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.
2016 ACM Honors — Backstage Photos
The 2016 ACM Honors were just as exciting behind the scenes as they were on the historic Ryman stage.
Eric Church Shares His Take on Politics and a ‘Broken’ System
Following the release of his powerful new song, "Kill a Word," Eric Church is opening up about his thoughts on the presidential election and current political system.
Brad Paisley’s Country Nation College Tour to Return in 2016
Brad Paisley will be performing free concerts on college campuses this fall as part of his 2016 Country National College Tour.
Keith Urban Is the Best ‘American Idol’ Judge, Isn’t He?
Keith Urban has three seasons (almost) under his belt as a judge for the hit show, American Idol, and he's got at least one big fan.
Steven Tyler Officially Going Country, Signs With Big Machine Label Group
Steven Tyler may be best known for his head-banging days as the lead singer of the legendary rock 'n' roll band Aerosmith, but now the singer is about to go solo — and go country.
What’s It Like Having Reba McEntire as Your Mother-in-Law? Kelly Clarkson Spills
Kelly Clarkson may have the coolest mother-in-law in the world. During a recent interview with Andy Cohen on Bravo's Watch What Happens Live, Clarkson dished on life as the daughter-in-law to country music's queen, Reba McEntire!
Miranda Lambert Rocks Out to Rolling Stones on Stage [Watch]
Miranda Lambert is a verified country superstar, but that doesn't mean she's afraid of rocking out on stage!
Taylor Swift Keeps Her Name Clean, Buys Up Dirty Domain Names
Taylor Swift isn't about to let the haters hate when a bunch of adult-site domain names show up on the internet in June. The country-turned-pop icon recently purchased the websites TaylorSwift.porn and TaylorSwift.adult before they get tarnished by trolls.
Brett Eldredge Earns Third No. 1 Single With ‘Mean to Me’
Brett Eldredge better get out his parachute. The singer just nabbed his third No. 1 single — this time for "Mean to Me" — which means that he'll have to find another extreme adventure to help him celebrate.
Kacey Musgraves Has Most Added Song on Country Radio With ‘Biscuits’
Kacey Musgraves' "Biscuits" is a reminder to mind your own business, with the spicy singer giving her signature clever and downright cheeky performance.
Kelly Clarkson and Jimmy Fallon Perform Epic History of Duets [Watch]
As it turns out, Kelly Clarkson isn't having any trouble finding a duet partner after all. Clarkson joined talk show host Jimmy Fallon on The Tonight Show on Monday (March 2) to perform an epic medley of famous duets.