Darci Lynne Sends Her Love to Tornado Ravaged Nashville: ‘My Heart is Broken’

Darci Lynne message to nashville following Tornado devastation

Growing up in Oklahoma, famed ventriloquist and singer Darci Lynne knows what its like when a tornado is roaring your way. “One time we were about to get in the storm shelter and we were standing outside of it just in case and we saw a tornado form like a mile from our house in … Read more

Garth Brooks and Blake Shelton Join Forces on New Single, “Dive Bar” [Listen]

Garh Brooks and Blake Shelton collaboratingon new single Dive Bar

Country music fans went bonkers when Garth Brooks and Blake Shelton recently shared the news that they had collaborated on a fun summer anthem. Fortunately, the two superstars didn’t make us wait long to hear that new music. [RELATED: Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani Turn “UglyDolls” Premiere Into Family Night Out] On Tuesday, June 18, which … Read more

Blake Shelton Builds Gwen Stefani Her Own Garden of Eden in Oklahoma

Blake Shelton builds Gwen Stefani Garden of Eden

Blake Shelton’s newest single, “God’s Country,” is an anthemic ode to the joy and satisfaction that is a simple life in the country. But Blake isn’t just talking the talk. It looks like the Oklahoma country boy is walking the walk…or driving the tractor, actually, to create a little Garden of Eden for his sweet … Read more

Carrie Underwood Honored With Induction Into Oklahoma Hall of Fame

Carrie Underwood Oklahoma Hall of Fame

While the rest of the country music community was recovering from a night of celebrating the 50th annual CMA Awards, Carrie Underwood was zipping off to her home state for another kind of extravaganza. On November 15, the Checotah, Oklahoma native was honored with an appointment into the Oklahoma Hall of Fame. Now, just a … Read more

Gwen Stefani Thanks Blake Shelton For “Sharing His World” After Trip to Oklahoma

Gwen Stefani herself has admitted that getting to know Blake Shelton’s world has been a bit of a culture shock— but now, it seems like she’s fully embracing the Oklahoma life, including days spent on the lake, makeup-free, in a fringe bikini and loads of jewelry.  Gwen took to her Instagram to share a series … Read more

Morgan Evans Was in the Middle of a Song in Oklahoma When Everyone (Including Kelsea Ballerini) Had to Be Evacuated Because of a Tornado

If you haven’t spent much time in Oklahoma in the month of May, you may not know that a tornado warning or watch is just as common as the sun rising every morning. A few years ago, I spent a full Friday to Sunday weekend in Oklahoma City and there was a small tornado every … Read more

The Pioneer Woman Boarding House is Officially Open for Business and ‘Cowboy Luxury’ Never Looked So Good

Pioneer Woman hotel

If you follow along with Ree Drummond, you know that she and her husband, Ladd, have been working towards opening their hotel in Pawhuska, Oklahoma, called The Pioneer Woman Boarding House. After months of anticipation, the PW Boarding House is officially taking reservations, and I can’t pack my bags fast enough. “The Boarding House is … Read more

Blake Shelton Just Named Gwen Stefani An Official Adopted Oklahoman, So Things Are Getting Pretty Serious

I don’t know for sure how it works to make someone an adopted citizen of a state, but I would imagine it just takes a tip of the hat from one resident to get the job done. Which is kind of what Blake Shelton did for Gwen Stefani. In a rare post to Instagram, Blake … Read more

Blake Shelton’s Old Textbook is Playing a Role in Current Oklahoma Teacher Walkouts and So Are Carrie Underwood’s Sisters

Oklahoma schools have been closed for most of the week as teachers from across the state participated in walkouts and protests to urge state lawmakers to earmark more money for public education. As the daughter of a public school teacher and the granddaughter of a public school teacher, I am in agreement that teachers don’t get … Read more

Gwen Stefani’s Kids Heard Blake Shelton’s “I Lived It” on the Radio While in Oklahoma and Had the Cutest Reaction

When it comes to Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton’s relationship— what makes no sense is actually starting to make a lot of sense. Gwen and Blake brought Gwen’s extended family to Oklahoma for Spring Break and though they only seem to wear camo while in the state, they are really getting a hang on this … Read more

Everything We Know (So Far) About The Pioneer Woman’s Boarding House

In case you missed it, The Pioneer Woman, Ree Drummond, is opening up a little hotel in her hometown of Pawhuska, Oklahoma, and we cannot wait to take a visit! While the official opening date of the hotel has yet to be announced, Ree has shared lots of small details about Pawhuska’s newest addition that have … Read more

Did You Know Blake Shelton is An Oklahoma Creativity Ambassador?

If you didn’t grow up in the near vicinity of Oklahoma, there’s a good chance you know very little about it. Vicki Gunvalson, from “Real Housewives of Orange County,” once described Oklahoma as, “Oklahoma is an invisible state. No one ever talks about Oklahoma. I think it’s a forgotten state. We’ve never been to Oklahoma. … Read more