Florida Georgia Line is saying goodbye to bro country, as artists including Maren Morris and Chris Stapleton score hits with DJs and pop singers. Florida Georgia Line is saying goodbye to bro country, as artists including Maren Morris and Chris Stapleton score hits with DJs and pop singers.
Lady Antebellum is an American country music group formed in Nashville, Tennessee in 2006. The group is composed of Hillary Scott (lead and background vocals), Charles Kelley (lead and background vocals, guitar), and Dave Haywood (background vocals, guitar, piano, mandolin).
Sugarland is an American country music duo consisting of singer-songwriters Jennifer Nettles (lead vocals) and Kristian Bush (vocals, acoustic guitar, mandolin). Sugarland was founded in 2002 by Kristen Hall with Bush and became a trio after hiring Jennifer Nettles.
Admittedly, when I saw Dan + Shay were releasing a new single called “Tequila,” I rolled my eyes. Modern country music hasn’t exactly excelled at country music drinkin’ songs, you know. But, Dan + Shay‘s new single isn’t about drinking tequila and partying.
The Dixie Chicks’ swift removal from country radio in 2003 is one of the key reasons that country music has developed such a woman problem over the past 15 years. At the time of the Dixie Chicks’ album Fly in 1999, female-led songs made up 38% of the annual top 100 country songs.
The Oak Ridge Boys have been around in one form or another since the 1940s, though, the current and most famous lineup of William Lee Golden, Duane Allen, Joe Bonsall, and Richard Sterban is the one that has become a fan favorite throughout the world, eventually gaining membership into the Country Music Hall of Fame.
Sounds Like: The thrift store swagger 'n' stomp of the Black Crowes, reinterpreted by a group of country-loving Millennials who're happy to shake their money makers to music that twangs as hard as it bangs. For Fans of: Marshall Tucker Band, Exile-era Rolling Stones, Hank Williams, Jr.
On March 1, 2016, the Band Perry parted ways with their record label, Republic Nashville. Billboard announced on May 12, 2016, that the band had signed with Interscope Records. According to the magazine, the Band Perry is transitioning to pop music but will continue releasing select singles to the country format through sister label UMG Nashville.
Words can't even describe Maddie. Maddie is the most amazing girl you will meet. Everything about her is perfect. She has the cutest eyes, the best laugh, and the cutest face. She is very loveable and you will most likely fall in love with her at some point in your life.
But don't think that Midland is some throwback manufactured boy band; while four of the five songs on Midland are the result of co-writes between the band and pro songwriters, "Check Cashin' Country," the fifth, was written exclusively by Carson – a gutsy move for a young band coming into its own.