finishing Her New Album ‘Wouldn’t It Be Great’

Country music legend Loretta Lynn is currently recovering from a stroke suffered on May 4. As a result, she had to cancel her shows in July and postpone her latest album until 2018. Despite all of the bad news and fan speculations to the contrary, Lynn’s doctors have predicted a full recovery and she still … Read more

11 Country Songs You Didn’t Know Were Written By Shel Silverstein

As a child, I loved Shel Silverstein. His books and poems are an essential piece of growing up. “The Giving Tree” one of the greatest children’s books ever written. When you enter my home, the first thing you see is a poem from “Where the Sidewalk Ends.” But did you know that he was … Read more

Loretta Lynn Moved to Rehabilitation Center After Stroke

Loretta Lynn‘s people are feeling grateful as the singer leaves a Nashville hospital following a stroke. The legend has been moved to a rehabilitation center as she continues to improve. Loretta’s sister posted the an update on Twitter a few days ago, writing, “We are lucky in this day and age, to have wonderful doctors … Read more