Sterling Whitaker is a Nashville-based musician and music journalist. He is the author of two books: 'Unsung Heroes of Rock Guitar' and 'The Grand Delusion: The Unauthorized True Story of Styx.' He has appeared as a guest on VH1, BBC Radio and radio all over North America. Whitaker is also very involved in animal rescue.
Taste of Country RISERS Revealed March 1
There are new artists and then there are RISERS. Taste of Country has gathered together the hottest up-and-coming artists in country music today, and we will reveal the results in a month-long rollout of exclusive content that begins on March 1.
Garth Brooks Celebrates 5 Million Tickets Sold on World Tour
Garth Brooks marked a major career milestone on Friday night (Feb. 24) at a gig in Canada. The superstar's wife and tour mate, Trisha Yearwood, interrupted her set to mark the fact that the Garth Brooks World Tour has now officially sold its five millionth ticket.
Longtime Merle Haggard and the Strangers Member Don Markham Dead at 85
One of country music's most versatile and highly-regarded musicians has died. Don Markham, who played with Merle Haggard from 1974 until his retirement in 2013, died Friday (Feb. 24) in Oildale, Calif., at the age of 85.
Remember When Leonard Nimoy Recorded a Johnny Cash Song?
When Leonard Nimoy passed away on Feb. 27, 2015, he left behind a vast legacy as an actor and director. But the entertainer was significantly lesser-known for a brief stint as a country singer.
Remember When Johnny Cash Proposed to June Carter Onstage?
Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash were one of country music's most legendary couples, and the Man in Black's proposal to his future wife was something straight out of a movie — literally.
Aww! Carrie Underwood and Son Isaiah Singing ‘Jesus Loves Me’ Is Too Precious [Watch]
Carrie Underwood is raising her little boy right. The country superstar posted a sweet video to social media of her and 2-year-old Isaiah singing "Jesus Loves Me" in the car that will melt even the hardest heart.
Jason Aldean, Wife Brittany Get Real in Fan Q&A Video [Watch]
Jason Aldean and his wife, Brittany, sat down to answer some questions from fans in a video she posted to her YouTube page, and no topics were off limits.
Mark Chesnutt Reveals What Made George Jones Mad at Him
Mark Chesnutt is one of country music's most staunch traditionalists, but he looks back with regret on one career misstep that was so out of character, it actually made George Jones angry at him.
Eric Church Strikes a Major Blow Against Ticket Scalpers
Eric Church has always gone out of his way to fight scalpers, but his latest move is the boldest yet. The country superstar has canceled an astounding 25,000 tickets that had been purchased for his upcoming shows after identifying them as being bought by scalpers.
Jake Owen and Daughter Pearl Welcome New Family Addition
Jake Owen and his daughter, Pearl, have welcomed an adorable new addition to their family.
Florida Georgia Line, Backstreet Boys Share Personal Glimpses in ‘God, Your Mama, and Me’ …
The members of Florida Georgia Line and the Backstreet Boys are letting fans in on their real lives behind the scenes in the new video for their current single, "God, Your Mama, and Me."