6 Best Fourth of July Destinations

Fourth of July celebrations are one of my favorite parts of the summer. The birth of our nation goes hand in hand with family time, hours spent on a lake, barbecues, camping trips and spectacular fireworks shows. With Independence Day falling on a Saturday this year, it’s the perfect time to take a long weekend […] Read More

“Girl Crush” Goes Five Weeks At No. 1 on Top 20

It’s five weeks at No. 1 for Little Big Town’s Girl Crush on the Top 20 Country Countdown! The band’s “Girl Crush” topped the countdown again this week with Blake Shelton, Keith Urban with Eric Church, rounding out the Top 3. Plus, new videos from Brad Paisley and Chris young made their countdown debuts and […] Read More

5 of Nashville’s Best Food Trucks

It is officially CMA Music Festival week! Great American Country is gearing up to welcome fans and artists to the HTGV Lodge for performances from Lady Antebellum, Zac Brown Band, Darius Rucker, Josh Turner, Kip Moore and more. With all the CMA Music Festival action, it might be hard to stop for a bite to eat…. […] Read More

6 Places To See The Real Mississippi

Mississippi isn’t just a tricky state to spell, it’s Elvis’ birthplace and a state full of history, blues and a laid-back attitude. From the King of Rock and Roll to award-winning authors, blues clubs and museums, the Magnolia State has a lot to offer. Here are some of our must-stop locations. “A Cast of Blues” Lifecasts Made […] Read More

6 Restaurants to Visit During CMA Music Festival

If you’re heading to Nashville for this year’s CMA Music Festival, be sure to stop by Great American Country in the HGTV Lodge from June 11-14 for free performances and meet-and-greets featuring Lady Antebellum, Zac Brown Band, Darius Rucker, Josh Turner and Kip Moore. And in between all that good country music, quash your hunger at some of our favorite […] Read More