Rare Country Contributor

Tammy Ragusa

Tammy is both a correspondent and Rare Country’s social media community manager. She is a 20+ year veteran of Nashville’s music industry. Although her history includes stops at Arista/Nashville, RCA and Capitol Records where she worked in artist development, she has spent the past 12 years chatting with country’s biggest stars in the woods and recording studios, on concert stages and back porches. Reach her at [email protected]

Let Waylon Jennings remind you what country music used to sound like  Performances Let Waylon Jennings remind you what country music used to sound like  , Rare Country Contributor 3:47pm, February 13
Watch John Cena leave the ring for one heartwarming reason  News Watch John Cena leave the ring for one heartwarming reason  , Rare Country Contributor 1:49pm, February 13
Kelly Clarkson is hysterical and real about her visit from “Aunt Flo” News Kelly Clarkson is hysterical and real about her visit from “Aunt Flo” , Rare Country Contributor 10:46pm, February 12
This country couple shares new photos of their little beach bum News This country couple shares new photos of their little beach bum , Rare Country Contributor 7:19pm, February 12
A country artist reflects on the devastating decision that he can’t get out of his head  News A country artist reflects on the devastating decision that he can’t get out of his head  , Rare Country Contributor 6:55pm, February 12
Kane Brown pays tribute to a departed family member in a special way News Kane Brown pays tribute to a departed family member in a special way , Rare Country Contributor 5:51pm, February 12
It looks like Willie Nelson is on the road to recovery News It looks like Willie Nelson is on the road to recovery , Rare Country Contributor 3:16pm, February 12
Some of the last words Daryle Singletary ever sang onstage will haunt you Performances Some of the last words Daryle Singletary ever sang onstage will haunt you , Rare Country Contributor 1:48pm, February 12
One of the finest voices in country music has passed away unexpectedly News One of the finest voices in country music has passed away unexpectedly , Rare Country Contributor 10:37am, February 12
Newlyweds like both Dan + Shay, Sam Hunt and many more prove love was alive in 2017 Features Newlyweds like both Dan + Shay, Sam Hunt and many more prove love was alive in 2017 , Rare Country Contributor 9:29am, February 12
Thomas Rhett’s daughter, Willa Gray, has got one American custom down pat News Thomas Rhett’s daughter, Willa Gray, has got one American custom down pat , Rare Country Contributor 2:12am, February 12
Lady Antebellum’s Hillary Scott shares a sleepy new photo of her sweet reality News Lady Antebellum’s Hillary Scott shares a sleepy new photo of her sweet reality , Rare Country Contributor 1:15am, February 12
Chip and Joanna Gaines show that not only do opposites attract, they make it last News Chip and Joanna Gaines show that not only do opposites attract, they make it last , Rare Country Contributor 6:29pm, February 9
Flashback to the moment all of NASCAR congratulated the legendary Dale Earnhardt at Daytona  Nascar Flashback to the moment all of NASCAR congratulated the legendary Dale Earnhardt at Daytona  , Rare Country Contributor 3:29pm, February 9
A country star is taking a break following this harrowing accident News A country star is taking a break following this harrowing accident , Rare Country Contributor 1:06pm, February 9
This singer-songwriter can’t find the words to describe this miracle News This singer-songwriter can’t find the words to describe this miracle , Rare Country Contributor 12:11pm, February 9
Thomas Rhett and Tyler Hubbard’s girls prove that they just wanna have fun  News Thomas Rhett and Tyler Hubbard’s girls prove that they just wanna have fun  , Rare Country Contributor 3:38pm, February 8
This hunky country star got his sexy on with his very first No. 1 single Top 5 This hunky country star got his sexy on with his very first No. 1 single , Rare Country Contributor 1:17pm, February 8
Lauren Alaina crushes these new performances and gets a standing ovation News Lauren Alaina crushes these new performances and gets a standing ovation , Rare Country Contributor 12:02pm, February 8
Thomas Rhett and Lauren Akins’ little one is so happy she squawks News Thomas Rhett and Lauren Akins’ little one is so happy she squawks , Rare Country Contributor 1:09am, February 8
Watch as a Vegas crowd goes nuts as George Strait enters the arena Performances Watch as a Vegas crowd goes nuts as George Strait enters the arena , Rare Country Contributor 10:41pm, February 7
Toby Keith proves he will do absolutely anything for his fans Performances Toby Keith proves he will do absolutely anything for his fans , Rare Country Contributor 2:38pm, February 7
This country star proves traditional country music is still alive and well in new video Videos This country star proves traditional country music is still alive and well in new video , Rare Country Contributor 12:59pm, February 7
FGL’s Tyler Hubbard shows us new video that brings tears to his eyes News FGL’s Tyler Hubbard shows us new video that brings tears to his eyes , Rare Country Contributor 9:37am, February 7
Luke Bryan gets a little friendly and hilarious advice from pal Jason Aldean  News Luke Bryan gets a little friendly and hilarious advice from pal Jason Aldean  , Rare Country Contributor 1:34am, February 7
In a new video, a young singer-songwriter takes a dark look at a soldier’s return home Videos In a new video, a young singer-songwriter takes a dark look at a soldier’s return home , Rare Country Contributor 4:37pm, February 6
Eddie Montgomery talks about embracing life in the wake of Troy Gentry’s passing Features Eddie Montgomery talks about embracing life in the wake of Troy Gentry’s passing , Rare Country Contributor 4:17pm, February 6
Keith Urban makes a big announcement from country music’s most coveted stage News Keith Urban makes a big announcement from country music’s most coveted stage , Rare Country Contributor 1:07pm, February 6
Jason Aldean is joined by Garth Brooks in a big surprise for this packed house Performances Jason Aldean is joined by Garth Brooks in a big surprise for this packed house , Rare Country Contributor 11:46am, February 6
Watch as Troy Gentry’s daughter graciously accepts a personal award for her late father News Watch as Troy Gentry’s daughter graciously accepts a personal award for her late father , Rare Country Contributor 8:40pm, February 5