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Clint Black + Lisa Hartman Black — Country’s Greatest Love Stories
This Music City-meets-Tinseltown story started in 1990, when the actress went backstage to meet the country singer after his New Year's Eve concert in Houston, Texas.
Darius Rucker’s First CMA Awards Nominations Helped Him Feel Accepted in Country Music
"That was one of the greatest moments of my musical life."
Reba McEntire’s First CMA Awards Win Came With Well Wishes From Emmylou Harris
I was walking out, and Emmylou walked up to me and ..."
Tim McGraw + Faith Hill — Country’s Greatest Love Stories
McGraw and Hill first met at a Nashville radio station event, but things didn't start heating up until the blond beauty, a budding star at the time, was an opening act on McGraw's 1996 tour.
Country Music’s Nastiest Breakups [PICTURES]
Country artists have a reputation for penning lyrics that tell tough stories, but one of the hardest things that some stars have to go through isn't always covered in the biggest hits: band breakups.
Top 10 Censored Country Songs
We've found a few country stars who've dared to swear ... and then had to go back into the studio to make a family-friendly version of the same song for country radio airplay.
POLL: What’s Your Favorite Country Song About Fall?
Fall is upon us, which means it's time for football, cool nights, cozy scarves and sweaters ... and pumpkin everything.
Saddle Up for Love With ‘Wind River Lawman’ and ‘A Nice Day for a Cowboy Wedding’
Romance writers Lindsay McKenna and Nicole Helm have new novels, set out west and featuring rough-and-tumble cowboy types. Naturally, there are a few country songs that make the perfect soundtrack to their tales.
Country Stars’ First Tweets
There was a time -- not too long ago, in fact -- when Twitter was just starting out.
10 Sexiest Songs in Country Music
Need a romantic ballad to put you in the mood? Looking for just the right hit to crank up the heat? From sultry slow-burns to five-alarm infernos, there's a sexy country song for every situation.
95 Years Ago: Hank Williams Is Born
Country legend Williams was born on Sept. 17, 1923.
15 Years Ago: Johnny Cash Dies
On Sept. 12, 2003, Cash passed away after suffering complications from diabetes.