Country Music Comradery and Gratitude Shined at Stars and Strings
Nov27

Country Music Comradery and Gratitude Shined at Stars and Strings

On November 15, 2017, CBS Radio’s third annual Stars and Strings took over the Chicago Theatre for a much-needed night of country music in an atmosphere of unity. The stars featured this year were Lindsay Ell, Kelsea Ballerini, Brad Paisley, Chris Young, Lady Antebellum, Darius Rucker, and Sam Hunt. The stripped-down acoustic music format mixed with the comradery between the artists and the abundant gratitude towards our veterans made...

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#CMchat Exclusive Interview: Lady Antebellum
Jun08

#CMchat Exclusive Interview: Lady Antebellum

On June 9, Lady Antebellum releases their sixth studio album, Heart Break. It’s the first for the CMA-Award winners since their much-publicized 2015 break  – which really wasn’t with all three members continuing to be musically active. The trio’s Charles Kelley says he thinks it was a good thing to stop for a minute and breathe after close to a decade of recording and touring. “I think for us, it was more of a break from...

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Album Review: Charles Kelley – The Driver
Feb08

Album Review: Charles Kelley – The Driver

Needless to say, there’s been a ton of interest in the debut solo project from Charles Kelley. Known for his work as co-lead singer of Lady Antebellum, the singer takes on a little bit different of a sound and style than you might be accustomed to. There’s a definite muscle to this music that will surprise many. While there are some tracks that have those same pop-ish lyrical hooks as the famous trio, with this disc, Kelley’s vocals...

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.@LadyAntebellum Sings #AllAboutThatBeard for @Movember @StJude (Watch!)
Nov13

[email protected] Sings #AllAboutThatBeard for @Movember @StJude (Watch!)

Hillary Scott, Charles Kelley, and Dave Haywood, otherwise known as Lady Antebellum, took a few seconds out of their day to do a short, albeit amazing, rendition of Meghan Trainor’s “All About That Bass” in the spirit of November’s Movember movement. “Movember” strives to raise awareness of the cancers that plague men by encouraging men to grow facial hair to show support. Changing the words to...

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What Happens at #CMAawards After Parties Doesn’t Stay at After Parties (Watch!)
Nov07

What Happens at #CMAawards After Parties Doesn’t Stay at After Parties (Watch!)

It should come as no surprise that Luke Bryan was shaking it for me, you, and everyone else in Nashville on Wednesday night after his big CMA Awards Entertainer of the Year win. Luckily, Luke had his friends Charles Kelley and Dave Haywood of Lady Antebellum on either side of him, ensuring that the man who is twisted like an old beach roller coaster didn’t topple off the stage during this particular performance. So, what song...

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