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.
George Strait Salutes Police Officers in New Ballad, ‘The Weight of the Badge’ [LISTEN]
"He swore that oath to protect and serve / Puts his heart and soul into both those words ..."
Story Behind the Song: Suzy Bogguss, ‘Aces’
"Early on, I used to try to explain what it meant to me, but ..."
Granger Smith’s Wife, Amber, Speaks Out on Water Safety After Son River’s Drowning
"Even with preparation, the unthinkable can happen," Amber Smith reminds fans.
Zac Brown Band Pay Tribute to the Military With Their Spirited New ‘Warrior’ [LISTEN]
ZBB have paid tribute to the military before -- but never quite like this.
Story Behind the Song: Suzy Bogguss, ‘Letting Go’
"He came in and played that solo with a 103 temperature, and then we sprayed the room down with Lysol ..."
Brett Young Reflects on Wife Taylor’s Support: ‘I Couldn’t Do It Without Her’
"She's better than me. I say it every day ..."
Dolly Parton Partners With Hallmark for ‘Christmas at Dollywood’ Movie
Okay, so it's the middle of summer -- but this new movie has us in the Christmas spirit!
Tanya Tucker’s ‘Hard Luck’ Turns Into a Winning Streak in New Video [WATCH]
Tucker's rough-and-tumble luck seems to suit her in this new music video, which features cameos from Brandi Carlile and Shooter Jennings.
Trisha Yearwood’s ‘Every Girl’ Track List Includes Some All-Star Duets
It includes duets with Garth Brooks, Kelly Clarkson, and oh yeah -- lots more!
Granger Smith on Son River’s Drowning: ‘The Whole Thing Took Roughly 30 Seconds’
"I was 15 feet from the gate, which is something that will haunt me the rest of my life ..."