Carrie Horton is a freelance writer and project manager based in Nashville, Tenn. She graduated from Concordia University in Portland, Ore., with a degree in English and has been writing and listening to music for as long as she can remember. After more than five years in the non-profit world, she made the leap into full-time freelance writing and hasn’t looked back. When she’s not out looking for adventure, you can probably find her exploring nature or at a neighborhood coffee shop reading a good book or talking with friends.
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Get to know the country up-and-comer.
Top 10 Country Music Albums of 2017
The Boot counts down 2017's 10 best country music albums.
Country Stars Who Have Had Babies in 2017 [PICTURES]
Welcome to the world, country babies born in 2017!
Top 5 Unforgettable Country Christmas Traditions
Learn about five country stars' memorable Christmas traditions.
Country Artists Who Have Gotten Engaged or Married in 2017 [PICTURES]
We're only a few months into 2017, but love is definitely in the air.
Country Music Bands Together, Honors Those Lost at 2017 CMA Awards [PICTURES]
See pictures from the 2017 CMA Awards.
Review: Chris Stapleton Gives Nashville an All-American Road Show
Chris Stapleton managed to meet -- and exceed -- expectations during the second night of his two-night run at Nashville's Bridgestone Arena.
Top 6 Unforgettable CMA Awards Controversies
A look back at some of the controversies from CMA Awards past.
Every CMA Awards Album of the Year Winner Ever
A photo gallery of every artist and album that has won Album of the Year at the CMA Awards ... ever.
Top 13 Forgettable CMA Awards Red Carpet Fashion Moments
A look back at some of the most ill-advised outfits from throughout more than 50 years on the CMA Awards red carpet.
Top 7 Unforgettable Tim McGraw and Faith Hill Moments
10 Epic Moments From the 2017 Pilgrimage Festival
The Pilgrimage Music & Cultural Festival celebrated its third year -- and its most epic year yet -- in 2017.