Carena Liptak is a writer and editor in Nashville, Tenn. She is a fan of strong coffee and large-eared dogs. When not writing, she can be found chasin' that neon rainbow and livin' that honky-tonk dream.
Country Cares Today: Artists, Former St. Jude Kids Share Stories, Champion the Cause
First-time and returning artists flocked to Memphis, Tenn., in January for the 30th anniversary of Country Cares, and former St. Jude patients shared their stories.
The Future of Country Cares: Randy Owen + the Artists Who Will Carry on His St. Jude Legac…
Randy Owen knows he won't always be around to helm Country Cares. He also knows, better than anyone, what a big ask it is of an artist to assume that responsibility.
Thomas Rhett’s Wife Made Him Crack Up During His Performance at the 2018 CMAs
In her defense, she asked him not to try any funny business by her chair during the show!
Cole Swindell’s ‘All of It’ Is ‘a Little Bit of Everything I’ve Done’ — and More
"I think every album gives you a chance to express yourself differently ..."
Justin Moore’s New Album Will Be His ‘Most Traditional Release to Date’
The country singer explains why "Kinda Don't Care" is a good segue into his next album, and gives an update on the recording process.
Ben Haggard and Girlfriend Jeyda Beyzade Welcome Baby Boy After Complicated Delivery
Haggard's girlfriend, Jeyda Beyzade, underwent a scary emergency C-section after complications arose during labor.
Miranda Lambert Lets Her Music Speak for Itself: ‘All You Have to Do Is Listen’
"All the sad moments were there, all the truths were right in those songs."
Dierks Bentley’s Rule for His 2018 Mountain High Tour: ‘Keep It Weird’ Backstage
"I'm trying to pack as much living as I can into every day."
Story Behind the Song: Martina McBride, ‘Independence Day’
"How does a woman in that situation find freedom?"
Interview: On New EP, LeAnn Rimes Revisits Her Teenage Hits With More Wisdom
"That would have been really amazing for anyone, much less an 11-year-old kid ..."
Kid Rock Teams With Brantley Gilbert for Red Blooded Rock ‘n’ Roll Redneck Extravaganza
Tickets go on sale on April 13!