Coti Howell was born and raised a music lover, and growing up in Nashville only increased her love affair with country music. The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga graduate cut her teeth in Journalism as a television reporter for the campus news station before working as an on-air reporter for Inside Music Row. She took some time off to travel and lived abroad in Bangkok before returning to the States to rejoin her one true love: Music Journalism. Howell worked as the entertainment reporter for AL.com in Tuscaloosa, Alabama and freelanced for Nashville publications before joining Taste of Country. In her spare time, she loves traveling the world, tweeting, shopping, spending time with friends and family and, of course, going to live shows!
Keith Urban ‘Horrified’ by News of Arrests, Alleged Rape at His Concert
Fans and media aren't the only ones stunned by what is said to have occurred at a recent Keith Urban concert near Boston. The country superstar has broken his silence regarding the alleged rape, explaining that he was "horrified" to learn of the incident.
Taylor Swift Has Some Fun Dancing Onstage at Ingrid Michaelson Concert [Watch]
Taylor Swift gets caught dancing to other artists' performances during awards shows often, but it's rare that she dances onstage with them. But on Wednesday night (July 30), she did just that.
Miranda Lambert’s Tour to Feature First Ever Playable Poster
Miranda Lambert is working with Crystal Light to bring something really cool and original to her 30-city Platinum Tour. The singer's shows will feature the very first playable poster, available for fans to interact with.
Carrie Underwood, Merle Haggard + More to Receive 2014 ACM Honors
The 2014 ACM Awards have passed, but the presenting of awards isn't over. Carrie Underwood, Kris Kristofferson and Merle Haggard are just a few artists that are set to receive ACM Honors nods off camera.
Taylor Swift Sings Adele While Leukemia Patient Plays Piano [Watch]
Taylor Swift has been mum about her visit to the Boston Children's Hospital over the weekend, but her impact on patients there has been heard loud and clear. One young man undergoing a bone marrow transplant for leukemia got a very special treat from the superstar when she popped into his room,…
Brad Paisley Dedicates ‘Me and Jesus’ to Doctor Infected With Ebola Virus
Brad Paisley says he was "moved" by the Christian doctor who is infected with the Ebola virus and selflessly gave the serum to his friend rather than taking it himself. In fact, the superstar singer was so impressed, he's dedicated a track from his new album to the man.
Luke Bryan Announces Dates for Sixth Annual Farm Tour
Luke Bryan has announced dates for his sixth annual Farm Tour.
Big and Rich’s ‘Gravity’ to Include Tim McGraw Collaboration
Big and Rich fans will be happy to hear the duo are finally releasing their new album. The upcoming fifth studio album, 'Gravity,' will be released Sept. 23 on their very own record label.
Brad Paisley Leaks New Music Against Record Label’s Wishes
Brad Paisley got into a little trouble this weekend. He previewed new music including the new song, 'Moonshine in the Trunk,' for followers on Twitter without his label knowing.