Adam Wakefield's soulful performance of "Tennessee Whiskey" had coaches Adam Levine and Blake Shelton fighting for the singer to join their teams. It also had the two coaches in a heated argument on the state of country music.
When country music legend George Jones passed away on April 26, 2013 at the age of 81, he left behind a rich musical legacy that has rarely been equaled — matched only by a life story filled with more triumph and heartbreak than the greatest country song ever written.
Not long before he died, George Jones penned a final letter to Alan Jackson. He was asking for a favor, one the younger country singer was likely happy to fulfill. Now, as Jackson releases his Angels and Alcohol album he's shared a photo of that letter with Taste of Country readers.
Scotty McCreery won hearts during Season 10 American Idol, with his classically country deep drawl, characteristic of a singer far beyond his years. The 21-year-old put that throwback-style voice to good use during a recent visit to the Grand Ole Opry, performing a tribute to one of the gr…