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.
10 Statement Songs From Powerful Country Women
Women in country have historically had a lot to say, across a wide spectrum of politics and experiences.
Who Are Birdtalker? 5 Things You Need to Know
Learn more about this band to watch!
Jason Aldean Talks Overcoming Obstacles at CRS 2019: ‘I’m Just Here to Have Fun’
"I've never gone out and tried to change the world with my music ..."
Garth Brooks at CRS 2019 Town Hall: ‘There’s Food, Air, Water and Music’
Brooks describes music as a basic human need.
Blake Shelton Earns Artist Humanitarian Award at 2019 Country Radio Seminar
"I don't think any of us don't step up anytime we get a chance ..."
Story Behind the Song: Rachel Wammack, ‘Damage’
It all began behind a bar ...
Story Behind the Song: Mitchell Tenpenny, ‘Drunk Me’
"It’s been written a bunch of times, but ..."
Rachel Wammack Can’t Be Anything But Country — She’s Tried
"My life has literally been country, and I think it would be a sad, sad thing if I tried to hide that or deny it."
Kalie Shorr: ‘It’s Really Easy to Fix’ the Lack of Women in Country Music
"Just put in more women."
Martina McBride, Sara Evans Reflect on the Importance of Equal Airplay for Women in Countr…
McBride and Evans talked about their frustration with the lack of airplay for women on the CMT Artists of the Year red carpet.