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.
Mel Tillis Dead at 85
Mel Tillis, whose career spanned performing, songwriting, movies and television, has died after a long health battle.
Someone Drove Their Truck Into Blake Shelton’s House
The same day that he released his new album, Texoma Shore, Blake Shelton revealed that someone had driven a truck into his lake home.
911 Audio From Troy Gentry Helicopter Crash Reveals Mechanical Issues
The helicopter that crashed on Friday (Sept. 8) and killed Montgomery Gentry singer Troy Gentry and a pilot experienced mechanical issues for several minutes before the fatal accident, 911 audio has revealed.
See Which Country Singers Have Welcomed Babies in 2017
Country music has seen a population explosion so far in 2017, and the year's only half over.
Kelly Clarkson Joining ‘The Voice,’ Not ‘American Idol’
Kelly Clarkson has been confirmed as a coach for the upcoming Season 14 of The Voice.
Frankie Ballard Gets Married!
Frankie Ballard is a married man. The country singer and guitarist posted to social media on Sunday (March 12) to announce that he had married Christina Murphy.
Sam Hunt Sports Ring on Left Hand in New Photo, Prompts Wedding Speculation
Has Sam Hunt already tied the knot with his longtime love, Hannah Lee Fowler? In a new picture posted to his Instagram on Saturday (March 11), the singer-songwriter sports what some fans think could be a wedding ring on his left hand.
Remember When Leonard Nimoy Recorded a Johnny Cash Song?
When Leonard Nimoy passed away on Feb. 27, 2015, he left behind a vast legacy as an actor and director. But the entertainer was significantly lesser-known for a brief stint as a country singer.
Eric Church Strikes a Major Blow Against Ticket Scalpers
Eric Church has always gone out of his way to fight scalpers, but his latest move is the boldest yet. The country superstar has canceled an astounding 25,000 tickets that had been purchased for his upcoming shows after identifying them as being bought by scalpers.
Remember When Garth Brooks Almost Didn’t Perform the National Anthem at the Super Bowl?
Garth Brooks reportedly nearly walked out on performing the national anthem at the Super Bowl in 1993 — and re-defined the rules for Super Bowl performers in the process.
Kelsea Ballerini Announces Christmas Day Engagement
Kelsea Ballerini turned to social media on Christmas Day (Dec. 25) to announce that she has gotten engaged!
Dollywood Evacuated Due to Wildfires in Gatlinburg, Tennessee
Dolly Parton's signature theme park and the surrounding areas have been evacuated due to the wildfires that are currently raging in rural Tennessee. Dollywood, Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge in Tennessee are under mandatory evacuation notice.