Mike Thiel is a midwestern Millennial multimediaist with an appreciation for alliteration. (It’s all true!) His stories, photos and videos can be found on the USA Today Network, Taste of Country Network and other entertainment publications and websites around the world. Thiel has created numerous enterprise entertainment features and regularly interviews musicians, comedians, athletes, reality stars, movie producers and more. Currently based in Nashville, Thiel is exploring Music City’s evolving music and nightlife scene and is also a musician himself.
Would Scotty McCreery Ever Be a Judge on ‘American Idol’?
Remember, he has been on the other side of it.
Gretchen Wilson Reveals How Faith Hill Inspired ‘Redneck Woman’
Gretchen is country music's whiskey drinking, butt-kicking "Redneck Woman." But her inspiration for the career-making song is surprising.
Keith Urban Makes Nicole Kidman Blush With Surprise Serenade [Watch]
Keith Urban can still make his wife blush.
Chris Janson Electrifies 2018 ACM Awards With ‘Redneck Life’
He closed the show out with an incendiary performance.
Kenny Chesney Kicks Off 2018 ACM Awards With ‘Get Along’
Though he is a four-time ACM Entertainer of the Year award winner, Chesney was not nominated for any ACM Awards.
Totes Adorbs: Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani’s Cutest Photos Ever!
They have made so many cute moments, we've lost track!
Luke Bryan’s Chili Dog Christmas Tradition With His Mama Is Probably His Favorite
Unique traditions are the best kind. P.S., his mama sounds hilarious.
The ‘Ocean’s 8′ Trailer Is Made Even Better by Empowering ‘Boots Are Made for Walking’
A Loretta Lynn classic goes Hollywood in a new trailer for Ocean's 8.
Reid Perry of the Band Perry Undergoes Emergency Surgery
Reid Perry of the Band Perry had to make a trip to the emergency room over the weekend, and he documented his trip on social media.
Old Dominion Announce 2018 Happy Endings World Tour
Old Dominion have announced plans for their 2018 Happy Endings World Tour — a tour which begins in February and, so far, includes just six U.S. dates.