Olivia Ladd is a freelance music journalist and producer based in Nashville.
Cody Johnson Nabs Single of the Year at the 2022 CMA Awards
This song had an incredible impact on country radio this year.
Peek Inside Brooks and Dunn’s ‘Kings of Neon’ Exhibit at the Country Music Hall of Fame
"It was really mind-boggling to see that in one place," Kix Brooks says of the exhibit.
Jake Owen Talks 2019 ACM Awards Nomination: ‘It’s Really Fulfilling’
"Hard work feels good when you know that it’s paying off ..."
The Secret to Kane Brown’s Success? ‘I’ve Just Been Following My Gut’
"For my whole career, I’ve just been following my gut..."
Story Behind the Song: Mitchell Tenpenny, ‘Drunk Me’
"It’s been written a bunch of times, but ..."
Morgan Wallen: ‘It’s Been a Long Year’
"I don’t know that I’ve soaked it all in yet."
Carly Pearce Admits She Never Saw Herself Dating a Fellow Artist
"I would’ve laughed at you if you would’ve told me, ‘You’re gonna end up dating a country artist.’ I would’ve said, 'That’s really funny. Never. I don’t want to date an artist.'"
Carly Pearce Builds Her Artistic Confidence With New Single, ‘Closer to You’ [LISTEN]
"I am in this to be one of the females that you think of when you think of the ladies that made an impact on country music," Pearce says.