Carrie Underwood is back on the road after a 3-year hiatus, and it’s shaping up to be the tour of the year. Accompanied by rising country duo Maddie & Tae, and Runaway June, the 55-city Cry Pretty Tour will bring fans up close and personal to the songstress and her band on a multi-level, 360-degree […]
About Abby Kaye-Phillips
Abby Kaye-Phillips is a contributing writer for NYCountry Swag.
Abby is a native Rhode Islander currently based in Nashville, TN. Her love of all things music attracted her to the south, but the hospitality, food, and warmer weather definitely sealed the deal! Her three favorite things are country music, Grey's Anatomy, and video chatting with her identical twin sister. You can connect with Abby on Instagram: @abbykp143.
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Country love songs are some of the best in the business, which might be because country artists seem to really know what relationships are all about. Whether their partner is also a superstar or not, here are some of our favorite country power couples. Tim McGraw & Faith Hill This OG country couple and […]
Sometimes it feels like winter will last forever, but the days are getting longer and summer is finally around the corner. There’s no better season to grab some friends, hit the road, and make memories, and country music’s got you covered with a soundtrack to your summer. Here is the perfect playlist to get you […]
Just four years after her Grand Ole Opry debut on February 14, 2015, Kelsea Ballerini has joined the royal family of country music. Originally from Knoxville, TN, Ballerini wrote her first song at only 12 years old and moved to Nashville to pursue writing and performing three years later. Of all the incredible women in […]
One of the best things about country music is how many of our favorite artists are also songwriters. Even if they don’t record their own hits (a great example is Little Big Town smash, “Better Man” which was actually penned by Taylor Swift) it’s normal to see songwriter credit given to the same names we […]
The 54th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards are Sunday night (April 7th), and it’s going to be the ultimate country party. With more performers than ever including never-before-seen pairings of our favorite artists, here are some things to watch for this weekend as country music descends on Las Vegas. Reba’s Reprise. Country legend […]
“Without [country] music, life would be a mistake.” – Friedrich Nietzsche Your favorite radio country morning show is better than coffee. It takes you less than 24 hours to memorize every word to a newly released single. You can’t possibly pick a favorite song because you have hundreds. You have a go-to playlists for every […]
Break-ups come in many forms, with varying degrees of blame, guilt, and heartache. Whatever the circumstances of the end of your relationship, there is a country song that speaks perfectly to what you’re going through. “Every Little Thing” – Carly Pearce One of the best things you can do for yourself right after a […]
In a rare, emotional, and honest Instagram post earlier this week Carrie Underwood reminded us all of a valuable lesson: appreciating our bodies for what they can do, regardless of how they fall short, is the best gift we can give ourselves. The country queen, who is just as famous for her killer legs […]