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  • Lauren Alaina, Cam and More Set for Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade
    Lauren Alaina, Cam, Sara Evans, Dustin Lynch, Kelsea Ballerini and Thomas Rhett each have plenty to be thankful for this Thanksgiving. This year, Alaina released her first film Road Less Traveled and scored her first No. 1 hit of the same title. Cam and her husband Adam Weaver celebrated their... Read more »
  • What Thanksgiving Means to Country
    I can probably sum up almost everyone’s ideal Thanksgiving with three words: family and food. But when it comes to counting blessings, everyone seems to have a different story. And just in time for the holiday on Thursday (Nov. 23), the country stars are reflecting on what the holiday means... Read more »
  • Lady Antebellum’s Holidays Look Good
    When Lady Antebellum played the WUSN Stars & Strings benefit show in Chicago last week, I had a chance to talk with the band backstage — before they took the stage, and before they took off for the Thanksgiving holiday. And now that all three band members are raising three... Read more »
  • Darius Rucker on Small Town Blessings
    When Darius Rucker was growing up in Charleston, SC, his mom made sure that he counted his blessings. Probably every day, and especially on Thanksgiving. I caught up with Rucker at the WUSN Stars & Strings benefit show in Chicago last week, and we talked about carrying on that kind... Read more »
  • Dolly Parton’s Revenge and Johnny Cash’s Last Song to Chart
    It has become a well-known part of musical folklore that Elvis Presley declined to record Dolly Parton‘s “I Will Always Love You” because Parton wouldn’t give him half the publishing rights, as his manager, Col. Tom Parker, demanded. Losing the Elvis cut nearly broke Parton’s heart. Momentarily. But the song... Read more »