Sam Alex has worked for country stations across the nation and never misses his favorite acts when they come to town. He's been on red carpets for many different awards shows and interviewed some of your favorite celebrities, like Will Ferrell and Taylor Swift. Originally from Chicago, Sam now lives in Nashville, where he hosts the Taste of Country Nights radio show, a syndicated night show which airs on more than 75 stations nationwide. If you ever see him on lower Broadway, get him a pina colada and some BBQ chicken pizza ... they're his favorites! Listen to highlights on iTunes or your Android device.
A Thousand Horses Think Jason Aldean Could Win Big at 2017 ACMs
A Thousand Horses recently sat down with Taste of Country Nights to talk about their latest single “Preaching to the Choir.” The band just hit Las Vegas in anticipation of the 52nd annual ACM Awards on Sunday night (April 2), and they also shared their thoughts on who will take home En…
Cole Swindell Is Nervous for the ACM Awards, Looking Forward to the After Party
Cole Swindell is looking for the after party. The country artist sat down with Taste of Country Nights and shared his excitement for the ACM Awards, which will air live on CBS on April 2 at 8PM ET. He admits while he's excited about the show, he's also nervous and looking forward to celebr…
Rhett Akins Shares Funny Way Thomas Rhett Told Him About Baby
Rhett Akins is about to be a grandfather twice over, and he couldn't be more excited.
Josh Turner Is Teaching His Kids Country Music History
Josh Turner is an encyclopedia when it comes to traditional country music, and the singer is working to bestow his knowledge on his children.
Lauren Alaina Reveals Why ‘Three’ Is ‘My Favorite Song I’ve Ever Written’
Lauren Alaina is currently out promoting her new album, Road Less Traveled, and she stopped by the Taste of Country Nights studio to talk about one of the most impactful songs on the album, "Three."
Lady Antebellum’s TV Addiction: ‘This Is Us’
If you're addicted to NBC's This Is Us, you've got friends in country music. All three members of Lady Antebellum are fans of the show and several of the actors.
Reba McEntire Reveals New Details of Upcoming ABC Drama
Reba McEntire is readying her acting chops. In a new interview with Taste of Country Nights, the country singer revealed new details on her upcoming one-hour drama slated for ABC.
Sam Hunt Says He Wants to Start a Family
Sam Hunt has been one of country's music's hottest bachelors, but he says he'd like to settle down and raise a family someday.
Kenny Chesney’s ‘Cosmic Hallelujah’ Geared Toward Live Shows
Kenny Chesney's live shows are full of energy and passion, and he brought that to the studio while recording several songs on Cosmic Hallelujah. Chesney opened up to Taste of Country Nights about putting that on the album.
Kacey Musgraves Embraces the Sad Parts of Christmas
Kacey Musgraves says she and frequent collaborator Shane McAnally agreed they needed a sad song for her new Christmas album, so they set out to write one that would draw tears. It worked!
Garth Brooks’ Favorite Halloween Costume? It’s Obvious!
Garth Brooks admits that he's not the biggest Halloween fan in his family, but there is a costume he pulled off one year that's timeless. For years, the holiday was just a day to celebrate with his daughters.
Tara Thompson to Co-Host CMA Awards Red Carpet Broadcast
Tara Thompson is extra busy these days. She's putting the finishing touches on her album, and she's getting ready to host the CMA Awards red carpet broadcast with Taste of Country Nights. She stopped by the studio to chat about what's to come.