Tammy Wynette’s Heartbroken Persona, Reconsidered
Considering Wynette simply as a one-dimensional conduit for drama and heartache does a disservice to the nuanced contours of her work.
33 Years Ago: Clint Black Signs With RCA Records
The label's been home to Elvis Presley, Kenny Rogers and the Judds, among others.
23 Years Ago: Shania Twain’s ‘You’re Still the One’ Hits No. 1
On May 2, 1998, "You're Still the One" hit No. 1 on the country singles chart.
28 Years Ago: Tim McGraw Releases His Self-Titled Debut Album
McGraw's self-titled debut album was released on April 20, 1993.
Travis Tritt + Theresa Nelson — Country’s Greatest Love Stories
The idea that country's bad boy was settling down was a surprise to many — including Tritt himself.
18 Years Ago: Darryl Worley’s ‘Have You Forgotten?’ Hits No. 1
On April 5, 2003, Worley's "Have You Forgotten?" was in the top spot on the country charts.
73 Years Ago: ‘Louisiana Hayride’ Radio Show Debuts
On April 3, 1948, the influential radio program 'Louisiana Hayride' premiered.
Top 10 Emmylou Harris Songs
What's your top pick?
Maren Morris + Ryan Hurd — Country’s Greatest Love Stories
Their love story is a Nashville fairytale.
32 Years Ago: Suzy Bogguss Releases Her Major-Label Debut Album
On March 21, 1989, Bogguss released her major-label debut album, 'Somewhere Between'.