Sterling Whitaker is a Nashville-based musician and music journalist. He is the author of two books: 'Unsung Heroes of Rock Guitar' and 'The Grand Delusion: The Unauthorized True Story of Styx.' He has appeared as a guest on VH1, BBC Radio and radio all over North America. Whitaker is also very involved in animal rescue.
Dollywood Evacuated Due to Wildfires in Gatlinburg, Tennessee
Dolly Parton's signature theme park and the surrounding areas have been evacuated due to the wildfires that are currently raging in rural Tennessee. Dollywood, Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge in Tennessee are under mandatory evacuation notice.
Headwaters Jam 2017 Pre-Sale Tickets Now on Sale, and We’ve Got Your Password
Pre-sale tickets for the 2017 Headwaters Country Jam are now on sale!
Hank Williams Jr. Shoots Down ‘Weird Pop-Country Sound’
Hank Williams Jr. has never been afraid to speak his mind, and he's taking on contemporary country with his new album, It's About Time.
Country Music Pioneer Red Simpson Dead at 81
Red Simpson, an influential country musician best-known for helping to pioneer the Bakersfield Sound, has passed away at the age of 81.
Keith Urban to Receive 2016 CRS Artist Humanitarian Award
Country Radio Seminar will recognize Keith Urban for his charitable endeavors in Nashville in February. The country superstar is set to receive the Artist Humanitarian Award for 2016.
‘Dolly Parton’s Coat of Many Colors’ Wins With Fans and Critics
Dolly Parton's most recent foray into television was a smash with both audiences and critics, winning its time slot when it aired on NBC Thursday night (Dec. 10).
Keith Urban’s Father Enters Hospice Care
Keith Urban is publicly celebrating a career triumph while privately dealing with a family tragedy. The country superstar previewed his new Country Music Hall of Fame exhibit, Keith Urban So Far, on Tuesday night (Dec. 1), and revealed afterward that his beloved father, Robert Urban, is in hospice c…
Chris Young Postpones Concert on Doctor’s Orders
Chris Young has been forced to re-schedule a concert that was slated to take place on Thursday (Dec. 3) after doctors determined he was too sick to perform.
Rory Feek on Joey’s Cancer Battle: ‘Her Song Will Live On’
Country music fans all over the world have been following every minute of Joey + Rory singer Joey Feek's brave battle with cancer, and in a new blog post, her husband Rory reveals why he is sharing all of the intimate details of their personal struggles.
Blake Shelton: Joey + Rory’s Courage Is ‘Inspirational’
Joey + Rory Feek have been going through a very difficult time, but their steadfast faith in the face of enormous adversity has been powerful for more than just their fans.
Jason Aldean’s Music Is Available on Spotify Again
A year after pulling his latest music from Spotify, Jason Aldean appears to have changed his mind.
Luke Bryan Reacts to Blake Shelton Dating Gwen Stefani [Watch]
Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani have finally revealed that they are dating, but Shelton's buddy Luke Bryan seemingly still can't wrap his head around it.