Olivia Ladd is a freelance writer in Nashville who can be found podcasting, hanging at live shows or searching for the perfect cup of coffee.
Story Behind the Song: Carrie Underwood, ‘Southbound’
"It was looking for that extra piece to the puzzle ..."
Brooks & Dunn Say the Key to Their Legacy Is in the Songs
Ahead of their induction into the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, Brooks & Dunn reflect on now being considered traditionalists in the genre.
Jake Owen Talks Acting: ‘It’s Been a Challenge’
"My dad always said, 'If you wanna be good at something, surround yourself with people that are way better at it than you are' ..."
Loretta Lynn’s Birthday Celebration: All-Star Performers, Surprises + More [PICTURES]
The Highwomen gave their debut performance, Tanya Tucker shared a new song, Jack White packed punch and ... so much more.
Brett Young, Boyz II Men Bring Soul to CMT ‘Crossroads’ [PICTURES]
They ran through all the hits!
Lanco’s ‘Rival’ Is a Defiant Summer Anthem [LISTEN]
"It’s a summer anthem, but it also was just a good introduction to the next chapter of what we wanna do ..."
Luke Combs: Still an Everyman, Despite His Massive Success
"People recognize me at the grocery store now, that’s really the only difference ..."
The Secret to Kane Brown’s Success? ‘I’ve Just Been Following My Gut’
"For my whole career, I’ve just been following my gut..."
Story Behind the Song: Luke Combs, ‘She Got the Best of Me’
"After this album came out, we were still playing it on the road, and the reaction to it was just always so good ..."