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.
Garth Brooks Adds His Daughter to His ‘Wall of Sound’
Even major country stars like Garth Brooks can use a little support onstage -- especially when that support is coming from their own family. The country legend took to the stage in Chicago over the weekend with one more familiar face added to his backing band: his daughter.
Whitney Duncan and Family Comment on Discovery of Holly Bobo’s Remains
Whitney Duncan and the rest of Holly Bobo's family are speaking out about the discovery of the slain nursing student's remains in Decatur County, Tenn. on Sunday, Sept. 7.
Kelly Clarkson’s Adorable Baby Girl Glams It Up for Her First Country Show
Kelly Clarkson's daughter, River Rose, is only three months old, but the pop-country superstar is already instilling in her a love of country music! Last week, the singer brought her sweet baby girl to her very first concert, the Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood kickoff.
Josh Thompson Shares the Stage With Soldier Contest Winner [Watch]
Josh Thompson is showing his support for the troops in exciting new ways.
Luke Bryan Sets Stadium Attendance Record for a Country Concert
Luke Bryan is crashing parties and breaking records all over the place! On Aug. 31, the 'Crash My Party' singer finished the last of four stadium shows at historic Soldier Field in Chicago, performing for a combined total of 225,000 fans and setting the all-time record for stadium attendan…
Jason Aldean Announces New Album ‘Old Boots, New Dirt’
Jason Aldean has a new record coming out, and it's going to be different from anything fans have heard before.
Brad Paisley Explains Why He Leaked All of His New Album
Brad Paisley's new album was officially released on Tuesday (Aug. 26) by Sony Music Nashville. But unofficially? Well unofficially, it was released days before that by the funny man himself.
Chase Rice Talks About ‘Ignite the Night’ and Being Starstruck [Watch]
Chase Rice doesn't get starstruck too often, but when he does, it's a spiritual experience. The 'Ready Set Roll' singer sat down with Taste of Country to answer a few fun questions about his new album and the famous faces he'd freak out over.
Johnny Cash’s Youngest Daughter Releasing Book About the Legend
Thanks to Johnny Cash's daughter, fans are able to get glimpse into the country legend's childhood. Cash's youngest daughter, Tara Cash Schwoebel has announced the release of a new book, ‘Recollections by J.R. Cash: Childhood Memories of Johnny Cash.’
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.