If a passion for music and a knack for writing make a career, then color Amanda Hensel lucky. She is the product of writers -- apparently when you add two news journalists together, you get one music journalist. She currently resides in 'the live music capital of the world,' where she snagged a journalism degree from the University of Texas. Although she's grounded in Austin, Hensel's name travels -- in her short career, she has cited her passion writing for AOL Music Blog, Fringe Magazine, the Houston Press and various other publications.
7 Revelations From Keith Urban’s SXSW Visit
Keith Urban's goal: "I'm just trying to put some good in the world. That's all I'm doing."
Carrie Underwood Injured in Fall Outside Nashville Home
Carrie Underwood fell on the steps outside her Nashville-area home on Friday night (Nov. 10), suffering "a broken wrist and cuts and abrasions."
Carrie Underwood Is So Hot, She’s on Fire in 2017 ‘Sunday Night Football’ Open
Carrie Underwood's 2017 Sunday Night Football intro is hot — literally!
Lauren Alaina Reveals Dramatic New Look — See the Pic!
Pink might be Lauren Alaina's new obsession. The "Doin' Fine" hitmaker revealed a dramatic new look on Monday night (July 10).
Tim McGraw Lands Big Fishing Catch, But Fans Are Only Noticing His Abs
Tim McGraw apparently went fishing on Friday (July 7), but will anyone even notice what he caught?
Loretta Lynn Suffers Stroke
Country music icon Loretta Lynn has been hospitalized after suffering a stroke on Thursday (May 4).
Garth Brooks Is Keeping the Beard Because Trisha Yearwood Thinks It’s Sexy
Garth Brooks won’t shave his beard until he's told to. The superstar has noticeably been sporting some salt and pepper scruff as of late, so backstage at SXSW 2017, we asked about it.
Randy Rogers and Wife Expecting Another Baby Girl
Randy Rogers is destined to be a 'girl dad.'
Eli Young Band’s Jon Jones Welcomes Baby Girl
A baby girl is the newest addition to Eli Young Band's collective growing family.
Top 10 Independence Day Songs
Nothing brings out the patriotism in us like Independence Day, and nobody loves the red, white and blue like country music stars.
Kelly Clarkson and Brandon Blackstock Welcome Baby Boy
Kelly Clarkson and her husband, Brandon Blackstock, have welcomed a son.
David Nail and Wife Expecting Twins
David Nail dropped a double bomb during a chat with Taste of Country Nights' Sam Alex on the red carpet of the 2015 CMA Awards