Taste of Country Staff hasn't taken a day off since he/she was born in December 2010. Staff is an avid fan of country music and country music only although he/she has a soft spot for artists like Taylor Swift and Kelly Clarkson. Other interests include live music, cold beer, pizza at midnight and photos of country music babies.
Taste of Country Staff
Sound Off: Which Country Star Should Appear on ‘Dancing With the Stars’?
The new cast for Dancing With the Stars has been announced, and it looks like there's no country music represented in 2017. But there are plenty of country singers who could be great if they competed on the show.
No. 26: Kacey Musgraves – Country’s Most Powerful Women of All Time
Kacey Musgraves makes this list of great country women because she was a powerful influencer at a time that one was sorely needed.
No. 27: Anne Murray – Country’s Most Powerful Women of All Time
Anne Murray, artist No. 27 on this list of country music's most powerful women, was a perennial Female Vocalist of the Year nominee known for a rich voice particularly well suited to romantic numbers.
No. 28: LeAnn Rimes – Country’s Most Powerful Women of All Time
Those who didn't live it may find it difficult to understand the excitement around then 14-year-old LeAnn Rimes when she debuted with "Blue."
No. 29: Patty Loveless – Country’s Most Powerful Women of All Time
One of country music's most versatile female singers of all time checks in at No. 29 on this Country's Most Powerful Women of All Time list.
Sound Off: Who Deserves a 2017 CMA Awards Entertainer of the Year Nomination?
Who do you think deserves to be nominated for Entertainer of the Year in the 2017 CMA Awards?
No. 30: Taylor Swift – Country’s Most Powerful Women of All Time
It's a matter of fact. Ask a pop-leaning country singer under 30 who her No. 1 influence is and she'll say Taylor Swift.
Country Music’s 30 Most Powerful Women of All Time
Great female country singers become icons with just a single name.
Sound Off: Who Deserves a 2017 CMA Awards Album of the Year Nomination?
The 2017 CMA Awards nominations will be announced on Monday (Sept. 4). Who do you think ought to be nominated for Album of the Year?
Sound Off: Who Deserves a 2017 CMA Awards Male Vocalist of the Year Nomination?
The 2017 CMA Awards nominations will be revealed on Monday (Sept. 4), and there are certain singers we're pretty sure will make the cut.
Should Taylor Swift Return to Country Music?
Taylor Swift started her superstar career as one of the most revolutionary forces in contemporary country music. Would country fans welcome her back with open arms?
Can Taylor Swift Bend the Top 10 Videos of the Week to Her Vengeance?
Taste of Country counts down the top country music videos of the week.