Top 20 Heads to the Inaugural Watershed Music Festival

It’s a week of firsts on GAC’s Top 20 Country Countdown! The show heads to Washington for the first time for the inaugural Watershed Music Festival with the beautiful Columbia River Gorge providing the backdrop. Host Nan Kelley chats with Sara Evans and Tracy Lawrence as well as newcomers Thomas Rhett and Jon Pardi, who [...] Read More

Top 10 Country Mullets

It’s the look that swept the nation in the early 80s to mid-’90s – the mullet. The hairstyle is all business in the front, party in the back, but we’re turning the party front and center as you, the fans, chose the Top 10 mullets in all of country music. GAC’s Top 10 Country Mullets [...] Read More

Gene Watson Recreates His Classics Note-for-Note on The Best of the Best

By Robert K. Oermann © 2012 CMA Close Up® News Service / Country Music Association®, Inc. Honky-tonk legend Gene Watson is celebrating his 50th anniversary as a recording artist with a flurry of activity that has made him gladly busy. “He’s extremely happy right now,” reported his manager, John Lytle, President, Lytle Management Group. “He [...] Read More

Memorial Day Salute: GAC’s Top 20 Songs & Videos Honoring Our Troops

Country songs are often a mirror to the world, a reflection of the times. As a tribute to the men and women who have served our country, we’ve put together a list of some of our favorite songs and videos that honor our troops – heartfelt compositions that look at war through the eyes of [...] Read More

Memorial Day Salute: GAC’s Top 20 Songs & Videos Honoring Our Troops

Country songs are often a mirror to the world, a reflection of the times. As a tribute to the men and women who have served our country, we’ve put together a list of some of our favorite songs and videos that honor our troops – heartfelt compositions that look at war through the eyes of [...] Read More