chris stapleton

Essays

Justin Timberlake, Performative Whiteness, and the Spectacle of Authenticity

'Man of the Woods' isn’t a pivot to whiteness, but feels more like a calculated pander to it.
Kristin Corry
2.2.18
grammys 2018

Logic, Khalid, and Alessia Cara Lead the Grammys' Memorial Segment

Chris Stapleton and Emmylou Harris honored Tom Petty, as well, and Lil Peep, Prodigy, and Combat Jack were saluted.
Noisey Staff
1.29.18
New music

Justin Timberlake and Chris Stapleton Duet for "Say Something"

The third 'Man of the Woods' single finds JT finally going country... sort of.
Phil Witmer
1.25.18
Premieres

Lee Ann Womack Feels a Lot Better Now Than She Used To

After a break from a major Nashville, Womack bounced around and found a new home in rootsy Americana.
Annalise Domenighini
9.12.17
Essays

Chris Stapleton's Not Here to Save Country Music and That's Just Fine

The artist's recent release 'From a Room: Volume 1' cements Stapleton's role in the evolving genre.
Annalise Domenighini
6.5.17
Interviews

Country Superstar Chris Stapleton's Still Got the Blues

The newly-minted country hero gets personal following his clean sweep of the Country Music Awards.
Annalise Domenighini
12.18.15
we saw this

Merle, America, and Me: Two Days of Freedom at the Biggest Honky Tonk in Texas

Billy Bob's Texas has three whiskey-soaked bars, two boot-scuffed dance floors, and an indoor rodeo arena. We visited to see Merle Haggard perform on Fourth of July weekend.
Jessica Ogilvie
7.9.15
Festivals 2015

Ten Things I Learned at Farmborough, New York City's First Country Music Festival

Yeehaw!
Kim Kelly
6.29.15
staff picks and good shit

Staff Picks and Good Shit for the Week of May 29

Here's what the Noisey editors were listening to this week.
Noisey Staff
5.29.15