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.
Study: At All Times of Day, Country’s Women Find Themselves Crowded Out of Airplay
A follow-up to an April 2019 study shows more data proving that women's underrepresentation on country radio is large-scale and damaging to the genre.
Yola’s Deluxe ‘Walk Through Fire’ Includes an Elton John-Approved ‘Goodbye Yellow Brick Ro…
Yola released a deluxe reissue of her 'Walk Through Fire' album, including a couple new tracks -- and a very high-profile cover.
Garth Brooks Says He ‘Isn’t Done’ With Chris Gaines Project
We're READY for Chris Gaines to come back!
Ronnie Dunn Sings George Strait, Tom Petty on ‘Re-Dunn’ [LISTEN]
Ronnie Dunn takes on George Strait's 'The Cowboy Rides Away' and Tom Petty's 'I Won't Back Down' on his forthcoming new album, 'Re-Dunn.'
Jason Aldean Has Some Advice for New-Parent Country Stars: ‘Balance It Out’
"I think it's okay to say 'no' to things. It took me a while to figure that out ..."
Garth Brooks Reflects on His Record-Setting Entertainer of the Year CMA Awards Win
Garth Brooks drew attention to deserving artists (though not his fellow nominee, Carrie Underwood) as he reflected on his newly-awarded CMA trophy.
Maren Morris Received a Sweet Sign From Her Unborn Son Right Before Her 2019 CMA Awards Pe…
Morris' unborn baby started kicking during the 2019 CMA Awards, the singer reveals.
Jennifer Nettles Explains the Story Behind Her Unforgettable 2019 CMA Awards Cape
For the awards show, Nettles donned a cape that spells out the program of gender bias in country music -- literally.
There’s a Musical Secret Hidden on Every CMA Awards Trophy
Ever see that little ring of music notes on the side of a CMA Awards trophy? Well, it's not just decorative...
LeAnn Rimes Opens Up About Mental Health as She Accepts Hope Award for Depression Advocacy
Today, LeAnn Rimes is a passionate advocate for mental health. In a recent speech, she opened up about her struggle with depression and how important it was to seek out the help she needed.