Sam Alex has worked for country stations across the nation and never misses his favorite acts when they come to town. He's been on red carpets for many different awards shows and interviewed some of your favorite celebrities, like Will Ferrell and Taylor Swift. Originally from Chicago, Sam now lives in Nashville, where he hosts the Taste of Country Nights radio show, a syndicated night show which airs on more than 75 stations nationwide. If you ever see him on lower Broadway, get him a pina colada and some BBQ chicken pizza ... they're his favorites! Listen to highlights on iTunes or your Android device.
Garth Brooks Wanted George Strait to Cut ‘Friends in Low Places’
"Friends In Low Places" could have been one of George Strait's biggest hits. In fact had Garth Brooks gotten his way the King of Country would have taken the song to No. 1.
Cole Swindell Has Friends to Thank for ‘Down Home Sessions IV’
Cole Swindell says he could have never gotten this far without some of his close friends in the country music industry.
Morgan Evans Recalls Proposal to Kelsea Ballerini: ‘She Was Making Pancakes’
Morgan Evans says proposing to Kelsea Ballerini is the most romantic thing he's ever done, but it wasn't exactly an elaborate fairytale.
Cam to Co-Host Taste of Country’s CMA Awards Red Carpet Broadcast
Cam and Sam will lead the Taste of Country live stream from the 2017 CMA Awards red carpet. "Burning House" and "Diane" singer Cam is slated to co-host this year's YouTube Live and Facebook Live broadcast.
Tim McGraw Can’t Stop Singing Chris Young Songs and It’s Making His Wife Mad
Faith Hill has a bone to pick with Chris Young. Her husband, Tim McGraw, can't get the "Losing Sleep" singer out of his head!
Aaron Watson Falls Back on Personal Experience to Help Heal After Las Vegas
Aaron Watson had friends near the Route 91 Harvest Festival stage and he played the Las Vegas fest one year ago to the day of last Sunday's shooting. It's real for him, but tragically he can recall an experience and a conversation that helps him with grief.
Darius Rucker Explains Rowdy Collaboration With Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean + Charles Kelley
Darius Rucker says he has wanted to record a song called "Straight to Hell" for years, maybe since he first heard it almost 30 years ago. But it took a chance phone call from Charles Kelley to get it done.
Chris Young Feels Like His Songs Might Be Sexier than He Is
The new Chris Young tune “Losing Sleep” is a sexy addition to his upcoming new record. But the artist tells Taste of Country Nights it might not be 100% true to who he is all the time.
Chris Janson Looking Forward to ‘Amazing’ Tour With Sam Hunt, Maren Morris
Chris Janson has just released a new single, "Fix a Drink," and as he tells Taste of Country Nights, he's enthusiastic about sharing it with fans live on his upcoming tour with Sam Hunt and Maren Morris.
Jacob Davis Had to Network in Secret While Working at Nashville Golf Shop
Jacob Davis moved to Nashville to pursue a career in music six years ago, but before he could get a foothold he had to meet some people.
Here’s Everything Kelsea Ballerini Would Tell Us About Her Wedding [Watch]
We know Kelsea Ballerini is set to marry fiancé Morgan Evans, but beyond that, she hasn't shared too much ... until now.
A Thousand Horses Think Jason Aldean Could Win Big at 2017 ACMs
A Thousand Horses recently sat down with Taste of Country Nights to talk about their latest single “Preaching to the Choir.” The band just hit Las Vegas in anticipation of the 52nd annual ACM Awards on Sunday night (April 2), and they also shared their thoughts on who will take home En…