Carena Liptak is a writer and editor in Nashville, Tenn. She is a fan of strong coffee and large-eared dogs. When not writing, she can be found chasin' that neon rainbow and livin' that honky-tonk dream.
Story Behind the Song: Old Dominion, ‘Written in the Sand’
"We try to keep it conversational and keep it as real as we can."
Luke Bryan Overtakes Garth Brooks as Country Music’s Highest Paid Artist
Luke Bryan has officially claimed the top slot in a new Forbes list of country music's highest-paid superstars.
Florida Georgia Line Say Forthcoming Duet With Jason Aldean Is ‘a Big Ol’ Smash’
"There was definitely magic in the room ..."
Brett Eldredge on Hearing Himself on the Radio: ‘I Never Want That to Get Normal’
"I usually turn it up, because it never gets old for me ..."
Eric Church Isn’t Cool With Lip-Syncing: ‘I Don’t Want Young Artists Thinking That’s Okay’
Church explains why he disagrees with Garth Brooks' decision to lip-sync during his 2017 performance, and why he'd never do it himself.
Story Behind the Song: Brett Eldredge, ‘Love Someone’
"We chased that feel-good feeling ..."
Brothers Osborne Talk Crazy on-Tour Antics, Fan Encounters and Having Dierks Bentley As a …
"I looked down at the stage ... and it was a dude's underwear."
Story Behind the Song: Bebe Rexha Feat. Florida Georgia Line, ‘Meant to Be’
"Every time I don't wanna go into the studio winds up being when the magic happens ..."
Story Behind the Song: Sugarland, ‘Mother’
"It's really difficult to argue with a mother's love ..."
Watch Brothers Osborne Surprise Their Mom With a Brand-New Home
She had NO idea!
Kane Brown’s Got Sophomore Album Jitters: ‘It’s Intimidating’
"If I'm going to be singing these new songs for over a year, I want them to be special."
Sam Hunt Hopes to ‘Devote My Time and Energy’ to New Music Soon
"I feel like I've just been getting by by the skin of my teeth the past couple of years."