Entries by Olivia Reese

The Complete List of the ACM Award Performers…So Far

The 2019 Academy of Country Music Awards is fast approaching, taking place on April 7th at 8:00 PM Eastern at the MGM Grand in Las Vagas, Nevada. The award show is in its 54th year and quality of the line-up of performers reflects that; Reba McEntire is returning as the host of the show. The […]

[Listen] Rachel Wammack’s New Single “Enough”

  Rachel Wammack’s latest single “Enough,” was released on March 15, 2019. Co-written with Laura Veltz and Sam Ellis, “Enough” is a descriptive track that conveys that simplicity is the key to life. Despite having goals and dreams, appreciating the good things that you have, love and family are what really matters. It provides two […]

5 Classic Songs That Are Twenty Years Old This Year

For many of us, 1999 may not seem that long ago but nonetheless, it’s been 20 years since then. 90’s country was at its tail end and the 2000s was just around the corner, resulting in a unique blend of two decades of country music influenced of the past 9 years and foreshadowing the what […]

Empowered Women Empower Women in Country Music

2018 saw its share of hot-topic issues including the inequality of the mainstream presence of women in country music, which will likely continue to be a hot-topic moving into 2019.  If the Billboard Top 40 Country charts over the past few weeks, with only two women on the chart the weeks of December 11th and […]

Country Music Well Represented in 2019 Grammy Nominations

The 2019 Grammy Nominations were announced  Friday, December 5th for the awards show that will take place on February 10th, 2019. It should be no surprise to any country fan that the genre asserted its presence in the music industry after the incredible year country music has had. Many country artists were nominated, most of […]

Country Music: Who’s Listening?

It’s no surprise that country music and its fan-base has seen unprecedented growth in the past few years, for a variety of reasons. Country songs are being played on pop radio, are on multi-genre playlists, many great cross-genre collaborations happening, country artists are frequently featured on many specials and TV shows, and an increase in […]

Top Original Country Music Christmas Songs

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas! As Thanksgiving is behind us and the magic of the holiday season begins to fill the air, what better way to get into the spirit than turning up that holiday music? In the list below, we’re taking a look at original Christmas songs from some of our […]

Tips & Tricks for Scoring Tickets to Your Favorite Shows

Everyone knows the feeling of finding out that one of your all-time favorite artists are going on tour and coming to a venue near you. First, you experience the overwhelming excitement and “I have to go” feeling. Then, the eventual realization that seems like everyone else also wants to go, hits you. Even if the […]