Carrie Horton is a freelance writer and project manager based in Nashville, Tenn. She graduated from Concordia University in Portland, Ore., with a degree in English and has been writing and listening to music for as long as she can remember. After more than five years in the non-profit world, she made the leap into full-time freelance writing and hasn’t looked back. When she’s not out looking for adventure, you can probably find her exploring nature or at a neighborhood coffee shop reading a good book or talking with friends.
Tim McGraw Takes Us Backstage of ‘Good Morning America,’ New York City Show [Watch]
When Tim McGraw releases an album, he does it big. The 'Sundown Heaven Town' singer dropped his thirteenth studio album with a bang in New York City on Sept. 16, and in this Taste of Country exclusive, he's giving fans a backstage pass to that exciting day.
Keith Urban’s ‘Somewhere in My Car’ Video Almost Too Hot for TV [Watch]
Keith Urban's 'Somewhere in My Car' video probably shouldn't be viewed in front of small children ... or your parents, for that matter. The sexy clip features more than a few steamy scenes of backseat (and bedroom ... and rain-covered) makeout sessions. Bottom line: it's epi…
George Strait Announces ‘Rides Away’ Album, Live From AT&T Stadium
George Strait may have hung up his touring hat, but his live show can live on forever in a soon-to-be released live album. On Sept. 16, Strait will unleash 'The Cowboy Rides Away: Live From AT&T Stadium,' a 20-track live album recorded at his very last concert.
Luke Bryan Defines What It Means to Be an American
This July 4, Luke Bryan is proud to be an American -- and he thinks you should be, too.
Dierks Bentley Loves His Country, Admits Soldiers ‘Are Constantly on My Mind’
The Fourth of July might just be Dierks Bentley's favorite holiday. The 'Drunk on a Plane' singer says that with a good part of his life spent traveling the winding roads of the United States, he's become quite a fan of his great country -- and he loves showing off his national p…
Carrie Underwood Wins 2014 CMT Awards Video of the Year
Carrie Underwood walked away with the coveted CMT Video of the Year belt buckle for her 'See You Again' video at the 2014 CMT Awards.
Dierks Bentley Performs ‘Drunk On A Plane’ at the 2014 CMT Awards
As soon as the first few bars of Dierks Bentley's new hit, 'Drunk On a Plane' began at the 2014 CMT Awards, his strange red carpet attire made perfect sense. The 'I Hold On' singer gave a rousing performance of his new hit while the crowd went wild.
Brantley Gilbert Wraps Up Motorcycle Tour with Visit to Arlington National Cemetery
Brantley Gilbert wrapped up his promotional mini-tour and motorcycle ride across the south with an emotional visit to Arlington National Cemetery on Memorial Day.
Jake Owen Fan Says He’s Her ‘Second Favorite’ [Video]
Jake Owen was told where he ranks but a tiny fan in West Virginia, and it's not No. 1!