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.
David Nail Opens Up About Lifelong Battle With Depression
David Nail is about to release a new album that includes a No. 1 hit. Now, the 'Whatever She's Got' singer says that the success of his forthcoming record will be even sweeter, as he has a handle on his lifelong battle with depression.
Scotty McCreery, Jay DeMarcus + More to Wait Tables for Charity
Some of country's most well-known artists are trading their boots and jeans for waiters' uniforms!
Willie Nelson’s Picnic Tradition Continues in Fort Worth
Willie Nelson will be celebrating Independence Day with his 41st Annual Fourth of July Picnic, helping country fans celebrate the firework-laden holiday with a boom.
Danielle Bradbery Hitting the Road to Keep Music in Our Schools
Danielle Bradbery is heading back to school! Starting March 2, the country darling will be headlining the Music in Our Schools national bus tour, spotlighting the importance of keeping music in high schools.
Tim McGraw Opens Up About the Emotional Process of Making a Record
Tim McGraw is one thoughtful guy! The superstar, who will release his newest album in May, opens up about the emotional workout of creating a record that will be meaningful to both the artist and the fans.
Scotty McCreery on Upcoming SeaWorld Show: ‘There’s Two Sides to Every Story’
Like any good college student, Scotty McCreery did his homework before ultimately deciding to stick with his gig at SeaWorld. Despite a whirlwind of controversy and protest in the wake of the 'Blackfish' documentary, the 'American Idol' winner insists "fans will hav…
Billy Ray Cyrus’ ‘Achy Breaky’ Comeback Finds Chart Success
Billy Ray Cyrus may have another 'Achy Breaky' hit on his hands!
Danielle Bradbery Got a Warm Welcome on Brad Paisley’s Tour
Danielle Bradbery is the first to admit she's had a stellar start to her country career. The 17-year-old songstress is the youngest contestant to win NBC's 'The Voice,' her single 'The Heart of Dixie' is on its way into the Top 10, and she's spent the last few mont…
Blake Shelton Worried Younger Generation May Miss Out on Garth Brooks
Blake Shelton is still Garth Brooks' biggest #frustratedfan.
Kenny Chesney Jumps in to Help Conserve the Coast
Kenny Chesney may be trading in his signature cowboy hat for snorkeling gear!
Brad Paisley Brings Surprise Guest Carrie Underwood Onstage in Nashville [Watch]
Brad Paisley sure knows how to surprise his fans, especially when he's in the home of some of country's biggest stars -- like Carrie Underwood!
Lady Antebellum, Carrie Underwood + Other Stars Line Up to Salute Our Troops
Country's biggest stars are teaming up to salute the troops! Lady Antebellum, Carrie Underwood and Florida Georgia Line are among the first performers announced for 'ACM Presents: An All-Star Salute to the Troops,' a special television event paying tribute to the United States armed f…