Country Music’s 30 Angriest Songs Ever, Ranked
Country music may not be known for songs about rage — heavy metal and hard rock have the market cornered on that one — but that doesn't mean that the country genre can't supply an excellent angry song. The three-chord-and-the-truth genre talks about real life, after all, and...
Jason Aldean’s ‘Let Your Boys Be Country’ Lyrics Fit Right Now
Jason Aldean is a boy dad, so it wasn't hard for him to find himself in the "Let Your Boys Be Country" lyrics. "For me, I feel like it was a fitting song right now," he tells Taste of Country. "Let Your Boys Be Country" is the second single from...
Garth Brooks + Trisha Yearwood Sing at Rosalynn Carter’s Funeral [Watch]
Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood performed John Lennon's classic "Imagine" during the memorial service for former First Lady Rosalynn Carter in Atlanta on Tuesday afternoon (Nov. 28.) Dressed in respectful black, Brooks and Yearwood stood onstage before the late Mrs. Carter's coffin, which was adorned with a colorful array of...
Wait, Is McDonald’s Really Dropping a Grimace Ugly Christmas Sweater?
If we have learned anything from 2023, it's that Grimace is a cultural icon when it comes to fast food. Now, it appears McDonald's is ready to capitalize on the purple character's popularity once again as we head into the holiday season. How Grimace Became An Iconic Character For McDonald's.
Biologists Working to Stop the Catastrophic Spread of a Rare Strain of Rabies to Iowa & the Midwest
According to a recent report from the Washington Post, the death of a kitten has set off a "nine-alarm fire" in the scientific world that could see a deadly virus spread unchecked, affecting an estimated 7 million residents across South Dakota, Minnesota, Missouri, Kansas, and yes, our great state of Iowa.
Jelly Roll Just Shoved the Most Hated Man in WWE [Watch]
Jelly Roll nabbed front row seats to Monday's WWE Raw in Nashville, and then he got involved in the fighting. The "Save Me" singer did Randy Orton a solid during his match against Domnik Mysterio. Watch as she shoves JD McDonagh and then Mysterio after they confront him outside the ring.
15 Items You Shouldn’t Even Think About Trying to Return to Amazon
So, you bought too much during Prime Day. Or maybe you got a little carried away with your holiday shopping. Lucky for you Amazon has a ton of options for where to return that extra stuff you thought was needed. From Kohl's to Staples to actual Amazon stores, there is myriad of locations to drop-off returns.
What ‘Yellowstone’ Fans Watching CBS Missed Last Weekend [Dutton Rules]
Longtime Yellowstone fans were right to wonder how the show would be censored for a run on CBS. One edit made for Season 2, Ep. 7 is just comical. In fairness, very little has been cut from Season 1 and Season 2 on CBS. As expected, the language — especially Beth Dutton's language — has been muted or altered. For example, during Season 1, Ep. 1 "Daybreak," a stranger named Ted comes on to Beth who tells him "You look like a real soft f--k, Ted."
Brooks & Dunn, Kelsea Ballerini + More Join All for the Hall Lineup
Kelsea Ballerini, Brooks & Dunn, Riley Green and Mickey Guyton are just some of the stars filing up to perform at the annual All for the Hall charity benefit show next month. Country music legends will co-mingle with fresh-faced stars at the event, which will also feature relative newcomers like Hardy and the War and Treaty as well as country music legends like Patty Loveless and Trisha Yearwood.
Iowa Museum Kicks Off Their Impressive 2023 Holiday Calendar with Anticipated Scuba Santa Event
This time of the year can truly be magical, especially for young kids... and, I know my kids always find magic with each new experience had at the National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium. Now both those worlds are colliding as Scuba Santa is back for another year at the River Museum.
Concerning Data Shows How Unhappy Iowans Are at Work
The lasting effects of the COVID-19 pandemic are still deeply felt on a day-to-day basis. For one, 366 ongoing labor strikes have put workers across various industries on uncertain ground. Couple that with mass layoffs, hiring freezes, and more, and workers are feeling the stress and struggles all across the board.
Santa and Mrs. Claus to Visit Kwik Stop in Dubuque for “Free Santa Day”
Tis the time of the year to pay Santa Claus as a visit as he makes his way around the area. Thankfully, Kwik Stop in Dubuque makes it not only easy to pay a visit to Santa Claus, but free for kids and families to experience some of the holiday magic.
Kenny Chesney Adds Soccer Stadiums to His 2024 Tour
Kenny Chesney's summer tour keeps growing. Three weeks after announcing the Sun Goes Down Tour, he's expanded his commitment by nearly a third. Three new soccer stadium dates join additional shows at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass., to turn an 18-date tour into 23. Previously announced dates were set for NFL stadiums. These new shows will take place in MLS venues.
Jelly Roll’s Wife Clears Up a Rumor About Her + Lainey Wilson
Jelly Roll's wife, Bunnie Xo, is shutting down the rumor mill. After Bunnie — who's a podcaster and social media star, as well as wife to Jelly — saw an article reporting that she's jealous of Jelly's "Save Me" duet partner Lainey Wilson, she jumped on social media to set the record straight.
WWE Hall of Famer Tammy Sytch Sentenced to Prison for Fatal Car Crash
Former professional wrestler Tamara Lynn Sytch — aka Tammy Sytch, or her ring name, Sunny — has been sentenced to 17 years in prison for her role in a deadly DUI car crash that killed a 75-year-old man named Julian Fran Lasseter in Florida in March 2022. The...
‘The Voice': BIAS Impresses With a Scaled-Back ‘Where I Find God’ [Watch]
Monday (Nov. 27) night’s episode of The Voice was action packed. After Reba McEntire's team took the Playoff stage, it was time to hear from Team Gwen Stefani. Stefani's only got one remaining country contestant -- BIAS -- but he came ready to represent. The Arkansas native selected Larry Fleet's "Where I Find God" as his Playoff track. While workshopping the song, Stefani encouraged BIAS to be more selective with choosing which moment to make an impact. Instead of closing his eyes for the majority of the song, she asked him to be more deliberate with the timing, to create interesting pockets throughout the performance.
‘The Voice': Jacquie Roar Nails The Playoffs with Fleetwood Mac Song [Watch]
Reba McEntire had a busy night on Monday (Nov. 27)! During that night's episode of The Voice, the country icon was tasked with leading her team during Season 24 Playoffs. One of the contestants fighting to keep her spot in the singing competition was Jacquie Roar. During their coaching session it appeared that Roar had things well under control when it came to vocals.
‘The Voice': Jordan Rainer Wins Playoff Round With Little Big Town Cover [Watch]
The Playoffs are underway on Season 24 of The Voice, and on Monday's (Nov. 27) episode, it was time for Reba McEntire’s team to take the stage. Her first contestant to step up and fight for the spot on Team Reba was Jordan Rainer. Both from Oklahoma, Rainer and...
‘The Voice': Ruby Leigh Wins Playoff Round With Linda Ronstadt’s ‘Long Long Time’
The talent was running like a stream during Monday night's (Nov. 27) new episode of The Voice. The latest installment of the singing competition had members of Reba McEntire’s team facing off to keep their spot. One of those constants hoping to nab a spot in the next round...
‘The Voice': Noah Spencer Eliminated From Team Reba
Reba McEntire got a surprise during Monday night's (Nov. 27) episode of The Voice. When McEntire first heard one of her contestants wanted to play “Jolene” for their Playoffs song, she probably thought they meant Dolly Parton’s 1973 release. Instead, the country legend was in for a shock with a more alternative version, thanks to Noah Spencer.
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