Mike Thiel is a midwestern Millennial multimediaist with an appreciation for alliteration. (It’s all true!) His stories, photos and videos can be found on the USA Today Network, Taste of Country Network and other entertainment publications and websites around the world. Thiel has created numerous enterprise entertainment features and regularly interviews musicians, comedians, athletes, reality stars, movie producers and more. Currently based in Nashville, Thiel is exploring Music City’s evolving music and nightlife scene and is also a musician himself.
Would Scotty McCreery Ever Be a Judge on ‘American Idol’?
Remember, he has been on the other side of it.
Gretchen Wilson Reveals How Faith Hill Inspired ‘Redneck Woman’
Gretchen is country music's whiskey drinking, butt-kicking "Redneck Woman." But her inspiration for the career-making song is surprising.
Keith Urban Makes Nicole Kidman Blush With Surprise Serenade [Watch]
Keith Urban can still make his wife blush.
Look for More Collaborations on the Next Florida Georgia Line Album
Florida Georgia Line and Madonna? You never know what could be next.
5 Questions We Have About These Throwback Chris Janson Photos
We're not exactly sure what's happening in these shots Janson recently posted to social media. What the heck is going on?
Carrie Underwood Helps Injured Police Officer Who Is Childhood Friend
The officer is suffering multiple injuries from a car crash.
Zac Brown Band’s Coy Bowles Welcomes Another Baby Girl
It's a girl ... again!
This Little Girl May Be Country Music’s Most-Noticed Fan
Four-year-old Baylee Alford is quickly gaining attention in the country music community.
Brantley Gilbert’s Branching Out, Books Show With Orchestra
The country rocker is launching the cold-weather leg of The Ones That Like Me Tour on Feb. 1, but he'll be warming up with an orchestra in Nashville this spring.
Lady Antebellum’s Dave Haywood Catches His Son Singing to His Baby Sister
In the post, Haywood is filming his toddler Cash, playing with his newborn daughter (Cash's sister), Lillie.
This Christmas Gift From Luke Bryan’s Wife Made Him Cry
Luke wasn't expecting the special gift Caroline got him.
Luke Bryan Got Caught With His Fly Down (Shockingly, First Time Ever!)
While Luke Bryan was rocking a recent concert — gyrating and all — he had a minor wardrobe malfunction.