Dawn Wells, Mary Ann From ‘Gilligan’s Island,’ Dead at 82

Another classic television star has passed, as Dawn Wells, best known as Mary Ann from Gilligan’s Island, died Wednesday (Dec. 30) at the age of 82. According to Deadline, the actress died in Los Angeles from complications caused by Covid-19. Wells caught her first break in the entertainment industry after being named Miss Nevada in […]

Carrie Underwood’s Been Brushing Up on Her Spanish Skills

Carrie Underwood took a step out of her comfort zone earlier in December, when she sang in Spanish for the first time ever on “Tears of Gold,” her duet with Spanish star David Bisbal. Not only did the pop collaboration give Underwood a chance to broaden her horizons, but it also reinvigorated her interest in […]

Gwen Stefani Is Still Delighted Over Blake Shelton’s Proposal

It may seem to all of us used to the frenetic pace of celebrity news that Blake Shelton‘s proposal to longtime girlfriend Gwen Stefani was ages ago…but as it turns out, the engagement (which actually happened in October) is still giving the Mrs.-To-Be all the feels. According to PEOPLE, a source reports that Stefani is […]

Remembering the Country Legends We Lost in 2020

by Craig Shelburne 4h ago Country music said goodbye to many of its brightest stars in 2020, with their contributions spanning generations. From groundbreaking artists like K.T. Oslin and Charley Pride to perennial favorites like Charlie Daniels and Kenny Rogers, each of them will be greatly missed by fans and fellow artists alike. Here, we […]

Brett Young’s Bringing Sunshine in 2021 With a Getaway Festival

After nearly a year stuck at home due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many country fans are craving a sunny post-quarantine getaway, and Brett Young‘s got just the thing. The singer has announced a four-day festival in one of his favorite cities — Palm Springs, Calif. — called Caliville Weekend. Set to take place in the […]

Marcus King on Waylon, Willie, and “Wildflowers & Wine”

by Craig Shelburne 12/22/2020 A blazing guitarist with an expressive and eloquent voice, Marcus King received his first-ever Grammy nomination this year for his debut solo album, El Dorado. The acclaimed project landed in the category of Best Americana Album, perhaps the perfect spot because of the way the 24-year-old performer blends blues, country, and […]

Bluegrass Great Tony Rice Dead at 69

Bluegrass great Tony Rice died on Christmas Day (Dec. 25). The lauded singer, songwriter and guitarist was 69 years old. According to a statement from the International Bluegrass Music Association, released on Saturday (Dec. 26), Rice was at home in Reidsville, N.C., when he died. A cause of death was not given, though a Facebook […]

See the Playlist Noah Cyrus Curated of Her Favorite Country Songs

by Alison Bonaguro 12/22/2020 You know who was stunned to find out that Noah Cyrus was a Grammy nominee? Noah Cyrus. She is currently nominated for Best New Artist at the upcoming Grammy Awards — along with a new voice in country, Ingrid Andress — and she shared her thoughts on the nod on Instagram. […]