.@TaylorSwift13 Was @DClarkP’s First …?
Nov24

.@TaylorSwift13 Was @DClarkP’s First …?

Minds out of the gutters, folks. Last night at the 2014 American Music Awards (“AMAs“), a Dick Clark Productions event, Taylor Swift was honored with the first ever Dick Clark Award for Excellence. The award was presented to Taylor by legendary Diana Ross (and her even more iconic hair), dubbing Taylor an “artist, innovator, and icon.” Now, while the word “icon” is awfully large for someone of...

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.@TaylorSwift13 Removes Music from @Spotify #CMnews
Nov03

.@TaylorSwift13 Removes Music from @Spotify #CMnews

While she may be spending some time over in the pop world, the majority of Taylor Swift’s beloved catalog consists of country music; music that can no longer be found on widely used music application and web player, Spotify, much to the dismay of Spotify and music fans around the world. With a new album, 1989, that is unsurprisingly expected to debut at Number 1 tomorrow when the Billboard charts are revealed (and is anticipated...

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Punk Band @WeCameAsRomans Covers @TaylorSwift13’s #IKnewYouWereTrouble (Watch!)
Oct13

Punk Band @WeCameAsRomans Covers @TaylorSwift13’s #IKnewYouWereTrouble (Watch!)

We Came As Romans is a six-person “melodic metalcore” band that hails from Troy, Michigan. And now you are asking yourself why Country Music #CMchat would be covering a band that is defined as such, but trust me when I tell you that you will certainly understand and appreciate the coverage by the end of this post. Upcoming album Punk Goes Pop Volume 6 is a compilation album in the Punk Goes Pop series, created and released...

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SPOTTED: @BrianMansfield at Taylor Swift’s Nashville Secret Session…
Sep29

SPOTTED: @BrianMansfield at Taylor Swift’s Nashville Secret Session…

Taylor Swift hosted her second 1989 Secret Sessions and this time it was in Nashville … AND our friend and #CMchattys #MustFollowWriter Brian Mansfield was invited to the motherland and survived the adventure! Interesting fact about Brian: He was the first person Taylor followed on Twitter! What a title to hold! The event was held in Taylor’s parent’s living room and was equipped with chicken nuggets (another inside...

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.@TaylorSwift13 Reaches Out to Bullied Fan
Sep21

.@TaylorSwift13 Reaches Out to Bullied Fan

How did this story slip by us several weeks ago? This is the question I asked myself immediately upon stumbling across it on the Internet today. Of course, I went through the writer struggle — do I write an article on something that happened more than three weeks ago, or do I chalk this up as a loss and just allow myself to be touched by the story without sharing it with the Country Music #CMchat community? Then, I realized...

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