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.
Tom Petty Dead at 66: Country Singers React
Tom Petty died on Monday (Oct. 2) after being found unconscious and unresponsive in his Malibu home on Sunday (Oct. 1), and country singers are among the many turning to social media to share thoughts and memories of the legendary rocker and his influence.
Remember When Dierks Bentley Scored His First No. 1 Hit?
Dierks Bentley was one of the rare artists who scores a No. 1 hit with a debut single. Bentley landed his first No. 1 hit on Sept. 27, 2003, with "What Was I Thinkin'."
Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Goes Viral With Tweet Supporting NFL Protests
Dale Earnhardt. Jr., caused a sensation on Twitter Monday (Sept. 25) when he posted a message in support of the NFL players who have been protesting during the national anthem over the weekend.
Kelsea Ballerini Looks Back on Young Love in New Song, ‘High School’ [Listen]
Kelsea Ballerini is taking her fans back to "High School" in a new song she's previewing in advance of her second album, 'Unapologetically.'
Florida Georgia Line Confirmed as 2018 Taste of Country Music Festival Headliners
Florida Georgia Line have been announced as one of the headliners for the 2018 Taste of Country Music Festival, joining a lineup that is shaping up to be the biggest in the history of the event.
Kelsea Ballerini Hits Las Vegas for Bachelorette Weekend With J. Lo + Friends
Kelsea Ballerini is getting married soon, and she's doing her bachelorette weekend up right with a trip to Vegas that includes hanging with Jennifer Lopez.
Remember When Miranda Lambert Signed Her First Record Deal?
Miranda Lambert was just another former reality TV show contestant with big dreams when she signed her first-ever record deal with Epic Records on Sept. 15, 2003.
Pilot Reported Throttle Trouble Before Troy Gentry’s Fatal Helicopter Crash
The official preliminary report about the helicopter crash that killed Montgomery Gentry singer Troy Gentry says the pilot reported trouble with the throttle prior to the fatal accident.
Where Were You When the World Stopped Turning: Country Stars Remember 9/11
"Where were you when the world stopped turning that September day?"
Report: Troy Gentry Helicopter Crash Investigators Questioning Pilot’s Decisions
Investigators are reportedly looking at whether the pilot made the right decisions prior to the helicopter crash that killed Montgomery Gentry singer Troy Gentry.