#Country Songs

Loretta Lynn’s Family Asks Fans To Sign Petition To Rename Kentucky State Park After The Country Icon

One Loretta Lynn fan’s petition to honor the country legend in her home state just got a big boost. From the singer’s family themselves. A petition started by Carla Engle to honor the Coal Miner’s Daughter by renaming a state park in her hometown of Painstville, Kentucky after Loretta Lynn recently caught the attention of Lynn’s family, and they’ve thrown their support behind the cause.
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Country stars unite for Buckeye Superfest

The Buckeye Country Superfest will have something for fans of new and old country music alike on Saturday, May 27, at Ohio Stadium in Columbus. The King of Country, George Strait, will headline the show, while superstars Chris Stapleton and Little Big Town will provide support. With more than 30...
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Red Dirt Country Artist Jake Flint Has Died

Jake Flint, a Red Dirt country singer-songwriter hailing from Oklahoma, has died unexpectedly, according to several social media posts. Flint's manager, Brenda Cline, shared an emotional tribute to the late singer on Facebook on Sunday (Nov. 27), describing him as "the funniest, most hilarious, hardest working, dedicated artist I have ever worked with in my career."

Listen! Kevin Costner Has a Playlist of His All-Time Favorite Country Songs

There's no denying that each season of Yellowstone has a very well-curated soundtrack. Music is half of what sets the show's ambiance, and the many musically-inclined cast members have certainly made their contributions—Kevin Costner among them. Oh, and if you don't recall, Kevin is also a rock star in...

Thomas Rhett’s Mom Says He Helped Make It ‘Cool’ for Country Stars to Be Wholesome

An upcoming new podcast tells country stars' stories from a whole new perspective — their moms — with sit-down interviews from the mothers of Luke Bryan, Lauren Alaina and many more. Called Got It From My Momma, the podcast series is hosted by Jennifer Vickery Smith, who — as the mom of Conner Smith — knows firsthand what it's like to have a child in the country music business.

Throwback To Cody Johnson’s 2006 Song “The Fiddle’s Gone,” An Early Middle Finger To Country Music Radio

If you watched the CMA Awards this year, then you know that Cody Johnson was a nominee for New Artist of the Year. Don’t get me wrong, ol’ CoJo has been killing the mainstream country scene over the past couple of years and is new to country music radio, especially after his successful 2021 Human The Double Album. However, the OG Cody Johnson fans know that the man was a Texas country legend for a decade before he signed to […] The post Throwback To Cody Johnson’s 2006 Song “The Fiddle’s Gone,” An Early Middle Finger To Country Music Radio first appeared on Whiskey Riff.

27 Songs For Deep Voices

If you have a low-pitched voice, consider yourself blessed—some of the most famous singers in history have been known for their lower register. If you’re looking for a song for deep voices, try out one of these top 27 picks:. 1. God’s Gonna Cut You Down — Johnny...
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Hate the holidays? Here's four non-holiday concerts to check out this month in Columbia.

Did the Christmas spirit come a bit too soon for you this year? Or maybe it always does?. In Columbia, the season seems to hit even days before Thanksgiving — some holiday performing arts productions opened before then — and doesn’t stop for the entirety of December. Thankfully, for the grinches in town, the city’s event calendar has plenty of non-holiday entertainment.

Thomas Rhett’s Wife Rounds Up ‘All My Littles’ — Dogs Included — For a Holiday Pic [Photo]

As the holiday weekend winds down, Thomas Rhett and his family are still giving thanks. The singer's wife, Lauren Akins, shared a sweet family photo on Saturday (Nov. 26) that features all four of the couple's kids, and their two dogs to boot. Kona and Cash -- a Catahoula Leopard dog and chocolate lab, respectively -- pose on either side of the children in the photograph. Five-year-old Ada James, seven-year-old Willa Gray and two-year-old Lennon Love stand together in the photo, with Willa holding the youngest member of the crew: One-year-old Lillie Carolina.

Dolly Parton Shines With ‘Diamonds & Rhinestones’ on Top Country Albums Chart

Dolly Parton achieves her 48th top 10 on Billboard‘s Top Country Albums chart (dated Dec. 3) as Diamonds & Rhinestones: The Greatest Hits Collection enters at No. 4. In the tracking week ending Nov. 24, the set — released Nov. 18 — earned 19,000 equivalent album units, with 15,000 in album sales, according to Luminate.