Chris Stapleton isn't done writing songs for other musicians, he avoids Nashville's touristy Lower Broadway whenever possible, and he avoids alcohol when he's writing. Those are just a few things we learned from his recent appearance on The Joe Rogan Experience podcast.
Country music gives a lot of itself every year, but 2017 was pretty special. That's especially true when it comes to its albums. They were eclectic, and more than a few were just plain stellar. Here's a look at our Top Five.