Taste of Country Staff hasn't taken a day off since he/she was born in December 2010. Staff is an avid fan of country music and country music only although he/she has a soft spot for artists like Taylor Swift and Kelly Clarkson. Other interests include live music, cold beer, pizza at midnight and photos of country music babies.
Taste of Country Staff
A Case for Best Country Album at the 2016 Grammys
Five writers make a case for why each of the five great country albums nominated for Best Country Album deserve to take home the 2016 Grammy Award in February's cover story.
See Who Welcomed Country Babies in 2016
Like flowers in spring, country babies bloomed all over in 2016. Naturally, the country stars who welcomed these tiny people are head over heels and eager to share their perfect productions with the world.
Album Spotlight: Charles Kelley, ‘The Driver’
Charles Kelley's The Driver album is a project that rewards commitment. There’s nothing as immediately infectious as many of his full-time band’s greatest hits. Instead, he’s hoping fans will dig deep into his lyrics.
The Showdown: Steven Tyler vs. Cam
Aerosmith singer Steven Tyler has won his way into another round of the Showdown, but he'll be facing his toughest competition yet. The rocker-turned-country singer's new single will go head-to-head with the latest from Cam today and over the weekend.
Steven Tyler, ‘Red, White & You’ [Listen]
Aerosmith front man Steven Tyler is back to prove his debut country single was not a fluke with "Red, White & You." The new song demonstrates a very different side to the rock icon's upcoming country album on Dot Records, an imprint of Big Machine.
Home Free Rest Easy at No. 1 on the ToC Top 10 Countdown
Home Free have a stronghold on that No. 1 spot.
You Think You Know Brantley Gilbert?
Brantley Gilbert is one of the most interesting and mysterious men in country music. The 'One Hell of an Amen' singer doesn't talk about his past much, preferring to write songs and sing about the events that led him to country music stardom. During this episode of 'You Think You…
Brett Eldredge and His Many Faces Aim to Make the Top 10 Video Countdown
Brett Eldredge has released the charming video for his newest single "Drunk on Your Love," and in it he plays a number of different roles.
Album Spotlight: Brothers Osborne, ‘Pawn Shop’
Brothers Osborne present a grungy mix of traditional country and country-rock songs on their debut album Pawn Shop. The 11-song project has Jay Joyce’s fingerprints all over it, but what stands out most is singer TJ Osborne’s coarse, sandpaper vocals.