5 Veteran Country Music Acts That Need To Make A Comeback

Following comebacks from Garth Brooks and Shania Twain; two of pop-country’s biggest stars of the 1990s, we got to thinking about other veteran acts we would love to see return to form. Whether they were pivotal figures of the neo-traditionalist movement or collected only a few major hits, One Country takes a look at the … Read more

16 Must-Have Shirts for Country Fans

Last summer, I was shopping with a friend when we stumbled upon a shirt that read ” Come on Patty get it together” and we died laughing. If you’re not a fan of ’90s country, you probably don’t get the reference to the spoken line in Patty Loveless’ hit “I Try to Think About Elvis.” … Read more

Vince Gill Celebrates 25 Years as a Grand Ole Opry Member

The Grand Ole Opry performance is usually a well-oiled machine. This past Saturday, the night’s first show went 43 minutes late. The occasion? It was a special celebration of Vince Gill‘s career and membership with the Opry. “This is a pretty sweet night,” told the audience as he was joined by his family — wife … Read more

8 Epic Videos From the 1990s and Women in Country Music

They just don’t make ’em like they use to, right? Country music in the 1990s was like no other time before it– line dancing; mullets; bold and colorful shirts; and women. Forget all thundering rolling and achy broken hearts, the ’90s was all about the ladies and their fiery music videos. 8 Epic Videos From the … Read more

10 Best Country Performances on “American Idol”

As “American Idol” launches into its farewell season, we’ve been taking many nostalgic walks down memory lane. The ground-breaking show has created several bonafide superstars, like country music‘s own Carrie Underwood, pop phenomenon Kelly Clarkson and glam-rocker Adam Lambert, but they aren’t the only singers to take that stage and create really powerful moments. In 14 … Read more

Miranda Lambert Gets Soulful with “Shed A Little Light” Cover

Miranda Lambert wrapped up her Roadside Bars and Pink Guitars Tour last month, before picking up her sixth straight CMA Female Vocalist of the Year trophy and she went out with a bang. A bang of light. To sing a cover of Foy Vance’s “Shed a Little Light,” Miranda enlisted her friends and tourmates to … Read more

Vince Gill and Patty Loveless Sing Classic Loretta Lynn and Conway Twitty Duet

Not just anyone can cover a Loretta Lynn and Conway Twitty classic, so it’s a good thing Patty Loveless and Vince Gill were on hand at Lynn’s induction into the “Austin City Limits” Hall of Fame to do it right. Lynn was inducted in June, but a television special is set to air this week. … Read more

Patty Loveless: 10 Songs That Made Me Love Country Music

Patty Loveless, with a lilting voice and a well of emotion, has released 16 solo studio albums (and several compilations) since her career began with her 1986 self-titled debut. In the late ’80s, she was, in many regards, part of the neb-traditionalist era in country music, a time which witnessed a return to more roots … Read more