Crook & Chase: Nashville Chats

Crook & Chase: Nashville Chats

Hall of Fame broadcasters Lorianne Crook and Charlie Chase take you inside America's newest "it city" - Nashville! Crook and Chase connect you with the hottest country stars and Music City's most exciting personalities.... Show More

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February 25, 2020 37 min

Over the years, we’ve amassed a wonderful library of interviews with country’s biggest stars. Many of them were just starting out, we mean the VERY beginning. Such is the case with this edition of Crook & Chase Nashville Chats featuring Taylor Swift. This interview took place in May of 2006 within days of the release of her first single titled Tim McGraw. This is our first interview with then 16 year old Taylor, who made an inc... Read more

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Maddie & Tae: They ARE the "girl in a country song" - success, disaster, heartbreak, but through it all - love wins. Their fast lane to stardom turned out to be fraught with speed bumps. What happened to them has sunk many a career, but Maddie & Tae showed faith, perseverance, and a solid confidence in their talent. Hear them tell to Crook & Chase the true story of their friendship, heartaches, business woes, an... Read more

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February 11, 2020 34 min

You’re gonna get a kick out of country’s hot new group Gone West. Spearheaded by Grammy winner Colbie Caillat, they’ve settled in Nashville and are bringing their songwriting talents to life with a fresh new sound. Colbie is joined by Justin Young along with Nelly Joy and her husband Jason Reeves. Together these 2 couples and close friends are having a blast with their music hitting the chart, as well as their touring, which includ... Read more

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Little Big Town, one of country music’s most successful and awarded groups, has just released their 9th studio album called NIGHTFALL. Karen, Kimberly, Jimmy, and Philip debuted their new project at Carnegie Hall to launch the new year. After that exciting kickoff in the New York, they returned to Nashville to join Lorianne and Charlie on Nashville Chats. NIGHTFALL contains the band’s most emotional and personal music yet. They’ll ... Read more

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Global stars with stories to tell, Howard and David, the Bellamy Brothers let the love and laughter flow as they recount the wildest, funniest predicaments of their 45 year career! What happened on the family ranch when their prize bull ate the "plants" the young Bellamy's hid from their Dad; the day no one showed up at their outdoor concert; their road rules about beauty queens; and the reason both of them quit drinkin... Read more

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In the late 60s the theme song for the popular TV show Green Acres went like this : Green Acres is the place to be, farm living is the life for me, land spreadin' out so far and wide, keep Manhattan just give me that countryside". Those lyrics fit Dustin Lynch perfectly. He's one of country's hottest young stars and has just released his new hometown themed CD called TULLAHOMA. Named after his hometown just outside ... Read more

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A rare interview with Grammy award winning vocalist Patty Loveless. A superstar of the 1980's and 90's, Patty ducked out of the spotlight more than 15 years ago. In a rare appearance aboard the Country Music Cruise, Patty explains her absence - the mystery lies in her wedding vows; she details her journey from talented Pikeville, Kentucky teenager, to her unexpected friendship with Porter Wagoner and Dolly Parton, and her s... Read more

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January 7, 2020 35 min

Emotionally raw in his music. Intensely sensitive and private in person, Kip Moore lifts the veil to reveal his BIG decision to change his life. Plus, how he unknowingly impacted the life of fellow star and good friend Ashley McBryde. Ashley told us the story, now we tell Kip, and he is blown away! Hear the inside stories from one of music's coolest artists - Kip Moore. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.c... Read more

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December 31, 2019 32 min

David Ball’s celebration of the 25th anniversary of his signature hit THINKIN’ PROBLEM is underway and David has gone big time by releasing 3 new CDs within weeks of each other. Before hitting it big with THINKING PROBLEM in 1994, David was honing his craft as a member of an Americana-pioneering trio known as Uncle Walt’s Band. On this edition of Crook & Chase Nashville chats, David recalls those early days and who specifically... Read more

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December 24, 2019 52 min

With an impact on country music like no other, Clint Black assesses his 30 years as a superstar, husband, and father. His first-ever live album "Still Killin' Time" commemorates the legendary status of his 1989 debut album "Killin' Time" and delivers the complete range of his hit songs. Hear Clint express to Crook & Chase his most vivid life experiences; his most difficult, life changing decisions; and t... Read more

