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.
Taylor Swift Gets Down With Her Bad Self in ‘Shake It Off’ Video
Taylor Swift's announcement to release a pop album marks a big change for the singer in the country music world. But with the video for her new '80s pop-inspired single reminds us all of one thing that will never change -- Swift will always give us insanely fun and original music…
Taylor Swift Takes the Biggest Ice Bucket Challenge Yet [Watch]
When Taylor Swift accepts a challenge, she makes a splash. Swift took the icy ALS Ice Bucket Challenge plunge on Saturday (Aug. 16), supporting the cause on Instagram with not one, but three different videos -- and with maybe the largest crowd to all take the challenge at one time!
Taylor Swift’s Secret Revealed? Star Reportedly Doing Q&A, Live Stream
After several days of social media mystery, Taylor Swift's big secret may have been revealed -- albeit unintentionally.
Little Big Town Announce ‘Pain Killer’ Album, Reveal Track Listing
Little Big Town fans rejoice! The country supergroup have just released details about their forthcoming sixth studio album, 'Pain Killer.'
Luke Bryan Takes Batting Practice With the St. Louis Cardinals
Luke Bryan is taking a break from his day job to become a professional baseball player -- at least for a few hours. While in St. Louis, Mo., for his That's My Kind of Night Tour, the 'Play It Again' superstar tried his hand at some batting practice with the St. Louis Cardina…
Carrie Underwood Wins 2014 CMT Awards Video of the Year
Carrie Underwood walked away with the coveted CMT Video of the Year belt buckle for her 'See You Again' video at the 2014 CMT Awards.
Little Big Town Debuts ‘Day Drinking’ at the 2014 CMT Awards
Little Big Town's debut performance of 'Day Drinking' started off tame enough ... but anyone who is a fan of the country supergroup knows that they are anything but. The performance that ended with the all four singers completely covered in paint.
Dierks Bentley Performs ‘Drunk On A Plane’ at the 2014 CMT Awards
As soon as the first few bars of Dierks Bentley's new hit, 'Drunk On a Plane' began at the 2014 CMT Awards, his strange red carpet attire made perfect sense. The 'I Hold On' singer gave a rousing performance of his new hit while the crowd went wild.
Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line and Friends Open the 2014 CMT Music Awards
If you expected the 2014 CMT Music Awards to start with anything but a bang, you thought wrong! Luke Bryan and Florida Georgia Line kicked off one of country music's biggest nights -- and they brought a few friends.
Hot Summer Tours 2014
This summer's best tours show off the veritable cream of the crop in country solo acts -- veterans of the stage who know how to consistently and unflinchingly put on an absolutely killer concert. Even better, these masters of the sizzling summer show are sharing the stage with a mix of opening …
Brantley Gilbert Wraps Up Motorcycle Tour with Visit to Arlington National Cemetery
Brantley Gilbert wrapped up his promotional mini-tour and motorcycle ride across the south with an emotional visit to Arlington National Cemetery on Memorial Day.
Lee Brice Includes Personal Wedding Footage in ‘I Don’t Dance’ Video [Watch]
Lee Brice makes a touching tribute to his wife in his new video for 'I Don't Dance.'