If a passion for music and a knack for writing make a career, then color Amanda Hensel lucky. She is the product of writers -- apparently when you add two news journalists together, you get one music journalist. She currently resides in 'the live music capital of the world,' where she snagged a journalism degree from the University of Texas. Although she's grounded in Austin, Hensel's name travels -- in her short career, she has cited her passion writing for AOL Music Blog, Fringe Magazine, the Houston Press and various other publications.
Watch Taylor Swift, Sugarland Sing ‘Babe’ on Closing Night of U.S. Reputation Tour
Taylor is forever a friend to country music.
Carrie Underwood Injured in Fall Outside Nashville Home
Carrie Underwood fell on the steps outside her Nashville-area home on Friday night (Nov. 10), suffering "a broken wrist and cuts and abrasions."
Chris Young Took Cover in Trailer Behind Stage During Las Vegas Shooting
Chris Young was backstage at the sold-out Route 91 Festival in Las Vegas just after midnight Monday morning (Oct. 2) when a gunman opened fire.
Jason Aldean Safe After Las Vegas Shooting: ‘Tonight Has Been Beyond Horrific’
Jason Aldean and pregnant wife Brittany have reported themselves safe after a mass deadly shooting in Las Vegas on Monday morning (Oct. 2).
Pink Is In: Maren Morris Debuts Magical Pink Hairstyle
Maren Morris is already a unicorn, and now she's got the hair to flaunt it.
Lauren Alaina Reveals Dramatic New Look — See the Pic!
Pink might be Lauren Alaina's new obsession. The "Doin' Fine" hitmaker revealed a dramatic new look on Monday night (July 10).
Cassadee Pope and All Time Low’s Rian Dawson Reportedly End Engagement
Cassadee Pope and Rian Dawson — her longtime boyfriend and fiance of five months — have ended their engagement.
Maren Morris Engaged to Ryan Hurd
Ryan Hurd asked Maren Morris to marry him, and she said simply, "Yes."
Tim McGraw Lands Big Fishing Catch, But Fans Are Only Noticing His Abs
Tim McGraw apparently went fishing on Friday (July 7), but will anyone even notice what he caught?
Chris Stapleton’s Canceled Tour Dates Are Due to Broken Bone, Detached Tendon
This week, Chris Stapleton unexpectedly postponed three weeks of scheduled shows without offering a reason. Late Thursday night (June 1), he explained why.