Tag Archives: Kathy Mattea

Rolling Along

Rolling Along

Happy 58th birthday to Kathy Mattea. The Grammy winner was born on June 21, 1959, in South Charleston, W.Va. Click the pic to hear Kathy’s “Eighteen Wheels and a Dozen Roses.”MORE

In Honor of Labor Day, the 40 Hardest Working Songs in Country Music History: #11–20

In Honor of Labor Day, the 40 Hardest Working Songs in Country Music History: #11–20

It’s time to clock in—we’ve got the 40 Hardest Working Songs in Country Music. Today, Sept. 1, we’re featuring #11–20. Country music throughout the decades has not only embraced its working class roots, it’s made a point to praise them. Yes, work is tough, as Merle Haggard wrote in “Workin’ Man’s Blues” or as George…MORE

Sweet Christmas Memories From Your Favorite Country Stars

Sweet Christmas Memories From Your Favorite Country Stars

Maybe it’s the fragrance of a freshly cut fir. An old-fashioned card. A smoldering log in a fireplace beneath bulging stockings. From childhood recollections of reindeer hooves on the roof and visions of sugarplums to the joy of buying a unique gift for that special someone, everyone has cherished memories of Christmas. Your favorite country…MORE

Kathy Mattea: On Top of the World

Kathy Mattea: On Top of the World

Kathy Mattea cares, and the music community cares for her. That much became obvious as Country Weekly tagged along during her recent whirlwind travels between New York City and Nashville. During a four-day New York blitz, Kathy continued to carry country music’s banner in the fight against AIDS—a cause she has cared about for years—and…MORE

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Rose Colored

Rose Colored

Maggie Rose will drop her new album, Change the Whole Thing, on Sept. 21, with upcoming tour stops in Nashville (Sept. 26) and Atlanta (Sept. 27).