Sterling Whitaker is a Nashville-based musician and music journalist. He is the author of two books: 'Unsung Heroes of Rock Guitar' and 'The Grand Delusion: The Unauthorized True Story of Styx.' He has appeared as a guest on VH1, BBC Radio and radio all over North America. Whitaker is also very involved in animal rescue.
Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood Stage Deep Space Surprise for U.S. Astronauts [Watch]
Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood helped make the upcoming 4th of July holiday extra special for a pair of U.S. astronauts who are currently living and working on the International Space Station.
Trace Adkins to Celebrate Troops on ‘A Capitol Fourth’ With ‘Still a Soldier’
Trace Adkins will be performing a new song during his appearance on A Capitol Fourth on July 4, paying tribute to our nation's military with "Still a Soldier."
Luke Bryan’s New Puppy Is Too Adorable for Words!
Luke Bryan has a new furry family member, and the sweet little pooch is just too cute!
Jason Aldean Does a Great Luke Bryan Impression, and You’ve Gotta See It
Jason Aldean isn't just a country superstar, it turns out he's also a comedian. At Taste of Country Festival in early June, the singer shared his celebrity impression of Luke Bryan.
Martina McBride Helps Paralyzed Music Student Walk Again
Martina McBride and her husband helped to come to the rescue after one of their music students was paralyzed in a devastating accident.
Joe Nichols Reveals Cover, Tracks + Release Date for ‘Never Gets Old’ Album
Joe Nichols has revealed the details of his upcoming tenth studio album. The baritone country singer will release Never Gets Old in July.
Remember When Garth Brooks Made His Grand Ole Opry Debut?
Garth Brooks was a brand-new artist who had just released his first album when he debuted on the Grand Ole Opry on June 24, 1989.
Toby Keith Enlists Willie Nelson for New ‘Wacky Tobaccy’ Collaboration
Toby Keith and Willie Nelson have teamed up for what may very well be the most awesome country music video of 2017 — and we say that without having seen it.
Riley Smith Taps Multiple Talents for Sexy ‘I’m on Fire’ Video [Exclusive Premiere]
Riley Smith has just filmed his debut music video, and he's sharing it with Taste of Country readers first.
Shania Twain, ‘Life’s About to Get Good’ [Listen]
Shaina Twain's new single is the kind of song that will thrill her hardcore fans while supplying her detractors with more ammunition.
Carrie Underwood Feels ‘Blessed’ After Predators’ ‘Incredible Season’
Carrie Underwood has broken her internet silence for the first time since the Nashville Predators lost the Stanley Cup to the Pittsburgh Penguins on Sunday night (June 11), saying she feels "blessed" after a winning season.
2017 Taste of Country Music Festival Draws Record 56,000 Fans
The Taste of Country Music Festival offered fans its hottest lineup yet in 2017, and they responded in record numbers.