Will Groff is a music and culture writer based in Brooklyn. He has written about country music for Pitchfork, PAPER, No Depression and various other publications.
Ranking All 20 of Brooks & Dunn’s No. 1 Songs
There's never been another country duo like Brooks & Dunn!
‘Love Rising': Country and Americana Stars Shine at LGBTQ Benefit Concert
Jason Isbell, Maren Morris and Sheryl Crow were among the all-star acts who took the stage at Nashville's Bridgestone Arena on Monday night (March 20).
Mary Gauthier, Aaron Lee Tasjan + More to Perform at ‘We Will Always Be’ Protest Concert and Fundraiser
The event is a response to the recent passage of anti-LGBTQ legislation in Tennessee.
How Tennessee’s Drag Show Ban Is Already Impacting Country Music
The effects of legislation banning public drag shows in Tennessee are already apparent.
CMA Fest to Feature LGBTQ+ Artist Showcase
"Country Proud" is the first LGBTQ+ artist activation at a major country music festival.
Miranda Lambert Crushes ‘If I Was a Cowboy’ Performance at 2022 CMT Music Awards
Miranda Lambert delivered a pitch-perfect performance of "If I Was a Cowboy."
Gabby Barrett Shines on the 2022 CMT Music Awards Stage With ‘Pick Me Up’
Barrett's performance on the 2022 CMTs stage was pitch-perfect.
Keith Urban Opens the 2022 CMT Music Awards With Fiery ‘Wild Hearts’
The CMT Music Awards got off to a "wild" start.
Mickey Guyton Gets Real About Industry Racism on ‘Face to Face With Becky G’ [Exclusive Premiere]
The Grammy-nominated country singer opens up about seeing signs of change in the industry.