Carena Liptak is a writer and editor in Nashville, Tenn. She is a fan of strong coffee and large-eared dogs. When not writing, she can be found chasin' that neon rainbow and livin' that honky-tonk dream.
Luke Bryan Overtakes Garth Brooks as Country Music’s Highest Paid Artist
Luke Bryan has officially claimed the top slot in a new Forbes list of country music's highest-paid superstars.
Cole Swindell Riding High on the Excitement of His ‘Dream Lineup’ Fall Tour
"I've been dying to talk about it! I'm impatient ..."
Carrie Underwood: ‘A Lot of Love’ Goes Into Co-Hosting the CMA Awards
"We just want to make it a great show."
Sisters in Song: Country Women Fight Bias With Friendship, Fans’ Support
"When one of us succeeds, all of us succeed."
Lee Ann Womack: ‘The Term ‘Country Music’ Has Been Hijacked’
"Sometimes I think people have forgotten what country music is."
Eric Church Isn’t Cool With Lip-Syncing: ‘I Don’t Want Young Artists Thinking That’s Okay’
Church explains why he disagrees with Garth Brooks' decision to lip-sync during his 2017 performance, and why he'd never do it himself.
Eric Church Chastises the NRA: ‘You Shouldn’t Have That Kind of Power Over Elected Officia…
Church explains that, although he's pro-Second Amendment, the Las Vegas shooting affected his views on gun control.
Eric Church Says He Hasn’t Voted Since 2008, Is ‘Conflicted’ on Donald Trump’s Presidency …
In a new interview, Church explains why he hasn't voted since 2008 and shares what he likes -- and doesn't like -- about the Trump administration.
Brandi Carlile Plans Girls Just Wanna Weekend Festival With Maren Morris, Margo Price and …
How about a Mexican festival with an all-female lineup to cure your February blues?
Tucker Beathard: How Poetry Influences His Songwriting Process
The country singer explains his songwriting's connection to poetry, and why he has fought to release the kind of music he feels is authentic to him.