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.
Remember Which Country Star Murdered His Wife?
The career of one of country music's most successful early stars was derailed after he was convicted of murdering his wife.
Remember When Sylvester Stallone Was a Country Singer?
It must have seemed like a good idea on paper.
Remember When Carrie Underwood Made Her Grand Ole Opry Debut?
Thirteen years ago today (June 10, 2005), Carrie Underwood was just a shy kid who was about to debut at the Opry.
Remember When Kristian Bush Was in a Duo With Meg Ryan’s Brother?
Most Sugarland fans don't even know about this other band.
Remember When Garth Brooks Almost Didn’t Perform the National Anthem at the Super Bowl?
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Nastiest Lawsuits in Country Music
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Little Big Town Tribute Glen Campbell With ‘Wichita Lineman’ at 2017 CMA Awards
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"Where were you when the world stopped turning that September day?"
Remember When Vince Gill Was a Pop Singer?
Vince Gill is one of the most celebrated country artists of his generation, but did you know that prior to launching his country career, he scored a Top 10 hit in the pop charts?
Holly Dunn Dies at 59
Singer Holly Dunn, best known for a string of hits in the 1980s, has passed away after a battle with cancer.