Taste of Country Staff hasn't taken a day off since he/she was born in December 2010. Staff is an avid fan of country music and country music only although he/she has a soft spot for artists like Taylor Swift and Kelly Clarkson. Other interests include live music, cold beer, pizza at midnight and photos of country music babies.
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See Pictures of Shirtless Country Singers (You’re Welcome!)
A glance at country music's most famous men shirtless provides a nice reward for years of fan loyalty — it's like a surprise Christmas bonus from the boss.
Win a Trip to Get ‘Reckless’ With Martina McBride at CMA Music Fest
Martina McBride's appearance at CMA Music Festival next month will include you if you win this flyaway to Nashville.
Top 10 Songs About Mom
Country music is known for its great narrative songs about real life, home and family. That's probably the reason that "Mom" has been the subject of so many great country music recordings.
Country Artists Who’ve Died in 2016
2016 has already been a difficult one for music, and it's not over yet. This year we've said a tearful goodbye to several country singers, songwriters and musicians.
Hillary Scott & the Scott Family, ‘Thy Will’ [Listen]
Never has Hillary Scott sounded this vulnerable. Her debut single "Thy Will" is an open letter to God that begs for a sign that he has a plan for the pain the Lady Antebellum frontwoman is suffering.
Zac Brown Band, ‘Castaway’ [Listen]
Zac Brown Band’s "Castaway" is as reggae-influenced and beachy as the band has ever been. The island-friendly track from Jekyll + Hyde is "Toes" and "Knee Deep" smushed together and amplified.
ToC Top 10 Video Countdown Poll Adds Jake Owen, A Thousand Horses
Jake Owen's "American Country Love Song" already sounds like a hit, but will the video be one?
Coal Miner’s Daughter: See Loretta Lynn Pictures Through the Years
Loretta Lynn was born April 14, 1932 and has changed the face of country music forever.
Scotty McCreery, Home Free Lead ToC Top 10 Video Countdown Yet Again
We like our Taste of Country Top 10 Video Countdown shaken, not stirred, and fans shook up the order this week.