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Darin and Brooke Aldridge, award-winning husband and wife entertainers, share their story of love and music as they begin their journey into superstardom. Brooke is now a three-time Female Vocalist award winner from the International Bluegrass Music Association. Darin has already received the IBMA's coveted Mentor Award for using his extraordinary talents to cultivate the gifts of more than 1,000 aspiring singers and musicians.... Read more

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December 10, 2019 24 min

Hard work has taken Jason Aldean to the pinnacle of country music, being recognized multiple times as Entertainer of the Year as well as ACM Artist of the Decade.. Now Jason reaches another very personal milestone with the release of his 9th album called simply, 9. There are several reasons behind the title choice which Jason reveals to Lorianne and Charlie in Nashville Chats. Then things take a hilarious left turn, when we quiz hi... Read more

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December 3, 2019 30 min

When his teenage son, Jerry, was killed in a boating accident, country star Craig Morgan broke down. In a flash of divine inspiration he wrote a song that hurts but is helping others. "The Father, My Son, and The Holy Ghost" is a source of healing for those who have lost loved ones, but Craig tells Crook & Chase that singing it brings no comfort to him and why he will never heal from his family's tragic loss. Learn... Read more

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Have you ever thought about writing a song? Do you have the hidden talent that could bring fame and fortune into your life? Can songwriting be taught? How do you know when a song is finished? Here come the answers to those questions and more. This edition of Crook & Chase Nashville Chats features a visit with renowned singer/songwriter Victoria Shaw, who knows all the ins and outs of what it takes to create a hit. She's eve... Read more

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November 19, 2019 32 min

Besides being the CMA Record holder for most wins as Musician Of The Year, Mac McAnally has also written some of the most iconic songs to ever come out of Nashville. Mac joins Lorianne and Charlie on Nashville Chats to recall playing guitar in honky tonks at age 13, to playing guitar with Buffet as a member of the Coral Reefer Band, and everything in between. Mac is also one of the funniest guys you’ll ever meet as evidenced by his... Read more

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Luke Combs issues his sophomore album "What You See Is What You Get". Miranda has unleashed "Wildcard". Luke and Miranda each delve into the songs they wrote - and why. Luke says he's not what some people might expect a "star" to look like or act like, but hopes to inspire others who feel "different" to go for it. Miranda rebounds from her post-divorce years with a happier, more light-hearted... Read more

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November 5, 2019 38 min

Louise Mandrell of the famous Mandrell Family has released her first new album in 30 years! Still as beautiful and bold as she was making hit music and tv shows in the 80's and 90's, Louise barrels back into the spotlight with the album Playing Favorites, a collection of the classic country hits we all know and love. Louise also dishes about her famous sisters, Barbara and Irlene, and describes what her life has been like o... Read more

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He's not only loaded with energy, he's loaded with talent. Over the past few years, Chris Janson has stepped forward and topped the charts with his progressive style of modern country music. On this edition of Crook & Chase Nashville Chats, Lorianne and Charlie welcome Chris to discuss his project called REAL FRIENDS. The title alone opens up all sorts of conversation including the time his "real friend" Blake S... Read more

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Once a wild and nearly crazy country hell raiser, Brantley Gilbert is now a superstar. He's still a hell raiser, but unapologetically a family man of deep faith. He sings his story in the new album Fire & Brimstone. Brantley rocks his country music to the core, but for the first time let's his vulnerability peek through. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://news.iheart.com/podcast-advertisers

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October 15, 2019 50 min

Recording artist T.G. Sheppard was a runaway, living on the streets of Memphis at age 16. Amazingly, he meets Elvis, lives at Graceland for awhile, charts as a pop artist, was given a tour bus by Elvis, and after 12 number 1 hits is named “Most Promising Artist” in country music ! Say what ? Now after 22 years be drops a brand new CD !  T.G. Sheppard’s life adventures are just that!  It’s a poignant and often hilarious visit with o... Read more

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