Miranda Lambert and Fellow Country Stars Gather For an Intimate Night of Celebrating at ACM Honors

Miranda Lambert isn’t one to shy away from a bold performance.

So when she took to the stage Tuesday at the ACM Honors celebration at the iconic Ryman Auditorium to perform the racy and fiercely independent Loretta Lynn single, “Rated X,” it was in full “Texas born and raised spitfire” fashion, as described by the night’s host Jake Owen.

The Guitar Faces of the ACM Awards

The Academy of Country Music Awards are jam-packed with all kinds of warp-speed pickers ‘n’ grinners. And as anyone who’s seen anyone play guitar ever can attest, guitar players tend to make some pretty great faces while they’re working.

Eric Church Is Going into the Furniture Business

In the market for some pretty badass decor? Well, you’re in luck. Eric Church is now in the furniture business.

Church is the latest country star to introduce a home collection. The singer’s Highway to Home furniture line is in development and will launch later this year through a licensing deal with North Carolina-based furniture company Pulaski Furniture.

Who's Performing at the 2015 ACM Awards? Pretty Much Everyone in Nashville!

Keith Urban and Eric Church Steal the Show at the Ryman

Oh, to be a fly on the wall of Nashville’s Ryman Auditorium for this insiders-only country show.

For nearly two hours on Thursday, 16 country artists played an array of new releases, about-to-be-releases and a few surprises fresh out of the writing fires.

From the superstars to the up-and-comers, the performers – all represented by the Universal Music Group conglomerate – each had a moment to shine before the several hundred programmers, deejays and other assorted station staffers gathered for the annual Country Radio Seminar.

Eric Church Welcomes Son Tennessee Hawkins

The country singer welcomed his second son, Tennessee Hawkins, with wife Katherine on Sunday

Go Behind-the-Scenes on Eric Church's Tour

Have you ever gone to a big arena concert and wondered what it takes to pull it all off? Okay, probably not at an Eric Church show because you’re too busy drinking beer and rocking out. But the next time you do go to Church, this might even give you just a little more appreciation for it all.

By the numbers it takes 170 tons of equipment, more than 100 crew members working 18-hour days, 14 trucks and 12 buses – and $19 million – to make Church’s nine-month-long The Outsiders tour happen.

Iggy Azalea, Sam Smith Lead Pack for 2015 iHeartRadio Music Awards

Eric Church Plays (Unplanned!) Solo Show

Eric Church is officially not the kind of guy that would back out of a Saturday night date at the last minute.

If you were lucky enough to be at his Saturday night show in Salt Lake City, Utah, you learned that first-hand. After his band and crew were hit with a stomach bug, he decided to go it alone rather than disappoint fans.

Which Fellow Country Singer Is Keith Urban Crushing On?

Okay, so maybe it’s more “mutual respect for each other as artists” and less bromance, but Keith Urban and Eric Church sure do make beautiful music together.