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 tammy@rarecountry.com.

Luke Bryan proves he can sing anything in this medley of The King of Country Music's classics News Luke Bryan proves he can sing anything in this medley of The King of Country Music's classics , Rare Country Contributor 3:19pm, February 19
This young country star revealed some big news about George Strait's future News This young country star revealed some big news about George Strait's future , Rare Country Contributor 1:11pm, February 19
Thomas Rhett and Lauren reveal the gender of one of their babies in this sweet video News Thomas Rhett and Lauren reveal the gender of one of their babies in this sweet video , Rare Country Contributor 10:08am, February 19
These country stars had some big life changes in this week's Rare Country’s 5 News These country stars had some big life changes in this week's Rare Country’s 5 , Rare Country Contributor 5:20pm, February 17
Lauren Alaina may have already had the idea that she was getting an ACM nod Awards Lauren Alaina may have already had the idea that she was getting an ACM nod , Rare Country Contributor 5:08pm, February 17
Elvis Presley’s grandchildren are removed from their home following a disturbing discovery News Elvis Presley’s grandchildren are removed from their home following a disturbing discovery , Rare Country Contributor 3:01pm, February 17
Country fans are unhappy that two big names were noticeably absent from ACM nominations Awards Country fans are unhappy that two big names were noticeably absent from ACM nominations , Rare Country Contributor 3:35pm, February 16
Thomas Rhett reveals how he is already preparing for life on the road with babies News Thomas Rhett reveals how he is already preparing for life on the road with babies , Rare Country Contributor 1:43pm, February 16
We have some ideas in Rare Country’s 5 on "who's cheatin' who, who's being true" News We have some ideas in Rare Country’s 5 on "who's cheatin' who, who's being true" , Rare Country Contributor 10:59am, February 16
After 20 years, Tim McGraw and Faith Hill still have things to learn in this version of "The Newlywed Game" News After 20 years, Tim McGraw and Faith Hill still have things to learn in this version of "The Newlywed Game" , Rare Country Contributor 9:22am, February 16
We can’t stop laughing at Maren Morris’ drunk battle with a Twitter troll News We can’t stop laughing at Maren Morris’ drunk battle with a Twitter troll , Rare Country Contributor 2:26pm, February 15
Thomas Rhett and wife Lauren get double the congratulations with this surprise announcement News Thomas Rhett and wife Lauren get double the congratulations with this surprise announcement , Rare Country Contributor 11:55am, February 15
This Texas country star is reaching out to his fans at this troubling time News This Texas country star is reaching out to his fans at this troubling time , Rare Country Contributor 9:34am, February 15
Could this really be what Blake Shelton is getting Gwen Stefani for Valentine's Day? News Could this really be what Blake Shelton is getting Gwen Stefani for Valentine's Day? , Rare Country Contributor 3:22pm, February 14
This sweet country star’s husband said goodbye before Valentine’s Day to serve his country News This sweet country star’s husband said goodbye before Valentine’s Day to serve his country , Rare Country Contributor 12:55pm, February 14
This handsome hunk's message for his Grammy-nominated fiancée is too cute for words News This handsome hunk's message for his Grammy-nominated fiancée is too cute for words , Rare Country Contributor 2:52pm, February 13
Falling in love never sounded as sweet as it does in this tender tribute News Falling in love never sounded as sweet as it does in this tender tribute , Rare Country Contributor 1:24pm, February 13
Just in time for Valentine’s Day, George Strait teaches us a lesson about love letters News Just in time for Valentine’s Day, George Strait teaches us a lesson about love letters , Rare Country Contributor 7:19pm, February 12
Scotty McCreery performs this fan favorite and shares a big update about his new music News Scotty McCreery performs this fan favorite and shares a big update about his new music , Rare Country Contributor 4:43pm, February 12
There's a big surprise and a huge relief in this week's edition of Rare Country’s 5 News There's a big surprise and a huge relief in this week's edition of Rare Country’s 5 , Rare Country Contributor 12:09am, February 11
Cassadee Pope gets engaged to longtime boyfriend | Rare News Cassadee Pope gets engaged to longtime boyfriend | Rare , Rare Country Contributor 10:38pm, February 10
Luke Bryan and wife Caroline show why they’re country music’s “happily ever after” News Luke Bryan and wife Caroline show why they’re country music’s “happily ever after” , Rare Country Contributor 2:22pm, February 10
Garth Brooks digs deep into his country roots for this showstopping, special performance News Garth Brooks digs deep into his country roots for this showstopping, special performance , Rare Country Contributor 10:03am, February 10
Lauren Alaina shows how far she's come since her eating disorder in revealing new photo News Lauren Alaina shows how far she's come since her eating disorder in revealing new photo , Rare Country Contributor 11:18am, February 9
Tears flow as Jamie Lynn Spears sings the song inspired by daughter Maddie News Tears flow as Jamie Lynn Spears sings the song inspired by daughter Maddie , Rare Country Contributor 9:57am, February 9
Sexy, sweet and sassy — these songs are a soundtrack for love News Sexy, sweet and sassy — these songs are a soundtrack for love , Rare Country Contributor 9:50am, February 9
This country music fan got way more than she bargained for from Garth Brooks News This country music fan got way more than she bargained for from Garth Brooks , Rare Country Contributor 3:01pm, February 8
We’ve love watching Scotty McCreery and girlfriend Gabi fall in love News We’ve love watching Scotty McCreery and girlfriend Gabi fall in love , Rare Country Contributor 12:32pm, February 8
Keith Urban sizzles with this impromptu performance on "Today" News Keith Urban sizzles with this impromptu performance on "Today" , Rare Country Contributor 11:34am, February 8
Chris Stapleton honors country music's gentle giant with this stripped-down performance News Chris Stapleton honors country music's gentle giant with this stripped-down performance , Rare Country Contributor 12:55pm, February 7