Rare Country Contributor

Samantha Stephens

Samantha Stephens absolutely lives for music. When she’s not making it, she’s talking or writing about it. She’s worked in all arenas of the country music world for nearly a decade, from syndicated radio and television to print journalism. She’s even been known to crash a red carpet or two, true story. Reach her at [email protected]

Blake Shelton’s latest parental moment with Gwen’s son goes hilariously wrong News Blake Shelton’s latest parental moment with Gwen’s son goes hilariously wrong , Rare Country Contributor 11:47am, January 3
Justin Timberlake teases new music that sounds a little bit country to us News Justin Timberlake teases new music that sounds a little bit country to us , Rare Country Contributor 8:21am, January 3
Jason Aldean and wife Brittany will truly face off in the college football national championship game News Jason Aldean and wife Brittany will truly face off in the college football national championship game , Rare Country Contributor 11:40am, January 2
RaeLynn asks fans for help following her New Year’s Eve performance News RaeLynn asks fans for help following her New Year’s Eve performance , Rare Country Contributor 3:29pm, January 1
Luke Bryan and his family had two big reasons to celebrate this New Year’s Eve News Luke Bryan and his family had two big reasons to celebrate this New Year’s Eve , Rare Country Contributor 2:04pm, January 1
Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani spend some holiday time with the kids in the great outdoors News Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani spend some holiday time with the kids in the great outdoors , Rare Country Contributor 1:53pm, December 29
This country star and former “The Voice” champion is a new father again News This country star and former “The Voice” champion is a new father again , Rare Country Contributor 10:39am, December 29
This country mama-to-be is enjoying some downtime with her three girls News This country mama-to-be is enjoying some downtime with her three girls , Rare Country Contributor 3:07pm, December 28
Naomi Judd opens up about her daughter’s stand on the sexual harassment scandal News Naomi Judd opens up about her daughter’s stand on the sexual harassment scandal , Rare Country Contributor 2:21pm, December 28
Danica Patrick has surprising dreams for her life post-breakup and during retirement News Danica Patrick has surprising dreams for her life post-breakup and during retirement , Rare Country Contributor 2:46pm, December 27
This hot country band helps a cute couple take their relationship to the next level News This hot country band helps a cute couple take their relationship to the next level , Rare Country Contributor 1:21pm, December 27
Another country music baby is on the way in 2018 News Another country music baby is on the way in 2018 , Rare Country Contributor 1:02pm, December 27
A Little Big Town member mourns the loss of a loved one this Christmas     News A Little Big Town member mourns the loss of a loved one this Christmas     , Rare Country Contributor 9:59pm, December 26
Looks like Luke Bryan’s new kangaroos are already part of the family News Looks like Luke Bryan’s new kangaroos are already part of the family , Rare Country Contributor 2:57pm, December 26
For some of country’s biggest stars, Christmas was one big pajama party News For some of country’s biggest stars, Christmas was one big pajama party , Rare Country Contributor 11:02pm, December 25
Gwen Stefani’s son gets a Christmas present worthy of a real country boy like Blake Shelton News Gwen Stefani’s son gets a Christmas present worthy of a real country boy like Blake Shelton , Rare Country Contributor 5:00pm, December 25
See how Tim McGraw and Faith Hill really celebrate Christmas News See how Tim McGraw and Faith Hill really celebrate Christmas , Rare Country Contributor 3:22pm, December 25
You won’t believe the exotic gift Luke Bryan got his wife for Christmas News You won’t believe the exotic gift Luke Bryan got his wife for Christmas , Rare Country Contributor 12:45pm, December 25
We are loving this holiday flashback with a country icon and his family Performances We are loving this holiday flashback with a country icon and his family , Rare Country Contributor 8:45am, December 25
Lady Antebellum welcomes another baby to the group News Lady Antebellum welcomes another baby to the group , Rare Country Contributor 5:43pm, December 22
Little Big Town spills the truth on relationships on the road News Little Big Town spills the truth on relationships on the road , Rare Country Contributor 1:56pm, December 22
Luke Bryan and his adorable son enjoy a little father-son hunting trip News Luke Bryan and his adorable son enjoy a little father-son hunting trip , Rare Country Contributor 12:53pm, December 22
Watch this country star deliver a powerful rendition of a Christmas favorite Performances Watch this country star deliver a powerful rendition of a Christmas favorite , Rare Country Contributor 4:49pm, December 21
Kenny Chesney recalls his first taste of unrequited love News Kenny Chesney recalls his first taste of unrequited love , Rare Country Contributor 3:13pm, December 21
We are flipping out over LeAnn Rimes’ latest “Coyote Ugly” tribute News We are flipping out over LeAnn Rimes’ latest “Coyote Ugly” tribute , Rare Country Contributor 2:08pm, December 21
Kane Brown lets out his inner Michael Jackson in new impromptu performance Performances Kane Brown lets out his inner Michael Jackson in new impromptu performance , Rare Country Contributor 1:25pm, December 21
Kenny Chesney joins the rebuilding efforts for his beloved “Love City” after devastating hurricane News Kenny Chesney joins the rebuilding efforts for his beloved “Love City” after devastating hurricane , Rare Country Contributor 6:19am, December 21
See Kane Brown rock the Rare Country Awards with these amazing performances Features See Kane Brown rock the Rare Country Awards with these amazing performances , Rare Country Contributor 6:00am, December 21
Jessie James Decker is getting weary of being super pregnant News Jessie James Decker is getting weary of being super pregnant , Rare Country Contributor 6:54pm, December 20
Watch this superstar absolutely sparkle with soul in this Christmas performance Performances Watch this superstar absolutely sparkle with soul in this Christmas performance , Rare Country Contributor 6:33pm, December 20