Originally published in the April 6, 2015 issue of Country Weekly magazine. What’s the secret behind Gary Allan’s longevity? Staying True to himself. Gary Allan, like Shakespeare’s Cassius, still bears that “lean and hungry look” at age 47. Sporting a jeans-casual outfit adorned with a ball cap, Gary appears very much in fighting shape as…MORE
Originally published in the April 6, 2015 issue of Country Weekly magazine. The concept of horsepower was developed in the 18th century to compare the output of steam engines to draft horses, but it seems a befitting metaphor for A Thousand Horses, a band that uses the building blocks of country, rock and blues to…MORE
Originally published in the April 6, 2015 issue of Country Weekly magazine. With a performance as commanding as her voice, Carrie Underwood ran away with our inaugural Nash Music Madness contest. When we came up with the idea to let YOU—the readers—decide which one of the 16 hottest stars in country music had the best…MORE
Congrats to Garth Brooks — he’s been named as one of the honorees for the 43rd Kennedy Center Honors. Along with Garth, the lifetime achievements of Debbie Allen, Joan Baez, Midori and Dick Van Dyke will be celebrated. When he learned of the honor, Garth shared, “I’m humble. I’m proud. I’m all the good things.”
The Kennedy Center Honors will air June 6 at 9 p.m. ET on CBS.
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