Megan Pacella has been writing about all genres of music since 2007. Her work has been published in Fringe, Brite, Paste, Nashville Lifestyles and American Songwriter. Aside from spending a summer in New York City (where she met her fiance!), Megan has been living, working and playing in Nashville, Tenn., since 2003. When she's not blogging about country music, you can find her gardening, kayaking, hiking, drinking lots of coffee, and--most importantly--cuddling with her golden retriever, Gibson.
Keith Urban Reacts to Nicole Kidman Being Knocked Down by Paparazzo on Bike
During the 2013 New York Fashion Week, Nicole Kidman had a dangerous run-in with a cyclist on a city sidewalk. A photographer on a bike careened into Kidman, which her husband, Keith Urban, likens to the Wild Wild West.
Carrie Underwood Sports More Than $25 Million in Diamonds at 2013 Emmy Awards
It's always hard to outshine Carrie Underwood, but it was nearly impossible when she walked the red carpet that the 2013 Emmy Awards on Sunday night (Sept. 22).
Deadly Navy Yard Shooting: Lady Antebellum, LeAnn Rimes React
A shooting at the Washington, D.C. Navy Yard has Americans and the world looking on in shock and concern on Monday (Sept. 16).
Luke Bryan Ignites a Bonfire Party in ‘That’s My Kinda Night’ Video
Luke Bryan teased country fans with a live performance video of his song 'That's My Kinda Night.' But now, fans can sink their eyes into the official music video for the single.
Taylor Swift and Actor Brenton Thwaites Hang Out, Romance Rumors Fly
Rumors of a budding romance are flying after Taylor Swift and actor Brenton Thwaites were spotted hanging out at the 2013 Toronto Film Festival.
Martina McBride’s Fans to Help Build New Playground
Martina McBride is the kind of person who just wants to make the world a better place. The legendary country star harnessed the power of her national volunteer group, Team Martina, and partnered with a giving website called Crowdrise to help raise $20,000 for the Chastain Park Conservancy Playground in Atlanta.
Joe Nichols Captures the Perfect Day in ‘Sunny and 75′ Video
Before the last fun-filled weeks of summer are behind us, Joe Nichols wants to remind us to capture the carefree days of the season with his 'Sunny and 75' video.
Tim McGraw Partners With Duracell to Help First Responders Across America
To promote the new Duracell Quantum battery --and celebrate EMTs, firefighters and first responders all over the country-- Tim McGraw and Duracell are teaming up to give away one million batteries to the men and women who keep us safe when disaster strikes. The result is a series of tear-jerking video interviews that will make you want to thank a hero today.
Florida Georgia Line, Sheryl Crow to Announce 2013 CMA Awards Nominees
Every September, country music fans anxiously await the announcement of the year's CMA Awards nominees. In 2013, Florida Georgia Line and Sheryl Crow are the lucky artists who get to announce those nominees.
Taylor Swift Mocks Kanye West With Gift to Tourmate Ed Sheeran
Judging by Twitter, Instagram and interviews, Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran are having a blast traveling together on Swift's 2013 Red Tour. Swift even gifted Sheeran with a homemade gift ... at the expense of Kanye West.
Jo Dee Messina in Talks With ‘Dancing With the Stars’
Country singer Jo Dee Messina could possibly be on the next season of the hit ABC show 'Dancing With the Stars'!
Keith Urban Reveals Track Listing for Upcoming ‘Fuse’ Album
Keith Urban has released the track listing for his upcoming 'Fuse' cd, out in stores on Sept 10!
Jana Kramer Reveals Lessons She Has Learned From Blake Shelton
Backed by a successful country music career and a winning stint coaching on 'The Voice,' any breakthrough artist could learn a ton just by watching Blake Shelton do his thing. Rising star Jana Kramer recently dished that she's learned a lot while touring with the 'Boys 'Round Here' hitmaker.
Tour Bus Life Is a Giant Slumber Party for Jason Aldean’s Daughters
For Jason Aldean's daughters, life doesn't get much better than having a dad who's a famous country star. Especially because when Aldean is on tour, he lets his little girls treat his tour bus like one giant slumber party.
Thompson Square Are a Blast From the Past in ‘Everything I Shouldn’t Be Thinking About’ Video
Thompson Square's 'Everything I Shouldn’t Be Thinking About' video is short, sweet and captures the carefree spirit that makes the duo so great.
Martina McBride and Husband John to Open School for Music Education
The McBrides' music school, Blackbird Academy, will be based out of the couple's recording studio to offer hands-on music education and industry involvement to aspiring musicians.
Danielle Bradbery Dishes on Her Love Life, Celebrity Crush in Recent Interview
If you've been wondering what Danielle Bradbery has been up to since winning 'The Voice' for Team Blake Shelton, you're about to find out. Bradbery dished about her personal life and career in a recent radio interview.
Randy Travis’ Fiancee Says Prayers Have Helped Mend Singer’s Heart
Ever since Randy Travis was admitted to the hospital, country music stars and fans have united to show an outpouring of support for the iconic singer. Now that the singer is in stable condition, his fiancee believes that the prayers from so many people helped heal his heart.
Dierks Bentley Shares Gruesome Details of Jake Owen’s Hand Injury
The past week has been a rough one, physically, for Jake Owen. After a go-kart accident and hand surgery, country fans have been wondering what, exactly, happened to the 'Anywhere With You' singer. According to Dierks Bentley, Owen's fingers got cut up pretty badly.
Jason Aldean Already Making Plans for His Sixth Studio Album
Jason Aldean's fifth studio album, 'Night Train,' is still rolling fast, but that hasn't stopped the star from looking forward to his next project. Aldean has confirmed that he's already working on his sixth record.