Taste of Country Staff hasn't taken a day off since he/she was born in December 2010. Staff is an avid fan of country music and country music only although he/she has a soft spot for artists like Taylor Swift and Kelly Clarkson. Other interests include live music, cold beer, pizza at midnight and photos of country music babies.
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No. 6: Patsy Cline – Country’s Most Powerful Women of All Time
Of course, we can't list country music's most powerful women of all time without including Patsy Cline. Her tremendous legacy has given her iconic status commensurate with Elvis Presley or Frank Sinatra.
No. 7: Tammy Wynette – Country’s Most Powerful Women of All Time
Tammy Wynette's name is a necessary inclusion to any discussion about country music's greatest women, and her resume and legacy certainly earned her a high spot on this list of country music's most powerful females.
No. 8: Shania Twain – Country’s Most Powerful Women of All Time
Shania Twain is one of the watershed artists in contemporary country music, male or female. Her vast influence makes her an easy choice for the list of country music's most powerful women of all time.
A Tribute to Luke Bryan’s Tight-Fittin’ Jeans [Watch]
We heard the news on a Friday. Luke Bryan is (sob, sob ... pause for a tissue and dramatic effect) no longer wearing tight-fitting jeans during his live shows.
Home Free, Kane Brown + Blake Shelton Battle for Top Country Video of the Week
Taste of Country counts down the top country music videos of the week.
No. 9: Kitty Wells – Country’s Most Powerful Women of All Time
Kitty Wells' status as the first real female country star earns her a place in the Top 10 on the list of the most powerful women in country music.
No. 18: Tanya Tucker – Country’s Most Powerful Women of All Time
Tanya Tucker knocked down all kinds of doors for women in country music, earning her a spot at No. 18 on the list of country music's most powerful women of all time.
Watch the Hand in Hand Hurricane Benefit Concert Here
George Strait and Blake Shelton are heading up the country portion of the Hand in Hand benefit for hurricane relief on Tuesday night (Sept. 12), and you can watch the whole thing online right here at Taste of Country.
No. 19: Connie Smith – Country’s Most Powerful Women of All Time
Connie Smith makes country music look easy.
No. 21: Crystal Gayle – Country’s Most Powerful Women of All Time
Before there was Carrie Underwood, there was Crystal Gayle. Her role in paving the way for other country females lands her at No. 21 on Taste of Country's list of the Country Music's Most Powerful Women of All Time.