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.
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Lady A talk details of their new album!
Carrie Underwood Wants That CMA Entertainer of the Year Trophy
"I’d be lying if I said I didn’t want it. Sorry, boys!"
Filmmaker Ken Burns: Country Music ‘Is Not Just One Thing, and It Never Was’
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Interview: Jake Owen Reintroduces Himself on New Album, ‘Greetings From … Jake’
There's a new side of Owen showcased on this record, his most country yet.
10 Statement Songs From Powerful Country Women
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