Best Of 2017: Country Albums

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.

Miranda Lambert Gets Real For Front And Center

Miranda Lambert loves songwriters, which isn't surprising considering that she is one. The superstar celebrated the craft in a big way in Nashville recently and even took time to reflect the on the challenging nature of her personal life over the last couple of years.

Country Stars Reveal 2017 CMA Awards Nominations

Keith Urban and Miranda Lambert lead the 2017 CMA Awards nominations list with five each, followed by Little Big Town with four. One of LBT's nominations (Song of the Year for "Better Man") even made Taylor Swift a CMA nominee for the first time in three years having wrote the song. The big news was revealed this morning…