Music Reviews

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Miranda Lambert Teams Up With Carrie Underwood for “Somethin’ Bad” — Song Review

Miranda Lambert and Carrie Underwood took the Billboard Music Awards by storm last week with their high-octane debut of “Somethin’ Bad.” Miranda and Carrie had been building up the suspense for months talking about this collaboration and keeping the fans in suspense. The song, which will be on Miranda’s upcoming album “Platinum,” pairs the two female powerhouse vocalists teaming up and making something quite good out of “Somethin’ Bad.” ... read more!

Jamie O’Neal’s “Eternal” is Good for the Country Soul — Album Review

Jamie O’Neal has a voice that was clearly meant to sing country music. Fans know her best for hits like “Trying to Find Atlantis,” and “There is No Arizona,” but on her latest endeavor she’s covering some of country music’s classics. Her first new studio album in five years, appropriately titled “Eternal,” finds Jamie giving country music listeners a trip down memory lane to visit the roots of the music we all love. ... read more!

Carissa Leigh Releases “The Blackbird EP” — Review

Country newcomer Carissa Leigh first captured country fans’ attention with her single, “Bad Boy.” The fun and feisty song with a bit of a rockin’ edge, shows off Carissa’s personality and introduced listeners to her dynamic voice. Now Carissa has just put out “The Blackbird EP” featuring four tracks all co-written by the singer herself along with well-known writers such as Clay Mills and country singer JT Hodges. ... read more!

Frankie Ballard’s “Sunshine & Whiskey” is a Must Hear — Album Review

Frankie Ballard’s album “Sunshine & Whiskey” is fantastic…let’s just start out by cutting to the chase! From beginning to end, all 11 tracks are worth listening to time and time again! With the lead single “Helluva Life” hitting number one on the charts and being a huge fan favorite, “Sunshine & Whiskey”  further shows that Frankie has the potential to be a consistent hit maker!  ... read more!