Laura McClellan has been writing since she can remember -- her earliest journals take place in the Lisa Frank era -- and began pursuing her passion professionally as a freelance writer in 2011. Since then, she has worked in Public Relations and has written artist bios, magazine articles and blog posts, among other projects. McClellan moved to Nashville in 2006 to attend Belmont University, where she earned a degree in PR and fell in love with the city. She also loves Tina Fey, pizza, Twitter, classic fiction, Netflix and judging musical performances from her couch. Laura lives in Nashville with her husband and their orange cat, Beckett.
Here’s Who’s Performing at the 2017 CMT Music Awards
As summer fast approaches, the CMT Music Awards have officially announced the first set of performers for the upcoming 2017 ceremony.
Kelsea Ballerini Snags Two Mickeys, Performs at Radio Disney Music Awards
Kelsea Ballerini took home two golden Mickeys at the 2017 Radio Disney Awards on Saturday (April 29).
Little Big Town Launch Boondocks Line
Little Big Town have officially launched their first line of products in a collection called Boondocks, which features a number of assorted wares inspired by the band’s day-to-day life.
Charlie Daniels Releasing Memoir, ‘Never Look at the Empty Seats’
If anyone has words of wisdom to impart from a life well-lived, it's Charlie Daniels.
We Asked Country’s Biggest Stars: What Makes You Ugly Cry?
We all have our thing. There's a movie, thought, television show, memory — whatever it may be — that makes us ugly cry. Tears streaming down, snot on our face, ugly cry.
Chris Stapleton Releases Powerful New Song, ‘Broken Halos’
Chris Stapleton fans, rejoice! The modern icon is back with another sample of new music, "Broken Halos," and it represents everything listeners have come to know and love about him.
Brad Paisley Reveals Embarrassing Fan Selfies in Hilarious Video
Brad Paisley isn’t afraid to call folks out — even his own fans. In a hilarious video for "Selfie#theinternetisforever," the star shows off his well-known sense of humor by revealing some not-so-flattering fan selfies.
Miranda Lambert Undeterred When Plane Headed to ACM Awards Is Re-Routed
Miranda Lambert had probably never thought about stopping for a drink in Laughlin, Nev., until Thursday (March 30), but when life hands you lemons, you make a cocktail.
RaeLynn Gives Back on ‘Wildhorse’ Release Day, Is Honored in Houston
RaeLynn has a lot to celebrate today. First, the release of her much-anticipated album Wildhorse, and also being honored with her very own holiday.
Justin Moore’s Daughter Boycotting Having Another Baby Sister
Justin Moore’s family will soon have a new addition, but one of the Moores is not on board with having any other females in the house. Moore’s oldest daughter Ella says she won’t hear of it.
Lip-Syncing Couple Salute Country Songs + More in Viral Valentine Video [Watch]
This couple went all out to channel some of the greatest love songs of all time, right down to Dolly Parton’s wig. In honor of Valentine’s Day, a video-making duo named Kristin and Danny released a lip-sync medley that would put any late night host to shame.
Tim McGraw and Faith Hill, Thomas Rhett to Present at Grammys
The Grammy Awards are fast approaching, and the official list of presenters has now been released. It includes several of country’s biggest names.
Kelsea Ballerini Taking a Break From Social Media
Kelsea Ballerini fans are going to miss her the next couple of weeks — but it’s for a good cause. The star says she’s taking a break from social media, not so much as a cleanse, but to focus on finishing up her new album.
Brantley Gilbert Takes Vets and Their Families on ATV Adventure [Watch]
Brantley Gilbert is passionate about serving our nation's veterans and thanking them for all they sacrifice, and this Christmas was the perfect opportunity to make the season even brighter for some lucky vets.
Mike Fisher Recounts Move to Nashville in Emotional Article That Made Carrie Underwood Cry
Carrie Underwood and Mike Fisher have an impressively normal (and adorable) relationship, but until a few years ago, they had to work really hard to keep it up due to Fisher being in Ottawa playing for the Senators and Underwood being based in Nashville.
Blake Shelton Sends Message to Fan Who Missed Show Due to Motorcycle Accident
Even as a diehard Blake Shelton fan, missing his show is probably the farthest thing from your mind when your boyfriend sustains life-threatening injuries preventing you from attending.
Chris Young and Cassadee Pope Floored by Grammy Nod for ‘Think of You’
Chris Young and Cassadee Pope are headed to the Grammys after being nominated in the category of Best Country Duo/Group Performance at the 2017 ceremony. The artists were blown away by the news and are extremely grateful for the recognition.
Tim McGraw, Faith Hill’s Daughters Have High Christmas Expectations
Though two out of three of their daughters are moved out and on to college, Tim McGraw and Faith Hill are not off the hook for providing all the family Christmas traditions they’ve cultivated over the years. In fact, they say the expectations are even higher.
Garth Brooks Has a New Woman in His Life, and Her Name Is Alexa
Every Garth Brooks fan knows the artist only has eyes for “Miss Yearwood,” but there’s a new lady in his life as of late, and her name is Alexa.
Cancer Survivor Steps Onstage to Stun Garth Brooks’ Audience With ‘I Told You So’
Garth Brooks’ epic shows are always special for fans, but for one young woman at a recent concert, it was once-in-a-lifetime.