Sterling Whitaker is a Nashville-based musician and music journalist. He is the author of two books: 'Unsung Heroes of Rock Guitar' and 'The Grand Delusion: The Unauthorized True Story of Styx.' He has appeared as a guest on VH1, BBC Radio and radio all over North America. Whitaker is also very involved in animal rescue.
Jerry Jeff Walker Dead at 78
The country community has suffered a devastating loss.
John Prine Dead at 73 From Coronavirus
Farewell to a true legend.
Kenny Rogers Dead at 81
American music has lost one of its all-time greats.
22 Dead After Tornado Sweeps Through Nashville Overnight
Prayers for Music City.
Mel Tillis Dead at 85
Mel Tillis, whose career spanned performing, songwriting, movies and television, has died after a long health battle.
911 Audio From Troy Gentry Helicopter Crash Reveals Mechanical Issues
The helicopter that crashed on Friday (Sept. 8) and killed Montgomery Gentry singer Troy Gentry and a pilot experienced mechanical issues for several minutes before the fatal accident, 911 audio has revealed.
‘The Voice’ Finalist Christina Grimmie Shot and Killed After Concert
In an incomprehensible tragedy, former The Voice contestant Christina Grimmie has been murdered. Many of her fellow alums have turned to social media to express their sorrow at the tragic news.
Merle Haggard Dead at 79
Merle Haggard has died after a series of recent health struggles. The legendary singer passed away on April 6, 2016, which was also his 79th birthday.