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.
Carly Pearce: Winning ACM Single of the Year Is ‘Validation on a Crazy Level’
Pearce says her 2021 ACM Awards wins for "I Hope You're Happy Now" are especially meaningful because of what a personal song it is.
Maren Morris, Kane Brown + More Reflect on Landmark Moments at the 2021 ACM Awards
Maren Morris, Kane Brown and more weigh in on some of the standout moments for diversity during the 2021 ACM Awards.
Thomas Rhett Won’t Repeat What Dierks Bentley Said During His ACM Awards Acceptance Speech
Apparently, Dierks Bentley was offering up some light-hearted heckling in the direction of his ACM Male Artist of the Year competitors.
Maren Morris ‘Couldn’t Have Pulled Off’ 2021 ACM Awards Performance With Anyone But Ryan H…
Morris admits that seeing her fellow artist husband give his debut awards show performance got her a little bit emotional.
Luke Bryan Was ‘Totally Surprised and Shocked’ by His ACM Entertainer Win
"You never take these things for granted. You just don't."
Blanco Brown Is ‘Speechless’ at the Support From His Country Peers After His Accident
Blanco Brown has felt the love from the country community throughout his recovery process.
Dan + Shay Explain That Audio Issue During Their 2021 ACM Awards Performance
"It's just one of those things that happens, you know," the band's Shay Mooney explained backstage in the show's virtual press room.
2021 ACM Awards: Everything You Need to Know
Get the scoop on the big night in Nashville!
Luke Combs’ Most ‘Baller Move’? Writing ‘Beautiful Crazy’ for a Girl He Wasn’t Even Dating…
Combs took a gamble when he wrote this song for his now-wife only a few months after they met.
Sam Hunt + Hannah Lee Fowler — Country’s Greatest Love Stories
The two tied the knot in 2017 -- after years of an on-again, off-again romance.