Sterling Whitaker is a Nashville-based musician and music journalist. He is the author of two books: 'Unsung Heroes of Rock Guitar' and 'The Grand Delusion: The Unauthorized True Story of Styx.' He has appeared as a guest on VH1, BBC Radio and radio all over North America. Whitaker is also very involved in animal rescue.
Rascal Flatts ‘Make a Statement’ at Opening Night of Las Vegas Residency
Rascal Flatts launched their new residency at the Venetian in Las Vegas on Friday night (Oct. 6) with a powerful speech addressing the recent mass shooting, saying, "No matter what, we're not going to let evil win."
Tom Petty Dead at 66: Country Singers React
Tom Petty died on Monday (Oct. 2) after being found unconscious and unresponsive in his Malibu home on Sunday (Oct. 1), and country singers are among the many turning to social media to share thoughts and memories of the legendary rocker and his influence.
Country Singers React to Deadly Mass Shooting at Route 91 Harvest Festival
Carrie Underwood, Miranda Lambert and Luke Bryan are among the country singers who turned to social media to express their shock and grief and share prayers and well wishes after the deadly shootings at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas on Sunday night (Oct. 1).
Dale Earnhardt, Jr. Goes Viral With Tweet Supporting NFL Protests
Dale Earnhardt. Jr., caused a sensation on Twitter Monday (Sept. 25) when he posted a message in support of the NFL players who have been protesting during the national anthem over the weekend.
Gwen Stefani Teases New Christmas Song Featuring Blake Shelton [Listen]
The rumors are true! Blake Shelton lends his voice to a special new Christmas song from his girlfriend, Gwen Stefani.
Lyrics Uncovered: Blake Shelton, ‘I’ll Name the Dogs’
Blake Shelton's "I'll Name the Dogs" lyrics and music put the singer right back into his main wheelhouse, and songwriter Ben Hayslip says that's exactly what he and his co-writers intended.
Miranda Lambert Shares the Stage With Dad at Special Nashville Show [Watch]
Miranda Lambert called a very special surprise guest to the stage during the taping of an upcoming television special in Nashville Tuesday night (Sept. 19) -- her father, Rick Lambert.
Five Charged in Alleged Dolly Parton Wildfire Relief Fund Scam
Five people have been charged with multiple crimes after they were alleged to have concocted an elaborate scheme to defraud Dolly Parton's charity fund devoted to wildfire relief in Tennessee.
Pilot Reported Throttle Trouble Before Troy Gentry’s Fatal Helicopter Crash
The official preliminary report about the helicopter crash that killed Montgomery Gentry singer Troy Gentry says the pilot reported trouble with the throttle prior to the fatal accident.
Randy Travis Files Federal Lawsuit to Block 2012 Naked DWI Arrest Video Release
Randy Travis has taken the next step in his long quest to block the release of a police video that documents his 2012 DWI arrest, filing a lawsuit in federal court on Sunday (Sept. 10) to prevent the footage from going public.
Where Were You When the World Stopped Turning: Country Stars Remember 9/11
"Where were you when the world stopped turning that September day?"
Report: Troy Gentry Helicopter Crash Investigators Questioning Pilot’s Decisions
Investigators are reportedly looking at whether the pilot made the right decisions prior to the helicopter crash that killed Montgomery Gentry singer Troy Gentry.