Kelsea Ballerini Says She Fangirls the Hardest Over Carrie Underwood and Shania Twain (Because, DUH)

One of my favorite Kelsea Ballerini interviews of all-time happened on the red carpet before the 2016 CMT Artists of the Year Awards. It was Kelsea at her absolute best– hilarious, vulnerable and totally on-fire for Shania Twain. Kelsea started out by casually explaining that she was excited to sing one of her songs and … Read more

Lindsay Ell Doesn’t Think Her Relationship With Bobby Bones Should Affect Her Career

Lindsay Ell is a Canadian country singer who is currently signed to Stoney Creek Records, home of Thompson Square, Randy Houser and Parmalee. It’s the sister label to Broken Bow Records, which currently boasts Jason Aldean and Dustin Lynch on its roster. She’s released several singles to country radio including, “Trippin’ on Us,” “Shut Me … Read more

Sara Evans Features 14 Female Songwriters on Her Upcoming Album ‘Words’

Sara Evans is bringing the girl power to the first album on her very own Born to Fly Records. The songstress has included songs from hit female tunesmiths such as Ashley Monroe, Caitlyn Smith, Hillary Lindsey, Hillary Scott and more. Her 14-year-old daughter Olivia Evans can also be found on signing backup on the first … Read more

Lindsay Ell Was Basically Perfect on “Jimmy Kimmel Live”

If you haven’t been paying attention to country music the last couple of weeks, you may not know that Lindsay Ell was recently asked to not perform at a radio station because of her “personal life.” Ell is dating Bobby Bones, the biggest name in country music radio. Ell and her label are working it … Read more

Shania Twain’s “Today Show” Concert Proves She’s Still Got It

Shania Twain is the top-selling female country music artist of all-time and she hasn’t even released an album in 15 years. After going through a horrific divorce and a few other issues, Shania exited the spotlight and the music game. Eventually, she made her way back to a residency in Las Vegas, but she wasn’t … Read more

Steve Earle Says the Best Music Coming Out of Nashville is All By Women– And We’ve Been Saying That for Years

Steve Earle doesn’t have a problem saying what he thinks or how he feels. During a recent interview with The Guardian, Earle said a number of interesting things: “I know a little about a lot.” “She traded me in for a younger, skinnier, less talented singer-songwriter.” “Noel Gallagher is the most overrated songwriter in the … Read more

Maren Morris’ Wide Open and Honest ‘Lenny Letter’ Tells Us What It’s Really Like for Women in Country Music

When I first listened to and met Maren Morris I described her as a mix of Kacey Musgraves, Miranda Lambert and ’90s Sheryl Crow. Musically, I still find truth in that, but as a member of the country music family, she’s becoming her own, open and honest person. In an open letter to country music … Read more

Holy Wow: Loretta Lynn Sets to Release New Studio Album at Age 85

On August 18 Loretta Lynn will be 85 years old and she’ll also be celebrating the release a brand new studio album. Like its predecessor, the critically-acclaimed, GRAMMY-nominated Full Circle, Wouldn’t It Be Great was mainly recorded at the Cash Cabin Studio in Hendersonville, Tennessee, with producers Patsy Lynn Russell and John Carter Cash. An … Read more

Cam is Embracing Her Curly Hair and Encouraging Women to Own Their Uniqueness

As women we often find ourselves trying to meet impossible beauty standards society places on us. And one of our favorites– Cam is setting out to remind us that being unique is beautiful, and that we should embrace it. In a new effort with John Frieda, Cam shared, “Most little curly haired girls don’t realize … Read more

Lauren Alaina Lands First No. 1 Hit with “Road Less Traveled”

It’s been a long road for Lauren Alaina since coming off “American Idol” in 2011, but she’s finally reached a goal few women in country music have– a No. 1 hit at country radio. Alaina is celebrating her very first No. 1 single with “Road Less Traveled” landing at the top of both the Billboard … Read more

Miranda Lambert Has a Long History of Talking About How Great Carrie Underwood is While Accepting Awards

Honestly, this was Carrie Underwood’s year to win ACM Female Vocalist of the Year and really, Entertainer of the Year too. Most fans would have settled for the Female Vocalist win, but once again, Carrie walked away empty-handed. As Miranda Lambert took the stage to accept her record-breaking eighth trophy for the category, she hugged … Read more

Lori McKenna Becomes First Female to Win ACM Songwriter of the Year

Critically acclaimed singer-songwriter Lori McKenna just keeps making history. The GRAMMY-winning mother of five was recently the first female to ever be named ACM Songwriter of the Year. As you probably know by now, McKenna wrote the smash hit, “Humble and Kind” all by herself at her kitchen table one morning. The tune also captured … Read more